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Lump on Back of Neck

Lump on Back of Neck

Saturday, March 26, 2011 4:06

The word 'lump' basically means an elevated structure that may occur in any part of the body. It is a type of localized enlargement, or an abnormal protrusion of the skin. Lump on back of neck is certainly an unwelcome change as it interferes with the normal movement ...

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Herniated Disc in Neck

Herniated Disc in Neck

Wednesday, March 9, 2011 3:49

In all, there are 24 segments of movable bones that form the spinal column. They are known as vertebrae. The cervical section or spinal column that lies in the neck region consist of 7 vertebrae. Each of these vertebrae are cushioned with soft cartilage tissue called disc. The ...

Neck Pain

Neck Pain

Tuesday, March 1, 2011 6:27

Has a constant neck pain become a cause of serious concern for you? Before I tell you about neck pain treatment options, let me give you some idea about common causes of neck pain. Sitting in a wrong posture for prolonged periods of time is one of the ...

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Anorexia Nervosa

Anorexia Nervosa

Thursday, February 24, 2011 4:33

Anorexia nervosa, commonly referred to simply as anorexia, is one type of eating disorder. More importantly, it is also a psychological disorder. Anorexia is a condition that goes beyond concern about obesity or out-of-control dieting. A person with anorexia often initially begins dieting to lose weight. Over time, ...

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Nose Acne

Nose Acne

Wednesday, February 23, 2011 6:57

Acne spares none' is one self-composed adage that I would like to feature in here. Acne is a condition that chases individuals from all walks of life. It gets obsessed with you from the day you step into your teens, hounds you well into your twenties and badgers ...

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Nail Diseases and Disorders

Nail Diseases and Disorders

Wednesday, January 26, 2011 2:48

Our bodies host a variety of microorganisms, some of which are beneficial to us.  These microorganisms also include bacteria and fungi. ...

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Nutrient Deficiency Diseases

Nutrient Deficiency Diseases

Wednesday, September 8, 2010 3:24

Nutrient deficiency diseases occur when there is an absence of nutrients  which are essential for growth and health. Lack of food leading to either malnutrition  or starvation gives rise to these diseases. Another cause for a deficiency disease  may be due to a structural or biological imbalance in ...

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Nose diseases

Nose diseases

Wednesday, September 8, 2010 3:21

Sinus Infection Introduction: Sinus infection is a very common problem these days and a large number of the people in the world suffer from it. The infection occurs when sinuses, located in between and behind the eyes and on either side of the nose, suffer from ...

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Nervous System Diseases

Nervous System Diseases

Wednesday, September 8, 2010 3:21

Welcome to Nervous System Diseases, a complete guide to diseases of the neurological system, with an emphasis on neurosurgical disorders. Our goal is to provide our readers with a complete, in depth introduction to surgical diseases of the nervous system that is accessible and understandable even if you ...

Neck Injury And Pain

Neck Injury And Pain

Wednesday, September 8, 2010 3:06

Your spinal cord contains the nerves that carry messages between your brain and body. The cord passes through your neck and back. A spinal cord injury is very serious because it can cause paralysis below the site of the injury. Alternative Names: Neck/spinal injury Considerations: When someone has ...

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