Cannabis Vomiting Syndrome: Reported Cases Increasing

If you are a frequent user of cannabis or considering to use it, you should familiarize yourself with Cannabis vomiting syndrome or cannabinoid hypermesis. While long-term smokers dispute this illness, others may recognize it immediately, because they exhibited CHS symptoms. Reported Cases of CHS The syndrome was first documented in Adelaide, Australia in 2004 with 10 patients being reported as having

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How To Deal With Mentally Ill Parents

Many young children, adolescents, and adults will watch their mentally ill parent suffer, without a clue of how to deal with them. Being an older adult, with a mentally debilitated parent can be very challenging, but it can be equally challenging for an adolescent. When a child is forced to take on the role as an adult, they will be

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Anhedonia Treatment: Dopamine The Neurohormone

Anhedonia is a symptom that is often linked to major depressive disorder. The brain’s pleasure center is effected by changes in the neurotransmitter, dopamine. If the dopamine level is high, then the individual will experience elated joy and happiness, when the level is low the exact opposite will occur. Dopamine Reactions When an individual experiences a high level of stress and pain,

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Symptoms Of Stomach Bleeding

Stomach bleeding may be linked to innumerable gastrointestinal disorders. The actual source of the bleed can be very challenging to find, but with today’s medical technology it has become much easier. Some diseases that are linked to stomach bleeding are listed below. Gastritis When the mucosa (stomach lining) becomes irritated and inflamed, which is known as gastritis, will lead to erosion.

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Microlife Blood Pressure Monitor Review

Do you suffer from hypertension or COPD and occasionally find yourself needing to check your blood pressure or oxygen saturation level? If so, you should definitely consider purchasing a home pulse oximeter and digital blood pressure cuff. There are many benefits to owning these two devices, especially, if you are plagued with intermittent hypoxia, hypertension, or hypotension. Boots Blood Pressure

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Mono Symptoms In Teens: What Is Mono

Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) is better known as the human herpesvirus 4. It just happens to be the most common human virus, which is found globally with nearly everyone being infected at some point in their life. EBV is linked to mononucleosis or mono. Mono Symptoms in Children Most often than not, mono does not cause symptoms in young children (CDC).

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Signs Of MS In Women: Is MS Fatal

It has been estimated that around 400,000 individuals are living with multiple sclerosis and 10,000 new cases are being diagnosed annually (200 new cases weekly). MS is diagnosed 3 times more often in women than men (CDC). Multiple sclerosis is a central nervous system disorder that is characterized by fatigue, loss of muscle coordination and control, dysphasia (difficulty speaking), loss

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Fifths Disease Symptoms

Fifth disease is linked to the human parvovirus or B19, which omits the animal parvovirus, because the virus cannot spread from animal to human. While many medical experts thought this skin condition was harmless, recent studies have shown that fifth disease may potentially lead to serious complications. Who is at Risk of Fifth Disease While anyone can get infected by

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