Mad Cow Disease

It is also acknowledged as bovine spongiform encephalopathy or BSE, it is a deadly disease caused by prions which destroy the brain and spinal cord in cattle. It has been noted that anyone cannot get this disease, however, in rare cases, they can have a human form of this disease known as Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease .Even this condition is fatal. It happens only if you eat the nerve tissue of cattle which is infected with mad cow disease. This disease over the time destroys the spinal cord and the brain. It has been found that the infected cattle have abnormal proteins called prions which are found in the brain tissue of the animal. Such animals have characteristics changes in the brain. As a precautionary measure, anyone who has spent more than three months in places where this health issue has been found is not allowed to donate blood in either USA or Canada. This is done to help prevent the spreading of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (vCJD).
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How to Get Rid of Pox Scars

Chicken pox is a commonly observed disease known to be extremely painful. With the excruciating pain, it also leaves a lot of scars behind. Few of these scars may fade gradually with time, but some just stay without leaving. Most people undergo through this disease as a child which provides a better opportunity for the skin to heal the scars. This condition results from a virus named varicella zoster which is known to affect the human body. This condition is extremely contagious and has the ability to spread from person to person. The scares are not harmful in nature, but may look ugly to self and others. The scars can be seen of different parts of the body like hands, legs, face, and so on. This makes the life difficult for the person. There are several ways of removing the scars from the body. You can use some of the pharmaceutical medications as prescribed by your doctor or try some natural remedies at home.
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Effective Ways To Avoid Pregnancy

Well, if we talk about the birth control then first of all you should have knowledge about this term. This term is referring to such techniques and methods which are followed to control the world population. In this article I shall discuss some modern techniques to control the population of world. These techniques are proved very well in birth control program. As we know that people do not care about their next generation so this thing is causing problems for them. Food problem is becoming the major problem of this world. Everyone is fighting from other to get this food. If we will not take some steps then this world will become a place of war. It has become very essential to follow these methods.
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Herbal medication to lift your spirits up

It is common knowledge that antidepressants are used for depression and anxiety has increased. In fact a recent survey in the US confirmed that out of 5 people in us 3 are suffering from a low mood disorder which later on leads to depression. Most people go for the usual course of antidepressants but some people who believe that the natural methods work the same way as the pharmaceuticals ones always go for herbal medication. It is better because it is natural also it does the same work of boosting your spirits up without any side-effects.
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Who Is Thinking Of Women

Whenever we celebrate Women’s Day we seem to wish every woman and perhaps make some women feel special and good. It seems to be the most cheerful day for women for they get compliments from each and every one of their male colleagues at office. Those who have a group of good friends are likely to go out and have a celebration of women’s day. Of course the mention of women’s day and their greatness will be made mention of in the various speeches. It makes one wonder if there is anywhere in the world any serious thought given to issues regarding woman hood by the normal women on this occasion. Isn’t it the right occasion for women to sit down and think of where women are headed and what is happening with women in their society?
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Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID)

The reproductive system of women is prone to many sorts of diseases and infections. One such condition is Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID). PID is a serious health issue. If not treated on time, it may lead to difficulty in getting pregnant, issues in pregnancy and long- term pain in pelvic region. IT may occur at any age.

What Is Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID)?

Pelvic Inflammatory Disorder or PID is an inflammation of the reproductive organs of women. The inflammation can be any part like uterus (womb), ovaries, cervix or fallopian tube.
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Health and fitness exercises after Childbirth

Anybody can exercise and this includes women who have just given birth recently. While one may be anxious about the extra weight and the enlarged tummy they have after giving birth, exercises should not be overdone. Here are some of the ways in which you can improve your health and fitness right after childbirth and the benefits that come with it.

Firstly, you need to get the advice of your doctor before you embark on any workout routine. This is important especially since one can develop certain complications if they do not regulate the amount of exercise the do after birth. It is also important to seek the advice of your doctor if you suffered complications during delivery, for example, if you delivered through caesarean method. Your doctor will discourage exercises which put pressure on your incision.
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What pregnancy tests can I use?

Are you curious to take a pregnancy test but haven’t made up your mind yet on the type of test to use? Or perhaps you are just new to this whole thing and want to know the available methods to check whether or not you are pregnant. You can be sure that you are in the right place. You only need to read this article to the end. It is in order to recognize the advancement in technology in the medical sector that has seen the upcoming of quickest methods of detecting pregnancy in women.

When the egg in the fallopian tube is fertilized by the sperm, it moves from the fallopian tube to the uterus where it gets implanted on its wall. Upon implantation, a hormone called human chronic gonadotropic, abbreviated as hCG is produced and its amount doubles as time goes by. During pregnancy tests, the aim is to detect the presence of the hormone in the urine or blood of the woman. Two main types of tests are used to do just that – blood tests and urine tests.
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Medications like Viagra to treat the Sexual Disorders in Women

Though there have been numerous claims in the digital as well as the printed media about the invention of a Viagra for the other half of the population, the women; but, according to the testaments by various physicians and urologists, no such pills has been invented nor has any such thing been planned for future reference. Thus, it can be easily understood that no such wonder drug is coming out for the women and all these were just hoaxes.

But, one question does remain in the minds of the masses, what about the sexual disorders of the other half of the population. Are there any medications which can help the women who are suffering from sexual impotencies? Well, it is high time that we search for a medication which can sort out all the problems of the woman’s sexuality.
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Alternative medication for Asthma

Did you know that you could significantly stem down the effects of asthma without necessarily using pharmaceutical medicines? For instance, it has been found that breathing techniques such as the Buteyko breathing can be used as an alternative for curbing the severity of the condition in both children and adults.

Apart from the breathing techniques, there are numerous other natural therapies and medications that can be used to cure asthma and avert any further asthmatic attacks. By the end of this article, you will have learned the different methods you can include in your daily routine to help you reduce the effects of the health condition in question. They are:
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Explaining a tubal ligation (getting your tubes tied)

One of the most common forms of birth control for women is a surgical procedure called a tubal ligation, more commonly known as getting your ‘tubes tied’. During the procedure, the fallopian tubes are tied, clamped, blocked, or cut. This prevents them from releasing eggs into the uterus. In addition, sperm are unable to travel through the tube to fertilize an egg. If you are considering this form of birth control, this article will provide you with useful information.

Tubal ligation is considered to be a routine procedure and there are several options. The most common surgery is called a laparoscopy. During this, a laproscope is inserted into a small incision near the navel. The doctor then seals, clamps, or ties the fallopian tubes with a mild electric current or with clips. The amount of scarring is minimal.
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Anorexia Nervosa

Anorexia nervosa, the term sounds a little strange, but the condition isn’t strange at all. How often have you seen ultra thin women walking in the shopping mall? How often your friend skips all the delicious food saying that she is afraid of gaining weight? Well, all the women falling in these categories are suffering from anorexia nervosa, also known as anorexia.

What is anorexia nervosa?

Anorexia nervosa is a fear of gaining excessive weight. People, who are suffering from this disorder, generally women, stay away from food in the fear of getting fat. They limit their food intake and starve to death, even though she is already slim. It occurs in early to mid- adolescence.

Records have it that about 90 to 95 % of people who suffer from anorexia are women. It is considered as one of the commonest psychiatric disorder in young women. About 5 to 20 % sufferers die of anorexia and it has highest death rate of any mental disorder.
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A Smile Is All You Need

Our smile is our best asset and tool. Anybody and everybody however antagonistic can be turned over with a genuine smile. A smile at another stranger can make his day. Smile not only makes the one smiling happy but the person observing you smile also lightens up. Smiling is a physical expression of a mental image or thought. When someone is sitting and dreaming or thinking about some happy and positive thoughts you see them smile without their knowledge. Babies smile in their sleep and parents wait to see the smile on their baby’s face. A smile can lift the gloom surrounding a person and like sudden burst of sunshine, can bring about a positive vibration. A smile can remove barriers and melt the hardest of the hearts. A smile they say can move mountains.
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Some techniques for Birth control

World population is increasing so rapidly that the resources of food and other things are start to decrease. There should be some way to control the birth rate. If we will not control the birth rate in these days then this problem will become a major problem in future. Many advertisements are made on TV channels to aware them from this increasing population. There are many techniques which are used by the people for the birth control. It is said that it is good to have two children. Since there are specified resources of food so increase in the number of children can cause the food problem. If you are married then you should follow these methods to control the birth rate.
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Home Remedies for Tinea Versicolor

Tinea Versicolor is a common fungal infection. It affects the skin. This skin disorder leads to the occurrence of white patches on the body.

The fungus that causes this infection is Malassezia globosa fungus. This fungus is usually found in warm and humid climate. The disorder is also known as pityriasis versicolor. It commonly occurs in adolescents as well as young adults.

The common symptoms of tinea versicolor include white patches on skin, flaking, scaling and slight itching. On exposure to sun, the patches turn pink or red in color. The patches can occur anywhere on the body, but, the most vulnerable areas include arms, neck, back and chest.

Though treatment is available for this fungal skin infection, there are certain home remedies that ensure that the infection goes away without the use of any medication. These simple home remedies are effective and easy.

Take a look at the best home remedies for tinea versicolor:
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