Head Lice – Symptoms, Causes, Shampoos and Treatment

What is Head Lice? Head Lice are parasites found on the human head. They are very small and blood-sucking insects. They feed on blood from the human scalp. Head lice don’t carry any bacterial or viral infections. An infestation of head lice is known as pediculosis capitis and mostly affects children’s. It is a very … Continue reading Head Lice – Symptoms, Causes, Shampoos and Treatment

Psoriasis Treatment – Possible Causes, Symptoms and Prevention

Overview of Psoriasis Psoriasis is noncontagious, chronic, inflammatory skin disease. It is not curable but can be controlled with certain medications. Psoriasis is a condition that produces plaques of thickened, scaling skin. It is a long-term inflammatory skin disease. Its symptoms include red patches of skin, small scaling spots, itching soreness and burning sensation, etc. … Continue reading Psoriasis Treatment – Possible Causes, Symptoms and Prevention

Jaundice Causes, Symptoms, and Fast Treatment

Overview of Jaundice Jaundice is a yellow discoloration of skin and whites of the eye. It is caused by increasing amount of bilirubin in the blood. Bilirubin is a waste material found in blood. Jaundice is seen in case of level of bilirubin increases in the blood. It is not a disease; it is a … Continue reading Jaundice Causes, Symptoms, and Fast Treatment

Osteoporosis Symptoms, Signs, Causes and Treatment

What is Osteoporosis? Osteoporosis is a bone disease. It occurs when bone density decreases. It weakens the bones and also increases the risk of fractures. More common area of bone fractures that occur from osteoporosis includes hip, spine, wrist and ribs. It affects both females and males. Osteoporosis can occur in people of any age, … Continue reading Osteoporosis Symptoms, Signs, Causes and Treatment

Ingrown Hair Causes, Symptoms and How to Get Rid of Them

What is an Ingrown Hair? An ingrown hair occurs when the tip of hair curls back/grows sideways in the skin of hair follicle. Ingrown hair is a very common condition and improves without any treatment. It commonly occurs on the shaved area such as armpits, face, neck, pubic area and legs. The cysts caused by … Continue reading Ingrown Hair Causes, Symptoms and How to Get Rid of Them