Rheumatoid Arthritis: Timely Treatment Improves Outcome

General

Rheumatoid arthritis is a progressive autoimmune disease. Timely and effective treatments are necessary to provide for an enhanced quality of life.

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic inflammatory disease with autoimmune features marked by inflammation of the synovium of the joints causing destruction of connective tissue, cartilage, and bone. Chronic pain, disability, and a mortality rate above the general population require early diagnosis and aggressive treatment. Affecting mostly women between 40 and 60 years and those of Native American and Northern European descent, rheumatoid arthritis can affect the very young as well as the very old of both sexes and diverse ethnic origin.

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Symptoms, Causes, And Treatment Of Tooth Decay

Dental

When you were little, it may be alright to have a few decaying teeth because you will grow new ones (plus, you will get coins from the tooth fairy). But if you experience this condition when you are older, you will realize how difficult and embarrassing it is to lose some teeth.

Not brushing your teeth regularly is one of the main causes of the rapid decay of your mandibles and molars. However, there are also other factors that come into play such as unbalanced diet and bad habits. If you are being plagued by the question what is tooth decay, read on and learn more about its symptoms, causes, and treatments.

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Cellulite – Prevention is the Key

Medical Conditions

Sara

We all know that prevention is a lot better than cure. It’s cheaper, a lot easier, and can definitely remove the anxiety that is often associated with cellulite and its treatments. While it takes a great deal of understanding how one can be at risk for developing cellulite, it doesn’t take a rocket scientist to understand the implications of actively preventing the development of such skin imperfections. But how do you prevent cellulite if it is already given that 8 to 9 out of every 10 women will have it?

Prevention starts with an understanding of how cellulites develop in the first place.

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Is it a Heart attack or Angina

General

Sara

There are different types of chest pain. And then there is chest pain that occurs in your heart and at times you might feel like you are having a heart attack. This is not a heart attack but a condition known as Angina.

Angina (an-JI-nuh or AN-juh-nuh) is chest pain or discomfort that occurs if an area of your heart muscle doesn't get enough oxygen-rich blood.

Angina may feel like pressure or squeezing in your chest. The pain also can occur in your shoulders, arms, neck, jaw, or back. Angina pain may even feel like indigestion.

Angina isn't a disease; it's a symptom of an underlying heart problem.

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