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Diseases & Conditions

World Hepatitis Day

WORLD HEPATITIS DAY 2021- “HEPATITIS CAN’T WAIT”

There are five main strains of the hepatitis virus, referred to as types A, B, C, D and E. While they all cause liver disease, they differ in important ways including modes of transmission, severity of the illness, geographical distribution and prevention methods.

How to Control Your Asthma

Asthma – Symptoms and causes

You can get asthma at any age. Asthma is not a contagious disease. You can not catch asthma from other people. Asthma is not caused by one single factor.

Understanding Obesity | Dr. Basim Alkhafaji

Understanding Obesity

Fat cells are what reserves our energy. Every time our body is in need of energy, which is all the time, it is these fat cells that give them the required energy to do their tasks. What happens to the fat cells of an obese body is that they expand.

Diabetes Foot Care · Why is foot care important?

Diabetes Foot Care- Why is foot care important?

Diabetes may also reduce blood flow to the feet, making it harder to heal an injury or resist infection. Because of these problems, you may not notice a foreign object in your shoe. As a result, you could develop a blister or a sore. This could lead to an infection or a non-healing wound that could put you at risk for an amputation.

Why is Breast Cancer Awareness so Important

Why is Breast Cancer Awareness so Important?

Every year, October, you likely see a wealth of information about breast cancer. And that is a good thing. Awareness surrounding breast cancer is incredibly important as early detection, often through screening, can catch the disease when it is most treatable.

dry eye

Dry Eye Syndrome

Long hours spent indoors away from the humidity takes its toll on the body in different ways. Life in air-conditioned offices and homes can cause eyes to become red and itchy