Treatments for aplastic anemia include blood transfusions, blood and marrow stem cell transplants, and medicines. Transfused red blood cells contain iron that accumulates in the body, leading to damage of the vital organs. If the resulting iron overload is not treated promptly, it can deliberately damage the organs. Over time, the body may develop antibodies to the transfused blood cells, which make them less effective at relieving the symptoms.
Aplastic anemia may include blood transfusions and medications for more serious cases. Severe aplastic anemia is life threatening and may require immediate hospitalization for treatment when the blood cell counts are extremely low. While there is no limit to the number of blood cell transfusions a person may have, complications may sometimes arise with multiple transfusions.
The foods you choose and your eating habits, like how often you eat them can affect your teeth and gums and give you tooth decay. The tooth decay usually occurs when plaque comes into contact with sugar in the mouth, causing acid to attack the teeth.
Eating habits and food choices are important factors that affect how quickly you develop tooth decay. If flossing and tooth brushing are not completed on a regular basis, when bacteria come into contact with food in the mouth, acid is produced that attacks the teeth, eventually leading to tooth decay. Continue reading “How Your Diet And Eating Habits Give You Tooth Decay?”
Do you know that exercise boosts brain growth and regeneration? Hasn’t it occurred to you that exercise or being physically active can literally improve your memory and thinking skills? If you want to alter the brain fog that comes with age, make it a point to sweat it out every day starting today. Several studies suggest that regular exercises can actually make you smarter, but not any kind of exercises. Researchers found that regular aerobic exercises appear to boost the size of the hippocampus, which is the brain area involved in verbal memory and learning.
Until this very day, different parts of the papaya plants, which includes the fruit, dried fruit, papaya leaves, dried leaves, stems, seeds, and roots have long been used as ingredients in alternative medicine. The papaya leaves are usually used for the treatment of fever, pyrexia, diabetes, gonorrhea, syphilis, inflammation and as a dressing for septic wounds. It is believed that papaya leaves contain substances responsible for the production of platelets. Although untested herbal medicines can be a potential risk, many people believe the papaya leaf juice extract can accelerate the increase of platelet among patients with dengue fever.
Kidney stones are the hard, crystalline mineral material formed within the kidney or urinary tract, called as nephrolithiasis. They are hard deposits made of minerals and salts that form inside your kidneys. Even though most kidney stones will pass through the ureter to the bladder on their own with time, you must understand that diet is a major factor in its process of stone formation. Often, the stones form when the urine becomes concentrated, which makes the minerals to crystallize and stick together. Depending on your situation, you may need nothing more than to take pain medication and drink lots of water to pass a kidney stone.
Do you know what triglycerides are? We all know that this is part of the lipid panel test, especially when you have problems with the blood pressure and diabetes, but do you know what causes it? Triglycerides are a type of fat lipid found in your blood that your blood readily absorbs after you eat. Triglycerides are fats, but are not cholesterol. You should not confuse the two, because they are not the same and cannot be used interchangeably in any discussion, in any way.
Has the question of, “Do I really need a diet supplement”, actually occurred in your mind? A multivitamin is one great, easy way to make up for your nutritional shortfalls, but it has never been medically and scientifically and will never be considered as a replacement of a good nutritious meal. Taking more diet supplements than what you need can turn out to be more expensive and may increase your risks. Some dietary supplements may increase your risk of bleeding and some also interact with certain prescription drugs in ways that might cause problems.
Dehydration can be damaging to your anti aging skincare, but drinking too much water can also result in the depletion of your potassium, which is a form of electrolyte essential for a number of bodily functions. Electrolytes regulate the nerve and muscle function, hydrate the body, balance blood acidity and pressure, and help rebuild damaged tissue. The electrolyte levels can change in relation to the water levels in the body plus other factors, which can directly impact having too high or too low electrolytes in the blood.
A new study about sleep published that an average of 6 hours sleep is no different than what our ancestors had even before we were born! These days, every human being, child and adult are getting less sleep, due to long working hours, longer travel time, television, social media, and the internet. The new study suggests that people living in an industrialized region do not get any more or less sleep than those living in primitive societies.