Heart failure (heart failure, heart muscle weakness)

21 October 2017
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© Jupiter Images / iStockphoto When heart failure (heart failure, heart failure), the heart does not work properly. It is no longer able to pump enough blood into the circulation. As a result, the blood flow to the organs and tissues is reduced, which can lead to circulatory failure. Heart failure often occurs in consequence […]

Splay: Abgeflaches transverse arch

21 October 2017
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© Jupiterimages / Stockbyte The splay is all foot problems most often and predominantly affects women. From a splay occurs when the transverse arch of the foot is flattened. By splayed metatarsal, the forefoot widens. The good news: Problems not prepare arising in the course of life splayfeet sure: If anything, they usually lead until […]

Finding the G Spot: G-spot of women

21 October 2017
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Finding the G-spot is not easy, sometimes rather an impossible task. Before the search starts, all should it be involved in mind that they may not lead to the goal. Therefore, the tip: Laying prefer not too much hope in the project. then it feels but at some point are particularly good places, it is […]

Molluscum contagiosum (molluscs, molluscum)

21 October 2017
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© Jupiterimages / Hemera Molluscum (molluscs, molluscum) are widely used especially in children - but adults also can be affected. The benign warts can individually, but also frequently occur. It is characterized by its nature: Mollusks are skin-colored to reddish, mostly stecknadel- a pea head size and dented in the middle - because the latter […]

Graze: So abrasions are treated

21 October 2017
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© iStock Just the child was beaming on the wheel on the road, already it is in the next moment screaming on the sidewalk: The elbow is scraped and bleeding. An abrasion is not dangerous in principle - but parents can speed healing by treating the graze quickly. If the wound is dirty, you should […]

Nicotine addiction (nicotine addiction): Symptoms

21 October 2017
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The nicotine addiction (nicotine addiction) concern associated symptoms not only the body, but also the psyche. The various physical and psychological signs of cigarette addiction are both in the admission of nicotine as well as in withdrawal of nicotine to watch. Nicotine causes not only in people with nicotine addiction symptoms produced but also in […]

Psychosis: Symptoms

21 October 2017
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The "classical" Psychosis does not exist - a psychosis, depending on the clinical picture very different symptoms demonstrate. However, there are some features that are common in psychosis. It is characteristic of psychosis that the person loses touch with reality to varying degrees. In a psychosis can Thinking, feeling, sensing one's own body and the […]

Raynaud’s syndrome (Raynaud’s disease)

21 October 2017
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© Jupiterimages / Stockbyte The term Raynaud's syndrome (Raynaud's disease) is defined as a paroxysmal circulation problems in the fingers and / or toes. Women in particular are affected. When Raynaud's syndrome, circulatory disorder often follows a three-phase flow (So-called tricolor phenomenon.): While the fingers / toes become pale and bloodless, they feel often cold, […]

The spleen: Milzschmerzen, enlarged spleen

21 October 2017
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Milzschmerzen make a rule in the lower abdomen below the navel noticeable. Sometimes they radiate in the upper abdomen or left shoulder area. If the spleen is painful, can have various causes, such as The spleen is palpable, which means that it is magnified by a disease, for example, as a result Unlike many other […]

Balanitis (balanitis), Posthitis (foreskin inflammation)

21 October 2017
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© Jupiter Images / iStockphoto Posthitis and balanitis can easily different causes to have. Especially often they are caused by an infection with fungi, bacteria and other microorganisms. Lack of hygiene plays a major role: In case of insufficient personal care accumulates between the foreskin and glans the so-called smegma at. Here comes to the secretion of acorn […]

Autism: A pervasive developmental disorder

21 October 2017
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© Jupiterimages / Digital Vision Autism is a disorder that severely affected a person's development. An autistic typically isolated from his fellow man. The spectrum of autism is wide and the symptoms also depend on to what Autism shape is it: are to lead a normal life while some autistic able to have others live […]

Mood & shy; fluctuations: What are the causes?

21 October 2017
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Mood swings can have many causes and also part of a hormonal changes be, for example during puberty, during pregnancy or during menopause. they become relevant medical only when they are most prevalent are unreasonably high or appear inappropriate. The causes of many mood swings are psychological - but also organic causes are possible. Mood […]

Cataract (cataract)

21 October 2017
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© Jupiter Images / iStockphoto If there are no other eye conditions in addition to cataract, the success treatment very good: Most succeed by the eye surgery to restore full visual acuity. However, a cataract requires after surgery a conscientious aftercare. That means

Blood count

21 October 2017
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© Jupiterimages / Hemera Given a full medical examination for suspected infections or hematopoietic disorders and prior to surgery, the doctor makes a blood normally. There are two ways to examine the blood composition: a blood count and a differential blood count. Both studies together make up the blood counts. A blood count includes the […]

Piercing: genital piercing for women

21 October 2017
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The female genital area offers many sites for a genital piercing. Every woman, however, is built differently - not all genitals are suitable for a genital piercing. can be well explained by the example of the labia: While for some women the small (inner) labia are quite large and are not fully covered by the […]

Stress fracture: Permanent overloading the bone

21 October 2017
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© Jupiterimages / Digital Vision A stress fracture is the result of lengthy and repetitive overloading of a bone - for example, when long-distance running. Unlike an acute fracture the stresses, however, are too small there to be spontaneously break the bones. Stress fractures develop over a longer period of time: The continuing stress arising […]

10th week of pregnancy (gestational & shy; week)

21 October 2017
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© iStock In the 10th week of pregnancy (SSW) the organs are fully developed and take their work on. The embryo has become a fetus and now measures about 2.5 centimeters (SSL). In the 10th week of pregnancy, many expectant mothers notice changes in their skin and hair. It may make sense to change at […]

19. SSW (Pregnancy & shy; week)

21 October 2017
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© iStock From about the 19th week of pregnancy (SSW) instead of the crown-rump length (CRL), the crown-heel length (SFL) is determined. The fetus is now about 24 centimeters long (SFL) and weighs about 200 grams. From the 19th SSW some expectant mothers notice first exercise labor, with which the body prepares for birth. This […]

38. SSW (Pregnancy & shy; week)

21 October 2017
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© iStock In the 38th week of pregnancy (SSW) the baby is about 49 centimeters tall and weighs about 3,100 grams. It is ready to be born, even if each additional day in the womb is good for his development. In the investigations of the gynecologist will now pay increased on whether the placenta can […]

Sweating, sweating: What’s behind it?

21 October 2017
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© iStock Sweating is vital - it protects our body from overheating and thus plays an important role in thermal regulation. But sweats can be a stress factor: Permanent or excessively heavy sweating is for the parties concerned often very unpleasant - and sometimes puts a condition behind it. When we sweat, or if we […]

12th week of gestation (pregnancy & shy; week)

21 October 2017
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© iStock With the 12th week of pregnancy (SSW) end of both the third month of pregnancy and the first trimester of pregnancy - and therefore the critical time: The risk of miscarriage decreases sharply now. The embryo is now about five centimeters long (crown-rump length = SSL). The first 12 weeks of pregnancy are […]

8. SSW (Pregnancy & shy; week)

21 October 2017
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© iStock In the 8th week of pregnancy (SSW) of the embryo about 15 millimeters (crown-rump length = SSL) is. The head now stands and the body stretches, the embryo looks more and more like a baby out. Over the 8 SSW a small face with mouth, nose and eyes is already visible. With the […]

erythrocyte sedimentation

21 October 2017
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© Jupiterimages / Stockbyte Blood consists of two portions: the liquid blood plasma and the solid portion, the blood cells. Usually the solid blood components are dissolved in the blood plasma. Through the blood circulation they mix with the plasma. Outside the body, for example in a test tube or in syringes, the solid components […]

Pregnancy & shy; signs (pregnancy & shy; symptoms)

21 October 2017
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© iStock All day listless, constantly it rumbles in the belly, everything feels strange. If the own body changes, the question comes up quickly, whether it might involve pregnancy signs - provided that the other circumstances do not speak clearly about it. But what are some of the typical pregnancy symptoms and how reliable are […]

Hodgkin’s disease (Hodgkin’s lymphoma): Early recognized incurable

21 October 2017
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© Jupiter Images / iStockphoto Hodgkin's disease (Hodgkin's lymphoma) is a cancer that is very rare compared to other cancers. The chances of recovery are good in many cases, especially if Hodgkin's disease is treated early. Hodgkin's disease is one - as well as the non-Hodgkin's lymphoma - the group of malignant (malignant) lymphomas. On […]

Sunburn: What to do and how to treat?

21 October 2017
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© Jupiter Images / iStockphoto The skin has a number of protective and repair mechanisms that can counteract damage by ultraviolet light. These mechanisms are limited. If the pigmentation of which is to block the ultraviolet radiation from the skin is not sufficient, there is a sunburn. This is particularly the case of very light-skinned […]

rheumatoid arthritis

21 October 2017
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© iStock Million people in Germany have a rheumatic disease, popularly known shortly "rheumatism" called. Physicians distinguish degenerative and inflammatory rheumatic diseases - rheumatoid arthritis to the latter, the part (RA). Rheumatoid arthritis is the most common inflammatory rheumatic form. In this disease, the body's defense is misdirected: The immune system attacks its own joints […]

Hair loss: What to do if the hair is fading?

21 October 2017
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© Jupiterimages / Stockbyte Possible questions are: Hair loss therapy from a medical perspective is mostly Not required as no disease is based on a rule. However, there is a direct connection with a health problem, for example in diffuse hair loss, it is important to eliminate the cause. www.kreisrunderhaarausfall.deof alopecia areata Germany e.V. website

Giardia infection (lamblia infection): Symptoms

21 October 2017
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If the Giardia infection is severe, symptoms of a can malnutrition occur because the body is then certain substances (such as vitamin A, vitamin B12 or fat) receives only inadequate from food. In such cases, so-called can fatty stools arise. In addition, the body can lose protein through the intestine as a result of contamination […]

17. SSW (Pregnancy & shy; week)

21 October 2017
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© iStock With the 17th week of pregnancy (SSW) starts the 5th month of pregnancy. The fetus is now about 10.6 centimeters (SSL = crown-rump length) and weighs about 100 grams. The fifth month of pregnancy brings big changes for the future parents. The baby is now for the pregnant woman often palpable, and in […]

Bloating: What is it?

21 October 2017
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© Jupiter Images / iStockphoto Bloating is the uncomfortable feeling that cause an overfull stomach and intestines - most often it occurs after a heavy meal, which overloads the stomach. In addition, swallowed air or excessive gas formation in the intestine can lead to a feeling of fullness in the abdomen. Although gases can not […]

Abortion, abortion

21 October 2017
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© Jupiterimages / Stockbyte Abortion is illegal in Germany, under certain conditions, but impunity: If the affected woman gets through a pregnancy in a serious conflict, they may proceed under certain conditions an abortion. What is an abortion? The term abortion is the colloquial name for a abortion, that is, the pregnancy is terminated intentionally […]

Digestion: bowel movements

21 October 2017
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Since none likes to speak about the subject defecation, most people are not aware of what is normal to the toilet. When one talks of constipation? Not until one week has a bowel movement less often than 3 times, the stool is very hard and you can defecate only by pressing firmly and with great […]

Turner syndrome (Turner syndrome): errors in the genetic material

21 October 2017
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© iStock Turner syndrome (Turner syndrome) affects only girls or women: About 1 in 3,000 newborn girl has a special feature in the genetic material that leads to this syndrome. Its main characteristics are short stature and lack of puberty. The person responsible for the Turner Syndrome change in the genetic material is a so-called […]

Baker’s cyst: “Puffy” popliteal

21 October 2017
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© iStock The Baker-cyst is a fluid-filled sac in the knee. Depending on how large the Baker's cyst, caused by this protuberance different symptoms: Small Baker's cysts often causes no symptoms, whereas larger Baker's cysts can cause pain in the knee. Often results in a Baker's cyst in chronic diseases of the knee: causes are, […]

Emergency contraception: Cost

21 October 2017
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How much does the morning after pill, depends on the particular drug from: The cost of the pill but then may vary from pharmacy to pharmacy, because there is no set price. Whether you need to bear these costs and any other fees themselves, and depends on whether you can then prescribe the pill doctor […]

Puberty: Different phases of puberty

21 October 2017
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The developing section puberty can be divided into different phases. One speaks of the prepubertal, the generally begins at the end of primary school, the High puberty, in the physical-sexual and mental development in full swing, and the late adolescent phase, entering from about the age of 16. An important topic during all phases of […]

The autonomic nervous system

21 October 2017
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© Jupiter Images / iStockphoto Whether respiration, digestion, metabolism or water balance - the autonomic nervous system controls around the clock all the essential basic functions of the human body. This is done largely without our will. Therefore, you can not stop the digestion will or dilate the blood vessels, for example. Even with unconsciousness […]

(Remove the gallbladder) Cholecystectomy: Gallbladder

21 October 2017
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Who suffers more often from biliary colic, gallstones or gallbladder inflammation, for which can be a gall bladder removal (so-called. Cholecystectomy) make sense. to remove the gallbladder, is nowadays not a big procedure and leaves (if at all) only small scars. The cholecystectomy is one among doctors to standard procedures - it is rarely associated […]

Piercing: genital piercings in men

21 October 2017
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Not only women can decorate their genitals with genital piercings. Even for the man there are a number which he can carry on the penis or scrotum different piercings. Outsiders can often hard to understand why someone can stand a penis piercing. Even the thought that a piece of metal pierced the glans and the […]

Duodenal & shy; ulcer (duodenal ulcer)

21 October 2017
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© Jupiterimages / Wavebreak Media A duodenal ulcer (duodenal ulcer) is a benign ulcer in the wall of the duodenum. Duodenal ulcers are at least four times as likely as stomach ulcers - both forms in many cases lead to similar complaints. common cause a duodenal ulcer: an excessive secretion (hypersecretion) of gastric juice. In […]

Jaundice (icterus)

21 October 2017
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© iStock Jaundice (jaundice) occurs when the bile pigment bilirubin in the blood increases. Due to the increased Konzentratioin of the yellow dye in the tissue take skin and mucous membranes to a yellowish color. What is there to be observed especially in newborn babies. If discolored in newborns in the first days after the […]

6. SSW (Pregnancy & shy; week)

21 October 2017
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© iStock In the sixth week of pregnancy (SSW) the embryo is about four millimeters long. At the latest this week, the heart begins to beat. Pregnancy symptoms such as fatigue and morning sickness can occur at this time for the first time or to increase. In addition to the physical problems that may occur, […]

Bronchial asthma: airway inflammation

21 October 2017
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© iStock The air stays away, exhaling hard and you have to constantly coughing - People with asthma know the symptoms from personal experience. But what asthma actually exactly and how does an asthma attack? In bronchial asthma is a chronic inflammatory disease of the airways. The inflamed bronchial tubes are particularly sensitive to normally […]

Soreness Therapy

21 October 2017
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A sore muscles makes no special treatment is necessary, as it is harmless and usually subside muscle pain without permanent damage within a few days by itself. If you partout Not want to miss out on training with the soreness continues, it is important that the make training easy and any Avoid force loads (Such […]

cholesterol

21 October 2017
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© Jupiter Images / iStockphoto Remember your cholesterol and let the egg today 'away! A saying that many know one from the breakfast table. For there is no cholesterol enjoys particularly good reputation. Rightly? On this question, there is no clear answer: experts argue about with whom and to what extent high-cholesterol foods actually raise […]

Ganglion (ganglion): nodules under the skin

21 October 2017
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© Jupiter Images / iStockphoto A ganglion (ganglion) is a common but harmless nodular changes under the skin in the area of ​​a joint capsule or tendon sheath - for example on the finger, knee or hand.  Especially often a ganglion forms on the wrist or fingers: The bone spur is even common benign soft […]

Whiplash (whiplash injury)

21 October 2017
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© iStock Every day pass numerous rear-end collisions on German roads - among other reasons because the required distance to the vehicle ahead is not met. Accident sequence number 1 is the whiplash. When whiplash is one of the most controversial medical conditions at all. In circumstances available to affected several thousand euros for pain […]

Cystic fibrosis (cystic fibrosis)

21 October 2017
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© iStock Cystic fibrosis (cystic fibrosis) occurs in approximately a 2,000 Newborns. Thanks to improved diagnostic methods, the disease can now often find even before symptoms appear. This makes it possible to start early with an appropriate treatment. When the pancreas is not working properly and is damaged by cystic fibrosis, can long term diabetes […]

Hematemesis (haematemesis)

21 October 2017
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© iStock Vomiting blood is a special form of vomiting, in which the victims spew blood. The blood comes thereby usually from the top portion of the digestive tract, such as from the stomach or esophagus. GP designate blood vomiting "hematemesis", The causes of vomiting blood are mostly bleeding in upper gastrointestinal area, So in the […]

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