Ingrown toenail: causes, treatment, prognosis An ingrown toenail (Unguis incarnatus) usually affects the big toe. The ingrown toenail presses itself into the nail bed and causes pain or inflammation. Possible causes are, for example, shoes that...
Heart failure: causes, symptoms, treatment In heart failure (weakness of the heart muscle, cardiac insufficiency, myocardial insufficiency) the heart is no longer able to supply the body with sufficient blood and thus oxygen. The disease is...
Natural Remedies For High Blood Pressure High blood pressure can be reduced not only with medication. General measures such as regular exercise, the right diet and the reduction of overweight can also reduce high blood pressure....
Lupus erythematosus: Causes, forms, therapy Lupus erythematosus is an autoimmune disease. The immune system mistakenly regards the body's own cell structures as foreign and attacks them. There are three main forms of lupus erythematosus depending on the...
Fatty liver: Recognizing symptoms Fatty liver symptoms are often unspecific. Some affected persons feel a feeling of pressure in the right upper abdomen or suffer from a feeling of fullness. However, patients often have no fatty...
HPV: causes, secondary diseases, symptoms, treatment The abbreviation HPV stands for Human Papillomavirus. The pathogen causes venereal diseases and can manifest itself through warts on the skin and genital area. Most HPV infections heal unnoticed, but...
Stem warts: Detect and remove Despite their name, stem warts (fibroids) are not real warts at all. Instead, they are small, soft, stalked skin appendages that usually grow to only a few millimetres in size. Why...
Sonnenallergie: Beschreibung, Auslöser, Symptome, Behandlung
Sun allergy: description, trigger, symptoms, treatment A sun allergy is actually not a real allergy in most cases. The colloquial term rather describes various diseases that are triggered by a reaction to sunlight. What they all...
Cystitis A bladder infection (also known as cystitis or cystitis) is unpleasant: burning sensation when urinating and a frequent urge to urinate are typical symptoms that can cause discomfort to those affected. In the vast majority...
Diaphragmatic hernia: Description In a diaphragmatic hernia, medically called hiatus hernia, parts of the abdominal organs are displaced through an opening in the diaphragm (diaphragm) into the chest (thorax). The dome-shaped diaphragm consists of muscle and...