What are Kidney Stones? Symptoms and Treatment

Solid masses made of crystals inside the kidneys are known as kidney stone or renal calculi. These stones are usually formed inside our kidneys but in some cases, they can also form along your urinary tract. Urinary tract consists of urethra, bladder, ureter and kidneys. These stones cause severe pain in patients. Types of Kidney…

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When Will The Pandemic End?

Recently all of us have had the same question on our minds and that is, when will the pandemic end? It has been one and a half years, and people are still struggling at the hands of this virus. We have seen different vaccines coming forth in this time span; some were successful in the…

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Why Do We Get Hiccups?

Diaphragm is the muscle which separates our chest from our abdomen and plays a vital role in breathing. When this muscle contracts we get hiccups. Every time the diaphragm contracts it is followed by a sudden closure of our vocal cords and this is why a typical “hic” sound is produced. There are many causes…

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Why Do Children Eat Dirt? Causes And Treatment

Parents in most cases are really worried because their toddler is not eating well when it comes to food. However they like to put everything else right into their mouths. In most cases it is very normal because children at this age are very active and like to explore all that they can put their…

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What Is Sleepwalking And How Is It Dangerous?

Have you ever slept at one place and woke up at another? If so, you might be one of the 7% people in the world who have experienced sleepwalking once in the lives. Sleepwalking also known as somnambulism, is more common in children. However, 1.5% of adults face this problem even beyond their childhood years.…

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Why Do We Sneeze?

Sneezing, also known as sternutation is one of our body’s basic self-defense mechanisms against invading foreign particles, bugs or bacteria. When a foreign matter like a particle of dirt, dust, pollen or a smoke particle enters our nose, it causes a tickle or an irritation and as a result our body senses it. This is…

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Why Don’t I Dream At Night?

Dreams are the succession of different images, emotions, sensations and ideas which usually occurs in a human brain when a person is going through different stages of their sleep. Some people dream more than other people. Some of us feel like we dream but when we wake up in the morning we don’t remember anything…

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Arthritis, Its Causes and Treatments

Arthritis is a term used for a number of health condition related to swollen joints. There are about 200 conditions of arthritis. There  are different causes which affect joint health. The tissues around the joints and the other tissues which are connective to the joint tissues are also effected by arthritis. Arthritis is a rheumatic…

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How To Avoid The Risk Factors Of Breast Cancer?

Breast cancer is a disease where the breast cells show an abnormal growth. It is the most common type of cancer amongst the women worldwide. Nearly 2 million cases of this cancer are diagnosed globally every year. But this cancer is not solely diagnosed in women but in men too. About 1% of all the…

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Is detox water helpful in weight loss?

There is lots of health benefits associated with staying hydrated. Drinking 8-12 glasses of water a day is highly recommended by the doctors for your body to function properly. Some people think that if there are some additional ingredients added to the water, it enhances its health benefits and actually helps with weight loss. Here…

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