About one in five adults have varicose veins. These bumpy, bluish veins are mostly a cosmetic issue for a lot of people. But they sometimes cause heavy-feeling legs, pain or muscle cramps. Read about the treatment options for varicose veins.
Diarrhea is very common. It is usually caused by viruses and goes away on its own after a few days. But more severe or longer lasting diarrhea needs to be treated because it can lead to the loss of dangerously high levels of fluid and salt, especially in young children and older people.
Although menstruation is a normal part of a woman's life, severe period pain need not be. Women do not have to simply put up with it – menstrual pain can usually be treated effectively. It is a good idea to see a doctor if period pain is severe or gets worse over time.
Fertility can be affected by a number of different things. One possible cause is varicose veins in the scrotum, called varicoceles. They are quite common. Read on to find out about treatment options and who can benefit from treatment.
As we age, we may develop eye conditions that impair our eyesight or have more serious consequences. Glaucoma is one of these eye conditions, but early diagnosis and treatment can help delay loss of eyesight.
Although ticks can carry and spread disease, tick bites do not generally cause health problems. You're much less likely to develop tick-borne encephalitis (TBE) than Lyme disease (Lyme borreliosis).And there are several things you can do to prevent tick bites.
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