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Urinary Retention in Women

Urinary Retention in Women

Friday, May 13, 2011 3:18

If you get the urge of urinating, but when you actually do it, you find it difficult to pass urination while your trying hard to release the pressure off your bladder…then it is the problem of urinary retention that you are suffering from! When a person suffers from ...

Common STD Symptoms

Common STD Symptoms

Friday, May 13, 2011 1:07

Here are some of the most common STDs and their symptoms. It's important to remember that you can get and pass many of these diseases through different forms of sex (vaginal, anal, and oral). See your doctor right away for STD testing if you think that you might have ...

Small or Large for Dates

Small or Large for Dates

Friday, April 1, 2011 6:36

As part of your antenatal care your doctor or midwife will regularly monitor your baby's size to check that they're developing and growing healthily. This is usually done by measuring your fundal height, the distance in centimeters between the top of your pubic bone and the top of ...

Hemorrhoids Symptoms in Men

Hemorrhoids Symptoms in Men

Tuesday, March 22, 2011 5:54

The veins that are located in the anus and lower rectum, due to certain reasons, may swell up or suffer inflammation. These swollen veins are known as hemorrhoids, or better known as piles. The condition is one of the most common medical conditions. However, most people do not ...

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Hemorrhoids Symptoms in Women

Hemorrhoids Symptoms in Women

Tuesday, March 22, 2011 5:48

A precise definition of hemorrhoids does not exist, but they can be described as masses or clumps ("cushions") of tissue within the anal canal that contain blood vessels and the surrounding, supporting tissue made up of muscle and elastic fibers. The anal canal is the last four centimeters ...

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Fertility Problems in Men

Fertility Problems in Men

Friday, March 18, 2011 4:23

Fifty percent of fertility problems that couples experience are cause by a problem with male fertility. There are several things that can cause fertility problems in men. Some of the most common can include low sperm motility, low sperm count, abnormal sperm, sperm allergies, and varicocele. If ...

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Heartburn Symptoms in Pregnancy

Heartburn Symptoms in Pregnancy

Saturday, March 12, 2011 6:19

Pregnancy can be a wonderful time in the life of a woman. It can be a exhilarating experience to give birth to a new life. But, during pregnancy, there are several problems that she might face, problems which she had never faced when she was not pregnant and ...

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Down Syndrome

Down Syndrome

Saturday, March 12, 2011 6:13

What is Down Syndrome? Down syndrome is set of mental and physical symptoms that result from having an extra copy of Chromosome 21. Normally, a fertilized egg has 23 pairs of chromosomes.  In most people with Down syndrome, there is an extra copy of Chromosome 21 ...

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Testicular Self Exam

Testicular Self Exam

Thursday, March 10, 2011 4:19

Testicular self-examination is an examination of the testicles. The testicles (also called the testes) are the male reproductive organs that produce sperm and the hormone testosterone. They are located in the scrotum under the penis. ...

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Testicular Cancer

Testicular Cancer

Thursday, March 10, 2011 3:25

Testicular Cancer: Testicular cancer or cancer of the testicles is caused due to the growth of carcinogenic cells in the testicles. There is no exact cause known of how testicular cancer is caused in men....

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