Category: Medical Articles

Hyperthyroidism

Are you tired easily, sweat a lot, your chest is pounding, and you have a hard time withstand the heat? Hyperthyroidism is suspected. What is Thyroid Gland? The thyroid gland is an endocrine organ located in the front part of the neck and is responsible for making thyroid hormones. In the middle of the neck, […]

BPH (Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia)

Are you afraid to pee? Let us talk about BPH. BPH (Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia) Enlarged Prostate What is prostate? The prostate is located just below the bladder and in front of the rectum. It is about the size of a walnut and surrounds the urethra. It produces fluid that makes up a part of semen. […]

UTI (Urinary Tract Infection)

It is known that about half of women suffer from it at least once in their lifetime. Urinary Tract Infection Another name? cystitis, urethritis What are the symptoms? The amount of urine is small, but frequent urination. There is pain and burning sensation during urination. There is pain in the lower abdomen. Cloudy or bloody […]

Have you ever heard “GERD”?

GERD (GastroEsophageal Reflux Disease) What is GERD? There are two gates in the stomach: the cardia from the esophagus to the stomach and the pylorus from the stomach to the duodenum. Among them, the esophageal sphincter is present in the cardia, preventing the contents of the stomach to reaching the esophagus reversely. Under normal conditions, […]

Do you have an ear pain or cannot hear well?

A lot of people think it may be from ear infection such as otitis media, but unexpectedly, it is often caused by excessive earwax. Today, we will talk about the earwax. Ear wax (Cerumen) Why does earwax occur? A gray or yellow waxy substance produced by the glands in ear organs. It is a natural […]