All posts tagged "what causes it"

  • what causes deep vein thrombosis
    What is DVT and What Causes It?

    What Is DVT? Deep vein thrombosis or deep venous thrombosis (DVT) is a blood clot found in a deep vein. A clot inside a blood vessel is a thrombus; deep vein thrombosis commonly occurs in the legs.

    • Posted June 20, 2014
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  • Peripheral Arterial Disease
    What is Peripheral Arterial Disease and what causes it?

    What Is Peripheral Arterial Disease? Peripheral arterial disease, also called PAD, occurs when plaque accumulates in the arteries that supply blood to the head, organs, and limbs.

    • Posted June 15, 2014
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  • aortic aneurysm causes
    What is Aortic Aneurysm and What Causes It?

    What Is Aortic Aneurysm? This refers to a dilated aorta at more than 1.5 times normal size. There are a number of causes, but the condition ultimately results in underlying weakness in the aortic wall.

    • Posted June 14, 2014
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  • which virus causes shingles
    What Are Shingles and What Causes It?

    What Is Shingles? Shingles is a virus and it is the most difficult to deal with. However, diet and stress can help to keep it under control and keep it out of your system.

    • Posted June 14, 2014
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  • What is Ringworm and what causes it
    What is Ringworm and what causes it?

    What Is Ringworm? Ringworm is a skin infection that is the result of a fungus. The symptoms include a small area of infected skin that then spreads outwards. It usually develops into a circular red patch that...

    • Posted June 14, 2014
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  • psoriasis what causes it
    What is Psoriasis and what causes it?

    what is psoriasis and what causes it What Is Psoriasis? Psoriasis is a skin disorder that results in dryness and scaly skin. The skin patches resulting from the condition are typically red, itchy, and scaly. In addition, the...

    • Posted June 14, 2014
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  • what is the cause of eczema
    What is Eczema and what causes it?

    What Is Eczema? Eczema, also called dermatitis, is  a chronic skin inflammation. The most common type is atopic, which would have the characteristic red skin, itchiness or rashes. Skin can become inflamed and moreover, blisters may sometimes...

    • Posted June 14, 2014
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  • what is the cause of aging
    What is Ageing and What Causes It?

    What Is Ageing? Ageing is a normal function of the body as we advance in years. However, premature ageing is not. Our view of this biological function is different than what could be our reality if we...

    • Posted June 10, 2014
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  • what cause acne
    What is Acne and What Causes It?

    What Is Acne? It is a common human skin disease recognizable by areas of scaly, red skin; blackheads and whiteheads; pinheads; papules; pimples; and even scarring. It affects the skin that has the densest areas of sebaceous...

    • Posted June 10, 2014
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  • What cause of Erectile Dysfunction
    What is Erectile Dysfunction & What cause of Erectile Dysfunction?

    What Is Erectile Dysfunction? Erectile dysfunction, otherwise known as impotence, occurs when a male is unable to sustain an erection during sexual intercourse. The penile erection occurs when blood enters and is retained within the penis. This...

    • Posted April 28, 2014
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