Diseases

Understanding Gout

Gout is characterized by a severe and sudden pain in the joints. This often affects the joint at the base of the big toe. It's a very complex form of arthritis and can affect any person, but men are more likely to get gout than women. The attack can occur suddenly and a person is having a feeling…

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OCD - Compelling Spectacles, Distressing Reality

Even if you have never heard of the term OCD, the odds are you have seen it represented on TV or on the big screen. There is a particular fascination filmmakers have with Obsessive Compulsive Disorders, using it as a representation of oddity to create memorable characters like the one played by Nicholas…

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Chronic Pain is a Problem of Millions

Chronic pain is a global issue with no easy answers. Millions of people around the world struggle with the sorts of aches and pains most individuals just do not understand.

What sets chronic pain apart is its long-lasting nature. The term ‘chronic pain’ specifically refers to pain that lasts…

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Further Connection between Autism and Epilepsy Revealed

For years, medical experts have worked to determine the connection many theorized exists between autism and epilepsy. And while many research teams have indeed produced evidence to justify these theories, this most recent study, published by Doctor Helene E.K Sundelin in Neurology, is bound to elicit…

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