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Digestive Enzymes

Digestive Enzymes

Saturday, April 9, 2011 4:23

Digestive enzymes are enzymes in the alimentary tract with a purpose of breaking down components of food so that they can be taken up by the organism. Digestive enzymes include pancreatic enzymes, plant-derived enzymes, and fungal-derived enzymes. Different enzymes with different functions. In humans, digestion begins in the ...

Ear Infection

Ear Infection

Friday, April 8, 2011 6:27

Infection can affect the ear canal (otitis externa), the eardrum, or the middle ear (otitis media). Most ear injuries are caused by pressure changes during direct injury (such as a blow to the ear) or sport scuba diving, but, a persistently painful ear may signal an infection that ...

Elbow Bursitis

Elbow Bursitis

Saturday, March 26, 2011 6:37

Bursae are thin, slippery sacs located throughout the body that act as cushions between bones and soft tissues. They contain a small amount of lubricating fluid that allows the skin to move freely over the underlying bone....

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Enlarged Prostate

Enlarged Prostate

Wednesday, March 9, 2011 3:32

The prostate gland is located just below the bladder and surrounds the urethra, the tube that carries urine from the bladder to the outside. The main function of the prostate is to secrete fluids that nurture the sperm that come out with ejaculation....

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Pink Eye Home Remedy

Pink Eye Home Remedy

Monday, March 7, 2011 6:40

Pink eye or conjunctivitis is a kind of eye infection which results in reddening of the eye. It is as common as common cold, but it leads to the the most annoying and irritating situation. Constant itching of the eye, throbbing pain, stickiness and excessive discharge from the ...

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Ear Pain When Swallowing

Ear Pain When Swallowing

Tuesday, February 15, 2011 6:00

Other Ear-Related Problems What is Eustachian Tube Dysfunction? The Eustachian tube is a small canal that connects the middle ear (behind the eardrum) to the back of the nose and upper throat. Its purpose is to equalize the air pressure in the middle ear with the outside environment. Eustachian ...

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Endometriosis

Endometriosis

Saturday, January 29, 2011 3:07

Endometriosis is a medical condition, wherein the cells that are normally found in the intra uterine lining grow on organs outside the uterus. Endometriosis Anne had never ...

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ECZEMA HERPETICUM

ECZEMA HERPETICUM

Saturday, January 29, 2011 1:05

Eczema herpeticum, initially described by Kaposi in 1887, is a potentially life-threatening herpetic super infection of a pre-existing skin disease. Eczema Herpeticum occurs as a result of the eczema being infected with the herpes simplex virus, the virus that produces cold sores. It is important to avoid skin ...

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Ear Anatomy

Ear Anatomy

Wednesday, January 19, 2011 4:25

Introduction The ears are paired sensory organs comprising the auditory system, involved in the detection of sound, and the vestibular system, involved with maintaining body balance/ equilibrium. The ear divides anatomically and functionally into three regions: the external ear, the middle ear, and the inner ear. All three ...

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Eye Anatomy

Eye Anatomy

Saturday, January 15, 2011 4:47

The human eye has been called the most complex organ in our body. It's amazing that something so small can have so many working parts. But when you consider how difficult the task of providing vision really is, perhaps it's no wonder after all. (Mouse over the ...

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