Abrasions

Abrasions are wounds caused by superficial damage to the skin. Abrasions are usually caused by rubbing or scraping the skin or a...

Allergic Rhinitis

Otherwise known as hay fever, allergic rhinitis is the allergic response to a specific allergen. One of the most common...

Allergies

Allergies are a major cause of illness in the United States. These allergic diseases are caused by the hypersensitivity of the...

Anxiety

Anxiety disorder occurs when the intensity and the duration of the anxious feeling is out of proportion to the original trigger....

Asthma

Asthma is an inflammatory disease of the airways. This means that the airways narrow and swell and will also produce extra...

Cough/Cold

A cold is a mild respiratory illness. If you have a cold, the symptoms will usually begin with a sore throat followed by a runny...

Dental

Dental issues can cause days of discomfort but the good part is that you can easily prevent dealing with dental problems. Some...

Depression

Depression is a major mood disorder that affects the way you feel, think and act. Depression symptoms vary and can include: loss...

Diarrhea

Diarrhea consists in the loose and watery bowel movements you experience for 2 or 3 days. It can be treated with medicine you...

Ear Pain

Ear pain can appear in both ears but most times it will affect only one ear at a time. Pain in the ears or mild hearing loss can...

Eye Infections

An eye infection occurs when microorganisms that are harmful, like bacteria, viruses or parasites, invade the surface or the...

Fever

A fever is usually a sign that something out of the ordinary is going on in your body. It manifests as an increase in the body...

Flu

It is commonly confused with a cold but it’s essential that you tell them apart. Some of the symptoms of flu are: cold sweats,...

Headache

Headaches are very common with adults worldwide. There are different types of headaches and they can be caused for unique...

Incontinence

Incontinence translates into the loss of bladder control and can result into the occasional leaking of urine when coughing or to...

Influenza

Influenza, also known as the flu, is a highly contagious respiratory disease caused by the influenza virus. This virus will...

Insomnia

Insomnia is defined by the difficulty to fall asleep or stay asleep. People suffering from insomnia are dissatisfied with the...

Migraine

A migraine is a severe form of a headache. It can cause throbbing pain on one side of the head usually. Sometimes people with...

Minor Rashes

Rashes manifest as an obvious change in your skin texture or color. Your skin may look bumpy and scaly and most of the time it...

Natural Disasters

Natural disasters can impact people's lives and health at a fast pace so getting healthcare fast is a top priority. Hurricanes,...

Nausea/Vomiting

Nausea usually comes before vomiting and it is described as an uneasiness of the stomach. Nausea and vomiting are symptoms of...

Pinkeye

Pinkeye or Conjunctivitis that manifests as an inflammation of the conjunctiva due to a virus, a bacteria or an allergic...

Rashes

Rashes include any type of distortion or discoloration to the skin’s normal appearance. They can be caused by bacteria, fungus,...

Sinus Infection

Sinus Infection or Sinusitis is the swelling of the tissue lining the sinuses. It is usually caused by conditions like: colds, a...

Sore Throat

A sore throat is one of the symptoms of a cold or a flu. It is described as a sensation of irritation, itchiness and pain in the...

Sprains and Strains

The two terms describe injuries to different parts of the body. A sprain is the stretching of a ligament, usually an ankle, and...

Urinary Tract Infection

Most urinary tract infections occur in the bladder or the urethra, but they can occur in any part of the urinary system. The...