Jaundice

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10 Causes of Jaundice in Adults

Jaundice is a yellowish discoloration of the skin, sclera (whites of the eyes), and mucous membranes by bilirubin. ...

Hepatitis and Jaundice Outbreaks In Dadaab: UN Refugee Agency Reacts

Dadaab, a complex in Kenya that more than 470,000 refugees from Somalia call home is dealing with an outbreak of ...

11 Signs You May Have a Kidney Infection

A nasty and uncomfortable kidney infection results when bacteria enter via the bladder and invade one or both kidneys. ...

Fatty Liver Disease: 15 Common Symptoms

According to doctors, a fatty liver isn’t damaging to the body on its own accord. ...

The Signs and Symptoms of Pancreatic Cancer

According to the most recent statistics from the American Cancer Society, approximately 48,960 men and women will be diagnosed with ...

15 Symptoms of Colon Cancer

Colon cancer, also known as colorectal cancer, is one of the most prominent and dangerous forms of cancer. ...

15 Telling Symptoms of Liver Damage

Liver damage can include anything from heredity (i.e., inherited from a family member), toxicity (i.e., due to chemicals or viruses) ...

14 Symptoms you May Have a Gallbladder Problem

Your gallbladder, a small organ that sits just below your liver, has an important function—it releases bile (produced by the ...

Be Schooled By These 7 Health Signs From Stool

Okay, we admit this isn’t the most pleasant topic, but what comes out of you can say a lot about ...

6 Signs and Symptoms of Primary Immunodeficiency

Immunodeficiency disorders—also known as immune disorders—weaken the immune system, which prevents the body from being able to fight against bacteria, ...

6 Facts About Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease

While excessive drinking can often lead to fatty deposits in the liver over time (and eventually to liver disease), there ...

8 Signs and Symptoms of Liver Failure

Your liver is one of the most important organs in your body. ...

10 Common Causes of Gallstones

Gallstones are literally small stones that take shape in the gallbladder. ...

6 Treatment Options for Gallbladder Problems, Including Gallstones

As the name suggests, gallstones are tiny stones that build up inside the gallbladder. ...

9 Possible Causes of Amnesia

As far as mental health matters go, amnesia may be one of the most frightening conditions out there. ...