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What is Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome? It is otherwise known as posterior tibial neuralgia. It is a condition that compresses the tibial nerve brought about by an increase in pressure in the tunnel area. As pressure escalates, space in the tunnel region becomes limited resulting to the destruction axons and myelin sheath of the tibial nerve Causes Cause is unknown for most patients Risk factors: athletes, people with flat feet or other deformities Other factors: trauma; bone spurs (bone growth formation on a bone), benign tumors or any condition that may occupy space and increase pressure in the tunnel region Similar to carpal…

Secondary infertility happens when a man and woman are unable to conceive a child after a year of trying, in spite of having children previously without any troubles. Primary infertility is much common than secondary infertility. Based on statistics, 11 out of 100 couples who already conceived a child in the past suffers from secondary infertility. That is more or less four million families or approximately half of all infertility cases. Regrettably, since couples suffering from secondary infertility already have a child, their problems are normally disregarded by their family, friends and even their doctors. Presuming that infertility cannot occur…

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is an inflammatory joint disorder which is auto immune in nature. The disease manifests as life-long disorder with intermittent remissions and exacerbations. The severity of the disease also varies from person to person. In Rheumatoid arthritis there is inflammation in the joints. 1. Symptoms of Rheumatoid Arthritis Rheumatoid Arthritis generally manifests as an arthralgia i.e. inflammation of joints and synovitis i.e. inflammation of synovial membrane of small joints such as feet, wrists, ankles, hands etc. sometimes this disease affects specific joints. The affected joints exhibit tenderness on pressure and the movements are also generally painful. In severe…

1. Anxiety Stress and anxiety are among the frequent causes of erectile dysfunction in young men. This is one of the main causes that is very least treated. A reason for this that can be attributed is that men and women sees mental conditions less value than actual illnesses. In this fast-paced society, work-related and social stressors can often build up the tension and possibly reproducing some erectile problems. 2. Reduction in Blood A great penile erection is achieved by having a good accessibility of blood to be supplied to the penis. Arterial blood vessels ailments impeding the blood supply…

What is Ehrlochiosis? Ehrlichiosis is an infection of white blood cells transmitted by the bite of a tick and affect not only human, but also dogs, cattles, sheeps, and many others. It is caused by one of several rickettsial organisms of the family Anaplasmataceae, genera Ehrlichia and Anaplasma. These gram negative and obligate intracellular that can cause multiple serious diseases worldwide, including Rocky Mountain spotted fever and typhus. It was first described in 1990 by Dr. Ehrlich and most common during spring and summer during these seasons ticks are most active. According to reports, the annual incidence of Ehrlichiosis is…