Anytime there is bleeding inside of the body it is called internal bleeding. Several symptoms signal a person may be suffering from bleeding inside of their body. Damage that occurs outside of the bod
Hidradenitis suppurativa describes a chronic skin disease causing inflammation of the sweat glands and hair follicles. Medical science also refers to this condition as acne inversa. Patients notice th
There are a total of three bones in your shoulder. The clavicle, humerus, and scapula. They all serve their own essential role in keeping your shoulder in place. The ball and socket fit together snugg
The varicella-zoster virus is the virus responsible for both chickenpox infections as well as shingles. It can be easily combated through childhood vaccination. That being said, there are some unvacci
It can happen to anyone, but some people are more prone to it than others. Traveler’s diarrhea is a major inconvenience, and something nobody wants to deal with. While many people suffer from diarrhea
A healthy adult spine has a natural S-shape when viewed from the side. The three curves; one around the neck, the other on the lower back and the third one on your mid-back are responsible for the spi
Broca’s Aphasia is a condition that causes a person to lose part or all of their ability to speak and communicate clearly. It can affect everyone differently. Some people lose the ability to speak com
Avulsion fractures are one of the most common types of fractures there are, and every emergency room sees at least a few hundred cases of avulsion fractures per year. Pain, discomfort and bruising are
Foot injuries are quite common and among those the most often experienced is a broken toe. The small bones of the toes are called phalanges. Your foot has 26 bones in all, 14 of those being phalanges.
Ovarian torsion is a condition where the ovary wraps around the ligament that holds it in place. It may wrap around one time or numerous times, and it may cause severe pain or just minor discomfort.