Pineapple (Ananas comosus) – Health Benefits, Nutritional Value Information and Interesting Facts.

 Pineapple  ( Ananas comosus ) Pineapple Scientific Plant classification: Species: Ananas comosus Family: Bromeliaceae Pineapple Nutritional values and Health Benefits  The pineapple fruit provides an instant mineral and vitamin recharge and is an excellent source of potassium,...

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Abdomen – definition.

This is the part of the body trunk between the thorax(chest) and the pelvis.  Commonly called belly, abdomen occupies the lower half of the body trunk, below the chest that separates the diaphragm muscle and above the pelvis that contains the bladder and the genitals.  The cavity...

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Definition of Acid

Definition of Acid:Chemical substance capable of releasing hydrogen ions (H).

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Achalasia – definition

Definition of Achalasia:Condition in which the muscles of the esophageal wall and the sphincter between the esophagus and the stomach does not relax after swallowing, which prevents food from entering the stomach.

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Abscess

This is when pus is formed as a result of infection by micro-organisms, usually bacteria. It can form in any tissue of the body (skin, muscle, eye, bladder, intestine, brain, kidney ...). An "hot"abscess is accompanied by inflammation and pain, a cold abscess is not accompanied by inflammation. In case...

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