April 2015

Can Stress Cause Your Immune System To Weaken?

This may affect the health of digestive system and cause ulcers. Adrenaline released during a stress response may also cause ulcers. Stress responses increase strain upon circulatory system due to increased heart rate etc. Stress can also affect the immune

How Do You Test For Avascular Necrosis?

During a physical exam your doctor will likely press around your joints, checking for tenderness. Your doctor may also move the joints through a variety of positions to see if your range of motion has been reduced. The options include:

X-rays. They

What Is The Treatment For Low Platelet Count?

Blood or platelet transfusions. If your platelet level becomes too low, your doctor can replace lost blood with transfusions of packed red blood cells or platelets. Medications. If your condition is related to an immune system problem, your doctor may

Why do I have a strong odor down there?

Certain sexually transmitted infections (STI’s) such as trichomoniasis can cause a different odor. A woman’s vagina is naturally filled with bacteria but when there is an overgrowth, the condition is called bacterial vaginosis and causes a “fishy” odor. Not all