Monthly Archives: May 2018

What are the causes and symptoms of chronic gastritis?

Gastritis is a widespread condition where the lining of the stomach becomes inflamed. Gastritis can be chronic, even lasting a lifetime. Here, we look at what causes gastritis, the symptoms, risk factors, and possible complications of chronic gastritis. Also, find out about treatments and lifestyle and dietary changes. …read more

Grover’s disease: What you need to know

Grover’s disease is a rare condition that causes a rash on a person’s back and chest. It can also cause intense itchiness and discomfort. Doctors are unsure of the precise cause, but risk factors include prolonged or extreme sweating. Different lines of treatment are available. Learn more about Grover’s disease here. …read more

What are the health benefits of lemongrass tea?

Lemongrass is an herb that people can use to make a nutritious tea. Study results suggest that lemongrass has a wide range of health benefits, including relieving anxiety, lowering cholesterol, and reducing bloating. In this article, we look at these studies and consider the evidence for the benefits of lemongrass. …read more

Causes and treatment of pimples on the legs

Pimples on the legs may arise for several reasons, including clogged pores, keratosis pilaris, or skin infections. Some pimples may be painful, red, or white, and may produce pus. They can be caused or worsened by shaving. Treatments depend on the cause of the bumps. Learn how to identify and treat leg pimples here. […]

What to know about Miller Fisher syndrome

Miller Fisher syndrome is a mild form of Guillain-Barré syndrome. It causes nerve damage, resulting in a loss of coordination, reflexes, and muscle control. The outlook is good, and with treatment a person often recovers within 6 months. Accurate diagnosis is essential to receive the right treatment. …read more