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The Tell Tale Signs of Appendicitis

Let’s put it this way; if you’re appendix bursts, you’ll certainly know it! Appendicitis is a condition that leads to ...

The Most Common Symptoms Leading Up to Appendicitis

When you think of an appendicitis attack, what springs to mind? Sharp and unbearable abdominal pain is most closely linked ...

Gas vs. Appendicitis: 12 Ways to Tell the Difference

You’re doubled over in pain from something happening in your abdomen – and your mind might automatically go to the ...

Common Causes of Stomach Pain

You’re fully aware when one strikes—the gassy, bloated, turbulent discomfort of a stomachache. However, figuring out the direct source can ...

Risk Factors and Causes of Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is an umbrella term for any condition that causes inflammation in your digestive tract, and it ...

12 Things to Know About Mittelschmerz or Painful Ovulation

You may not have heard of this condition, but it’s a painful reality for many women. ...

7 Organs and Body Parts You Probably Didn’t Know You Have

You’re probably mostly aware of your major organs and what they do, but there are some things within your body ...

6 Emergency Signs of an Appendix About to Burst

Appendicitis results when the worm-shaped pouch attached to the large intestine, known as your appendix, is inflamed. ...

12 Causes of Acute Pelvic Pain in Women

Acute pelvic pain may be defined as pain inferior (below) to the belly button and superior (above) to the legs ...

Top 6 Emergency Room False Alarms

You may get a sudden sharp pain that sounds your alarm bells, or your child seems out of sorts and ...

The Top 10 Causes of Lower Right Abdominal Pain

Abdominal pain is a common reason to visit the doctor, whether in an office or emergency department visit. ...

6 Lesser Known Symptoms Of Endometriosis

If you suffer from, or know someone who suffers from, endometriosis, you’re aware that the painful condition causes abdominal cramps ...

8 Aches and Pains You Should Never Ignore

While every single ache and pain you experience shouldn’t put you on edge—there are certain sharp pangs, fevers, and headaches ...

Appendectomy Out, Antibiotics In

The author of a new study on appendicitis not only claims that treatment with antibiotics is a viable alternative to ...

The Incredible Health Benefits of Strawberries

Strawberries are a delicious, easy to eat fruit – after all, you don’t need to peel them. ...