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coronary artery bypass graft surgery

Coronary artery bypass graft (CABG)this factsheet is for people who are planning to have a coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) or who would like information about it. A CABG is ‘open-heart’ surgery to treat coronary artery disease. A CABG uses a blood vessel (called a graft) taken from your chest, …

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diagnosie heart conditon

This factsheet is for people who are being tested for a heart condition, or who would like information about such tests. A doctor may suggest one or more tests in order to understand the exact cause of symptoms such as chest pain or palpitations (an unpleasant awareness of your heartbeat, …

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coronary artery bypass graft surgery

Coronary artery bypass graft (CABG)this factsheet is for people who are planning to have a coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) or who would like information about it. A CABG is ‘open-heart’ surgery to treat coronary artery disease. A CABG uses a blood vessel (called a graft) taken from your chest, …

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Vaginal Yeast Infections

Vaginal Yeast InfectionsWhat is a vaginal yeast infection?Vaginal yeast infections are caused by a fungus called Candida albicans. Yeast are tiny organisms that normally live in small numbers on the skin and inside the vagina. The acidic environment of the vagina helps keep yeast from growing. If the vagina becomes …

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arrhythmia

Arrhythmia (palpitations) This factsheet is for people who have an arrhythmia, or who would like information about it. An arrhythmia is a disturbance of the normal electrical rhythm of theheart. Arrhythmias (sometimes called palpitations) may occur  continuously or just occasionally. Animation – The different types of arrhythmiaAbout arrhythmiasSymptoms of arrhythmiasCauses …

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risk of developing a vaginal infection

 risk of developing a vaginal infectionYour risk of developing a vaginal yeast infection can be increased by a number of medical and lifestyle factors. Some of the common risk factors for vaginal yeast infection include: Use of antibiotics. These medicines upset the normal balance between yeast and bacteria in the …

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Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD

Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)Virtually any trauma, defined as an event that is life-threatening or that severely compromises the emotional well-being of an individual or causes intense fear, may cause PTSD. Such events often include either experiencing or witnessing a severe accident or physical injury, receiving a life-threatening medical diagnosis, being …

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PTSD At A Glance

PTSD At A Glance•Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is an emotional illness that was first formally diagnosed in soldiers and war veterans and is usually caused by terribly frightening, life-threatening, or otherwise highly unsafe experiences but can also be caused by devastating life events like unemployment or divorce.•PTSD symptom types include …

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How is Posttraumatic Stress Disorder(PTSD) treated

How is PTSD treated? Treatments for PTSD usually include psychological and medical treatments. Providing information about the illness, helping the individual manage the trauma by talking about it directly, teaching the person ways to manage symptoms of PTSD, and exploration and modification of inaccurate ways of thinking about the trauma …

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ms the disease

What is multiple sclerosis?Multiple sclerosis is an unpredictable, often disabling disease of the central nervous system. Symptoms range from numbness and tingling to blindness and paralysis. The progress, severity, and specific symptoms of MS in any one person cannot yet be predicted, but advances in research and treatment are moving …

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Advices from Medical Specialist for Those Who Have Nasal Problem

Advices from Medical Specialist for Those Who Have Nasal Problem Aaron had a bad sinus infection after returning from oversea. He said he always had a sinus problems and rhinitis, but never asked advices from any medical specialist. This time, the infection was so bad that he had to consult …

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