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Brooklyn, NY 11223
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Brooklyn, NY 11226
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Brooklyn, NY 11201
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What Everyone Should Know About Kidney Stones

Kidney stones are composed of small deposits of minerals and can occur secondary to a number of different conditions. Except for causing pain that may be quite severe, they usually don’t cause any permanent damage to the kidneys. Most of the times they can be managed effectively by simply drinking plenty of water and using […]

Graves Disease – Symptoms and Risk Factors

Graves disease is an auto-immune disease characterized by the overproduction of thyroid hormones. There are many other diseases involving thyroid gland as well as some rare conditions that don’t actually involve thyroid gland itself but still can cause excessive production of thyroid hormones however Graves disease is by far regarded as the most common cause […]

Influenza? Downtown Medical Center Informing about Risks

Influenza is a viral infection involving the respiratory system. It is often referred to as flu however keep in mind that it is different from the stomach flu, that is an infection involving gastrointestinal tract manifesting in the form of nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea. It is caused by influenza virus that is of three types, […]

Essential Vitamins for Better Skin and Eyes Health

Maintenance of the skin integrity, vision and eyes health, an adequate immune system along with an important role in growth, development are some of the scientifically established functions of the vitamin A as discussed here. What are the Essential Vitamins? The chemical substances required for the adequate functioning and better health of the human body […]

Low Testosterone: Impacts on Men’s Health

Low levels of testosterone in men at any stage of life can have a number of impacts on men’s health. Low testosterone level can cause a decrease in the muscles mass leaving the man thin and lean. It may also cause a loss of body hairs.  In addition, low testosterone may also cause a decrease in […]

Combined Oral Contraceptive Pills: Mechanism of Action, Advantages and Disadvantages

Hormonal contraception is an efficient and one of the most widely used birth control methods. It is available in the form of Oral medications containing either estrogen and progestin hormones together or progestin alone Patches applied over the skin surface, Rings inserted in the vagina, injections Specialized devices that are positioned inside the uterus Combined […]

Angina Types, Risk Factors and Treatment

What is Angina? Angina is a term used to define chest pain occurring in the settings of a heart problem called coronary artery disease. It is also known as angina pectoris that is found to cause disability and decrease the quality of life. Epidemiologic research indicates it to be a common problem, affecting millions of […]

Acid Reflux Treatment and Life Style Modifications

What is GERD – Acid Reflux? Gastroesophageal reflux disease is a very common problem in the United States. It is also known as indigestion or acidity. The classic presentation of the GERD is a burning pain felt behind the chest bone that radiates to the throat. It can also present in the form of a […]

Osteoarthritis, Risk Factors, Symptoms and Treatment

Osteoarthritis is a disease involving joints that occurs due to the destruction of the cartilage covering the ends of the bones forming joints. The main aim of the joint cartilage is to allow a smooth, frictionless movement of the bones over one another. This is why the destruction of this protective cartilaginous covering causes the […]