Juvenile polyposis syndrome

In juvenile polyposis syndrome, young children develop multiple polyps throughout the gastrointestinal tract, especially in the large intestine, and unfortunately some of those polyps can develop into colon cancer at some point in their life. The large intestine is found in the abdominal cavity, which can be thought of as having two spaces – the…

a stressed senior in high school vlog :’)

Hi guys, so I’m starting this vlog laying down on my bed which is how you already know I’m at my peak of being a mess It is December 3rd It is 10 o’clock and I HAVENT OPENED my backpack yet which is SO BAD if you didn’t know, I’m a senior in high school…

Myasthenia gravis – causes, symptoms, treatment, pathology

Myasthenia gravis, is a Latin expression that literally means “grave muscle weakness,” which perfectly describes the weakness that happens when this autoimmune disease affects the skeletal muscles. People with myasthenia gravis might wake up feeling fine, but get progressively weaker as the day goes on and by the end of the day they might feel…

Hypertension — racial differences don’t affect prescriptions

If you suffer from high blood pressure you’re certainly not alone. The incidents of high blood pressure, or hypertension, are on the increase. To combat this problem, doctors can prescribe several types of medication which lower blood pressure by different mechanisms. It has long been thought that black people and white people responded differently to…

Integrate solutions. Defeat diarrhea.

[MUSIC PLAYING] DR. SIDHARTH RAMJI: There’s a big focus on breastfeeding and under-nutrition detection. GAGANDEEP KANG: And there are certain things for which vaccines matter, other things for which doing hygiene and water interventions is very important. ARUNDATI MURALIDHARAN: Water, sanitation and hygiene all need to be addressed in a comprehensive way. DR. RAJESH KHANNA:…