Urinary Tract Infections Affect Millions The Cures Are Faltering  

Urinary Tract Infections Affect Millions The Cures Are Faltering  

Millions of people come down with a urinary tract infection every year, and it’s considered a common condition. The frightening aspect is that antibiotics used to treat the ailment are no longer working as effectively. A UTI or infection of the urinary tract is no fun and can cause a burning sensation, pain, and fever. […]

What You Should Know About the HIDA Scan

A HIDA scan, also known as hepatobiliary scintigraphy or cholescintigraphy, is a diagnostic test that is used to view the gallbladder, liver, bile ducts, and small intestine by capturing their images. This scan involves the injection of a radioactive tracer into the vein. The tracer then moves through the bloodstream into the body parts that […]

What is a Gastrointestinal Fistula and What Causes One?

What is a Gastrointestinal Fistula and What Causes One

A gastrointestinal fistula is an abnormal opening in the digestive tract (stomach or intestines) that causes gastric fluids to leak out. The seeping occurs through the lining of the intestines or stomach. When these fluids leak into other body organs, can cause an infection. It is a serious medical condition and may need a long-term […]

Bladder Polyps: Causes, Treatment, and More

What Are Bladder Polyps Causes, Treatment, and More

Bladder polyps are tiny growths that look like cauliflower which forms on the lining of the urinary bladder where urine is stored. Polyps are typically groups of unusual cells that occur in any mucous membranes in the body. However, they can appear in any part of your body. The polyps can be either cancerous or […]

8 Kidney Infection Symptoms In Women You Should Know About

You must know how the kidney infection symptoms are humiliating if you have ever had an infection in your urinary tract. Talk of a burning sensation when urinating and the constant urge to urinate all the time. These are just some indicators of a serious underlying medical condition: a kidney infection. Although kidney infections are […]

What Happens When You Take Ibuprofen Daily

What Happens When You Take Ibuprofen Daily.

Sold under different brand names Motrin, Ibuprin, and Advil, Ibuprofen is a drug used to relieve inflammation, swelling, and pain. It belongs to a group of drugs known as non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). You can purchase Advil or Motrin over-the-counter in 200mg tablets although higher doses require a prescription.Most people tend to think that drugs […]

Facts to Know About Urinary Incontinence

Facts to Know About Urinary Incontinence

Loss of bladder control, which is also known as urinary incontinence (UI), or urinary leakage occurs when urine leaks before you reach a restroom. Millions of people across the globe particularly women experience this problem mainly as they grow older and after childbirth. A few drops of urine may leak in some women when they […]

6 Common Causes of Frequent Urination

6 Common Causes of Frequent Urination

If you’re finding that you are taking frequent trips to the bathroom throughout the day, then it’s time to find out the cause. The need to urinate frequently is a common issue that millions of people throughout the world face. The good news is that identifying why is the first step in addressing and correcting […]