The pain felt in the lower right back can sometimes be caused by strained muscles. However, lower right back pain that has nothing to do with one’s muscles can be linked to problems with the internal organs.   Lower Back Pain Eighty out of one hundred adults in the US alone experience pa ...

Have you ever had stuff trapped on your tonsils? If it stays there a while then it could turn into a tonsil stone. They can get quite large and the biggest recorded one was 5.7 in. (14.5 cm). It’s bad enough to get a piece of food or something caught in our throat. It’s worse when it hardens and ...

In general, lumps behind the ears do not cause any significant health issue. They are mostly harmless and need no further medical attention. These lumps though may signify that the body has other medical conditions that need to be addressed such as an infection. Very rarely are they a sign or an ind ...

“Life starts after coffee” – that’s the motto of others who cannot go on with their day without having a sip of their favorite coffee. Coffee has been a part of our days. According to The National Coffee Association and The Specialty Coffee Association of America annual survey of 2017, over ...

Eating food is maybe one of the most important requirements of our body. It acts as a fuel for our body to produce energy which is needed to carry on which our everyday duties. What we eat is what we are what our cells are and how our body works. Obviously, food is such a vital factor in living but ...

Irritable Bowel Syndrome is a condition that affects hundreds of a people at a time.  It is a chronic illness that have long-term effects on the lives of those who live with it.  Find out more about this common condition, some common IBS  symptoms, and the ways to cope in case IBS afflicts you or ...

What is Scarlet Fever? Scarlet fever, also known as scarlatina, is an infection that can develop in people who also have strep throat, a bacterial infection that causes inflammation and pain in the throat. The same bacteria that cause strep throat also cause scarlet fever. It’s characterized by a ...

Barrett's esophagus is a serious complication of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). GERD can be explained like this. When you swallow food, it passes through the tube from your mouth to the stomach. The tube is called esophagus, and at the end of it is the ring of muscle called lower esophageal ...

Cervicogenic Headache Overview The pain in your head is not always caused by a migraine. There is a kind of headaches which is considered as a “secondary headache”. Meaning, the headache is caused by another illness or physical issue. This is called the cervicogenic headache. A cervicogenic ...

Arthritis is an inflammation in your joints which will cause you to feel pain and stiffness. It has a lot of types, but the most common is Osteoarthritis which occurs when you are old. Another common form of arthritis is Rheumatoid arthritis. You have a tendency to have this condition when your immu ...