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Abraham Eisenstein, M.D.: Page 5

Tetanus
TetanusMay 12, 2010 ET
Tetanus is a very dangerous disease which occurs when microbe Clostridium tetani enters the body through damaged skin where it produces a poison tetanus toxin.
When nature makes one step further
Triple X syndromeMay 5, 2010 ET
We all get chromosomes and genes from our parents and in most cases, due to complexity of genetic procedures in our body, an error may occur.
Vocal cord paralysis
Vocal cord paralysisApril 28, 2010 ET
Vocal cord paralysis, the inability to move the muscles that control the vocal cords, may be a sign of a serious disease and it can be life-threatening.
The Mediterranean anaemia
The Mediterranean anaemiaApril 7, 2010 ET
The Mediterranean anaemia is an inherited blood disorder with a consequence of less haemoglobin and smaller number of red blood cells than normal.
Visible veins
Varicose veinsFebruary 24, 2010 ET
Since 20 to 30 percent of adults will develop varicose veins later in life, new techniques are developed continuously and one very promising just hit the hospitals around the world.
Washing hands - a good investment in your health
Washing handsFebruary 17, 2010 ET
In the mid-19th century Ignaz Philipp Semmelweis, a doctor at Vienna obstetric clinic, connected high mortality of women after giving birth with microbes. The cause was simple: dirty hands.
Dyslexia - a state of mind
DyslexiaFebruary 10, 2010 ET
What Orlando Bloom, Salma Hayek, Erin Brockovich and King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden have in common? Two things: they are planetary popular and they all are dyslexic.
Yellow fever
Yellow fever mosquitoJanuary 27, 2010 ET
Mosquitoes are known as carriers of several types of viruses. One of them is yellow fever. Its natural home are tropical regions of Africa and South America, thus making the travel to those parts of the world dangerous.
Post-traumatic Stress Disorder
PTSDJanuary 20, 2010 ET
Events that are threatening to life produce traumatic stress in the victim. For some people the effects of the stressful event and their reactions will be short, and to other the trauma will continue to disturb them for years.
Ascariasis - roundworm infection
Salad AscariasisJanuary 13, 2010 ET
As a businessman you are bound to travel to different parts of the world. However, on your voyages you may encounter different dangers and one of them may be very unpleasant worm infection.
Coronary artery bypass
SurgeryJanuary 6, 2010 ET
Thanks to bad lifestyle our blood vessels suffer from the build-up of fatty plaque. Fortunately, the problem of clogged arteries can be solved with bypass surgery, the most common and well-established type of heart surgery.
Meditation in motion
Tai ChiDecember 23, 2009 ET
The first thought when someone mentions words Tai Chi recalls the image of Chinese people moving slowly in a park. Tai Chi, an ancient "meditation in motion", is an easy form of exercising which helps in many health conditions and greatly reduces stress.
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