What can make low libido worse?
In some cases, avoiding dealing with the cause, such as a relationship problem, can place added strain on your relationship and make it worse. If possible, it is best to identify the problem and deal …
What is angina?
Angina is the pain felt in the chest as a result of poor blood flow to the heart muscle. This leads to the heart muscle cells becoming starved for oxygen.
What is arthritis?
Arthritis is the inflammation of the joints, which can result from hundreds of disorders that affect the joints and the tissues that surround them.
What is interstitial lung disease?
Interstitial lung disease is the name used to describe a large group of medical conditions in which scarring of lung tissue leads to chronic breathing problems.
What is the 'Milwaukee protocol'?
The Milwaukee protocol is an experimental treatment that was developed in 2004 and saved the life of an unvaccinated teenager infected with rabies. The treatment involves placing the infected person u…
What restrictions are placed on driving vehicles?
Each state has different laws for people driving after a seizure. It is best to ask your doctor to check your state's requirements. Most states require a certain period of seizure-free time before you…
Who gets conversion disorder?
Anyone can get the disorder, but it is more common in females. It is often found together with other mental health conditions, such as depression, and/or difficult life experiences such as abuse, negl…
Will a migraine keep coming back?
People who have experienced a migraine may experience migraines in the future.
Will pectus excavatum get worse?
In about a third of cases, pectus excavatum will get more pronounced during puberty.
Are mosquito-borne illnesses contagious?
Mosquito-borne illnesses cannot pass directly from person to person; they must be transmitted by a mosquito. In rare cases, blood-to-blood contact can transmit a mosquito-borne illness from one person…
Are there different types of fetal alcohol syndrome?
There are different degrees of damage that alcohol can do to an unborn child. Fetal alcohol syndrome is at the extreme end of the scale, and there are also other diagnoses such as partial fetal alcoho…