Tag Archives: Symptoms

Iron deficiency symptoms: This sign in your ear could indicate the condition

Iron is an essential element for almost all living organisms as it participates in a wide variety of metabolic processes, including oxygen transport. Iron deficiency, also known as anaemia, occurs when the body doesn’t have enough iron to produce haemoglobin. Haemoglobin is the part of red blood cells that gives blood its red colour and… Read More »

Can marijuana ease symptoms of Crohn's disease?

Doctors are starting to prescribe medical marijuana to treat certain health conditions. Some studies suggest that marijuana may also have the potential to ease the symptoms of Crohn’s disease. Crohn’s disease is a type of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). This chronic condition causes inflammation of parts of the digestive tract. Doctors do not fully understand… Read More »

Pictures and symptoms of common STDs

Understanding symptoms and seeing pictures of STDs can help people identify the signs and encourage them to see a doctor. Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), also called sexually transmitted infections (STIs), are on the rise. In 2017, researchers saw an increase in STDs for the fourth year in a row, and the highest ever rates of… Read More »