Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is an autoimmune disease. In this disease, the body’s body immune system wrongly attacks healthy tissue. It can affect the skin, joints, kidneys, brain, and other organs. This disease also know as Disseminated lupus erythematosus, SLE, Lupus, Lupus erythematosus, Butterfly rash – SLE, Discoid lupus.
One in every 3 adults in the United States has high blood pressure, or hypertension, inning accordance with 2016 estimates from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. As high blood pressure consists of 2 numbers- a higher and a lower number- there are 3 types of hypertension. High diastolic pressure- called diastolic hypertension- happens […]
While discovering mucus in your stool can be disconcerting, some mucus in the stool is normal. Mucus has a jelly-like quality and can be either white or yellowish in color. Its function is to coat and protect our intestinal tract, lungs, sinuses, and throat. This viscous compound coats the lining of the intestines and colon, […]
Hemorrhoids are typically brought on by increased pressure due to pregnancy, being overweight, or straining during defecation. By midlife, hemorrhoids typically become a continuous problem. By age 50, about half the population has experienced several of the timeless symptoms, that include rectal pain, itching, bleeding, and possibly prolapse (hemorrhoids that protrude through the anal canal). […]
The brown recluse is a spider found almost exclusively in the southwestern and midwestern United States. As its name suggests, the brown recluse has the tendency to reside in concealed areas, such as closets, attics, barns, and stacks of rocks or wood. It is a harmful spider, launching a harmful venom into the skin during […]
Some 110 cases of botulism take place in the United States each year, according to the National Institutes of Health. When an individual eats food contaminated by Clostridium botulinum, the bacteria produces a nerve toxin in the body that might cause paralysis and death if not dealt with, inning accordance with the Centers for Disease […]