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Sea Sickness

Sea Sickness Description Some people experience discomfort while travelling on a ship. Initially they experience nausea frequently followed by vomiting and dehydration. Though this is not a chronic illness and goes off once the passenger is off boat but it may cause other problems like low blood pressure. The person may also experience sweating, cold […]

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Scleroderma

Scleroderma Description The term scleroderma means hard skin in English language. A person suffering from this develops patches of hard skin and connective tissues on face or limbs. In one way this is somewhat similar to arthritis wherein a person’s antibodies start working against his or her own tissues. It is a chronic condition and […]

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Sciatica

Sciatica Description Sciatica is referred to the associated pain and discomfort caused by the slight damage of an important and longest nerve and the nerve roots in the human body. This nerve is called sciatic. This is present in the back and abdominal region and extends all the way up to hips and legs. Frequently […]

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Scars

Scars Description Scars are the remnant of healing process of a wound, cut, burn, acne or any other kind of injury on the skin. For the healing purpose of such an injury the skin produces more collagen to form a layer. Collagen is the layer beneath the visible skin. Thus a scar is nothing but […]

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Scarlet Fever

Scarlet Fever Description It is kind of illness which can easily occur in children. Scarlet fever is caused by Group ‘A’ streptococcus virus. It is communicable disease and can easily transfer from one person to another. In the early stages the child develops high fever and red rash on one or more parts of the […]

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Scabies Rash

Scabies Rash Description Scabies are very small worms with eight legs which are not visible normally to the naked eyes. They tend to be an ectoparasite on human skin and start their lifecycle including laying of eggs. They are also extremely contagious and can easily pass from one person to another by even brief contacts […]

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Scalp Conditions

Scalp Conditions Description Scalp is one of the very important parts of human body more often not given enough due attention for its care and wellness. It is also one of those tough areas of body which does not need extreme care but negligence over time may result in many scalp conditions. It is hard […]

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Hair Loss

Hair Loss Description Hair loss happens to anyone regardless of age and gender during their lifetime. This is only natural and does not necessarily cause concern, as sometimes you can lose about a hundred or more hairs in a single day. However, there are some cases that hair loss has become excessive; this will definitely […]

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Dihydrotestosterone DHT and Hair Loss

Dihydrotestosterone (DHT) and Hair Loss Description Dihydrotestosterone or DHT is widely accepted to be the main cause of hair loss, as a great percentage (95 percent) of cases of hair loss are caused by Dihydrotestosterone (DHT) production in the follicle of hair. Hair loss condition in men or commonly known as male pattern baldness that […]

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Stress and Hair Loss

Stress and Hair Loss Description Stress and hair loss is something that a lot of people are not aware of or tend to set aside the connection between the two. After all most people think that hair loss is purely hereditary in nature, as a lot of them see hair loss in their history from […]

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