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Borderline Personality Disorder

Sunday, May 15th, 2011

Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) is a personality disorder that may be explained as prolonged personality function’s disturbance in a person usually in people over 18 years old, but it also may occur in adolescents, characterized by moods’ variability and depth. BPD usually involves splitting, unusual instability of mood levels or white and black thinking. Borderline […]

Desmoplastic Mesothelioma

Sunday, May 15th, 2011

Desmoplastic Mesothelioma cancer is a Sarcomatoid Mesothelioma type that has more than a half of collagenized stromae dense. It is resulted from asbestos’ fiber exposure and the symptoms are familiar to those people who suffer from any related lung’s diseases. Patients with Desmoplastic Mesothelioma respond to the same types of treatment that is used to […]

Epithelioid Mesothelioma

Sunday, May 15th, 2011

Epithelioid Mesothelioma’s signs are very similar to lung Adenocarcinoma, but it may be extremely hard for oncologist-pulmonologist to differ them. An origin is the major determination point as well as some shape faint variances. An epithelium is mesothelium – the tissue’s specific layer that surrounds any patient’s body’s organ. No matter where it is present, […]

High Blood Pressure

Saturday, May 14th, 2011

High blood pressure (or hypertension) is a major cause of heart disease or stroke. About 1 in every 5 American adults are thought to develop high blood pressure. The disease is likely to develop in men rather than women. Blood pressure is the amount of pressure exerted by the blood against the arterial walls. Excess […]

Crohn’s Disease

Saturday, May 14th, 2011

Crohn’s Disease is a type of inflammatory bowel disease that can cause lower abdominal pain. Crohn’s disease is also known as ileitis or regional enteritis. Crohn’s usually involves inflammation of any part of the digestive tract from the mouth to the anus. It mostly affects young adults under the age of 40 in men and […]

Sarcomatoid Mesothelioma

Saturday, May 14th, 2011

Sarcomatoid Mesothelioma occurs in about 15% of all cases of all mesothelioma cases. In this type of Mesothelioma, the mesothelioma’s cancer cells are spindle-shaped, arranged in a haphazard directions, and alongated. Sarcomatoid Mesothelioma’s cells also lack nucleus, unlike epithelioid mesothelioma’s cancer’s cells, which have a clearly visible nuclei. The Sarcomatoid Mesothelioma’s desoplastic varieties are hard […]

Biphasic Mesothelioma

Saturday, May 14th, 2011

Biphasic Mesothelioma Cancer is different from Sarcomatoid and Epithelioid Mesotheliomas. Such type of Mesothelioma doesn’t have a specific cellular structure. Biophasic Mesothelioma is a mixture of Sarcomatoid and Epithelioid Mesotheliomas cancers’ types. Fibrous or Sarcomatoid mesothelioma cells are oval or spindle-shaped. Epithelioid Mesothelioma cancer’s cells usually appear to be cube-shaped, but flattened and columnar cellular […]

Television Trauma

Monday, April 25th, 2011

Television Trauma can result in real distress in some individuals, especially when it comes to their favorite TV programs. New research revealed how college student viewers react when their favorite programs went off the air. The study showed how important TV role plays in some viewers life, especially in those who have a strong relationship […]

Testicular Mesothelioma

Monday, April 25th, 2011

Testicular Mesothelioma is the rarest malignant mesothelioma type, a cancer resulted from exposure of asbestos. Currently, less than 100 of such Mesothelioma cases were reported. Testicular Mesothelioma progresses in the tunica vaginalis (the membranous lining surrounding the testicle) which supports the reproductive organ and provides protection. Because of the Testicular Mesothelioma’s rarity, there are no […]

Prickly Heat

Monday, April 25th, 2011

Prickly Heat is known as a heat rush, and is a condition where prolonged sweating clogs the sweat ducts bringing them to break open and leak sweat beneath the person’s skin, leading to appearance of  red bumps. To prevent Prickly Heat (heat rush), the person should stay cool. You should avoid triggering your sweat glands.  […]

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