Originating in the soft tissue of the body, soft tissue sarcomas are cancerous (malignant) tumors. Other structures of the body are connected, supported and surrounded by soft tissues. The nerves, muscle, lining of the joints (synovial tissues), fat and tendons are included in the soft tissues. In these areas, different types of soft tissue sarcomas may occur. However, soft tissue sarcomas are not common.
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Hand-foot-and-mouth disease, which is common in young children, is a mild but contagious viral infection. The most common cause of hand-foot-and-mouth disease is coxsackievirus. This disease is marked by sores in the mouth and a rash on the hands and feet.
Hand-foot-and-mouth disease doesn't have a specific treatment. By practicing good hygiene, such as washing hands often and thoroughly, the risks of being infected with ... more
The saliva of infected animals can spread a deadly virus to people called rabies that is usually transmitted through a bite.
Foxes, skunks, bats, rats, coyotes and raccoons are the animals that are most likely to transmit rabies. Rabies is most likely to be spread to people by stray dogs in developing countries of Southeast Asia and Africa.
Vaccines are given to any person who may have a risk of contracting ... more
The condition in which a person has few or no intimate relationships is called schizotypal personality disorder. These people experience extreme anxiety in social situations, and they turn inward rather than interact with others.
Usually, people with this disorder appear emotionally distinct and have trouble engaging with others. They may respond inappropriately to social cues, hold peculiar beliefs and exhibit odd behaviors. ... more
Over the years, a woman's sexual desires naturally vacillate. Usually, the highs and lows are associated with the beginning or end of a relationship or with major life changes, such as illness, menopause or pregnancy. However, there are lifestyle changes and sex techniques for women with a low or decreased sex drive, to put them in the mood more often. Medications could also be used.
The best measure of low sex drive in women is ... more
Although the odor of sweating is troublesome, but usually, sweating is considered only a minor nuisance.
People normally sweat when they are in a hot environment, nervous, under stress, anxious, or when they exercise or exert themselves. Sweating in these circumstances is natural and healthy. Perspiration is usually odorless; however, if it comes in contact with bacteria on the skin, it may have an unpleasant smell.
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