Anorexia nervosa is a psychiatric diagnosis that describes an eating disorder characterized by low body weight and body image distortion. Individuals with anorexia often control body weight by voluntary starvation, purging, vomiting, excessive exercise, or other weight control measures, such as diet pills or diuretic drugs.
Many individuals who experience signs of a heart attack allow them to go unnoticed. Ignoring the tale-tell signs of a heart attack can cause the problem to be much more serious than necessary, potentially leading to heart failure and even death. [Read more →]
December 21, 2013 Comments Off
Now that your surgery is approaching get a manicure, pedicure and haircut. They will be the last for at least eight weeks. Heck, if you can afford it, throw in a massage. If you like baths, take a long hot soak with lots of bubbles. This will be the last time you will be using your tub for that activity for some time. [Read more →]
November 18, 2013 Comments Off
Pressure Feeling In Both Arms
Blood pressure (bp), sometimes referred to as arterial blood pressure, is the pressure exerted by circulating blood upon the walls of blood vessels, and is one of the[...]
Pressure ulcers, also known as decubitus ulcers or bedsores, are localized injuries to the skin and/or underlying tissue that usually occur over a bony prominence as[...]
What are high blood pressure and prehypertension? blood pressure is the force of blood against the walls of arteries. blood pressure rises and falls during the day.[...]
Treatment of high blood pressure. it is important to take steps to keep your blood pressure under control. the treatment goal is blood pressure below 140/90 and lower[...]
De schildklier, de glandula thyreoidica glandula thyreoidea of verkort het thyroïd is een klier die bij alle gewervelde dieren voorkomt. de schildklier vertoont bij[...]
Blood pressure is the force of blood against the walls of arteries. blood pressure is noted as two numbers the systolic pressure (as the heart beats) over the[...]
Blood pressure is a measurement of the force against the walls of your arteries as your heart pumps blood through your body. hypertension is another term[...]
High blood pressure (hypertension) is generally considered to be a blood pressure reading greater than or equal to 140 mm hg (systolic) or greater than or equal to 90[...]
Childhood breathing problems can be stressful and frightening for parents. After all, you want your child to be able to play just like every other child. You don’t want him or her to have to live in a bubble or struggle to breathe.
Brain tumors is a complex problem, so its handling requires managers team consisting of several expert-usually led by a neurosurgeon, and will involve a neurologist, radiologist, anesthesiologist-neurological, oncology and radiotherapy. Although no exact cause of the underlying disease of the brain tumor, but suspected there are several risk factors, including: 1. Brain tumors are more [...]