Thanksgiving ushers in the season of giving. Most people have their own traditions of turkey, stuffing, deserts, family, and friends. Many have their traditions of volunteering and giving to those in need. In my family we have given back in various ways including giving to United Way, helping out with Habitat for Humanity and packing and delivering platters of food to the homeless.
The tendon is a fibrous cord that connects muscle to bone. When this fibrous material becomes inflamed, it is called tendonitis.
MRSA stands for Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus. It is known as a 'super-bug'...
Hemorrhoids, also called piles, are caused by swollen veins in the anus and rectum. The veins dilate as a response to pressure. Although hemorrhoids can be painless, it is not uncommon for this dilation causes irritation, pain and sometimes bleeding during and following a bowel movement.
In a world where image is everything, we all want to put our best face forward. Acne is a skin disorder, often chronic, that causes associated inflammation and irritation of the hair follicles. The follicles are enlarged, filled with bacteria, sebum (an oily substance produced by the skin), and skin cells.