Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (Enlarged prostate) Causes and symptoms
Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) is the medical term for Prostate Enlargement. BPH is a condition where the prostate gland grows in size. By hearing the word 'grows in size', you might think it is cancerous. No need to worry because as the name suggests, it is benign which means it is a noncancerous growth. Prostate gland is located below your...
You just heard that someone you know has Gallbladder Stones (Gallstones) and needs surgery or maybe, you have Gallstones and you need treatment or surgery. This may lead you to have a lot of questions that need answers which are difficult to find. If so, then this blog will try to answer all those questions. 6 Questions that might come...
Hernia, types, causes and symptoms
If you can see or feel a tissue bulging from the abdominal area, then there is a chance that you might have hernia. In this article, you can read about risks, signs and types of hernia. What are the different types of Hernia? It is important to understand different types of hernia. This will help you understand the causes, risks and...
uterine fibroid treatment
If you a have Uterine Fibroids or someone who you know has Uterine Fibroids and thinking about options for fibroid treatment, then read the following section. There are basically two main options for uterine fibroid treatment: medication and surgical options. If you are looking for home remedies or natural treatment, then there are no scientific proof that home remedies or...
Types of Uterine Fibroids
You can understand the surgical and treatment options for uterine fibroids if you understand the types of Uterine Fibroids.  Types of Uterine Fibroids have been explained in the following sections. If Uterine Fibroids are small and don't produce any symptoms, then the doctor might not suggest treatment. This is because the treatment or surgical options for Uterine Fibroids will depend...
Kidney Stones
If you are feeling intense need to urinate or nausea and vomiting or feeling a cramping pain in the back or front side of your abdomen, then you may have kidney stones. To know what they are and how you can get them treated, read the following sections. What are Kidney Stones? Urine is made up of many dissolved salts and...
Types of kidney stones
If you or your loved one may have kidney stones, then it is important to know what type of kidney stones you may have. This will help you to take steps to prevent new ones from forming. There are four major types of kidney stones, they are: Calcium Stones (Phosphate/Oxalate stones) This type of kidney stones are most common types of...
Spider Veins
Spider veins are small and damaged veins that can appear on the surface of the face or legs. Usually, they are not painful or harmful, but some people may wish to treat them for cosmetic reasons. They can be purple, red, or blue and may appear in the form of thin lines, webs, or branches.
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Many patients are reluctant to undergo Knee Replacement Surgery hence they will even wait as long as possible. This is due to some fears about the knee replacement surgery. Most of these fears are nothing but myths about the surgery. So here are some myths and facts about Knee Replacement Surgery, which can put such patients at ease. Myths &...
Gallstones Treatment
Gallbladder stones form either a single big stone or multiple small ones. Most of the time, the patient will not even realize that he/she has Gallstones as Gallstones may not show symptoms. But if diagnosed, doctors will suggest treatment within a month or two. If the patient doesn't get treatment for gallstones then it may lead to further complications,...

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