Monthly Archive: June 2018

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What is Macular degeneration?

What is Macular degeneration? Macular degeneration is a relatively hereditary condition in which the area that is used for vision in the eyes degenerate. Macular degeneration also called atrophy or degeneration of the macular...

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What is Glaucoma?

What is Glaucoma? Glaucoma is defined as a condition in which there is raised pressure within the eye orbit. How does glaucoma show itself? Glaucoma shows it self as a gradual loss of vision...

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What is Cataract?

What is Cataract? Cataract is the defined as the opacity of the lens in the eyeball. What causes cataract? The opacity is as a result of deposition of protein in the lens. This is...

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what is Back pain?

what is Back pain? As the name implies, back pain is a common experience among men and women as they get older. The back is responsible largely for the support of the body. The...

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What is Prostate?

What is the Prostate? The prostrate is a walnut-shaped organ that is located at the base of the pelvis in front of the and in-between the anus and scrotum. It is small in size...

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What is Sinusitis?

What is Sinusitis? Sinusitis can be defined as a self-limiting inflammation of the paranasal sinuses by bacterial, viral or fungal infections. It can also be caused by allergies. What is a sinus? A sinus...

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What is ENT

What is ENT (Ear, Nose and Throat)? ENT means ear, nose and throat. It also signifies otolaryngology which is surgery that deals with ear, nose and throat. What are the common ailments of ENT...

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What Is Head Injury?

What Is Head Injury? This is a common injury particularly in the males before the age of 50years. What is the commonest cause of head injury? The commonest cause of head injury is trauma...

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What is appendicitis?

What is appendicitis? Appendicitis is an inflammation of the appendix an organ located in the right lower corner of the abdomen. How common and who are more susceptible to having Appendicitis? Appendicitis is commoner...