Medical Conditions: A-G
Diaper rash is a skin condition affecting the area beneath and around an infant’s perineal area. Diaper rash is a common condition. It generally affects babies between the ages of 4 and 15 months. Diaper rash may become more noticeable when babies begin consuming solid foods.
The human body suffers from dehydration when it has not received an adequate intake of liquid to function properly, or when the loss of water from the body exceeds the intake. We lose water from our body by sweating, urinating, and exhaling when we breathe. Physicians recommend that an adult intake at least eight full… [Continue Reading]
Medical Conditions: H-N
This is damage caused to the nerves of the peripheral system. It can be caused by a disease or trauma to the nerves. Systematic illness can also be a cause of peripheral neuropathy. Peripheral neuropathy has four patterns: • Autonomic neuropathy • Polyneuropathy • Mononeuritis multiplex • Mononeuropathy
What are hemorrhoids? Hemorrhoids are small blood vessels in the anal canal located between the anus and the rectum that help to control bowel movements. Hemorrhoids are a natural part of the human anatomy. When healthy, hemorrhoids act as a cushion that lines the anal sphincter and helps the passage of stool. When hemorrhoids are… [Continue Reading]