Allergies: Types and Treatment

Allergy is a reaction of the body’s immune system to a particular substance that is usually harmless otherwise but the body does not accept that. The substances to which the body might react vary from person to person. Such reaction usually creates lot of discomfort but is not necessarily similar

Cramps in Body, Calf Muscles

A cramp in the body muscles is a sudden contraction of a single muscle or a group of muscles. It is an involuntary contraction and can occur anywhere in the body but is more commonly found in the calf muscles, abdominal muscles and fingers of both hands and feet. It

Endometritis Symptoms, Treatment

What is Endometritis? Endometritis is the medical term used to describe the inflammation of the endometruim, the inner lining of the uterus. The inflammation may be caused by infection brought on by the use of various devices inserted for birth control, sexually transmitted diseases (STD) such as chlamydia, surgery, abortion

Obesity (Weightloss) – Treatment

What is Obesity? While there is a technical definition of obesity, it can also be defined as abnormally increased surface area of the body. Being obese or being overweight are two different things. A person may be overweight but may not be obese. For example, the sportsmen may be overweight

Snoring: Causes and Treatment

What is snoring? When the air of breath during sleep becomes excessively turbulent and causes the tissues of nose and throat to vibrate and produce a particular sound, it is called snoring. This sound can be mild or loud enough to be heard from a distance. Essentially, snoring occurs during