Category: Health

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…

Any cancerous growth that starts in the ovary is referred to as ovarian cancer.  Cancer of the ovaries is one of the most frequently met types of cancers in women with an aggravating number of patients…

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome represents a condition that causes tingling, numbness and pain in the hand because of the pressure and compression of the median nerve, located in the wrist and responsible for…

Breast cancer is one of the conditions which affects about 3 out of 10 women in US. A colossal number of approximately 40 000 women are exposed to death in the next year because of breast cancer. Cancer…

Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma (NHL) represents a type of cancer that affects the lymphatic system, a complex network of organs, tissues and vessels, being part of the body’s immune system. Apart from distributing…

Osteoarthritis, also known as OA, represents a condition that causes joint inflammation, which is a consequence of cartilage degeneration. More specifically, it harms the slippery tissue between the bones,…

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