Everyone’s discussing why did Lena Dunham tell about her hysterectomy (a surgery on the uterus, when it is removed). The director says she made it after many years of agonizing pain due to endometriosis. We understand the importance of speaking about such interventions aloud. Hysterectomy most important facts In the US, hysterectomy is the second … Continue reading Hysterectomy: Why Lena Dunham told about getting rid of the uterus
Despite the fact that irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) which causes pain and rumbling in the abdomen has been studied for several decades, its causes are still unknown. Our irritable bowel syndrome guide will help you understand the most important points. How to live with IBS? Can you treat it forever? What is irritable bowel syndrome … Continue reading Irritable bowel syndrome guide: What is it and how to defeat it?
Excess weight can cause serious diseases, not just make you feel unattractive. We picked most common obesity complications, divided into groups. So, here are seven systems of the body that are under risk in overweight people. Obesity complications: Liver First of all, weight gain seriously affects fat metabolism in the body, therefore causing liver problems. … Continue reading Obesity complications: 7 systems of the body to be affected first
Are medical scans, like X-ray, ultrasound, CT and MRI, totally safe? Some people avoid any kinds of medical imaging, others insist on regular “tomography of everything.” So, which approach is better? In fact, the usage of absolutely safe diagnostic imaging techniques seems impossible Pure facts about medical scans #1: Radiation First of all, not all … Continue reading Medical scans real and imaginary dangers
Every fifth adult person in the world suffers from hypertension, although many do not even know about it. Here is a full guide to hypertension treatment and prevention. Hope it will help you to notice high blood pressure, and lower it. What is hypertension? First of all, your blood pressure depends on the heart and … Continue reading Hypertension treatment: how can you lower your blood pressure?