Category Archives: Diseases and Treatment

Asthma and surgery

Surgery alters the risk of hypoxaemia ventilation exchange (oxygenation failure of an organ) and hypercapnia (increased carbon dioxide concentrations in the blood), promotes atelectasis (absence of air in an area or the whole lung) by mucous plugs , alter postoperative … Continue reading

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Classification of Alzheimer’s symptoms

Cognitive Symptoms These symptoms are characterized by gradual onset, is progressive cognitive decline. Memory problems: a person may not learn new information but neither remembers previously learned information. Usually, people remember old memories, but forget what they did the day … Continue reading

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Alzheimer’s disease: treatment

There’s no cure for the disease. Treatment addresses to disorders that develop each patient: antidepressants, anxiolytics, antipsychotics when the patient has hallucinations and delirium. In addition, psychotherapy is useful in depressed patients. There are several medicines that are used in … Continue reading

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What you need to know in order to avoid furuncle?

Although furuncle is a common condition, there are not many who know much about them and how can be prevented. What is furuncle? Furuncle is a bacterial infection of pilo-sebaceous follicle (hair root) leading to accumulation of pus under the … Continue reading

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Alzheimer’s disease: diagnosis

Suspected of Alzheimer’s is a person who has memory loss that gets worse over time. Currently there is a test under which they can establish with certainty that a person has Alzheimer’s. For a person to be diagnosed with Alzheimer’s … Continue reading

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Alzheimer’s disease: causes

According to Dr. Edward Francis, exist several types of dementias and are classified by the cause of its generation, but all have in common the destruction of brain cells. The causes are multiple: the accumulation of amyloid in Alzheimer’s dementia, … Continue reading

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Alzheimer’s disease: general information

Alzheimer’s is a degenerative disease, which involve different kinds of progressive changes in the brain, thus causing loss of intellectual abilities of the individual and social value. This is a social disorder with conduct to another disorder, which determine the … Continue reading

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Cystitis – discomfort or illness?

A problem that affects us, especially women, cystitis is a bladder infection, commonly seen and painful enough to disrupt the rhythm of daily activities. Although many representatives of females prefer to ignore the symptoms, hoping that “will pass” or be … Continue reading

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Couperose is the enemy of your skin

This is a chronic disease with progressive evolution. Couperose represents the second stage of rosacea, a skin disease of inflammatory nature. The four stages are: Transient reddening of the face caused by various stimuli such as cold, sudden thermal variations, … Continue reading

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Hepatitis B treatment

Effective treatment helps to prevent complications! There is no medicine that can cure chronic hepatitis B, but there are treatments that help prevent development of severe complications or complications that endanger patients’ lives. Some drugs work by increasing the immune … Continue reading

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