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Prostate cancer is a disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form in the tissues of the prostate. The prostate is a gland in the male reproductive system. It lies just below the bladder (the organ that collects and empties urine) and in front of…
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Periodic deworming programmes with a single-tablet treatment can drastically reduce the suffering of those infected with parasitic intestinal worms and protect the 1.5 billion people currently estimated to be at risk. Four main species of intestinal worms…
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Preventing Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) You are more likely to develop kidney disease if you have diabetes high blood pressure heart disease a family history of kidney failure What can I do to keep my kidneys healthy? You can protect your kidneys by…
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Managing Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) If you have chronic kidney disease (CKD), you can take steps to protect your kidneys from more damage. The sooner you know you have kidney disease, the better. The steps you take to protect your kidneys from damage…
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What Is Chronic Kidney Disease? Chronic kidney disease (CKD) means your kidneys are damaged and can’t filter blood the way they should. The disease is called “chronic” because the damage to your kidneys happens slowly over a long period of time. This…
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Prelude Repeatedly taking marginally too much paracetamol (acetaminophen, Panadol) over time can cause a dangerous overdose that is hard to detect and can lead to death, because patients usually don’t report an overdose when they visit the hospital,…
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Definition & Facts of Diarrhea What is diarrhea? Diarrhea is loose, watery stools three or more times a day. Diarrhea may be acute, persistent, or chronic: Acute diarrhea is a common problem that typically lasts 1 or 2 days and goes away on its own.…
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Fish Oil May Reduce Hunger and Appetite Fish oil omega-3s may help people lose weight in several ways, the first of which involves reducing hunger and appetite. This effect may be particularly useful for those who are following weight loss diets, which…
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Sugary drink (including Coke and Pepsi) consumption is associated with an array of health conditions such as type 2 diabetes, obesity, metabolic syndrome and tooth decat. According to the Harvard School of Public Health, people who drink 1-2 cans of…
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What are hiccups? Hiccups are bursts of inspiratory (breathing in) activity. The muscles we use when we take in a breath are the intercostal muscles situated between the ribs, and the diaphragm – a sheet of muscle below the lungs. Most simple cases of…
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