Common cold: treatment, infection, prognosis A cold is an infection of the upper respiratory tract. The causes are different types of viruses. Typically, symptoms such as sore throat, colds, coughs or even fever occur. Here you...
Bursitis: Elbow An inflammation of the bursa at the elbow (bursitis olecrani) can be very painful. It usually occurs at the bony tip of the elbow. Bursitis olecrani is also called "student's elbow" in English. The...
Lung cancer (bronchial carcinoma): warning signals, therapy Lung cancer (bronchial carcinoma) is one of the most common cancers. The most important risk factor is smoking. Passive smoking can also lead to lung cancer. The malignant tumour...
Angina pectoris: symptoms, warning signs, causes, treatment Angina pectoris (medical stenocardia) means chest tightness. It manifests itself in a sudden pain in the heart area and a feeling of pressure in the chest. Angina pectoris is...
Salmonella poisoning (salmonellosis): infection, symptoms, treatment Salmonella poisoning (salmonellosis) is an infection with salmonella. These bacteria can cause various diseases, including typhoid, paratyphoid and enteritis. A typhoid disease is always treated with antibiotics, an enteritis usually...
Bruising: symptoms, therapy, duration of healing A bruise is a blunt, closed injury that occurs, for example, as a result of a blow, impact, falling objects, fall or fall. The tissue (skin, fatty tissue, muscles etc.)...
How To Lose Weight With Hypothyroidism The lack of thyroid hormones, which occurs in hypothyroidism, slows down almost all metabolic processes in the body. Therefore, hypothyroidism often triggers weight gain, even if the affected patients eat...
Herpes labialis: Triggers, symptoms, treatment Herpes labialis is the most common form of herpes. It is usually caused by the herpes simplex virus type 1 and causes painful blisters at the transition between lip and facial...
Stroke: symptoms and warning signs Common stroke symptoms are acute weakness or paralysis on one side of the body, speech difficulties, visual disturbances and dizziness or even unconsciousness. In individual cases, however, the signs of stroke...
Balanitis (inflammation of the glans): causes, therapy, signs Balanitis is an inflammation of the glans penis, the tip of the penis. In the vast majority of cases it also affects the foreskin and is then called...