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Calcium channel blockers
Treatment of Hypertension - Calcium Channel Blockers Calcium channel blockers are a group of drugs often prescribed in the treatment of hypertension. Among the most used in clinical practice are Nifedipine, Amlodipine, Nicardipine, Felodipine, Verapamil and Diltiazem.
Hypertension   Article saved: 23 January 2018
Keloid and hypertrophic scar
Treatment of Keloid and Hypertrophic Scar The keloid is an unusual and aesthetically undesirable as healing of skin, characterized by being a exuberant scar thick, with raised and reddish color. The term keloid is of Greek origin and means something like "tumor aspect." The name is quite appropriate, since the keloid is even a benign tumor.
Skin diseases   Article saved: 04 March 2016
Changes in lifestyle
Treatment of Obesity - Changes in Lifestyle   (1 comments) Obesity is one of the largest epidemics in the world, with steady growth in recent decades.
Weight Loss   Article saved: 26 February 2012
Menstrual cramps symptom
Treatment Options of Menstrual Cramps Menstrual cramps, also called dysmenorrhea is defined as a pain crampy that affects the lower part of the abdomen and comes just before or during menstruation.
Sexual Health   Article saved: 25 January 2016
Trichuris trichiura female
Trichiuriasis - Trichuris Trichiura The trichiuriasis is a worm infestation caused by the parasite Trichuris trichiura a nematode about 4 cm long, which inhabits the large intestine of infected individuals.
Parasite   Article saved: 25 June 2016
Trichomoniasis - Symptoms and Treatment Trichomoniasis is a sexually transmitted disease caused by the parasite Trichomonas vaginalis.
STD   Article saved: 15 October 2013
Thyroid examination
TSH and Free T4 - Understand Thyroid Examination The two major thyroid (or thyroid) changes, hypothyroidism and hyperthyroidism, are diagnosed laboratorially by collecting blood to measure blood levels of basically two hormones, called free T4 and TSH.
Hypothyroidism   Article saved: 07 April 2017
Tubal ligation
Tubal Ligation - Definition, Complications and Reversal Tubal ligation, also called tubectomy, is a sterilization procedure that aims to prevent the woman from getting pregnant. Tubal ligation is considered a permanent contraceptive method and its success rate is very high, around 99%.
Sexual Health   Article saved: 17 November 2017
Type 2 diabetes risk factors
Type 2 Diabetes - Causes and Risk Factors Type 2 diabetes is the most common form of diabetes mellitus, affecting more than 350 million people worldwide.
Diabetes   Article saved: 16 September 2017
Local and general anesthesia
Types of Anesthesia - General, Local, Spinal and Epidural Anesthesia is a medical procedure that aims to temporarily block the brain's ability to recognize a painful stimulus. Thanks to anesthesia, doctors are able to perform surgeries and other invasive procedures without the patient feeling pain.
General Health   Article saved: 29 November 2017
Choosing of diet type
Types of Diet to Lose Weight For obese individuals, losing weight is not just a matter of aesthetics, but a necessity from the point of view of health. Reducing body fat is important in reducing the risk of type 2 diabetes, as well as controlling cholesterol levels and blood pressure.
Weight Loss   Article saved: 26 February 2018
Ultrasound test
Ultrasound in Pregnancy   (1 comments) In pregnant women, tests that use radiation, such as X-rays and computed tomography, should be avoided due to the obvious risks that they bring the baby. Therefore, ultrasound is the imaging method of choice for prenatal care. Ultrasound is an inexpensive test without risk to the fetus, it causes no side effects and has no contraindications.
Pregnancy   Article saved: 07 April 2016

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