Category: Parasitology

Treatment of Excessive Sweating Or Hyperhidrosis

Hyperhidrosis which is simply excessive sweating most often affects the palms, feet and face, causing embarrassment and interfering with daily chores. Excessive sweating is considered rare but recent estimates show that 2.8 percent of...

Different Types of Brain Tumors

Recent studies by the American Cancer Society shows that the death rates from cancer have significantly decreased in recent years. It is now 20% lower than its peak in 1991. While scientists still have...

Collapsed Lung

What is this Condition? Collapsed lung is an accumulation of air or gas between the membranes that enclose the lungs. The amount of air or gas that's trapped determines the degree of lung collapse....

Ticks and Fleas

Tis the season for ticks and fleas to drive our four legged furry friends crazy. If you've noticed your pets chewing at the base of their tail and / or scratching themselves a lot,...

Some Facts On ALS

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, ALS for short and also widely referred to as Lou Gehrig's Disease, is disorder that causes the death of neurons through the body that control voluntary muscles. It is characterized by...

All About Nosocomial Asthma

Asthma is a medical condition of the respiratory system that is detected through hyperactiveness of the respiratory system resulting in inflammation and obstruction of the airways due to cellular hyperresponsiveness. Both chronic and acute...

What Is Mitosis?

In cell biology, mitosis is part of the cell cycle. During the process of mitosis, four main stages happen. The phases are prophase, metaphase, anaphase, and telophase. Each stage has their specific meaning. Mitosis...

The Threats of a Painful Ovarian Cyst

Most ovarian cysts are simply functional or benign. However, if they are the hemorrhagic kind they can develop into ovarian cysts that cause intestinal pain. An ovarian cyst is a small enclosed volume within...