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Achilles Tendon

... tendon itis causes pain and often swelling over the Achilles tendon . The tendon is tender and ... s, or they may show up at the back of the scalp, over a knee or in the lungs . Achilles ... heel bone. Shin Splints pain and tenderness over the shin area ... Reflexes are measured as ...

Aging

... the pain . Often this takes three to five shots over the course of a week or two. Man aging ... Health Workforce Needs of an Aging Population over the past few years, ... A clinical diagnosis ... early detection of breast cancer . Studies show over 90% of breast cancer s can be demonstrated by ...

Alcoholism

... disease characterized by impaired control over the consumption of alcoholic beverages. ... a preoccupation with alcohol and impaired control over alcohol intake. Alcoholism , also called ... and 25 who drank alcohol before going to sleep, over the course of three nights. schizophrenia ...

Arthritis

... warmth, swelling , redness and pain . There are over 100 types of arthritis . Arthritis pain ... is almost 1 out of every 7 people. In people over 55 years of age, women are more likely to suffer ... durable substance that allows the bones to glide over each other with minimal friction and absorbs ...

Birth

... defects have been present in babies from all over the world, in families of all nationalities and ... In ascending order: displays social smile; rolls over by self; able to sit alone without support; ... 20, 1994) [DR. WOLF'S PATI ENT S AREN'T CRAZY over NEWER BIRTH CONTROL CHOICES] Blackout ...

Body weight

... advised. Weight gain of 3 or 4 pounds or more over 1 or 2 days may indicate fluid accumulation. ... in a position that distributes body weight over the entrire foot, including the arch, so they ... for height and build. Obese refers to being 20% over the target. AIDS W AST ING SYNDROME : ...

Bone Health

... bones, is a bone disease that develops slowly over the years. It can run in families and it can also ... Osteoporosis Risk: Bone Health Risks over 50 Hip Fracture s Expected to Soar Hip ... ways to assess your bone health . When repeated over time, it can be used to monitor your rate of bone ...

Bph

... of the prostate gland , commonly found in men over the age of 50. BPH is treated in many ways, ... after age 50. BPH is very common. Half of men over age 50 develop symptoms of PBH, but only 10% need ... one of the most common disease s to affect men over the age of 40, can run in families. Almost 50 per ...

Bridge

... family goes to on the East Coast requires driving over one of the world's longest bridge s. I always ... pound as we approach this huge bridge and go over it. - Develops a rash on the cheeks and ... the best drug regime. A "butterfly" rash over the cheeks and bridge of the nose affects about ...

Bulimia

... an increase in the number of cases of bulimia over the past 50 years in the U.S. Bulimia is a ... participated in the study which took place over eight weeks. Their results were compared with ... eating a large amount of food in a short time, over a couple of hours, and then purges by vomiting , ...

Burns

... if it is stuck to the burn . Run cool water over the burn unless the burn is several inches in size. Running water over a large burn might increase the risk of shock ... ; the cool irrigating compress (cool, wet cloth over it to reduce heat or sprinkle ...

Bursa

... Bursa e are small pouches or sacs that are found over areas where friction may develop and serve to ... Bursitis is inflammation of a bursa sac . over 150 bursa e are in the body. Bursa e are ... near joints where tendon s or muscle s pass over bony projections. They assist movement and ...

Cartilage

... durable substance) that allows bones to glide over each other with minimal friction. Cartilage ... arthritis can vary in intensity and may change over time. Arthritis involves inflammation of ... consisting of an outer layer that slides over the semirigid inner layer of cartilage and ...

Chronic renal failure

... : Slow progressive loss of kidney function over the span of years, resulting in permanent kidney ... stop working. As a rule, this process takes place over a period of a few years. What is going on in the ... of the kidney gradually declines, usually over a period of years. Chronic renal failure may ...

Condom

... or polyurethane. The condom must be fitted over the erect penis . Use condom s with a new ... disease .) ... Condom A thin sheath worn over the penis during sexual intercourse to ... Some men may prefer a drainage system that fits over the penis like a condom . You must take the ...

Copd

... affects 25 million individuals, most of whom are over the age of 50. Men are stricken more often than ... by smoking . The disease usually develops over time and occurs most often in people over age 45 who smoke and/or live where air pollution ...

Corns

... sides of your toes. Corns are always located over a bony prominence. What Causes Corns ? Like many ... corns tarch, in a saucepan. Bring these to boil over medium heat, and then reduce to simmer for about ... all the goodness is saved, too. Cook for 2 hours over a low heat with bay leaves and pepper corns . ...

Endocarditis

... heart defects? ENDOCARDITIS "Ice Bags over the heart . GENERAL METHOD"Improve the nerve ... ; severe hypertension (systolic pressure over 200 or diastolic pressure over 110); inflammation of the heart ( ...

Femur

... This means the knee doesn't slip and slide all over the place. Replacement of part of the femur . ... straightened, the kneecap glides back and forth over the end of the femur , or thighbone. The ... is interrupted, and the tip of the bone dies over a period of one to three weeks. The disorder ...

Fits

... noninvasive , patient-applied device which fits over the urinary meatus. Similar to applying a suction ... the device's cap while the device is positioned over the urinary meatus. Each person with diabetes ... ring that is placed inside the vagina fits over the cervix , covering it with the protective ...

Gastric

... part of the small intestine . This year, over 22,000 Americans will be diagnose d with ... food by mouth; rectal feeding ; Fomentation over stomach twice daily; well-protected Heating ... common in males than females, especially those over 40. It has a higher incidence in northern ...

Gum Disease

... . Gum disease is most likely to affect adults over 30, although anyone is at risk. Gum disease . ... can get trapped under a flap of gum that can grow over wisdom teeth , creating infections . Gum ... and Periodontal Disease .") Place goldenseal over the infected gums or mouth sores . Do this for ...

Incidence

... of a disease ) occurring in a given population over a certain period. The incidence of latex ... with age, and more than 70 percent of those over 40 years old have it to some degree. The ... from cervical cancer has significantly declined over the years because of prevention , screening, and ...

Mammography

... But the dosage is very low, and for women over age 40, the benefits of regular mammography ... Digit al mammography may have some advantages over conventional mammography . The images can be ... Seppa, Nathan, Mammograms Get Boost for Women over 40, Science News, February 3, 1998. Screenings ...

Myocarditis

... the means recommended above, except avoid Ice Bag over the heart . "Also see " Cardiac Problems." ... ; severe hypertension (systolic pressure over 200 or diastolic pressure over 110); inflammation of the heart ( ...

Osteoarthritis

... durable substance that allows the bones to glide over each other with minimal friction and absorbs ... , the most common type, occurs usually in people over 50. It tends to be more severe when the joints ... tissue s or organ s changes for the worse over time. Osteoarthritis , osteoporosis , and ...

Osteoporosis

... bones, is a bone disease that develops slowly over the years. It can run in families and it can also ... Osteoporosis mainly affects women over the age of 40, after the onset of menopause . ... . The effective dose increases for people over 40. High doses can increase your risk of ...

Palpation

... . Palpation may show thrill (vibration) over the heart . A stethoscope may reveal a ... . Palpation may show thrill (vibration) over the heart . A stethoscope examination of the ... organ s; and listening, ... Palpation over the joint while the patient opens and closes ...

Poison

... when people ingest or inhale lead , usually over a long period of time. Poison ivy and ... can occur when small amounts of CO are inhaled over a long time. It can also occur when large amounts of CO are absorbed over a short time, especially in a closed setting such ...

Poisoning

... when people ingest or inhale lead , usually over a long period of time. Poisoning Dr Trisha ... can occur when small amounts of CO are inhaled over a long time. It can also occur when large amounts of CO are absorbed over a short time, especially in a closed setting such ...

Polymyalgia rheumatica

... stiffness in the hips and shoulder s of people over the age of 50. Polymyalgia rheumatica ... a disorder that almost always occurs in persons over 50 years old. The cause is unknown. Typically, ... symptoms include headaches and tenderness over the temple ( temporal artery ). Findings ...

Rapidly progressive

... progressive loss of kidney function occurs over weeks to months. Rapidly progressive ... is a rapid deterioration in kidney function over a short time. This condition usually occurs when ... and progressive decline in kidney function over a three to six month period or less. Rapidly ...

Regurgitation

... AND REGURGITATION S OF FOOD "Fomentation over the stomach , twice daily; continuous Heating ... in the mouth that you feel maybe when you bend over to tie your shoes or when you're laying down at ... so hard to get down comes right back up -all over your shirt. Spitting up is as endemic to ...

Remission

... in degree or intensity) of symptoms altogether over a period of time. RENAL : Pertaining to the ... in the first year. The probability decreases over time. By 10 to 15 years from diagnosis , about ... the eyes per day, with these attacks clustered over a stretch of 1-2 months followed by a pain -free ...

Right

... Keep an eye out for gradual weight gain over time. Eat plenty of fruits and vegetables ... ... germs. The wave of relaxation moves up over the chin, lips and nose, the left eye and the ... ( chloasma or melasma ) is noted particularly over the patient's upper lip due to the taking of oral ...

Scar

... uterine lining. scar tissue that has grown over the site of an earlier infection foot ulcers ... or poor circulation ( Ulcers occur most often over the ball of the foot, on the bottom of the big ... external trauma , or injury to the body over the kidney area ... Disease develops when ...

Shoulder

... shoulder ed appearance. TREATMENT " It is easy, over the years, to let your posture collapse. Here are ... at the base of the spine. Then it moves up over the left forehead, over the left side of the top of the head and down ...

Synovia

... allow muscle s and tendon s to move smoothly over one another ( bursa e) ... This synovia l ... fingers, hand and wrist slide back and forth over the wrist structures. Osteoarthritis affects ... durable substance that allows the bones to glide over each other with minimal friction and absorbs ...

Temperature

... make sure he/she is not dressed too warmly or over bundled with blankets. Crying may also raise a ... fever was greatly feared ... a temperature over 102 degrees F (38.9 degrees C) that persists even ... incision , or if your temperature rises to over 100.4 degrees. The process of applying ...

Temporal

... ears. TEMPORAL HEADACHE (This is a pain over the side of the head, to the right and left ... For the immediate pain : Fomentation over side of head, face, and ear for ten minutes, ... symptoms include headaches and tenderness over the temple ( temporal artery ). Findings ...
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