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Chlamydia Infection, Complications and Home Test

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Chlamydia is one of the most widespread sexually transmitted diseases in the world. On average, 1 in 10 women tested positive for Chlamydia. This infection often has no symptoms, and according to the US Center for Disease Control, approximately four million people get infected each year. You can do a home test in less than …

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Diverticulosis, How to Prevent and Treat Diverticulitis

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What is the difference between diverticulitis and diverticulosis? Diverticulosis when small pockets crop up in the large intestine. These pockets are called diverticula. They are harmless in themselves, and most people never know they exist. Diverticulitis is the inflammation of the diverticulum. Diverticulitis Symptoms If the diverticulum is inflamed or infected, the patient experiences pain …

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Colon and Colorectal Cancer Facts and Risks

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Colon cancer is a malignant tumor inside the large intestine (colon), the lower part of your digestive system. When it occurs in the last 6 inches of the colon, it is rectal cancer. Together, they’re referred to as colorectal cancer. Most cases begin as small, noncancerous (benign) clumps of cells called adenomatous polyps. Although not …

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Migraine Headaches Symptoms and Treatment

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A migraine is an intense, recurring, usually one-sided headache that lasts for hours or days. Mostly, it is throbbing, sometimes with other symptoms such as vomiting, aura, and visual disturbance. Globally about 1 in 6 people affected. The course of the Migraine Headache There are four phases of migraines. However, you not always go through …

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IBS: Irritable Bowel Syndrome Symptoms, Treatment

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Irritable Bowel Syndrome (briefly IBS) is a dysfunction of the digestive system. IBS affects one in five people, and it is associated with chronic complaints such as recurrent abdominal pain, irregular bowel movements (diarrhea, constipation, or alternating of these) and bloating. Since the disease has no distinctive symptoms only related to it, accurate diagnosis is …

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Genital Herpes Symptoms & Easy Home Test

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Genital Herpes is Highly Contagious Genital herpes is a common contagious illness caused by the Herpes simplex virus (HSV). It affects 16 percent of the population aged 14 to 49 years. Genital herpes is an infectious blistering inflammation of the genital area, around the anus, and the upper part of the thighs. The virus in the …

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STD Home Test, List of Sexually Transmitted Diseases

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Sexually Transmitted Diseases are common. There are many millions of people who carry the infection of an STD. Therefore, we recommend having regular tests at home with the first nationwide home STD testing service. As practical as present-day contraception methods are, they protect you from only one kind of risk: the unwanted pregnancy. But, unplanned …

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Manage Rheumatoid Arthritis the Autoimmune Disease

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Arthritis means “joint inflammation,” and the disease has many related conditions or forms. The most common type of autoimmune arthritis is rheumatoid arthritis (RA). Rheumatoid arthritis (RA), refers to the body’s immune system attacks joint tissues. RA is the most common autoimmune disease, affecting approximately 0.8% of the population. The causes are still not fully …

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