Monthly Archives: July 2011

Pilonidal Sinus

What is a pilonidal sinus? Pilonidal means a ‘nest of hairs’. A sinus tract is a small abnormal channel (a narrow tunnel) in the body. A sinus tract typically goes between a focus of infection in deeper tissues to the … Continue reading

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Migraine

Migraine (from the Greek words hemi, meaning half, and kranion, meaning skull[) is a debilitating condition characterized by moderate to severe headaches, and nausea. It is about three times more common in women than in men. A migraine is a … Continue reading

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Congestive Heart Failure

Congestive heart failure (CHF) is a condition in which the heart’s function as a pump is inadequate to deliver oxygen rich blood to the body. Congestive heart failure can be caused by: diseases that weaken the heart muscle, diseases that … Continue reading

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