Archive for May, 2013

Bunion surgery cost

The metatarsophalangeal joint is the joint where the big toe unites with the foot. A bunion is a deformity in the bone that is located at the joint. It causes the joint to protrude and stick outward, away from the toes. Several things can cause the development of a bunion — from wearing ill-fitted shoes […]

Posted on May 31, 2013 at 10:06 pm by admin · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Atrophic kidney

The word “atrophy” can be defined as any type of reduction of size within any organ that is due to a specific type of disuse, abuse or ailment. Therefore, if you are diagnosed with a kidney that is atrophic, this means that at least one of your kidneys has shrunk in size due to not […]

Posted on May 22, 2013 at 3:50 pm by admin · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Ear pain when swallowing

Usually the symptoms accompanying ear pain, such as pain or pressure while coughing or yawning, can pinpoint the cause of the earache. Ear pain perceived when food is swallowed can be a sign of irritation of the nerves, which are triggered by swallowing and are either directly or indirectly connected to the ear. Here are […]

Posted on May 19, 2013 at 11:45 am by admin · Permalink · Comments Closed
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