Chest pain (chest pain): It is not always the heart

21 October 2017
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© Jupiter Images / iStockphoto Pain that occurs in the area of ​​the chest, described as physicians chest pain. The pain can be depending on the cause very pronounced differently be. You can, for example, Such symptoms can give the doctor important clues to the cause of chest pain. Pain in the chest or in the […]

Sweating, sweating: Causes

21 October 2017
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Excessive sweating can be very different causes to have. completely normal are sweats in a increased body temperature. So is an increased production of sweat as a normal sign of: Some people have a hereditary basis predisposition often sweats than others. Also overweight People often sweat more than normal weight. Also, excessive sweating psychological causes […]

Huntington: “Hereditary chorea”

21 October 2017
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© Jupiterimages / Creatas Images Huntington's disease (Huntington's disease) - formerly "hereditary chorea" called - is a nervous condition. Characteristic of the disease are uncontrolled movements of arms and legs, face, neck and torso. But mental disorders, behavioral problems, and declining mental abilities are typical symptoms. Huntington's disease is usually innate and is caused by […]

Dissociative identity disorder (multiple personality & shy; disorder)

21 October 2017
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© Jupiter Images / iStockphoto Note for those affected in reading the text: Possible cues for victims have been masked not in this text by asterisks (*). The dissociative identity disorder (DIS) - also known as multiple personality disorder (MPS) - can memory lapses and strange events result: It can happen, for example, that the […]

Cancer: Symptoms

21 October 2017
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in the early most forms of cancer often cause no or only mild symptoms. However, there are a number of warning sign, should that may indicate cancer and the doctor during prolonged existence definitely clarify. This warning does not mean at all that actually is cancer. Rather, it is complaints that may arise in the […]

necrosis

21 October 2017
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© iStock The term necrosis is an uncoordinated cell death in which a cell group dies. Common causes of necrosis are a sudden lack of oxygen in an organ (for example, when heart attack), bacterial toxins, burns, burns, or mechanical damage. Typically necrosis attracts an inflammatory reaction to - usually the dead tissue is replaced […]

Alcoholism (alcohol addiction, alcohol addiction): Symptoms & History

21 October 2017
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An alcohol dependence works on physical as well as on a psychological level. It is not a question of quantity, whether someone is an alcoholic or not: Some alcoholics can maintain their daily alcohol consumption at a certain level, it does not manage to remain abstinent. In contrast, other drink for days without being able […]

Red eyes (red eyes)

21 October 2017
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© iStock Red eyes (red eyes) can have many causes. Every now and then appear on red-eye at almost every time, but are not necessarily a cause for concern. Because in most cases the cause harmless (for example, lack of sleep), and the red eyes mend itself. In contrast, however, it looks as red eyes […]

Menopause (climacteric)

21 October 2017
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© iStock Menopause (menopause) are not a disease but a natural phase in life that runs through every woman of a certain age. Nevertheless, the menopause can trigger symptoms that make some treatment necessary. During menopause the woman on the stage of sexual maturity occurs over (age) into the so-called senility. In most women, the […]

Sciatica (sciatica, sciatica): Symptoms

21 October 2017
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The for sciatica (sciatic pain, sciatica) are typical symptoms back pain in the lower back (at the level of the lumbar spine), the to the leg radiate - on the back of the thigh to the knee from the buttocks (in rare cases up to the foot). Frequently reinforced the sciatic pain by coughing, sneezing […]

Vitamin D: Vitamin D deficiency

21 October 2017
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A vitamin D deficiency can also during pregnancy arise. And in women in menopause (Climacteric) is after the hormonal changes of the body is also often a lack of vitamin D before. In addition, eligibility for vitamin D deficiency as a cause one chronic illness in question, in which the admission of vitamin D from […]

Sexual Addiction (hypersexuality): Symptoms

21 October 2017
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At a sex addiction (hypersexuality) symptoms over time are increasing. The interested party increases its sexual activities continually. The satisfaction decreases and the impact on the rest of life is increasing. People with an increased sexual desire feel a uncontrollable urge, live out their sexuality. are considered typical characteristics of a sex addiction: Often shows […]

Anemia (anemia): Symptoms, Causes & Treatment

21 October 2017
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© iStock Pale skin, concentration problems, dizziness: Anemia can manifest itself in many symptoms. The most common cause is a lack of certain nutrients such as iron or folic acid. But greater blood loss and diseases such as infections and kidney damage can cause anemia. How is this handled? And how can it be prevented? […]

Runny nose (rhinitis): If your nose runs constantly

21 October 2017
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© iStock Hardly anyone is spared from the common cold in winter. sniffs at each corner and sneezes it. Most take a cold only about a week, but sometimes it just does not go away. Especially babies can make tremendous problems for such a cold, because they then drinking and sleeping difficult. Fortunately, there are […]

Uterine prolapse, vaginal reduction: Causes, Symptoms & Therapy

21 October 2017
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© iStock Throughout life, the uterus displaced downward, this is quite normal. But if it drops too low, can cause the uncomfortable symptoms such as incontinence. In most cases, a uterine prolapse can be treated well - and those affected can also do something about it. What is uterine prolapse?From a uterine prolapse (descent of […]

Rosacea: controllable skin disease

21 October 2017
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© Jupiter Images / iStockphoto Rosacea (or rosacea) is an inflammatory, relapsing, chronic skin disease with many - partly outdated - names such as: rosacea, erysipelas, copper rose, copper fins or Rotfinnen. It usually begins in middle age and primarily affects the face. Particularly affected are fair-skinned and light-sensitive people. Rosacea can go on for […]

COPD: Permanent changes in the lungs

21 October 2017
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© iStock Cough, shortness of breath and phlegm? Behind it can put a COPD: This disease progresses untreated continues almost always on. In time, they may increasingly cause problems in normal everyday loads such as climbing stairs or getting dressed. However, in many cases, COPD can be avoided - as their main cause is smoking. […]

Schwangerschaftsdiaetes (gestational diabetes)

21 October 2017
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© Jupiter Images / iStockphoto In Germany 4 of 100 pregnant women develop a pregnancy diabetes is rising. Gestational diabetes can be from about the 20th week of pregnancy develop and usually disappears after the birth of himself. But he needs to be treated. What is a gestational diabetes (gestational diabetes)? The term refers to […]

Campylobacter infection: Most blame for diarrhea in summer

21 October 2017
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© iStock Campylobacter infection results (so-called. Campylobacteriosis) to an intestinal inflammation which is associated with diarrhea. In general, they will heal on its own. Campylobacter bacteria are worldwide common. Their natural habitat have the pathogen in intestinal tract many wildlife (E.g. birds and mammals), Pets (For example, dogs and cats) and livestock (V. A. Poultry) […]

Mouth sores (aphthous stomatitis): How do you recognize trench mouth?

21 October 2017
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The first symptoms of mouth sores (aphthous stomatitis) occur about four to six days after infection with the Herpes simplex virus type 1 on. The symptoms can be different pronounced. Individuals with aphthous stomatitis initially have a fever and feel repulsed. Shortly thereafter arise on the mucous membranes in the mouth and sometimes on the […]

St. John’s Wort – vegetable Mood & shy; brightening agents

21 October 2017
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© Jupiterimages / Zoonar St. John's Wort (Hypericum perforatum L.) is attributed as an extract for oral use, a mood-stabilizing and anxiolytic effect. It should thus have a favorable effect on mild to moderate depression. Who is taking other medications at the same time, however, should consider possible interactions - as St. John's wort can […]

Ankylosing spondylitis (ankylosing spondylitis)

21 October 2017
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© iStock Ankylosing spondylitis is a chronic, inflammatory rheumatic disease that mainly affects the joints - especially the spine. Often they suffer seat and back pain and restricted mobility in the lumbar region, in particular in the morning after waking up. Ankylosing spondylitis - also known as ankylosing spondylitis - usually begins in early adulthood […]

Muscle twitching: Causes mostly harmless

21 October 2017
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© iStock A constantly recurring muscle twitching may be annoying. Usually, however, it stops after a while by itself and usually the causes are harmless. Under certain circumstances, muscle spasms can occur as a result of disease. Depending on the severity muscle twitching can the daily lives of those affected weigh much - or in […]

Ovulation (ovulation): When ovulation takes place?

21 October 2017
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Ovulation (ovulation) takes place on the 14th day of a regular 28-day menstrual cycle between. If you have a shorter, but regular menstrual cycle, your ovulation will take place earlier, during an extended regular cycle, it will take place later. see gynecologists a cycle that lasts between 25 and 35 days when normally. The more […]

Fatigue: normal or abnormal?

21 October 2017
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© Jupiterimages / Stockbyte Fatigue is usually a normal, non-pathological state: Behind physical or mental effort can plug - and of course, too little sleep. However, if you feel tired, without this can be explained by exertion or lack of sleep, which is a symptom of a disease may be. Very few people seek medical […]

Epistaxis (epistaxis)

21 October 2017
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© iStock No panic: nosebleeds usually looks worse than it really is! Usually the cause is harmless and after a few minutes it stops by itself again. Still, many wonder: What to do when suddenly blood dripping from the nose or shoot? Generally at nosebleed: Stay calm and bend your head forward, so that the […]

Circulatory problems: Causes

21 October 2017
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Circulation problems very different causes to have. Depending on why the person responsible for the circulation problems low blood pressure (hypotension) has been created, a distinction: © iStock Circulatory problems in pregnancy are not uncommon. The reason: the hormonal changes, the blood vessels expand, so at eingien pregnant drops in blood pressure. Circulatory problems often […]

Genital herpes (genital herpes)

21 October 2017
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© iStock Cause of genital herpes (genital herpes) is an infection with certain herpesviruses. The viruses remain in the body for life, so that the disease can break out again under certain circumstances. What is genital herpes?Genital herpes is a viral infection caused by certain herpesviruses arises and can occur both in men and in […]

elbow pain

21 October 2017
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© iStock In elbow pain many different causes are possible, the so-called tennis elbow on osteoarthritis and to bone fractures. The pain in the elbow can range and a light pull up to debilitating pain be accompanied by unpleasant feelings such as tingling. The elbow is made of the elbow joint, which with the two […]

Brain: Structure and Function

21 October 2017
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© Jupiterimages / Hemera The brain (cerebrum) of man weighs 1,400 grams on average - depending on gender and body size. With this relatively low mass, it controls nearly all vital body functions, allows thinking, emotional experience, and many other processes. Between the weight of the brain of a healthy person and his intelligence is […]

Concussion (concussion): A bit of head injury

21 October 2017
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© iStock The concussion (concussion) is a common head injury. In sports, in traffic, but also in the household it happened quickly: Through a fall or a blow to the head of this slight head injury can occur. typical symptoms a concussion are The good news: A concussion usually caused no permanent damage. An important […]

migraine

21 October 2017
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© Jupiterimages / Pixland Migraine is one of the most common types of headache. It occurs paroxysmal and usually affects one side of the head. The pain is often throbbing or pulsating. Often other symptoms such as light and noise sensitivity, blurred vision, loss of appetite and nausea accompanying a migraine attack. About 6 to […]

Body aches: What to do if the arms and legs ache?

21 October 2017
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© iStock Body aches typically occur in the context of an infectious disease. Almost everyone who has ever had a bad cold or a flu, knows this from personal experience: Then hurt not only the muscles or joints of the arms and legs, many also suffer from headaches, fever or back pain.  But it may […]

Muscle pain (myalgia): typical causes

21 October 2017
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come for muscle pain (myalgia) many different causes question. Common reasons are for stabbing, convulsive and pulling muscular sensations Less common stick Diseases of the muscles (Muscle inflammation or inflammatory diseases) or diseases of the nervous system behind the pain. Muscle pain (myalgia) have their roots often in a Muscle tension (myogelosis): Here, the Voltage state […]

Tubal inflammation and inflammation of the ovaries (pelvic inflammatory disease): Symptoms

21 October 2017
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In a tubal inflammation or ovarian inflammation (pelvic inflammatory disease) depend on the symptoms of how far the inflammation expands and how well strikes the treatment. One distinguishes between acute pelvic inflammatory disease and chronic pelvic inflammatory disease. The acute pelvic inflammatory disease usually begins with pain in the lower abdomen. In 75 of 100 […]

Estrogen deficiency: Symptoms

21 October 2017
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An estrogen deficiency can cause a variety of symptoms. acute symptoms of estrogen deficiency may be, for example: With time may be added the following symptoms: Estrogen deficiency also changed the nature of the cervical mucus, so the mucus in the cervix. This becomes more viscous and virtually impenetrable to sperm, which in turn is […]

Muscle pain (myalgia)

21 October 2017
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© iStock But even in the thigh or upper arm there are often muscle pain - such as sore muscles after a muscle bruise or a muscle strain. Plug light muscle injuries behind the pain, they sound after some time mostly by itself again. The causes of muscle pain are very different: In individual cases, myalgia can […]

Vitamin B12 (cobalamin)

21 October 2017
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© Jupiter Images / iStockphoto Vitamin B12 (cobalamin) is one of the water-soluble vitamins and influenced a number of basic metabolic processes in the body. An important role is played by vitamin B12, for example, for the formation of red blood cells. Animal products such as meat, fish, eggs and milk are the main sources […]

Groin pain: Do not ever put a hernia behind

21 October 2017
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© iStock Whoever hears of groin pain, might think of hip problems or a hernia. But there are many other causes of pain in the groin. The range is wide, ranging from urinary about spinal disorders to urological problems and sports injuries. Groin pain are not equal groin pain: Depending on the cause and intensity […]

Hepatitis (liver inflammation) – Symptoms, Causes, Treatment

21 October 2017
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© iStock At a hepatitis (liver inflammation) can cause various symptoms. At the start but show up at all hepatitis types usually more general symptoms such as: In connection because the liver inflammation is evidenced by the typical symptoms, such as: Hepatitis (liver inflammation) can have various causes. are among the most common causes Infections […]

Whooping cough (pertussis): highly contagious and lengthy

21 October 2017
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© Jupiter Images / iStockphoto Whooping cough (pertussis) is no longer a childhood illness: adolescents and adults are increasingly affected. Although now more than 90 percent of children are vaccinated against whooping cough when they start. Who does not think in time to a booster, but it is not adequately protected. whooping cough is very […]

Stuffy nose – what to do?

21 October 2017
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© iStock But beware: In some cases the attempt, the nose using nasal spray freizubekommen again, until the reason for the permanently blocked nose. For longer-term use of decongestant nasal sprays can cause the nasal mucosa and the cilia are damaged. In most cases, a nose verstopfe harmless. Only sleeping, eating and talking can be […]

Cardiac arrhythmias (arrhythmias)

21 October 2017
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© iStock normally suggests the Heart of an adult at rest about 60 to 80 times per minute. Every day. Continuously and regularly. but sometimes it happens in virtually every human being that the heartbeat is irregular, too fast or too slow. This is not necessarily dangerous - and often the person does not perceive […]

Prostate cancer (prostate cancer)

21 October 2017
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© Jupiterimages / Hemera Prostate cancer (prostate cancer) in Germany is by far the most common cancer in men. If prostate cancer detected at an early, treatable stage, there is a good chance of recovery. It often occurs at an advanced stage to complaints, although not clearly speak for prostate cancer, but can also occur […]

Vitamin B12 (cobalamin): Vitamin B12 deficiency

21 October 2017
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As risk groups of vitamin B12 deficiency also apply On very pronounced vitamin B12 deficiency shows the following symptoms that can be attributed partly to anemia and partly on damaged nerves: The suspicion of a vitamin B12 deficiency can arise due to the symptoms; If the defect can be detected by a blood test. A […]

Bone Cancer Symptoms

21 October 2017
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In bone cancer the symptoms of three characteristics of the tumor depend on: from Most pain in the affected area are the first indication of bone cancer. Other common symptoms include swelling Skin and tissue over the affected bone or near the bone tumor. Osteosarcoma occurs predominantly in the Bones of the arms or legs. […]

PMS (premenstrual syndrome) symptoms – from woman to woman different

21 October 2017
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Premenstrual syndrome (PMS) can up to two weeks in front begin onset of menstruation and can usually after the start of the menstrual period. Sometimes the symptoms keep beyond at the moment. During this time, can PMS symptoms of various kinds occur. The symptoms may be physical or psychological and emotional nature and switch to […]

IBS: How to recognize it and what helps the other hand,

21 October 2017
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© iStock Diarrhea, constipation and bloating can not always be traced back to an infection or other physical causes. Sometimes infected even the so-called "Irritable bowel syndrome (RDS)" behind it, in short "irritable bowel", Although the symptoms of this condition can be very distressing, it is not usually dangerous. In Germany, about 12 million people […]

Glaucoma (glaucoma) – usually the result an elevated intraocular pressure

21 October 2017
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© Jupiterimages / Comstock Images A glaucoma attack (acute glaucoma) requires immediate therapy. First, the doctor cuts in this medical emergency eye pressure of the person concerned using drugs. Following an operation takes place. Immediate treatment promises good chances of recovery in general. Left untreated, a glaucoma can lead to blindness. An innate (congenital) glaucoma […]

Dying process – when life comes to an end: the death phases

21 October 2017
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The terminal phase is different for each person. Many dying certain physical changes and symptoms occur shortly before death, which announce the approach of death - in other these signs are missing. Many dying people want to eat anything in the last few days and drink what often triggers fear among members, the person could […]