Category: Health

Schizophrenia represents a chronic mental disorder that negatively affects a person’s perception on reality by distorting her thoughts, emotions and behavior. Because of their abnormal interpretation…

Skin cancer (melanoma) represents a life threatening form of cancer that affects cells producing melanin, a pigment responsible for skin color. The appearance of this type of cancer is extremely alarming…

The prostate is a gland found in the male reproductive system that produces a fluid which is a component of sperm. This gland has the size of a nut and is located next to the bladder, surrounding the…

Restless legs syndrome (RLS), sometimes called shaking leg syndrome, represents a disorder that affects the nervous system causing an overwhelming and uncontrollable urge to move the lower limbs even…

Pink eye, also known as conjunctivitis, represents the consequence of an inflammation that affects the blood vessels in the conjunctiva or the transparent membrane. The swelling of the veins covers the…

The pancreas is a purely secretory organ. This means that it synthesizes the substances that the body needs and releases them into the bloodstream. The pancreas is located behind the stomach and in front…

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