Tag: Internal Medicine

Our diet consists of a myriad of things and one of the major components is sugar. We all know how detrimental it can be when taken in excess. Not only would it harm your teeth, but it can affect your…

Ever wondered how your once full hair became scanty?   Keeping what’s left of your hair is now one of your topmost priorities, and I’m happy about that. Alongside other exciting methods, you must have also heard of the usage…

Quality, consistent sleep is a vital part of your health and happiness. You probably already know that too little sleep can lead to lowered energy levels and increased anxiety levels, but did you know that it can impact your sex…

Dwarfism is short stature condition that is the result of a genetic mutation. People are born with the mutation, and anyone under the height of 4 feet, 10 inches is considered a dwarf. There are different types of dwarfism: disproportionate dwarfism…

Obesity is an outcome of metabolic disorder and characterized by excessive fat accumulation in the body. Body mass index (BMI) is the biomarker of obesity measurement. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), higher BMI level of approximately 30 kgs/m2…

Hair loss occurs when a person loses hair in patches or all over. It can occur on the scalp or other areas of the body. It can affect almost anyone, but it is more common in men. Some people lose…

Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) is a rare and deadly disease with a high mortality rate. It was first reported in 1976 near River Ebola in the democratic republic of Congo. There have been multiple outbreaks of EVD reported in Africa…

Diphtheria is an infectious disease caused by the bacteria Corynebacterium diphtheria. In 1921 206,000 cases of diphtheria were noted in the USA. With the advent of a vaccine for this disease the incidence of this disease has plummeted significantly. In…

Lead Poisoning: Symptoms And Treatment | HealthSoul

Lead poisoning occurs when your body accumulates too much lead over the course of months or even years. While more common in the developing world, the illness still exists in parts of the developed world, especially in areas with dated…

Carbon monoxide poisoning happens when carbon monoxide builds up to dangerous levels in your bloodstream, resulting in tissue damage and eventually death if left untreated. Unfortunately, carbon monoxide, which is a gas, is odorless, colorless, and tasteless and comes from…