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Ectopic pregnancy

Ectopic pregnancy

Pregnancy begins with a fertilized egg, which usually attaches itself to the lining of the uterus. In case of an ectopic pregnancy, the fertilized egg implants somewhere else.   Almost always, an ectopic pregnancy occurs in one of the tubes that carry eggs from the ovaries to the uterus, called fallopian tubes. This type of ectopic pregnancy is called a tubal pregnancy. In some rare cases, the ectopic pregnancy can occur in the ... more

Mesothelioma

Mesothelioma

The rare cancer that occurs in the thin layer of tissue that covers the majority of the internal organs (mesothelium) is called malignant mesothelioma. Based on what part of the mesothelium is affected, mesothelioma is divided into different types that include the following: Mesothelioma of the tunica vaginalis: This type occurs in the lining around the testicles. Peritoneal mesothelioma: This type occurs in the tissue in ... more

Erectile Dysfunction

Erectile Dysfunction

When a man isn’t able to maintain a firm erection long enough to have sex, it means that he has erectile dysfunction. This common problem can occur at any age; however, it is more common in older men. Although having trouble from time to time isn’t necessarily a cause for concern, however, if the problem is ongoing, it could affect self-esteem and cause relationship problems and stress.   In the past, erectile ... more

Meningitis

Meningitis

An inflammation of the membranes (meninges) and cerebrospinal fluid surrounding one's brain and spinal cord, which is usually due to the spread of an infection, is called meningitis. The characteristic symptoms of this condition, including a stiff neck, fever and headache, are often triggered by the swelling associated with meningitis.   Bacterial and fungal infections can lead to meningitis, though most cases of meningitis ... more

Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV)

Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV)

Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV) is one of the most common disorders that can cause vertigo. A person's sudden sensation of unsteadiness or that their surroundings are moving is called vertigo. One of the characteristics of this disease is brief episodes of mild to intense dizziness associated with specific changes in the position of the head. Usually, this sensation occurs when a person sits up in the morning, turn over ... more

Male Infertility

Male Infertility

An estimated 10 to 15% of couples are classified as infertile, meaning that they've been trying to get pregnant with unprotected, frequent intercourse for at least a year without success.   Male infertility is the factor in about half the cases. Exposure to certain environmental factors, general health and lifestyle issues, impaired delivery of sperm and abnormal sperm production or function are included in the causes of ... more

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Effect of physical inactivity on major non-communicable diseases worldwide: an analysis of burden of disease and life expectancy

Effect of physical inactivity on major non-communicable diseases worldwide: an analysis of burden of disease and life expectancy

The Lancet, 380/9838 Published: 2012-07-21

Strong evidence shows that physical inactivity increases the risk of many adverse health conditions, including major non-communicable diseases such as coronary heart disease, type 2 diabetes, and breast and colon cancers, and shortens life expectancy. Because much of the world's population is inactive, this link presents a major public health issue
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Global trends in antiretroviral resistance in treatment-naive individuals with HIV after rollout of antiretroviral treatment in resource

Global trends in antiretroviral resistance in treatment-naive individuals with HIV after rollout of antiretroviral treatment in resource

The Lancet, doi:10.1016 Published: 2012-07-23

The emergence and spread of high levels of HIV-1 drug resistance in resource-limited settings where combination antiretroviral treatment has been scaled up could compromise the effectiveness of national HIV treatment programmes. We aimed to estimate changes in the prevalence of HIV-1 drug resistance in treatment-naive individuals with HIV since initiation of rollout in resource-limited settings.
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Radical Prostatectomy versus Observation for Localized Prostate Cancer

Radical Prostatectomy versus Observation for Localized Prostate Cancer

NEJM, 367:203-213 Published: 2012-07-19

The effectiveness of surgery versus observation for men with localized prostate cancer detected by means of prostate-specific antigen (PSA) testing is not known.
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