UTIs are infections that touch on any part of the urinary tract. Most of these come about in the lower section in the urinary system (the bladder and the urethra). Urinary tract infections are most likely to occur in women than men. These infections happen when bacteria from inside find their way…



   Autoimmune diseases span a wide range of symptoms, but one thing that they all have in common is that they can be controlled much more easily when a healthy lifestyle is implemented. By instating just a few simple changes in your daily routine, you will be able to gain better control over your…


   Bedwetting is the involuntary urination during sleep which is very common among young children. It affects about 15% of 5 year olds and about 5% of 10 year olds. Bedwetting has been found to occur more frequently in boys than girls. While most children overcome this hurdle as they grow, it is recommended…


   High blood pressure is a preventable health condition, but, unfortunately, it contributes to over 20% of deaths globally. It enhances the risks of the top killer diseases such as heart attack, stroke, and kidney failure among others. Medication can help lower high blood pressure, but they are expensive…


   Although many people think that the terms ‘heart attack' and ‘cardiac arrest' mean the same thing, this is not true. They are different occurrences though they both affect the heart. They have different risk factors, outcomes and treatment options.

   Before looking at the differences,…


   The process of quitting smoking permanently is difficult. This challenge can be attributed to nicotine, a compound which is present in cigarette. In essence, it is this component responsible for smoking addiction. Therefore, when you stop smoking, you are likely to experience withdrawal…



   Osteoporosis is a well known medical condition that mainly affects the elderly. It is characterized by a decrease in bone strength and density, making it very easy for bones to break. It equally affects both men and women.

   There are many studies about things that a person should do to…


   As implied, sexually treated infections are essentially maladies which are predominantly transmitted via sexual contact. Most people have basic knowledge on this category of infections, but the lack of real understanding has led to a significant rise in the number of people affected annually. Therefore,…