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Pregnancy Worries: Symptoms of Proteinuria and Pre-eclampsia

Woman Holding Pregnant Belly

Thousands of unborn babies and women get very ill each year and many die from a condition that can become very dangerous called pre-eclampsia. This condition can become a life-threatening disorder that occurs only during pregnancy and the postpartum period. The signals of pre-eclampsia and eclampsia symptoms are most often …

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Learning Facial Acupressure Exercises

Acupressure for Face

Acupuncture has been practiced for thousands of years, and although cosmetic acupuncture has been around for a long time, new techniques and variations have emerged in the Western world. Acupuncture facelift and facial rejuvenation is a form of acupuncture therapy that is applied by practitioners in an attempt to help …

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Cat Scratch Fever Symptoms Return

Kittens Meowing

Cat scratch disease is caused by Bartonella henselae. A patient showing lymph node swelling can be tested with a Bartonella henselae IFA test which will determine if they test positive. It usually takes between two to three weeks after becoming infected before signs appear. Lymphadenopathy, or lymph node swelling, is …

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Treatments for Uterine Fibroids and Bartholin’s Cysts

Woman Getting Stomache Examined

There are estimates that up to 80% of women will have to deal with fibroids at some point in their lifetime. In this article, Dr. Leia answers readers questions and addresses concerns regarding uterine fibroids and Bartholin’s cysts, including hormone-based and natural remedies for treatment of symptoms. Uterine Fibroids Question …

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