Tag: symptoms

Lamictal Rash

December 23, 2014 | 0

Lamictal or Lamotrigine is a drug used in treating epilepsy and bipolar disorder mainly in treating seizures. Also the U.S Food and Drug Administration has approved Lamictal for Lennox-Gastaut syndrome and prominently for disorders related to mental illness. Sometimes it is also prescribed for off-label uses, even depending upon the kind of pain even though […]

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Phlegm after Eating

September 16, 2014 | 0

There are people who will feel like clearing their throat or coughing up phlegm after they have taken a meal. Phlegm, also known as sputum, is a thick, slippery, and sticky secretion that is produced by the throat and other respiratory passages in an effort to eliminate or clear the airway. Sputum contains mucus and […]

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Blackheads on Chin

September 12, 2014 | 0

Skin conditions occur more often in the population with a frequency of approximately 70%. They range from subtle to very severe and life threatening conditions. One of these conditions is blackheads. Blackheads can occur anywhere on your skin but they have a predilection to occur on the skin that is found in more oily areas […]

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Copper Taste in Mouth

September 10, 2014 | 0

Copper taste in your mouth is also called metallic taste or dysgeusia.  This disorder is essentially a distorted sense of taste in your mouth. Any interference of the normal taste pathway can lead to lack or change in the normal sense. Taste is essentially a combination of other senses. The taste buds in your mouth […]

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Sore Inside Nose

September 8, 2014 | 0

A sore, also known as an ulcer or skin lesion, can affect any epithelial surface in your body. Ulcers on mucocutaneous regions such as the inside lining of your nose or mouth are usually very painful. Nasal sore almost always will present with features of inflammation. Inflammation is basically a swelling that occurs when your […]

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Baking Soda for Dandruff

September 8, 2014 | 0

Your skin is made up of layers of cells that are frequently shed off and replaced by other cells from the deepest skin layer. This scenario is also encountered in the skin covering your scalp. However, when the rate and number of skin cells shed from the scalp exceed the normal range, a condition called […]

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Olive Oil for Lice

September 7, 2014 | 0

Lice are parasitic insects that attach to any part of your body and feed on your blood. They are tiny and wingless. They normally attack people of young age especially school going children because of the close personal contact and sharing of items in these groups. Older individuals may also be affected especially those with […]

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Indian Fire Rash

August 29, 2014 | 0

Rash is a skin manifestation of both systemic and local medical conditions. Most skin rashes are due to either allergic or infective causes. The Indian fire rash, commonly known as impetigo,  is a communicable skin infection that mostly affects children and infants. It manifests as red ulcers on the face particularly on the nose and […]

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Chlorine Rash

August 29, 2014 | 0

The elevations that occur on the skin after an episode of contact with chlorine either in a swimming pool or from other sources is called chlorine rash. It is commonly known as swimming pool rash because many such incidences are witnessed after exposure to chlorinated water in swimming pools. This rash develops on your skin […]

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Lymph Node Locations

April 29, 2014 | 0

What are lymph nodes? The lymph node is one the most essential parts of our immunity system. Lymph glands or lymph nodes are distributed throughout the body. It is an oval shaped organ and forms an integral part of the lymphatic system. They can also be referred to as a group of other immunity cells. […]

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