This article will tell you about Budd-Chiari syndrome.

This article will tell you about Budd-Chiari syndrome.

Budd-Chiari syndrome is a series of clinical manifestations caused by obstruction of hepatic veins. Budd-Chiari syndrome is a retrohepatic portal hypertension characterized by hypertension of inferior vena cava caused by an obstr...

Are children less likely to get coronavirus? answer is yes

Are children less likely to get coronavirus? answer is yes

When new coronavirus began to spread in our country, first thing I thought about was my children. One is in elementary school, other is in kindergarten. Children are less resilient than adults because their bodies are immature. He...

'Common foods' that increase heart attack risk should be avoided by heart patients

'Common foods' that increase heart attack risk should be avoided by heart patients

Cardiovascular disease is leading cause of death, killing one person every 37 seconds, according to CDC. But there are ways to keep yourself from statistics and reduce your risk of a heart attack, and that starts with maintaining ...

Unstable angina symptoms, risks and treatment

Unstable angina symptoms, risks and treatment

Angina pectoris is a term for myocardial ischemia (lack of oxygenated blood to heart muscle) resulting in a typical pattern of tightness or heaviness in center of chest that occurs with exertion and decreases with rest. Unstable ...

Why is asthma more common in winter? How rationally to stop an asthma attack with medication?

Why is asthma more common in winter? How rationally to stop an asthma attack with medication?

Asthma is a chronic inflammatory condition characterized by (1) airway obstruction, usually reversible; (2) airway hyperreactivity; and (3) bronchial inflammation with epithelial damage, smooth muscle hypertrophy, and mucus blocka...

From Moderate Drinking to Heavy Drinking: How Does Alcohol 'Affect' Your Heart Health?

From Moderate Drinking to Heavy Drinking: How Does Alcohol 'Affect' Your Heart Health?

Alcohol probably doesn't harm your heart, and some studies have even found heart benefits if you drink in moderation, although these results are inconsistent. The American Heart Association recommends no more than one drink per d...

8 Science-Based Ways to Boost Your Immune System

8 Science-Based Ways to Boost Your Immune System

Your immune system is your main line of defense against disease, so you better keep it in top shape. Especially now that novel coronavirus (COVID-19) is raging in country. You are born with an immune system. Everyone's immune syst...

Full moon face, buffalo back, hirsutism, and acne are all clinical manifestations of Cushing's syndrome.

Full moon face, buffalo back, hirsutism, and acne are all clinical manifestations of Cushing's syndrome.

Cushing's syndrome, also known as hypercorticosteroidism, occurs when a person's tissues are exposed to too much of hormone cortisol. When adrenal glands release right amount of cortisol, it helps regulate blood pressure, energy ...

Coronavirus: Can latex gloves protect you from deadly virus?

Coronavirus: Can latex gloves protect you from deadly virus?

More than 82,000 people worldwide are currently infected. The death toll from coronavirus has exceeded 2,800. Since outbreak began in January this year, epidemic has spread around world. The countries with highest number of infect...

Rumor Dispelling: Can Disposable Gloves Prevent New Coronavirus? NO!

Rumor Dispelling: Can Disposable Gloves Prevent New Coronavirus? NO!

Disposable gloves cannot protect against new coronavirus. In fact, they may even increase risk of infection for a number of reasons. In supermarket, in everyday life: more and more people are taking various measures to protect the...