Each of your foot movement is loaded with your weight causing some strain. When you are on your feet for longer than usual then you will feel pain. Whether you stand, walk or do strenuous running, you will feel pain in the foot once in a while.
Herpes Zoster or shingles is a viral condition which manifests when your immunity is low. It happens on one side of the body along a nerve line. Initially it begins with tingeing/itching or numbness to finally turn into bull blown infection with blistering and oozing painful rash.
Cervical spondylosis is very common spinal problem which worsens with age. It is the wear and tear with aging that affects spinal disks in your neck. With time the disks dehydrate and shrink leading to osteoarthritis. It is also referred to as cervical osteoarthritis or neck arthritis.
You thought scratching will help so you keep scratching, but your itch doesn't stop. In fact it increases the itch as well as increases the risk of infection. Continuous scratching can cause damage to skin leading to infections.
Stye (sty) or hordeolum, is a harmless small reddish bump that can appear in or outside the eyelid. Most styes don’t require any treatment as they heal themselves and go away within a week, yet it is worthwhile to use certain simple home remedies to reduce the pain of stye and expedite the healing cycle.
Edema generally occur in hands, legs and feet, but it can occur on any other part of the body. Edema is a condition in which fluid is accumulated in the body tissues. Accumulation of fluid causes swelling of the body part.
In summer times your cracked heels may get more attention than the flip-flops you wanted to show off. But, you can get out of this embarrassing situation very quickly if you take these simple to follow actions to smother your cracked heels.
Chest congestion is a very common problem and almost everyone gets it once in a while. You begin to feel uncomfortable as your chest feels heavy with mucus, which builds up in the trachea and the respiratory tract.
It is common to have minor burns once in a while, particularly in the kitchen by steam or coming in contact with a hot object. Minor burns, also called the first degree burns are burns on the outer layer of skin. Skin becomes red and painful. Sun exposure burn can also fall into this category.
Ear Wax is a natural protective anti-bacterial and lubricating body fluid produced by the glands in the ear canal. Most of this natural ear wax is slowly excreted along with dead skin cells from the inner ear canal where it is produced and lived its useful life to the outer canal.
It is an embarrassing condition when your urine leaks out during laughing, coughing or sneezing. This unintentional loss of urine known as urinary incontinence can also be caused by other physical activities such as running and lifting weights.
If you are into sports, athletics or during a simple workout, then you are likely to get muscle cramps once in a while. Your cramps sometimes may not have any explainable reason. Most cramps last for a few seconds to 15 minutes and can be treated with home remedies.
It is most likely that you are searching for that magic pill, exercise or medication that can get rid of your back pain forever. Eventually most people find their back pain relief remedy through trial and error method.
When you begin to feel discomfort on cheeks and your mouth tastes foul, you may have salivary gland infection. There are 3 main sets of glands on both sides of the face that can get infected.
If you have been feeling tired for some time months with no apparent reason and doctors have not been able to diagonalize any specific medical condition.
If you have ever experienced Urinary Tract Infection or UTI, then you know the misery you had gone through. You don't want it again. You get the urge to pee, go to the toilet, but nothing comes out. You get back to your seat and a few minutes later you rush to the toilet.
Vaginal yeast infections are generally caused by bacteria and fungi (Candida). It can also be caused by a sexually transmitted disease. Under certain moist and favorable conditions cause the bacteria or fungus to multiply rapidly inside the vagina causing infection.
Bladder infections or cystitis are very common. Anyone can get them, but women are more prone to get as compared to men.
There are many different types of vomiting requiring different types of treatments. Following are the different types of vomiting classified based on root causes of vomiting:
A boil is a boil- painful and dis-comfortable. Most boils on thighs, groin, buttocks, arm pits, breasts, and face are hard reddened bumps filled with pus. They are also known as skin abscess. A cluster of boils formed is generally referred to as 'Carbuncle'.
So you have an earache. It may be due to an infection in the ear or ear canal. Every ear infection will cause earache in different degrees of severity. As a first aid you can treat it at home instead of going in for antibiotics.
Herpes is contagious and is caused by Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV). It is an infection that can directly be contracted through sex, kiss, and touch or even indirectly by sharing the personal items of the infected person.