Monthly Archives: May 2018

  1. Infantigo: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments

    Infantigo: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments
     

    Infantigo is a highly contagious disease that can spread quickly from person to person. In fact, infantigo is one of the most common skin diseases among children.

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  2. Exfoliative Dermatitis Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments

    Exfoliative Dermatitis_ Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments
     

    Exfoliative dermatitis is a serious skin condition which needs to be treated once it’s identified and officially diagnosed. In this article, we’ll take a look at what exfoliative dermatitis is, as well as its causes, symptoms, and treatment methods.

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  3. Medical Practices That Led to Advanced Medicine

    The scientific method is a process of trial and error. Medicine, a subset of scientific research, is no different. Throughout human history, we’ve experimented with a variety of different treatment methods for a variety of different diseases, trying to find effective cures to help treat sick people. Although they haven’t all been successful, those that did not work, brought us closer to actual cures that did.

    For example, humans used to consume different types of moldy foods to treat a variety of diseases. Although that didn’t work, it got us closer to developing Penicillium, which is derived from blue mold. Without Penicillium, we wouldn’t be able to treat bacteria infections because we use Penicillium to make our antibiotics.

    We’ve made this list of 10 medical treatments that no longer exist, so you can get an idea of how much medicine and treatment options have improved over the centuries. We might not use these treatments anymore, but each has gotten us closer to being able to effectively treat and cure different diseases.

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  4. Healing Stages of Cellulitis

    Healing Stages of Cellulitis
     

    Cellulitis is a common skin disease, like psoriasis, dermatitis, or staph infections. We’ve talked about them somewhat before. In this article, we’ll go into a little more detail about what Cellulitis is, how to treat it, and the stages of healing one goes through as they treat it.

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  5. Balanitis Circinata: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments

    Balanitis Circinata: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments
     

    Did you know that men can get yeast infections too? That’s basically what balanitis circinata is. This article will explain more about what balanitis circinata is, as well as, the causes, symptoms, and treatment options available for those who have it.

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  6. Pseudofolliculitis Barbae Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments

    Pseudofolliculitis Barbae: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments

    Pseudofolliculitis barbae is a skin condition which affects men all over the world. In this article, we’ll cover what pseudofolliculitis barbae actually is, as well as the causes, symptoms, and treatment options for the condition.

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