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  • Appendicitis

    Appendicitis is inflammation of the appendix. It is most common between the ages of 10 and 30 years and rare under the age of 5. Making a diagnosis in the under 5's is rather difficult . ... Read more

    November 10, 2016 at 05:30 AM
  • Newborn nutrition: 0 to 6 months

    Here is a brief summary of infant nutrition from 0 to 6 months. From birth up to 4-6 months Doses for bottle-feeding Practical advice Milk terminology ... Read more

    November 10, 2016 at 04:46 AM
  • Badminton - Benefits and disadvantages

    Benefits Coordination, flexibility, endurance, visual acuteness In the long run Contraindications A non-contraindication certificate Badminton and children ... Read more

    Sport and health
    October 29, 2013 at 07:57 AM
  • Knowing the warning signs during pregnancy

    Uterine contractions Loss of blood Abdominal pain Breaking of waters, loss of amniotic fluid Decrease in fetal ... Read more

    October 29, 2013 at 07:49 AM
  • Allergic rhinitis and allergic conjunctivitis

    Symptoms of allergic rhinitis Other Nonspecific irritating allergens Links between the nose and the lungs Rhinitis and asthma Perennial rhinitis occurs throughout the year Seasonal rhinitis, commonly called hay fever Classification of ... Read more

    November 12, 2013 at 04:56 AM
  • Laryngitis - Croup and Epiglottitis

    Laryngitis is characterized by an inflammation of the larynx, the organ found at the junction between the pharynx and trachea. This is the main organ of phonation, i.e. the ability to speak. The larynx contains two vocal cords as well as ... Read more

    November 10, 2016 at 06:03 AM
  • Memory tests for Alzheimer's disease

    Memory tests are essential to aid diagnosis in Alzheimer's disease and are used to assess severity. Mini-Mental State ... Read more

    Alzheimer's disease
    November 5, 2013 at 01:44 PM
  • Nutrition of very young children, from 4 months to 1 year

    Here are a few important points on infant nutrition from 4 to 12 months. From 4-6 months Introduce things only one at a time Green vegetables Stewed fruit without sugar Discovering meats and proteins (from about 7 to 8 months) From 8 - 9 ... Read more

    September 25, 2010 at 09:42 AM
  • The clitoris and the G spot

    The Clitoris G spot Do men have a G spot? G spot enlargement Do men know about the clitoris and G spot? Sexual pleasure in a woman arises from ... Read more

    February 18, 2014 at 09:29 AM
  • Tests carried out during pregnancy

    Blood tests HCG hormone levels Knowing your blood group and Rhesus Negative Detect Syphilis Detect HIV (AIDS) Check you are protected against ... Read more

    November 13, 2013 at 08:23 AM
  • Fruits which reduce cholesterol

    Fresh fruits Anti-oxidants Oleaginous fruits Eat apples Benefits of foods Fresh fruits Fresh fruits contain vitamins and are high ... Read more

    March 18, 2014 at 10:05 AM
  • Benefits of exercise on the skeletal frame and muscles

    Bone development Improve muscular strength Improved resistance to fractures A better resistance of the ligaments and ... Read more

    Sport and health
    April 3, 2013 at 01:01 PM
  • Dangers of yo-yo dieting (repeated weight loss and weight gain)

    Bad diets lead to yoyo effect Effects of yoyo diets on health To lose weight quickly by doing a diet, then regaining ... Read more

    November 4, 2009 at 04:15 AM
  • What do cigarettes, cigars and beedies contain?

    What are the effects of nicotine? Tar Carbon monoxide, CO Additives Irritants Cigars Light-brand cigarettes Beedies Rubbing tobacco Cigarettes are made ... Read more

    November 13, 2013 at 10:59 AM
  • Relieving tired heavy legs

    Place your legs in cold water Massage Raise your legs Herbs and fruits that help..... Consult a doctor Nearly 70% of women are concerned by the problem of heavy, tired legs. Poor circulation and heredity conditions can exacerbate symptoms, ... Read more

    Beauty care
    November 5, 2013 at 01:46 PM
  • Penis size

    Penile size Body dysmorphic disorder Penile Enlargement Non-surgical methods Surgical methods Increasing the length Increasing the thickness (girth) Approximately 50% of men believe that their penises are too small. Men correlate the size ... Read more

    October 29, 2013 at 07:45 AM
  • Sore throat - swollen ganglion

    Definition Symptoms Other symptoms Causes Viral or bacterial angina Nasopharyngitis Allergy Laryngitis Other causes Definition Sore throats cause ... Read more

    Winter diseases
    November 23, 2013 at 06:20 AM
  • Putting on weight and psychological factors

    Factors to consider before embarking on a diet Psychological causes for putting on weight Stress, anxiety Other psychological causes Personal history and childhood Psychological effects of putting on weight Do I consult help before ... Read more

    November 13, 2013 at 11:06 AM
  • Angioedema and anaphylactic shock

    Angio-oedema Anaphylactic shock Angio-oedema Angio-oedema is a sub type of urticaria.. It often appears in the face, lips and eyelids. It happens suddenly, causing swelling of the mucous membranes in the throat and larynx, creating a ... Read more

    December 7, 2010 at 05:34 PM
  • Swimming: benefits and contraindications

    Advantages of swimming Practice swimming in 1 or 2 sessions per week Drawbacks of swimming Vary the types of swimming Minus points when practicing intensively Precautions A slender perfect body Swimming ... Read more

    Sport and health
    April 13, 2011 at 04:07 PM