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Ways of treating lump under armpit

An armpit lump is swelling under the armpit that feels like a bump. The swelling can be due to cysts, swollen lymph nodes and infections. They can range from a reaction of the body to a new deodorant to cancer cells that has already spread to the armpit. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xJf42nlcxLA Causes of armpit lumps Swollen lymph nodes Bacterial, fungal or viral infection that develops in the arms or br ...

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Treating gastroenteritis

Gastroenteritis is an infection of the intestines which causes diarrhea, vomiting and abdominal pain. It usually heals in a few days but sometimes it takes longer. The potential risk of this condition include dehydration. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pIDmePznLBo Gastroenteritis is caused by bacteria or virus. Young children are more susceptible to this condition but can also affect people of all ages. Ga ...

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Managing croup

Croup is an infection that affects the respiratory system specifically the larynx, trachea and the bronchial tubes in the lung. It is usually due to virus and bacterial infection. It is characterized by obstruction of breathing and a barking cough. There is swelling around the vocal cords, windpipe or trachea and bronchial tubes. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VWm79baQegc Coughing forces air through this n ...

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Dealing with rubella

Rubella or German measles is a mild and contagious viral infection caused by the rubella virus. It is characterized by rashes on the skin and enlargement of the lymph nodes. Children ages 5-9 are susceptible to this condition. Young and non-immunized adults can be affected by rubella. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F6gzS1xQo1o Rubella can be transmitted through direct contact with the nose and throat secre ...

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How to treat adenoiditis

Adenoiditis is the inflammation of the adenoids which are mass of tissues found along the tonsils that traps germs that passes through the mouth or nose. Inflammation is caused by bacterial or viral infection. Adenoids produce antibodies that fight infections. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H3GdlNOxS-I As the person becomes older, the adenoids become less important because the body can eliminate infections ...

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Nausea and Vomiting

Nausea and vomiting are usual symptoms that can be caused by wide range of factors. It can occur among children and adults, also to some pregnant women and persons undergoing treatments. Vomiting is irrepressible reflex that ejects the contents of the stomach through the mouth while nausea is a word that describes the feeling to vomit but not actually vomiting. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YIfNWO8kY14 Wh ...

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Fungal infection: Remedies for athlete’s foot

Athlete’s foot is a fungal infection that grows in warm and damp places. The fungus called tinea pedis grows between the toes, on the toe nails, on top of the feet and between the fingers. They can be seen as white and scaly patches and redness that indicate a fungus infection that results to itchiness, burning and stinging sensations. [su_youtube url="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YgFoHOvHpyo"] This fung ...

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Remedies for pimples inside ears

There are instances in which pimples develops within the ears. The skin in the ear is similar with the rest of the body. Remember that there are pores that can end up congested and these clogged pores can form into a sore, hard to reach pimples. [su_youtube url="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=25SaAvAd2fs"] Causes of pimples inside the ear Pimples inside ears can be caused by allergic reactions to medicatio ...

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Runny nose in children

Runny nose is a common condition among children. This typically occurs once the nasal cavity is occupied with plenty of mucus fluid and may vary from clear to white or yellow to green. [su_youtube url="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2hhw_iDOekc"] Runny nose is a symptom of common cold but it can also be caused by crying or exposure to cold temperatures and irritants. Runny nose can also cause fever, irrita ...

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Treating glandular fever and rash

Glandular fever is also known as mononucleosis which is an infectious disease that can be transmitted through saliva which is also called the “kissing disease”. Glandular fever can be transmitted by sneezing or coughing, but it is not a serious condition as with the common cold viruses. The condition is accompanied by a pinkish skin rash throughout the body and becomes worse if the affected person is taking ...

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