Sleep Problems And Solutions – When Your Husband’s Snoring Becomes Impossible

Photographed By: pedrojperez Has going to bed at night with your husband transformed into a race to fall asleep first? It may seem like a race because once the snoring begins, it is impossible to fall asleep. Sure, you love your husband, but you certainly do not love his snoring. The fact is he may not have...

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Hypertensive Crisis – Types, Causes, Symptoms and Treatment.

A medical student checking blood pressure using a sphygmomanometer and stethoscope. (photo credit: wikipedia) Hypertensive crisis is a kind of increase in the blood pressure level of a person and it leads to a heart attack. This kind of high blood pressure damages blood vessels...

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Excessive Daytime Sleepiness (EDS) – Causes, Symptoms and Prevention.

Image courtesy david castillo dominici / freedigitalphotos.net Excessive daytime sleepiness or EDS is a condition where a person suffers from excessive sleepiness during his or her normal working hours and almost feels the inability to stay awake. This is also alternatively called...

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Hypertensive Urgency – Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention.

Blood pressure measurement. (photo credit: wikipedia) Hypertensive urgency usually occurs when the blood pressure spikes but not a single damage occurs to the other organs of the body. Proper kind of blood pressure medication can lower the raised blood pressure level. When blood pressure...

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Menstrual Migraines – Types, Causes, Symptoms and Treatment.

Image courtesy: m_bartosch freedigitalphotos.net Menstrual migraines are headaches that happen before, after or even during periods. Some women also suffer from this kind of migraine during the ovulation period due to the fluctuation of the level of progesterone and estrogen during...

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Sleep Debt (Sleep deprivation) – What Is It, Causes, Diagnosis And Treatment.

Most of us try to sleep as little as possible. After all why waste time sleeping when there is so much to do and experience in the world? However, just as with exercising and nutrition, sleep too is an important part of a healthy lifestyle, and when you begin to ignore it, a ‘sleep debt’ gets created...

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Overflow Incontinence – What Is It, Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment.

bladder structure You get a sudden urge to urinate and rush to the toilet. But, as you start to urinate, you notice that the flow is not uniform. The continuous start and stop action of the urine flow not only irritates the hell out of you, but it also leaves you dissatisfied as you can still...

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Intracranial Hypertension – What Is it, Classification, Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment.

Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) forms one of the three major components inside your skull, the other two being blood supply (arteries and veins) and the brain itself. Primarily, CSF transports nutrients to the brain tissues and even helps in waste disposal. It also acts as a cushion for the brain against an otherwise...

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Sore Teeth – A Better Understanding Of This Dental Condition And Its Treatment

Have you ever felt a sudden, sharp pain around the teeth-gum joining when you have something hot or cold? If so, then you have experienced teeth sensitivity. In most cases of sore teeth, the sensitivity will reduce and finally disappear in a few minutes. However, for some people, this soreness tends...

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Resistant Hypertension – Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis And Treatment.

In normal circumstances, your blood pressure (BP) is bound to rise when experiencing excitement or stress. However, when the blood pressure continues to remain high for an extended period of time, it then becomes a medical condition known as "hypertension". The good part is that this complication can be treating...

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