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What is Ebola ?

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Ebola, previously known as Ebola hemorrhagic fever, is a rare and deadly disease caused by infection with one of the Ebola virus strains. Ebola can cause disease in humans and nonhuman primates (monkeys, gorillas, and chimpanzees). Ebola is caused by

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How to self help to stop smoking – 10 practical tips

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If you want to stop smoking, you can make small changes to your lifestyle that may help you resist the temptation to light up. Think positive You might have given up before, but tell yourself that you’re really going to do it this

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Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis

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Rheumatoid arthritis Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic systemic disease. Early diagnosis of RA and effective treatment with disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drugs (DMARDs) is essential to reduce joint destruction and disability. An increasing range of DMARDs is now available. Once mechanical

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Facts about Hematoma

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What is a hematoma? Hematoma is generally defined as a collection of blood outside of blood vessels. Most commonly, hematomas are caused by an injury to the wall of a blood vessel, prompting blood to seep out of the blood

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CONTACT DERMATITIS

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CONTACT DERMATITIS Contact dermatitis is inflammation of the skin that occurs when you come into contact with a particular substance. It is a type of eczema that can cause red, itchy and scaly skin and sometimes burning and stinging. It

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Common Flu Myths

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If you’ve ever had the flu, you know how sick you can be. Chances are good that some of the advice friends and family gave you about avoiding or dealing with the flu was wrong. There seems to be no

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Drug Induced Liver Toxicity

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 DRUG INDUCED LIVER TOXICITY What is Liver toxicity? Livertoxicity or Hepatotoxicity (from hepatic toxicity) implies chemical-driven liver damage. The liver plays a central role in transforming and clearing chemicals and is susceptible to the toxicity from these agents. Certain medicinal agents, when taken

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How drug Tolerance Changes the Brain?

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Drug tolerance: Drug tolerance is basically the body’s ability to adapt to the presence of a drug. The magnitude of the body’s response to a particular drug depends on two factors: Concentration of the drug at its site of action

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How Heart Diseases Can Be Prevented?

How Heart Diseases Can Be Prevented and the Role of Antioxidants In Preventing Heart Disease? Vitamin E: Research has shown that vitamin E does not have any overall benefit in lowering mortality or decreasing the risk of heart death or stroke,

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Benefits of Green Leafy Vegetables

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The Importance of eating Green Leafy Vegetables Dark green leafy vegetables are perhaps the most potent super food on the planet. They are also the most ignored and avoided foods as well. These vegetables are packed with vitamins A, C,

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