A Complete Medical Guide and Prevention For Heart Diseases,  Volume I; Palpitations

A Complete Medical Guide and Prevention For Heart Diseases, Volume I; Palpitations

Cardiopathy, commonly known as cardiac disease or heart disease, is an hyponym for a various diseases affecting the heart. Since 2007, it is one of the major cause of death in the United States, Canada and some European countries such as England and Wales, representing about 25.4% of the total deaths in the United States. […]

Complete Medical Guide for Disease Volume VII; Atopic Dermatitis

Complete Medical Guide for Disease Volume VII; Atopic Dermatitis

Atopic dermatitis (AD, a type of eczema) is an inflammatory, chronically relapsing, non-contagious and pruritic (that is, itchy) skin disorder. It has been given names like “prurigo Besnier,” “neurodermitis,” “endogenous eczema,” “flexural eczema,” “infantile eczema,” and “prurigo diathésique”. The skin of a patient with atopic dermatitis reacts abnormally and easily to irritants, food, and environmental […]

Complete Medical Guide for Disease Volume XVI; Juvenile Arthritis

Complete Medical Guide for Disease Volume XVI; Juvenile Arthritis

Childhood Arthritis (JA) also known as Juvenile arthritis is any form of arthritis or arthritis related conditions which affects individuals under the age of 16. Juvenile Arthritis is a chronic, autoimmune disease affecting approximately 294 000-250 000 children and teens making juvenile arthritis one of the most common childhood diseases in the US. Three classifications […]

Complete Medical Guide for Disease Volume VI; Arthritis

Complete Medical Guide for Disease Volume VI; Arthritis

Arthritis (from Greek arthro-, joint + -itis, inflammation; plural: arthritides) is a form of joint disorder that involves inflammation of one or more joints. There are over 100 different forms of arthritis. The most common form, osteoarthritis (degenerative joint disease), is a result of trauma to the joint, infection of the joint, or age. Other […]

Complete Medical Guide for Disease Volume XX; Osteoarthritis

Complete Medical Guide for Disease Volume XX; Osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis (OA) also known as degenerative arthritis or degenerative joint disease or osteoarthrosis, is a group of mechanical abnormalities involving degradation of joints, including articular cartilage and subchondral bone. Symptoms may include joint pain, tenderness, stiffness, locking, and sometimes an effusion. A variety of causes—hereditary, developmental, metabolic, and mechanical—may initiate processes leading to loss of […]