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Angina pectoris

What is it Angina is a pain or discomfort in the chest that occurs when the heart does not receive enough blood supply.This is due to a partial blockage of the coronary arteries. If the obstruction is extended only a…
Dyspepsia

What is it The dyspepsia or indigestion refers to discomfort and / or pain that occurs in the upper abdomen . Some patients complain of pain, swelling, heartburn or nausea, while others have indigestion , but, generally speaking, all suffer…
irritable bowel syndrome

  What is it Irritable bowel syndrome, the more accurate term is Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is a chronic condition and recurrent characterized by the presence of abdominal pain and / or changes in bowel habits , with or without…
Ten tips to learn to live with Parkinson

In Parkinson ‘s there are two types of symptoms, motors and engines. The first are the best known and within them is the slowness of movement, stiffness and tremor. The latter often go unnoticed, such as insomnia, depression , the…
Testicular Cancer

What is it Testicular Cancer The testicles are the organs responsible for sperm production and the synthesis and secretion of male sex hormones. They consist of several types of cells have different functions. The most important are the germ cells, which mature…
Heartburn

What is it Heartburn is a kind of burning or stinging that goes up to the larynx . Typically , the cardia (the part of the stomach closest to the esophagus) remains closed while digestion is done. However, sometimes this…
Ovarian cancer

What is Ovarian Cancer Women have two ovaries that are located in the pelvis and communicate with the rest of the female reproductive system the tubes. Its main function is the reproduction and, subject to this, the production of female…
Cervical Cancer

What is Cervical Cancer The cervix is the lower part of the uterus that forms the channel leading to the Vagina. The lining of the cervix is continuous with the vagina and is called ectocervix, while covering the cervical canal or…
Pain on the right side: what can it mean?

On the right side may be due to different causes. There is not always cause for alarm, but should go to the family doctor when pain intensity is very severe or is accompanied by high fever, malaise or other symptoms…