Hyperuricemia is the condition that results when there is a high level of uric acid in the bloodstream. It can also result as a result of poor excretion through the normal kidney channels. If left untreated, it can lead to renal failures, kidney stones, hypertension, gout, arthritis, as well as cardiovascular diseases.
Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS) is when you feel the need to move your leg because there’s an uncomfortable or sometimes even painful feeling in it. This condition usually gets worse at night and is known to get better for a short while if you reposition the hurting leg. This condition can appear at any age and has a tendency to get worse as you age.
Arthritis is a common joint disorder, often characterized by joint inflammation. About 100 types of arthritis affect people of all races, sexes, and ages. Common symptoms include pain, swelling, stiffness in joints, and painful movement. Often the symptoms come and go, vary in severity, but the condition worsens with time. Arthritis impairs one’s ability to perform daily tasks. All of the above symptoms also impact people with arthritis in the legs.
Nearly everyone will have a canker sore at some point in their life. Canker sores are a type of small ulcer that forms inside of the mouth, usually on the insides of the cheeks or under the tongue; they can appear anywhere on the gums. Unlike cold sores, which appear on the outside of the mouth, canker sores are not contagious.
There are two main forms of arthritis in hands: rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis. Rheumatoid arthritis is an inflammatory, immune system related. Osteoarthritis is more to wear and tear of the cartilage. Both are chronic degenerative and can affect daily routine. Both rheumatoid and osteoarthritis affect the young as well as the old– it is not just an old person’s disease.
Breast pain is not a rare phenomenon and many women get accustomed to it over the period of their adult life. While it is not a normal state of health, it is not always such that should give rise to any alarm as a result of the particulate nature of its occurrence.
The stomach becomes bloated when excess gas is accumulated in the small intestines. The condition results in the stomach is visibly swollen. A bloated stomach comes with several discomforts and even embarrassing sometimes since it can affect your stature and personal appearance. The most worrying part is that some come with symptoms like general pains, lower back pains, belching, diarrhea, and cramps, difficulty breathing, and heartburn, among several others.
Cervical spondylosis is a condition that affects the framework of the neck and its effect can be felt around the joints. It is noted and reported as age-related and as such, wear and tear has a role to play for the condition to result. The cervical spine is an area of focus as it is made up of a network of cartilage and bones, which gets worn down with aging. Other factors have been identified with time as contributory to the ailment, and they are also easily recognizable.