Diseases

Chondrodermatitis nodularis chronica helicis (CNH)

Chondrodermatitis
What is Chondrodermatitis? Chondrodermatitis, CNH or Winkler’s Disease is a common but not commonly understood complaint affecting the helix or antehelix of the ear. Unless treated correctly the problem is chronic and leads to years of disturbed sleep. What does chondrodermatitis look like? The condition initially presents itself as a sore or painful lesion on the outer...

3 Things You Can Do to Reduce Your Risk of Colorectal Cancer

Cancer is indiscriminate. It isn’t fair. It affects who it wants, and the afflicted don’t have a say in the matter. While some factors can put an individual at greater risk, cancer can also develop in otherwise healthy individuals and non-smokers. Colorectal cancer is especially dangerous as it’s often asymptomatic as it develops. While...

End of life care for patients with cancer at an advanced stage ,When to stop treatment against cancer?

If you have cancer and you have tried many treatments without success, it can be very difficult to know when to stop treatment. Sometimes, despite the best care, cancer continues to spread. Although the situation is difficult to accept, the best thing to do at this point would be to discontinue treatment against cancer....

All you need to Know about Endovenous Laser Therapy

About 40% of the adult population has varicose veins – superficial vessels in the leg that are abnormally dilated, twisted or lengthened.  Varicose veins rise and bulge above the surface of the skin and may be uncomfortable. If untreated, they may result in more severe medical conditions like leg ulcers and phlebitis. Skilled physicians use...

Herbal Supplements – Natural Treatment for Amenorrhea & Irregular Periods

Amenorrhea is defined as the absence of menstruation. This is normal before puberty (puberty normally occurs by age 14), after Menopause, and during pregnancy and breastfeeding. It is considered abnormal at any other time in a woman's life. This article shares the possible causes for amenorrhea at times in a female's life when it...