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Causes and Signs of Dehydration

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We lose water and other liquids every day in our urine, sweat, tears, and stool. Generally, we replenish all these fluids by drinking water, juices and eating foods rich in water content. Our body also performs the fluid replacement process efficiently and carefully. To keep healthy fluid balance, we try to restock our body with […]

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Herpes HSV-1 & HSV-2: Symptoms, Causes, Prevention and Treatment

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Herpes simplex viruses (HSVs), mainly known as herpes, are of two types: HSV-1 & HSV-2. HSV1 or herpes type 1 is oral herpes that causes blisters or sores around the face or mouth. HSV2 or herpes type 2 (genital herpes) is responsible for sores around the genitals or rectum. It is a long-term condition that […]

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Different types of Psoriasis

7 Different Types of Psoriasis: Symptoms and Treatments

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Psoriasis is a very common autoimmune disease that mainly affects the skin. In the UK, up to 1.8 million people have been suffering from psoriasis. It is a chronic skin disease of the skin that affects men and women equally. The symptoms of this skin disorder vary based on the types, but typical psoriasis appears […]

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Why Does My Belly Button Smell – Bad, Meaning, Stinks Like Poop, Cheese, Fish, Smelly Belly Button Discharge

Why Does My Belly Button Smell Bad?

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Have you ever wondered why your belly button smells like poop, fish or rotten cheese? This is the most common question that people often ask their dermatologists. From a health point of view, when your navel produces bad odour, it could be because of any discharge or medical issue. Whereas, in other cases, the smell […]

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Reasons to Drink Water: Drinking Water Benefits

20 Reasons to Drink Water: Drinking Water Benefits

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You can go for days or even more than three weeks without eating food, but can’t survive more than 2 days without drinking water. We know that water is extremely important to our survival, but many of us do not aware of the exact reasons why one should drink more water. So, here, we have […]

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Top 6 Reasons to Consult a Doctor Online

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The internet has transformed the way we live our lives in several ways, including the hunt for a doctor. Hectic lifestyle, having to cover long distances to the hospital, are a few reasons that encourage people to get an online medical consultation. For chronically ill patients and for those who want a follow-up consultation or […]

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Simple & Effective Ways to Lose Weight from your Face

How to Lose Weight in Your Face?

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Face is the most astonishing body part that anyone notices first. Young people these days wish to have high cheekbones and chiselled jawlines just like any professional model. But they don’t know how to lose fat in face. Getting rid of all the face fat needs more efforts than losing weight from all over the […]

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Sore Throat: Causes, Symptoms, Treatment and Prevention

Sore Throat: Causes, Symptoms, Treatment and Prevention

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A sore throat is a common problem that occurs generally after hay fever or when you expose to an allergen. Even in winters, when you sleep with your mouth open, the outside cool air enters your mouth and causes tickling or scratchy pain in the throat. Not only in winters but summertime allergies may also […]

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What to Eat When You Have an Acidic Stomach

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Acid reflux occurs when the acid in the stomach flows backward into the oesophagus. The accumulation of acid in stomach happens because of several reasons such as poor diet, excessive alcohol consumption, smoking or heredity. And if acid reflux is not treated timely, it may cause bone and muscle deterioration and may lead to ulcers. […]

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Acne

Effective Ways to Get Rid of Acne Scars

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Acne is an aching and emotionally distressing skin condition that causes scars, especially on the face, back, neck, chest and upper arms. There are several reasons of acne, including hormonal imbalance, dehydration, poor diet, genetic or other factors, but it is predominantly caused by the clogging of the oil glands of the skin with dust, […]

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