DoveMed Slideshows

Here is a listing of slideshows on various topics created by DoveMed

Facts about Ankle Sprain

Watch this slideshow on Ankle Sprain and learn about a common injury that may be sustained by violent rolling, turning ... View slides

7 Surprising Health Benefits of Arrowroot

Arrowroot is a root system that can help one sleep, can help maintain a healthy blood pressure, can help improve ... View slides

7 Unique Health Benefits of Dill

Many people think of pickles when they think of Dill. This medicinal herb has been used for more than 2 ... View slides

7 Reasons Why You Should Eat More Asparagus

Asparagus is loaded with vitamins and nutrients. Also, this vegetable can help improve your heart, prevent birth defects, aid in ... View slides

7 Reasons Why Yams Are A Must-Have

Yam is a versatile vegetable, consumed as a staple in the regions of Africa, Asia, Latin America, the Caribbean and ... View slides

7 Ways How Apples Could Improve Your Health

It is very true with the repetitive saying, "An apple a day keeps the doctor away." Apples possess many health ... View slides

7 Reasons Why Watermelon Is A Great Summer Treat

The watermelon fruit has a smooth exterior rind and a juicy, sweet interior flesh (usually deep red to pink, but ... View slides

7 Reasons Why Cherries Are Potent For Your Health

The cherry's famous vibrant dark red color and strong taste are indicators well known across the world. This fruit ... View slides

7 Reasons Why The Potato Is A Great Staple

Recent low- carb diet trends have many people scared to eat potatoes. The potato is the most popular tuber in ... View slides

7 Majestic Powers Of Grapes

It seems like grapes have been a blessing from above. They can be eaten raw or they can be used ... View slides

7 Fun Facts of Carrots

The carrot is a root vegetable that comes in a variety of pigments, usually orange in color, though it can ... View slides

What Does A Melanoma Look Like?

The slideshow presentation shows various signs and symptoms of a Melanoma of skin. Photos of skin and pathology images are ... View slides

7 Reasons Why You Should Eat Alfalfa Sprouts

Alfalfa sprouts are the shoots of the alfalfa plant (Medicago sativa), harvested before they become the full-grown plant. The sprouts ... View slides

7 Reasons Why Allspice Can Be Healthy

Allspice (Pimenta dioica), also called Jamaica pepper, pepper, myrtle pepper, pimenta, pimento, newspice, is the dried unripe fruit of a ... View slides

7 Reasons Why Amaranth Is A Great Alternative Staple

Amaranth or Amaranthus is cultivated as a leaf vegetable, cereal, and ornamental plant. It was first known by the Aztecs ... View slides

7 Reasons To Add Apricots To Your Diet

Apricots (Prunus armeniaca) are fruits that resemble peaches and plums. They have a soft, tangy flesh beneath a thin outer ... View slides

7 Reasons Why You Should Add Black Cumin In Your Diet

Nigella sativa is a flowering plant, native to south and southwest Asia. The plant has various names including, fennel flower ... View slides

7 Health Boons Of Artichokes

The artichoke (Cynara cardunculus var. scolymus) is a variety of a species of thistle cultivated as food. The edible portion ... View slides

7 Natural Benefits of Black Pepper

Black pepper (Piper nigrum) is a flowering vine in the family Piperaceae. Black pepper is widely believed to the most ... View slides

7 Reasons Why Bananas Are Nature's Gift

A banana is an edible fruit, botanically a berry, produced by several kinds of large flowering plants in the genus ... View slides

7 Reasons To Add Avocados To Your Diet

The avocado (Persea americana) is a tree native to Mexico and Central America. The fruit is a large green-skinned pear-shaped ... View slides

Power of BeetRoot To Improve Health

The beetroot (Beta vulgaris), table beet, garden beet, red or golden beet, or only beet is the taproot portion of ... View slides

7 Ways Bean Sprouts Improve Your Health

The bean sprout have many health benefits . It is germinated from the mung bean (Vigna radiate) and is native to ... View slides

7 Great Powers of Bitter Melon

Bitter Melon (Momordica charantia) or bitter gourd is a tropical and subtropical vine of the Cucurbitaceae family, which also contains ... View slides

7 Fun Facts About Black Beans

The black bean (Phaseolus vulgaris) or black turtle bean is a small variety of the common beans found especially in ... View slides

Facts about Breast Cancer

Watch this slideshow on Breast Cancer and learn about a type of cancer in which certain cells in the breast ... View slides

7 Reasons Why You Should Drink More Black Tea

Black tea is from the same shrub as oolong, green, and white teas in the Camellia sinensis. However, black tea ... View slides

7 Reasons How Cauliflower Improves Health

Cauliflower is a plant that belongs to the Brassicaceae family, which also includes broccoli, Brussels Sprouts, kale, and cabbage. A ... View slides

7 Reasons Why Your Mom Was Right About Cabbage

You may have hated it when you were a kid, but cabbage possesses many nutritional benefits including anti-cancer properties, digestive ... View slides

7 Great Powers of Blackberries for Natural Health

The blackberry is an edible fruit of a multitude of plant species in the genus Rubus of the rose family ... View slides

7 Reasons Why Borlotti Beans Are A Must Have

The Borlotti bean, also known as the Roman bean or romano bean is a variety of the cranberry bean (Phaseolus ... View slides

7 Powerful Health Effects Of Blackcurrant

The blackcurrant (Ribes nigrum) is a woody shrub in the Grossulariaceae family. The plant is native to parts of central ... View slides

7 Influencing Factors Of Blueberries

Blueberries (Vaccinium angustifolium or Vaccinium corymbosum) are flowering plants with indigo-colored berries within the family Vaccinium (a genus that also ... View slides

7 Reasons To Try Bok Choy

Bok choy (Brassica rapa, subspecies chinensis) is a Chinese leaf vegetable. They do not form heads but have smooth, dark ... View slides

7 Reasons Why We Need More Of Black-Eyed Peas

The black-eyed pea (Vigna unguiculata subsp. unguiculata) or cowpea is a pale-colored legume with a firm black-colored, eye-shaped spot on ... View slides

7 Health Potentials Of Cardamom

Cardamom is a spice native in India, Nepal, and Bhutan. Today, the spice is found in most tropical places in ... View slides

7 Reasons To Try Boysenberries

A boysenberry is an edible fruit produced by many species in the Rubus genus in the Rosaceae family. Boysenberries are ... View slides

7 Ways Breadfruit May Impact Your Health

Breadfruit (Artocarpus altilis) is a species of flowering tree in the mulberry family growing throughout Southeast Asia, South India, and ... View slides

7 Fascinating Facts on Calendula

Calendula or marigold is a genus of about 15–20 species of herbaceous plants in the daisy family Asteraceae. They ... View slides

7 Magical Powers of Cantaloupe

Cantaloupe (Cucumis melo) or muskmelon is a favorite breakfast melon and is also good as an appetizer or constituent in ... View slides

7 Reason Why You Should Try Cayenne Pepper

Cayenne pepper (Capsicum annuum) is a spice made from air-dried fruits of the chili pepper family. It is a hot ... View slides

7 Important Facts on Celeriac

Celeriac (Apium graveolens var. rapaceum) is a variety of celery cultivated for its edible roots and shoots. The plant is ... View slides

7 Ways Anise Can Help Boost Your Health

Anise, also called Pimpinella anisum or aniseed, is a flowering plant in the family Apiaceae native to the eastern Mediterranean ... View slides

7 Ways Celery Can Improve Health

Celery (Apium graveolens var. dulce) is a plant in the family Apiaceae, commonly used as a vegetable. Its origins most ... View slides

7 Reasons Why You Should Love Chili Powder

Chili powder is the dried, pulverized fruit of one or more varieties of chili pepper, sometimes with the addition of ... View slides

7 Reasons Why You Should Add Chickpea In Your Diet

The chickpea (Cicer arietinum) -- also known as the garbanzo bean, ceci bean, channa or Bengal gram -- is a legume of ... View slides

7 Reasons Why Coconuts Are Great For Your Health

The coconut tree (Cocos nucifera) is a member of the family Arecaceae (palm family). This drupe tree can be found ... View slides

7 Important Facts on Celery Seed

Celery seed (Apium graveolens var. dulce) is a plant in the family Apiaceae, commonly used as a vegetable. Its origins ... View slides

7 Reasons Why Dates May Be As Nutritious As They Are Sweet

A date (Phoenix dactylifera) or date palm is a palm, cultivated for its edible sweet fruit. This species is widely ... View slides

7 Reasons Why People Call Kale A Superfood

Kale or borecole is a vegetable with green or purple leaves, where the central leaves do not form a head ... View slides

7 Reasons Why You Should Eat Kidney Beans

The kidney bean or red bean is a variety of the common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris). It is named for its ... View slides

7 Ways Kiwi Fruit Can Improve Your Health

The kiwifruit or Chinese gooseberry is the edible berry of a woody vine in the genus Actinidia. It has a ... View slides

7 Health Boosts Of Key Limes

The Key lime (Citrus aurantiifolia) is a citrus species with an oval fruit; that is yellow when ripe but usually ... View slides

7 Surprising Health Facts About Jackfruit

Jackfruit (Artocarpus heterophyllus) is a species of tree in the mulberry family (Moraceae). The tree is native to South and ... View slides

7 Reasons Why Guava Is A Delight To Your Health

Guavas are plants in the genus Psidium, which contains about 100 species of tropical shrubs and small trees. They are ... View slides

7 Reasons Why Green Tea Is A Must Have

Green tea is an immensely popular beverage in the world. It is made from the leaves of Camellia sinensis that ... View slides

7 Great Influence of Green Beans

Green beans (Phaseolus vulgaris), also known as string bean, snap bean in the northeastern and western United States are the ... View slides

Cucumber - A Gift of Nature for Natural Health

The Cucumber (Cucumis sativus) is a widely cultivated plant in the gourd family Cucurbitaceae. China produced at least 60 percent ... View slides

7 Secrets Of Cinnamon For Health & Wellness

Cinnamon is an incredibly delicious spice found in much modern candy, desserts, cuisines, and drinks. It also has been valued ... View slides

7 Exciting Health Facts About Chili Pepper

The chili pepper is the fruit of plants from the genus Capsicum, members of the nightshade family, Solanaceae. Chili peppers ... View slides

7 Reasons Why We should Eat More Chives.

Chives (Allium schoenoprasum), are the smallest species of the onion genus. The plant is native to Europe, Asia, and North ... View slides

7 Reasons How Clementines Can Make You Feel Better

A clementine (Citrus ×clementina) is a hybrid between a mandarin and a sweet orange. The peel is a dark orange ... View slides

Facts about Female Hypoactive Sexual Desire Disorder

Watch this slideshow on Female Hypoactive Sexual Desire Disorder and learn about a medical condition defined as a lack of ... View slides

7 Magical Powers Of Coriander

Coriander, also known as cilantro, Chinese parsley or dhania, is a herb in the family Apiaceae. Scientifically known as Coriandrum ... View slides

7 Delightful Facts On Collard Greens

Collard greens are grown for their large, dark-colored, edible leaves and as a garden ornamental. Here are seven health benefits ... View slides

7 Beneficial Effects Of Cumin

Cumin, also known as Jeera, is a flowering plant in the family Apiaceae. Cumin can be used ground or as ... View slides

7 Reasons Why Daikons Are a Must Have

Daikon is a mild-flavored winter radish (Raphanus sativus) usually characterized by fast-growing leaves and a long white napiform root. Daikon ... View slides

Facts about Type 1 Diabetes

Watch this slideshow on Type 1 Diabetes and learn about a chronic disease characterized by high levels of sugar (glucose ... View slides

Facts about Alzheimer’s Disease (AD)

Watch this slideshow on Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) and learn about a condition that impacts one's memory and thinking ... View slides

Facts about Heart Attack

Watch this slideshow on Heart Attack and learn about a medical emergency that occurs when the flow of oxygen-rich blood ... View slides

Facts about Prostate Cancer

Watch this slideshow on Prostate Cancer and learn about a cancer that develops in the tissue of a male prostate ... View slides

7 Influencing Facts Of Cranberries

Cranberries are a group of evergreen dwarf shrubs or trailing vines in the subgenus Oxycoccus of the genus Vaccinium. The ... View slides

Fennel and Its 7 Health Benefits

Fennel (Foeniculum vulgare) is a flowering plant species in the celery family Apiaceae or Umbelliferae. It is a highly fragrant ... View slides

7 Great powers of Endive

Endive (Cichorium endivia) is a leaf vegetable belonging to the daisy family that can be cooked or used raw in ... View slides

7 Healthy Facts of Durian

Durian (Durio zibethinus) is the fruit of several tree species belonging to the genus Durio. The edible flesh emits a ... View slides

7 Magical Powers Of Elderberries

The elderberry (Sambucus nigra) is a species of complex flowering plants in the Caprifoliaceae family. This plant is native to ... View slides

7 Health Boosts Of Feijoa

Feijoa (Acca sellowiana) or pineapple guava is a species of flowering plant in the myrtle family, Myrtaceae. This small tree ... View slides

7 Reasons why Fiddleheads are a must have

Fiddleheads or fiddlehead greens are the furled fronds of a young fern, harvested for use as a vegetable. The ferns ... View slides

7 Unique Powers Of Figs

The common fig (Ficus carica) is a species of flowering plant from the family Moraceae, known as the common fig ... View slides

7 Shocking Health Facts Of Ginger

Ginger is a herb with medicinals qualities that is used as a spice. This underground stem can be used fresh ... View slides

Magical Powers of Gooseberries

The gooseberry (Ribes uva-crispa) is a species of Ribes. It is native to Europe, northwestern Africa, west, south and southeast ... View slides

Grapefruit and its Influence on Natural Health

The grapefruit (Citrus × paradisi) is a subtropical citrus tree known for its sour to semi-sweet fruit. When found, it was ... View slides

7 Guilt-Free Reasons Of The Honeydew

Honeydew is a cultivar type of the muskmelon, Cucumis melo Inodorus group. A honeydew has a round to slightly oval ... View slides

7 Natural Powers Of Horseradish

Horseradish (Armoracia rusticana, syn. Cochlearia armoracia) is a plant of the Brassicaceae family, includes mustard, wasabi, broccoli, and cabbage. This ... View slides

7 Exciting Health Facts About Jujube

The jujube (Ziziphus jujube), also known as a red jujube, Chinese jujube, Korean jujube, or Indian jujube, is a species ... View slides

7 Reasons To Try Jicama

The jicama (Pachyrhizus erosus) is the plant's edible tuberous root and the name of a native Mexican vine. The ... View slides

7 Surprising Health Effects Of Jerusalem Artichoke

The Jerusalem artichoke (Helianthus tuberosus) or sunroot is a species of sunflower native to eastern North America, and found from ... View slides

7 Natural Health Benefits Of Lemon

The lemon (Citrus × limon) is an evergreen tree native to Asia. The ellipsoidal yellow fruit is about 5 percent to ... View slides

7 Awesome Health Benefits Of Lentils

The lentil (Lens culinaris) is an edible pulse, belonging to the legume family, grown for its lens-shaped seeds. Lentils are ... View slides

7 Surprising Health Facts About Lettuce

Lettuce (Lactuca sativa) is grown as a leaf vegetable, but sometimes for its stem and seeds. The annual plant was ... View slides

7 Surprising Health Benefits Of Lima Beans

The lima bean (Phaseolus lunatus) or butter bean is a legume in the Fabaceae family. The edible seed was cultivated ... View slides

7 Health Stimulating Factors Of Lychee

The lychee (Litchi chinensis) is the sole member of the genus Litchi in the soapberry family. Lychees are native to ... View slides

7 Reasons Why You Need Mace In Your Food

Mace is one of the two spices derived from the tree in the genus Myristica. The most commercially used species ... View slides

7 Unique Powers of Mandarin Oranges

The mandarin orange, also known as the mandarin or mandarine, is a small citrus tree (Citrus reticulata) with fruit resembling ... View slides

7 Amazing Facts About Mangoes

The mango is a succulent stone fruit cultivated in South Asia for thousands of years before reaching East Asia between ... View slides

7 Beneficial Health Effects Of Marjoram

Marjoram or Origanum majorana is a herb or undershrub with sweet pine and citrus flavors. Originated from Cyprus and southern ... View slides

7 Astonishing Facts On Mulberries

The mulberry (Morus australis or Morus nigra) is a genus of flowering plants in the family Moraceae. The tree is ... View slides

7 Reasons To Add Mushrooms To Your Diet

A mushroom (Agaricus bisporus) is the fleshy, spore-bearing fruiting body of a fungus, typically produced above ground on soil or ... View slides

7 Amazing Health Benefits of Mustard

Mustard plants are any of several plant species in the genera Brassica and Sinapis. Mustard seed is used as a ... View slides

7 Health Effects Of Mustard Greens

The mustard green (Brassica juncea) is a plant in the Brassicaceae family, also known as the cabbage family. The plant ... View slides

7 Health Boosts Of Navy Beans

The navy bean or haricot bean is a variety of common beans (Phaseolus vulgaris). It is especially popular in the ... View slides

7 Beneficial Effects Of Nectarines

The nectarine (Prunus persica var. nucipersica) is a fruit that belongs to the genus Prunus, which includes the cherry and ... View slides

7 Astonishing Benefits Of New Zealand Spinach

New Zealand Spinach (Tetragonia tetragonioides) or tetragon is a leaf vegetable, grown for its edible leaves and can be used ... View slides

7 Reasons Why You Should Add Nutmeg To Your Dessert

Nutmeg is a spice derived from several species of tree in the genus Myristica. The most commercially used species is ... View slides

7 Health Facts Of Okra

Okra (Abelmoschus esculentus Moench), known in many English-speaking countries as ladies' fingers, bhindi, bamia, or gumbo, is a flowering plant ... View slides

7 Amazing Health Benefits Of Onions

The onion (Allium cepa) also known as the bulb onion or common onion, is a vegetable that is the most ... View slides

7 Exciting Facts About Oranges

The orange (Citrus sinensis) is the fruit of the citrus species in the family Rutaceae. Orange trees are widely grown ... View slides

Facts about Lung Cancer

Watch this slideshow on Lung Cancer and learn about a type of cancer that affects the lungs. View slides

Facts about Asthma in Adults

Watch this slideshow on Asthma in Adults and learn about a disorder of the lungs, which causes the airways of ... View slides

Facts about Allergic Rhinitis

Watch this slideshow on Allergic Rhinitis and learn about an extremely common condition that occurs when the nasal airways and ... View slides

Facts about Leukemia and Lymphoma

Watch this slideshow on Leukemia and Lymphoma and learn about cancers that develop from the normal cells that are in ... View slides

Facts about Malaria

Watch this slideshow on Malaria and learn about a disease caused by a parotozoa. (unicellular microorganism belonging to the genus ... View slides

7 Exciting Facts About Oregano

Oregano, wild marjoram, or Origanum vulgare is a herb native to Europe, the Mediterranean region and southern and central Asia ... View slides

7 Great Health Benefits Of Papaya

The papaya (Carica papaya), or pawpaw is the fruit of the plant Carica papaya in the plant family Caricaceae. It ... View slides

7 Reasons Why You Should Add Paprika To Your Dishes

Paprika is a spice from the chili pepper family of the chili pepper family species Capsicum annuum. The seasoning is ... View slides

7 Health Boosts Of Parsley

Parsley, garden parsley, or Petroselinum crispum is a plant in the family of Apiaceae, native to the central Mediterranean region ... View slides

7 Reasons Why You Should Cook With Parsnip

The parsnip (Pastinaca sativa) is a root vegetable closely related to the carrot and parsley. Its long tuberous root has ... View slides

Facts about Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS)

Watch this slideshow on Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) and learn about a respiratory infection that is new to humans ... View slides

Risk factors for Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS)

Watch a slideshow on the risk factors for Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS). View slides

Facts about Atypical Pneumonia

Watch this slideshow on Atypical Pneumonia and learn about a type of lung infection that is caused by specific types ... View slides

Facts about Bacterial Conjunctivitis

Watch this slideshow on Bacterial Conjunctivitis and learn about a condition that causes inflammation of the conjunctiva of the eye. View slides

7 Exciting Facts About Passion Fruit

Passion fruit (Passiflora edulis) or purple granadilla is a vine species of passion flower that is native to Brazil,  Paraguay ... View slides

7 Great Benefits Of Peaches

The peach (Prunus persica) is a fruit, native to Northwest China, in the region between the Tarim Basin and the ... View slides

7 Reasons Why A Pear Is A Nutritious Dessert

Pear belongs to the tree and shrub species of genus Pyrus. This tree is native to coastal and mildly temperate ... View slides

7 Amazing Powers Of Peppercorns

Peppercorns (Piper nigrum) is a flowering vine in the family Piperaceae. Peppercorns are widely believed to the most commonly used ... View slides

7 Awesome Facts About Pineapples

Pineapple (Ananas comosus) is a tropical plant with multiple edible fruits consisting of combined berries. Pineapple does not ripen significantly ... View slides

Facts about Varicose Veins

Watch this slideshow on Varicose Veins and learn about a medical condition characterized by dilated and tortuous veins most commonly ... View slides

Facts about Aarskog Syndrome

Watch this slideshow on Aarskog Syndrome and learn about a very rare X-linked inherited genetic disorder. View slides

Facts about Aase Syndrome

Watch this slideshow on Aase Syndrome and learn about a highly infrequent disorder in which individuals with this disorder show ... View slides

Facts about Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

Watch this slideshow on Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm and learn about an abnormal widening or bulge in an artery, caused by ... View slides

Facts about Absence Seizure

Watch this slideshow on Absence Seizure and learn about a sudden and brief absence of consciousness lasting up to 20 ... View slides

Facts about Achilles Tendinitis

Watch this slideshow on Achilles Tendinitis and learn about a common injury that occurs when the Achilles tendon is overworked ... View slides

Facts about Achilles Tendon Tear

Watch this slideshow on Achilles Tendon Tear and learn about an injury that occurs when the tendon that attaches the ... View slides

Facts about Acne

Watch this slideshow on Acne and learn about a common skin condition characterized by inflamed red spots or lesions that ... View slides

Facts about Acquired Aplastic Anemia

Watch this slideshow on Acquired Aplastic Anemia and learn about a disorder that occurs due to bone marrow failure. View slides

Facts about Acquired Hydrocephalus

Watch this slideshow on Acquired Hydrocephalus and learn about an abnormal buildup of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) inside several cavities of ... View slides

Facts about Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS)

Watch this slideshow on Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS) and learn about a chronic infectious condition caused by the human immunodeficiency ... View slides

7 Reasons Why Pinto Beans Could Be A Great Meat Substitute

The pinto bean is a variety of common beans (Phaseolus vulgaris). It is the most common bean in the United ... View slides

7 Reasons Why You Need To Eat Plums

The plum is a drupe fruit of the subgenus Prunus of the genus Prunus. Fruits from the tree are usually ... View slides

Facts about Acquired Torticollis

Watch this slideshow on Acquired Torticollis and learn about a medical condition that is thought to occur spontaneously due to ... View slides

Facts about Leprosy

Watch this slideshow on Leprosy and learn about a chronic infectious disease caused by a bacillus (rod-shaped) bacterium called Mycobacterium ... View slides

Facts about Liver Cirrhosis

Watch this slideshow on Liver Cirrhosis and learn about the causes, symptoms, and treatment of a condition that is caused ... View slides

Facts about Long Head Tendonitis of the Bicep

Watch this slideshow on Long Head Tendonitis of the Bicep and learn about an injury that occurs when the long ... View slides

Facts about Acute Otitis Media

Watch this slideshow on Acute Otitis Media and learn about an infection of the middle ear commonly caused by bacteria ... View slides

Facts about Acute Sinusitis

Watch this slideshow on Acute Sinusitis and learn about a medical condition that affects the sinus cavities around the nasal ... View slides

Facts about Acute Heart Failure

Watch this slideshow on Acute Heart Failure and learn about the causes, symptoms, and treatment of a condition that arises ... View slides

7 Shocking Powers Of Pluots

Pluots, apriums, apripluots, or pluotcots, are a few of the hybrids between different Prunus species that are also called interspecific ... View slides

7 Reasons Why You Should Try Pomegranate

The pomegranate (Punica granatum) is a small fruit-bearing tree. The fruit is typically in season from September to February in ... View slides

7 Fascinating Benefits Of Pomelo

Pomelo (Citrus grandis) or shaddock is a citrus fruit native to South and Southeast Asia that has many surprising health ... View slides

7 Natural Health Benefits Of Poppy Seeds

Poppy seed is an oilseed obtained from the opium poppy (Papaver somniferum). Poppy seeds are widely used in Austrian, Indian ... View slides

7 Reasons Why Pumpkins Needs To Be Added To The Diet

In North America and the United Kingdom, the "pumpkin" is traditionally referred to  as only a certain round, orange varieties ... View slides

7 Effects Tamarind Has On Your Health

Tamarind (Tamarindus indica) is a leguminous tree in the family Fabaceae indigenous to tropical Africa. The tamarind tree produces edible ... View slides

7 Ways Starfruit Impacts Your Health

Starfruit (Averrhoa carambola) or carambola is a fruit, native to the Philippines, Indonesia, Malaysia, India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. This ... View slides

7 Medicinal Benefits of St. John's-Wort

St. John’s-wort, or Hypericum perforatum, is a yellow flowering plant and medicinal herb that is sold over-the-counter. There are ... View slides

7 Health Benefits Of Turnip

The turnip or white turnip (Brassica rapa subsp. rapa) is a root vegetable commonly grown in temperate climates worldwide for ... View slides

7 Reasons Why The Tomato Is A Healthy Delight

The tomato is the edible, often red fruit/berry of the nightshade Solanum lycopersicum, commonly known as a tomato plant ... View slides

Facts about Actinic Keratosis of Skin

Watch this slideshow on Actinic Keratosis of Skin and learn about a medical condition considered precancerous, since it has the ... View slides

Facts about Acute Cholecystitis

Watch this slideshow on Acute Cholecystitis and learn about an inflammation of the gallbladder, which is an organ located close ... View slides

Facts about Gestational Diabetes

Watch this slideshow on Gestational Diabetes and learn about a type of diabetes in which women have glucose intolerance, during ... View slides

Facts about Dengue Fever

Watch this slideshow on Dengue Fever and learn about a viral disease caused by any one of four similar Dengue ... View slides

Facts about Dental Cavities

Watch this slideshow on Dental Cavities and learn about a common disorder responsible for tooth loss in young individuals. View slides

Facts about Tuberculosis (TB)

Watch this slideshow on Tuberculosis (TB) and learn about disease caused by the infection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis bacteria. View slides

Facts about Yellow Fever

Watch this slideshow on Yellow Fever and learn about a viral illness that is transmitted by a mosquito. View slides

Facts about Wrist Sprains

Watch this slideshow on Wrist Sprains and learn about a common injury that results, when the ligaments within the wrist ... View slides

Facts about Type 2 Diabetes

Watch this slideshow on Type 2 Diabetes and learn about a chronic disease in which the blood contains high levels ... View slides

Facts about Typhoid Fever

Watch this slideshow on Typhoid Fever and learn about a bacterial infection caused by a micro-organism Salmonella typhi. View slides

Effective Prevention Methods for Typhoid Fever

Watch a slideshow on the prevention methods for Typhoid Fever. View slides

Facts about Acute Gastritis

Watch this slideshow on Acute Gastritis and learn about a very common stomach disorder, caused by inflammation and irritation, which ... View slides

Facts about Wilms’ Tumor

Watch this slideshow on Wilms' Tumor and learn about an infrequent, malignant solid tumor of uncertain derivation. View slides

Facts about Whipworm Infection

Watch this slideshow on Whipworm Infection and learn about a medical condition caused by the presence of the roundworm Trichuris ... View slides

Facts about Whipple’s Disease

Watch this slideshow on Whipple's Disease and learn about a rare infectious disease caused by the bacterium Tropheryma whipplei. View slides

Facts about Acute Osteomyelitis

Watch this slideshow on Acute Osteomyelitis and learn about an inflammation of the bone due to a variety of reasons ... View slides

Facts about Addison’s Disease

Watch this slideshow on Addison's Disease and learn about a disorder that occurs when the adrenal glands do not ... View slides

Facts about Babesiosis

Watch this slideshow on Babesiosis and learn about a rare and severe tick-borne disease, caused by a parasite. View slides

Facts about Baker’s Cyst

Watch this slideshow on Baker's Cyst and learn about a fluid-filled cyst located on the back of the knee. View slides

Facts about Cataract

Watch this slideshow on Cataract and learn about a medical condition defined as opacification (to become opaque) or clouding of ... View slides

Facts about Avian Influenza - Bird Flu

Watch this slideshow on Avian Influenza - Bird Flu and learn about a mildly to severely infectious viral disease that affects ... View slides

Facts about Psoriasis

Watch this slideshow on Psoriasis and learn about a common chronic inflammatory skin disease. View slides

Facts about Pseudogout

Watch this slideshow on Pseudogout and learn about a medical disorder affecting the joints. View slides

Facts about Pterygium

Watch this slideshow on Pterygium and learn about a common disorder affecting the eyes. View slides

Facts about Pulmonary Fibrosis

Watch this slideshow on Pulmonary Fibrosis and learn about a condition when the lung tissues undergo inflammation and heal by ... View slides

Facts about Pulmonary Hypertension

Watch this slideshow on Pulmonary Hypertension and learn about a medical condition characterized by high blood pressure in the (main ... View slides

Facts about Rett Syndrome

Watch this slideshow on Rett Syndrome and learn about a rare genetic disorder that affects the grey matter of the ... View slides

Facts about Werner Syndrome (WS)

Watch this slideshow on Werner Syndrome (WS) and learn about an inherited genetic condition characterized by the onset of an ... View slides

Facts about Vocal Cord Nodules

Watch this slideshow on Vocal Cord Nodules and learn about a benign growth occurring either on one side or both ... View slides

Facts about Vitiligo

Watch this slideshow on Vitiligo and learn about a common pigmentary (depigmentation) disorder of unknown cause, in which the skin ... View slides

Facts about Viral Conjunctivitis

Watch this slideshow on Viral Conjunctivitis and learn about a medical condition caused mainly by the microorganism adenovirus. View slides

Facts about Vernal Keratoconjunctivitis (VKC)

Watch the slideshow on Vernal Keratoconjunctivitis and learn about an infrequent, but periodically occurring condition that affects individuals at a ... View slides

Facts about Venous Hemangioma

Watch this slideshow on Venous Hemangioma and learn about a kind of rare, benign tumor involving the blood vessels, where ... View slides

Facts about Tooth Abscess

Watch this slideshow on Tooth Abscess and learn about a painful dental disorder in which there is a collection of ... View slides

Facts about Thumb Sprain

Watch this slideshow on Thumb Sprain and learn about a common injury characterized by the stretching to tearing of the ... View slides

Facts about Shigellosis

Watch this slideshow on Shigellosis and learn about an acute, foodborne, gastrointestinal illness caused by a group of bacteria called ... View slides

Facts about Shoulder Dislocation

Watch this slideshow on Shoulder Dislocation and learn about a painful and traumatic injury that occurs, when the top end ... View slides

Facts about Shoulder Separation

Watch this slideshow on Shoulder Separation and learn about a very painful and traumatic injury that involves the acromioclavicular joint ... View slides

Facts about Sleepwalking Disorder

Watch this slideshow on Sleepwalking Disorder and learn about a sleep disorder that occurs when an individual walks or demonstrates ... View slides

Facts about Small Cell Osteosarcoma

Watch this slideshow on Small Cell Osteosarcoma and learn about an a medullary type of osteosarcoma that consists of small ... View slides

Facts about Small-Cell Lung Cancer

Watch this slideshow on Small-Cell Lung Cancer and learn about a type of cancer that affects the lungs. View slides

Facts about Soft Tissue Chondroma

Watch this slideshow on Soft Tissue Chondroma and learn about an infrequent benign tumor of the soft tissues, occurring in ... View slides

Facts about Spinal Fracture due to Osteoporosis

Watch this slideshow on Spinal Fracture due to Osteoporosis and learn about the most common injuries associated with osteoporosis. View slides

Facts about Spondylolisthesis

Watch this slideshow on Spondylolisthesis and learn about an extremely painful and traumatic injury that involves a vertebra in the ... View slides

Facts about Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Cervix

Watch this slideshow on Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Cervix and learn about a malignant (capable of invading nearby and distant ... View slides

Facts about Sweet’s Syndrome

Watch this slideshow on Sweet’s Syndrome and learn about a rare, benign skin disease, with a sudden onset of ... View slides

Facts about Swimming Pool Granuloma

Watch this slideshow on Swimming Pool Granuloma and learn about a rare, chronic skin infection caused by the bacterium Mycobacterium ... View slides

Facts about Synovial Chondromatosis

Watch this slideshow on Synovial Chondromatosis and learn about a rare disorder caused by an abnormal tissue growth in a ... View slides

Facts about Synovial Hemangioma

Watch this slideshow on Synovial Hemangioma and learn about an extremely rare kind of benign tumor involving the blood vessels. View slides

Facts about Synovial Sarcoma

Watch this slideshow on Synovial Sarcoma and learn about a type of malignant tumor of the connective tissue, involving the ... View slides

Facts about Talus Fracture

Watch this slideshow on Talus Fracture and learn about a fracture occurring in the talus bone. View slides

Facts about Tardive Dyskinesia

Watch this slideshow on Tardive Dyskinesia and learn about a condition, which involves abnormal, involuntary, repetitive body movements. View slides

Facts about Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome (TTS)

Watch this slideshow on Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome and learn about a medical condition characterized by compression of the tibial nerve ... View slides

Facts about Tay-Sachs Disease (TSD)

Watch this slideshow on Tay-Sachs Disease (TSD) and learn about an enzyme deficiency, or a complete absence of the enzyme ... View slides

Facts about Telangiectatic Osteosarcoma

Watch this slideshow on Telangiectatic Osteosarcoma and learn about a rare, medullary type of malignant osteosarcoma. View slides

Facts about Tennis Elbow

Watch this slideshow on Tennis Elbow and learn about a condition that involves the tendons on the outside (lateral) part ... View slides

Facts about Tetralogy of Fallot

Watch this slideshow on Tetralogy of Fallot and learn about a type of congenital heart defect. View slides

Facts about Allergic Conjunctivitis

Watch this slideshow on Allergic Conjunctivitis and learn about a medical condition triggered by allergens or irritants that cause an ... View slides

Facts about Alpers’ Disease

Watch this slideshow on Alpers' Disease and learn about a neurodevelopmental genetic disorder that is characterized by the loss of ... View slides

Facts about Alpha-Mannosidosis

Watch this slideshow on Alpha-Mannosidosis and learn about a rare, genetically inherited disorder characterized by low alpha-D-mannosidase enzyme activity. View slides

Facts about Aicardi Syndrome

Watch this slideshow on Aicardi Syndrome and learn about a rare genetic disorder that is characterized by the partial or ... View slides

Facts about Alagille Syndrome

Watch this slideshow on Alagille Syndrome and learn about a genetic condition that affects the heart, liver, and several other ... View slides

Facts about Age-Related Hearing Loss

Facts about Age-Related Hearing Loss and learn about a medical condition is generally associated with various types of dysfunction of ... View slides

Facts about Adult Spondylolisthesis in the Lower Back

Watch this slideshow on Adult Spondylolisthesis in the Lower Back and learn about an extremely painful and traumatic injury that ... View slides

Facts about Adult Rhabdomyoma

Watch this slideshow on Adult Rhabdomyoma and learn more about an infrequent benign tumor of the connective tissues, showing mature ... View slides

Facts about Adult Gonococcal Conjunctivitis

Watch this slideshow on Adult Gonococcal Conjunctivitis and learn about a medical condition that is caused by any of the ... View slides

Facts about Adult Forearm Fracture

Watch this slideshow on Adult Forearm Fracture and learn about a fracture that occurs near the lower part of the ... View slides

7 Reasons Why You Should Add Rosemary To The Diet

Rosemary or Rosmarinus officinalis is a woody herb, part of the mint family Lamiaceae. The leaves are used as a ... View slides

7 Fitness Boosts of Rutabaga

The rutabaga (Brassica napus) or swede is a root vegetable that originated as a cross between the cabbage and the ... View slides

7 Reasons Why Saffron Is Healthy For You

Saffron, saffron crocus, or Crocus sativus is a spice from the Iridaceae family. Native to Greece or Southwest Asia, saffron ... View slides

7 Reasons Why Sage Is Important To Your Diet

Sage (Salvia officinalis) or garden sage is a subshrub, with woody stems, grayish leaves, and blue to purplish flowers. It ... View slides

7 Powerful Effects of Salsify

Salsify (Scorzonera hispanica) is a root vegetable and member of the genus Scorzonera in the sunflower family (Asteraceae). The thick ... View slides

Facts about Adult (Acquired) Flatfoot

Watch this slideshow on Adult (Acquired) Flatfoot and learn about a painful condition that results in the progressive flattening of ... View slides

Facts about Adrenocortical Carcinoma

Watch this slideshow on Adrenocortical Carcinoma and learn about an a malignant tumor that develops within the cortex (outer portion ... View slides

Facts about Adolescent Anterior Knee Pain

Watch this slideshow on Adolescent Anterior Knee Pain and learn about a condition that occurs when an adolescent experiences pain ... View slides

Facts about Bell’s Palsy

Watch this slideshow on Bell's Palsy and learn about a common disorder characterized by muscle weakness and paralysis on ... View slides

Facts about Beckwith-Wiedemann Syndrome

Watch this slideshow on Beckwith-Wiedemann Syndrome and learn about an inherited genetic disorder characterized by an abnormal overgrowth of the ... View slides

Facts about Barrett’s Esophagus

Watch this slideshow on Barrett's Esophagus and learn about a condition that results in the transformation of the normal ... View slides

Facts about Bacterial Meningitis

Watch this slideshow on Bacterial Meningitis and learn about a bacterial infection of the meninges, a protective tissue layer surrounding ... View slides

Facts about Bacterial Tracheitis

Watch this slideshow on Bacterial Tracheitis and learn about a rare bacterial infection of the trachea (windpipe/ breathing tube). View slides

Facts about Arthritis of the Ankle

Watch this slideshow on Arthritis of the Ankle and learn about a joint disorder characterized by abnormal inflammation that affects ... View slides

Facts about Arthritis of the Elbow

Watch this slideshow on Arthritis of the Elbow and learn about a disorder that affects the elbow joint; especially the ... View slides

Facts about Arthritis of the Hand

Watch this slideshow on Arthritis of the Hand and learn about a disorder that affects the joints of the hand ... View slides

Facts about Arthritis of the Knee

Watch this slideshow on Arthritis of the Knee and learn about a disorder characterized by abnormal inflammation that affects the ... View slides

Facts about Arthritis of the Shoulder

Watch this slideshow on Arthritis of the Shoulder and learn about a joint disorder that affects the shoulder joint; especially ... View slides

Facts about Arthritis of the Thumb

Watch this slideshow on Arthritis of the Thumb and learn about a medical condition that affects the joints of the ... View slides

Facts about Arthritis of the Wrist

Watch this slideshow on Arthritis of the Wrist and learn about a joint disorder that affects the wrist joint; especially ... View slides

Facts about Asherman Syndrome

Watch this slideshow on Asherman Syndrome and learn about a medical condition, where the walls of the uterus stick to ... View slides

Facts about Askin’s Tumor

Watch this slideshow on Askin's Tumor and learn about a PNET tumor that develops from soft tissues of the ... View slides

Facts about Asperger Syndrome

Watch this slideshow on Asperger Syndrome and learn about a complex neurodevelopmental disorder categorized under autism spectrum disorder or pervasive ... View slides

Facts about Aseptic Meningitis

Watch this slideshow on Aseptic Meningitis and learn about an inflammation or swelling of the covering around the brain. View slides

7 Potential Health Benefits Of Radicchio

Radicchio or Italian chicory is a leaf chicory vegetable (Cichorium intybus, Asteraceae) that has white-veined red leaves. It has a ... View slides

7 Reasons The Radish Is An Effective Aid To Improve Health

The radish (Raphanus sativus) is an edible root vegetable of the Brassicaceae family that was domesticated in Europe. Radishes are ... View slides

7 Reasons Why You Should Add Raspberries In Your Next Smoothie

Raspberries are an important commercial fruit crop, widely grown in all temperate regions of the world. The red raspberry cultivars ... View slides

7 Roles Redcurrant Could Have On Your Health And Wellness

Redcurrant is native to parts of Western Europe. The tart flavor of the redcurrant fruit is slightly greater than the ... View slides

Blood sample collection process

A blood test is a laboratory analysis performed on a blood sample that is usually extracted from a vein in ... View slides

Facts about Depression in the Elderly

Watch this slideshow on Depression in the Elderly and learn about a condition in which an individual is overall sad ... View slides

Facts about Dermatofibroma

Watch this slideshow on Dermatofibroma and learn about a benign tumor that is caused due to the proliferation of a ... View slides

Facts about Deep Vein Thrombosis

Watch this slideshow on Deep Vein Thrombosis and learn about a blood clot that occurs in a deep vein of ... View slides

Facts about Retinal Detachment

Watch this slideshow on Retinal Detachment and learn about an eye disorder, wherein the retina gets separated from the underlying ... View slides

Facts about Rheumatoid Arthritis

Watch this slideshow on Rheumatoid Arthritis and learn about a chronic autoimmune systemic inflammatory disorder that affects the lining of ... View slides

Facts about Retropharyngeal Abscess

Watch this slideshow on Retropharyngeal Abscess and learn about a condition characterized by the accumulation of infected material called pus ... View slides

Facts about Radial Head Fracture

Watch this slideshow on Radial Head Fracture and learn about a common elbow injury that involves the end part of ... View slides

Facts about Rotator Cuff Tear (RCT)

Watch this slideshow on Rotator Cuff Tear (RCT) and learn about an injury that occurs, when one or more muscles ... View slides

Facts about Ross River Virus Disease (RRVD)

Watch this slideshow on Ross River Virus Disease and learn about a viral disorder that is transmitted by mosquito bites. View slides

Facts about Rubella Infection

Watch this slideshow on Rubella Infection and learn about a contagious viral infection caused by the rubella virus. View slides

Facts about Runner’s Knee

Watch this slideshow on Runner's Knee and learn about a general term that refers to certain medical conditions that ... View slides

Facts about Rothmund Thomson Syndrome (RTS)

Watch this slideshow on Rothmund Thomson Syndrome (RTS) and learn about an extremely rare, inherited genetic condition that is characterized ... View slides

Facts about Reye's Syndrome

Watch this slideshow on Reye's Syndrome and learn about a rare, but potentially deadly disorder, mostly affecting children and ... View slides

Facts about Rheumatoid Arthritis of the Ankle

Watch this slideshow on Rheumatoid Arthritis of the Ankle and learn about a chronic auto-immune systemic inflammatory disorder that may ... View slides

Facts about Anal Cancer

Watch this slideshow on Anal Cancer and learn about a form of cancer that affects the anus, or anal canal. View slides

Facts about Ankle Fracture

Watch this slideshow on Ankle Fracture and learn about a break or crack, in one or more pieces of the ... View slides

Facts about Ankle Fracture in Children

Watch this slideshow on Ankle Fracture in Children and learn about a break or crack, in one or more pieces ... View slides

Facts about Ankylosing Spondylitis

Watch this slideshow on Ankylosing Spondylitis and learn about a congenital inflammatory disorder that causes chronic inflammation of the spine ... View slides

Facts about Annular Pancreas

Watch this slideshow on Annular Pancreas and learn about a rare congenital developmental anomaly, in which the portion of the ... View slides

Facts about Broken Arm

Watch this slideshow on Broken Arm and learn about a break or crack in any of the three bones of ... View slides

7 Reasons Why Sesame Has Been Used For Thousands Of Years

Sesame is a flowering plant in the genus Sesamum. Sesame seed is one of the oldest oilseed crops known. The ... View slides

7 Reasons You Should Eat More Strawberries

The strawberry (Fragaria × ananassa) is a hybrid species of the genus Fragaria. The fruit is well known for its aroma ... View slides

7 Reasons Why Sweet Corn Is Great For Your Health

Sweet corn or maize (Zea mays subsp. mays) is a large grain plant native to Mesoamerica. Each stalk produces ears ... View slides

7 Reasons Why Sweet Potatoes Need To Be Added To The Diet

The sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas) is a large, starchy, sweet-tasting, tuberous root that belongs to the family Convolvulaceae. The Ipomoea ... View slides

7 Ways Tangerines Can Improve Your Wellbeing

The tangerine (Citrus tangerina) is an orange-colored citrus fruit that is closely related to the mandarin tangerine (Citrus reticulata). Tangerines ... View slides

7 Health Facts About Tarragon

Tarragon or Artemisia dracunculus is a herb in the family Asteraceae. One sub-species, Artemisia dracunculus var. sativa is cultivated for ... View slides

7 Ways Thyme Can Help Improve Your Health Naturally

Thyme is a herb with culinary, medicinal and ornamental uses. Thyme is of the genus Thymus, the most commonly Thymus ... View slides

7 Medicinal Powers Of Turmeric

Turmeric (Curcuma longa) yellow-colored root plant of the ginger family, Zingiberaceae. It is native to southeast India, where it thrives ... View slides

7 Ways Wasabi Can Health Improve Your Health

Wasabi (Wasabia japonica or Eutrema japonica) or Japanese horseradish is a member of the Brassicaceae family, which includes cabbages, horseradish ... View slides

7 Reasons Why Watercress Should Be Added To Your Diet

Watercress (Nasturtium officinale) is a semi-aquatic plant native to Europe and Asia. It is currently a member of the family ... View slides

7 Ways White Pepper Can Influence Your Health

White pepper (Piper nigrum) is a flowering vine in the family Piperaceae. Black and white peppercorns are both the fruit ... View slides

7 Important Facts On Chamomile And Your Health

Chamomile or camomile is the common name for numerous daisy-like plants of the family Asteraceae. “Chamomile” comes from the French ... View slides

7 Ways Cherimoya Can Enhance Your Wellbeing

Cherimoya (Annona cherimola) is the fruit of the cherimoya plant. The fruit is thought to be native to the Andes ... View slides

7 Reasons Why You Should Give Greater Celandine A Try

Greater celandine, tetterwort, nipplewort, or Chelidonium majus is a plant in the Papaveraceae family. Read more on the health benefits ... View slides

7 Reasons Why Japanese Persimmon Is A Must-Have

The Japanese persimmon (Diospyros kaki) is a sweet, slightly tangy fruit with a soft to sporadically fibrous texture. Native to ... View slides

7 Reasons Why William Pears Are Nature's Gift

The Williams pear (Pyrus communis) is the most commonly grown variety of pear in most countries outside Asia. The fruit ... View slides

7 Surprising Health Benefits Of Yarrow

Yarrow, common yarrow, or Achillea millefolium is a flowering plant in the family Asteraceae. It is native to temperate regions ... View slides

7 Ways Zucchini Can Positively Impact Your Health

Zucchini or courgette is a summer squash, which can reach nearly a meter in length, but which is usually harvested ... View slides

Facts about Palmar Fasciitis

Watch this slideshow on Palmar Fasciitis and learn about an uncommon inflammatory condition characterized by abnormalities of the fingers (flexion ... View slides

Facts about River Blindness

Watch this slideshow on River Blindness and learn about a disease caused by Onchocerca volvulus. View slides

Facts about Bronchiectasis

Watch this slideshow on Bronchiectasis and learn about a condition in which the lung's airways are abnormally stretched, resulting ... View slides

Facts about Chickenpox Infection

Watch this slideshow on Chickenpox Infection and learn about an airborne, highly contagious infection caused by the varicella-zoster virus (VZV ... View slides

Facts about Glaucoma

Watch this slideshow on Glaucoma to learn about a group of eye disorders in which the optic nerves connecting the ... View slides

Facts about Giant Cell Tumor of Tendon Sheath

Watch this slideshow on Giant Cell Tumor of Tendon Sheath and learn about a benign tumor consisting of many types ... View slides

Facts about Epilepsy

Watch this slideshow on Epilepsy and learn about a temporary disruption of brain function, due to excessive, abnormal discharge of ... View slides

Facts about Epidermolysis Bullosa

Watch this slideshow on Epidermolysis Bullosa and learn about a group of disorders in which there is blister formation in ... View slides

Facts about Amblyopia

Watch this slideshow on Amblyopia and learn about an optical disorder characterized by the partial or complete loss of vision. View slides

Facts about Amebiasis

Watch this slideshow on Amebiasis and learn about an infection caused by an amoeboid-protist, Entamoeba histolytica (single-celled microorganism). View slides

Facts about Ameloblastoma

Watch this slideshow on Ameloblastoma and learn about a rare tumor involving excess tissue growths around the jaw. View slides

Facts about Amphetamine Dependence

Watch this slideshow on Amphetamine Dependence and learn about a medical condition that indicates an individual has an addiction to ... View slides

Facts about Bladder Cancer

Watch this slideshow on Bladder Cancer and learn about a general term for cancer that originates in the urinary bladder. View slides

Facts about Brain Stroke

Watch this slideshow on Brain Stroke and learn about a medical condition that occurs when blood supply to the brain ... View slides

Facts about Calcaneus Fracture

Watch this slideshow on Calcaneus Fracture and learn about a disabling injury that occurs when one or more bones of ... View slides

Facts about Chikungunya

Watch this slideshow on Chikungunya and learn about a common infection, seen in Africa and Asia (endemic areas), transmitted by ... View slides

Facts about Chalazion

Watch this slideshow on Chalazion and learn about a benign, slow-growing, inflamed lump or cyst, formed in the upper or ... View slides

Facts about Chronic Cholecystitis

Watch this slideshow on Chronic Cholecystitis and learn about an inflammation and irritation of the gallbladder that persists over time. View slides

Facts about Chronic Osteomyelitis

Watch this slideshow on Chronic Osteomyelitis and learn about a severe, persistent, incapacitating infection of the bone, which develops after ... View slides

Facts about Chronic Otitis Media

Watch this slideshow on Chronic Otitis Media and learn about a long-term infection of the middle ear commonly caused by ... View slides

Facts about Chronic Shoulder Instability

Watch this slideshow on Chronic Shoulder Instability and learn about a medical condition in which the shoulder is susceptible to ... View slides

Facts about Chronic Sinusitis

Watch this slideshow Chronic Sinusitis and learn about a condition that affects the sinus cavities around the nasal passages, which ... View slides

Facts about Clavicle Fracture

Watch this slideshow on Clavicle Fracture and learn about a fracture to the clavicle bone, which lies between the sternum ... View slides

Facts about Claw Hand

Watch this slideshow on Claw Hand and learn about a common deformity of the hand that causes abnormally bent or ... View slides

Facts about Diabetic Nephropathy

Watch this slideshow on Diabetic Nephropathy and learn about a medical condition that causes kidney damage and this could be ... View slides

Facts about Diabetic Neuropathy

Watch this slideshow on Diabetic Neuropathy and learn about a type of nerve damage that affects individuals who have diabetes. View slides

Facts about Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy

Watch this slideshow on Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy and learn about a type of nerve damage that affects individuals who have ... View slides

Facts about Diabetic Proximal Neuropathy

Watch this slideshow on Diabetic Proximal Neuropathy and learn about a type of nerve damage that affects individuals who have ... View slides

Facts about Diphtheria

Watch this slideshow on Diphtheria and learn about an acute, deadly bacterial infection of the nose, tonsil, throat or voice ... View slides

Facts about Diphyllobothriasis

Watch this slideshow on Diphyllobothriasis and learn about a infection that is usually caused by the tapeworm Diphyllobothrium latum. View slides

Facts about Discoid Meniscus

Watch this slideshow on Discoid Meniscus and learn about a congenital defect of the meniscus that is present at birth. View slides

Facts about Distal Radius Fracture

Watch this slideshow on a Distal Radius Fracture and learn about an injury that involves the part of the radius ... View slides

Facts about Finger Fracture

Watch this slideshow on Finger Fracture and learn about a common fracture that occurs when one of more of the ... View slides

Facts about Urinary Incontinence in Women

Watch this slideshow on Urinary Incontinence in Women and learn about a medical condition that involves that the accidental release ... View slides

Facts about Urinary Bladder Stones

Watch this slideshow on Urinary Bladder Stones and learn about an infrequently occurring calcium/ammonium/uric acid mineral deposit formations ... View slides

Facts about Urethritis

Watch this slideshow on Urethritis to learn about an infection/inflammation (swelling or irritation) of the lining of the urethra. View slides

Facts about Umbilical Hernia in Children

Watch this slideshow on Umbilical Hernia in Children and learn about a common occurrence that may be a congenital abnormality ... View slides

Facts about Ulnar Tunnel Syndrome of the Wrist

Watch this slideshow on Ulnar Tunnel Syndrome of the Wrist and learn about a condition characterized by an entrapment of ... View slides

Facts about Ulnar Nerve Entrapment at the Elbow

Watch this slideshow on Ulnar Nerve Entrapment at the Elbow and learn about a type of entrapment neuropathy. View slides

Facts about Ulcerative Colitis

Watch this slideshow on Ulcerative Colitis and learn about a inflammatory bowel disease affecting only the large bowel (colon and ... View slides

Facts about Tubular Adenoma of the Colon

Watch this slideshow on Tubular Adenoma of the Colon and learn about a condition that results in tumors growing in ... View slides

Facts about Tropical Sprue

Watch this slideshow on Tropical Sprue and learn about a digestive disease characterized by malabsorption, generally affecting adults. View slides

Facts about Trigger Finger

Watch this slideshow on Trigger Finger and learn about a common deformity that occurs when the extensor tendon in one ... View slides

Facts about Trichinosis Infection

Watch this slideshow on Trichinosis Infection and learn about a parasitic infection caused by consuming meat. View slides

Facts about Tinea Versicolor Infection

Watch this slideshow on Tinea Versicolor Infection and learn about a fungal infection that affects the body skin surface, especially ... View slides

Facts about Tinea Corporis Infection

Watch this slideshow on Tinea Corporis Infection and learn about a fungal infection that affects the body skin surface. View slides

Facts about Thumb Fracture

Watch this slideshow on Thumb Fracture and learn about an injury that occurs when bones in the thumb break. View slides

Facts about Sesamoiditis

Watch this slideshow on Sesamoiditis and learn about a painful condition that is characterized by inflammation of the sesamoid bones. View slides

Facts about Sensorineural Hearing Loss

Watch this slideshow on Sensorineural Hearing Loss and learn about a type of hearing loss that results from a problem ... View slides

Facts about Fracture of the Proximal Tibia

Watch this slideshow on Fracture of the Proximal Tibia and learn about a fracture in the upper region of the ... View slides

Facts about Tumor of Follicular Infundibulum

Watch this slideshow on Tumor of Follicular Infundibulum and learn about a benign, slow-growing tumor of the hair follicles. View slides

Facts about Angiosarcoma of Breast

Watch this slideshow on Angiosarcoma of Breast and learn about a infrequent and often rapidly developing tumor, without signs and ... View slides

Facts about Colorado Tick Fever

Watch this slideshow on Colorado Tick Fever and learn about an acute viral infection caused by Colorado tick fever virus. View slides

Facts about Compartment Syndrome

Watch this slideshow on Compartment Syndrome and learn about an infrequent, but painful condition that occurs due to excess pressure ... View slides

Facts about Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)

Watch this slideshow on Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) and learn about a chronic and progressive condition that often affects ... View slides

Facts about Athlete's Foot

Watch this slideshow on Athlete's Foot and learn about this fungal infection that affects the feet, especially the toes ... View slides

Facts about Atopic Keratoconjunctivitis

Watch this slideshow on Atopic Keratoconjunctivitis and learn about an infrequent, serious, and chronic condition that mostly affects individuals, who ... View slides

Facts about Abetalipoproteinemia

Watch this slideshow on Abetalipoproteinemia and learn about a rare genetic disorder characterized by the malabsorption of fat from the ... View slides

Facts about Achondroplasia

Watch this slideshow on Achondroplasia and learn about a genetic disorder that affects bone growth and development. View slides

Facts about Acute Subdural Hematoma

Watch this slideshow on Acute Subdural Hematoma and learn about a bleeding condition in the brain. View slides

Facts about General Syphilis

Watch this slideshow on General Syphilis and learn about a very common infectious disease caused by the bacterium Treponema pallidum. View slides

Facts about Secondary Syphilis

Watch this slideshow on Secondary Syphilis and learn about a very common infectious disease caused by the bacterium Treponema pallidum. View slides

Facts about Tertiary Syphilis

Watch this slideshow on Tertiary Syphilis and learn about a very common infectious disease caused by the bacterium Treponema pallidum. View slides

Facts about Scaphoid Fracture of the Wrist

Watch this slideshow on Scaphoid Fracture of the Wrist and learn about a fracture to the scaphoid bone of the ... View slides

Facts about Ruvalcaba Syndrome

Watch this slideshow on Ruvalcaba Syndrome and learn about a medical condition characterized by several birth abnormalities. View slides

Facts about Rheumatoid Arthritis of the Foot

Watch this slideshow on Rheumatoid Arthritis of the Foot and learn about a chronic autoimmune systemic inflammatory disorder that may ... View slides

Facts about Progeria

Watch this slideshow on Progeria and learn about a genetic condition that causes accelerated, premature aging in children. View slides

Facts about Poliomyelitis

Watch this slideshow on Poliomyelitis and learn about an acute and infectious disease caused by the poliovirus that affects the ... View slides

Facts about Pneumococcal Meningitis

Watch this slideshow on Pneumococcal Meningitis and learn about a bacterial infection that can be potentially life-threatening and requiring immediate ... View slides

Facts about Primary Amenorrhea

Watch this slideshow on Primary Amenorrhea and learn about a condition that may be caused by an hormonal imbalance. View slides

Facts about Primary Hyperthyroidism

Watch this slideshow on Primary Hyperthyroidism and learn about a condition caused by an overactive thyroid gland, which produces too ... View slides

Facts about Primary Myelofibrosis

Watch this slideshow on Primary Myelofibrosis and learn about an acquired scarring (fibrosis) of the bone marrow (“myelo-“) that is ... View slides

Facts about Primary Visual Agnosia

Watch this slideshow on Primary Visual Agnosia and learn about a neurological condition characterized by the reduced capacity to visually ... View slides

Facts about Post-Polio Syndrome

Watch this slideshow on Post-Polio Syndrome and learn about a disorder causing progressive degeneration of nerve nodes and the brain ... View slides

Facts about Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction

Watch this slideshow on Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction and learn about a tear or inflammation that occurs in the posterior ... View slides

Facts about Posterior Cruciate Ligament Injury

Watch this slideshow on Posterior Cruciate Ligament Injury and learn about a sprain or tear to the posterior cruciate ligament ... View slides

Facts about Polycythemia Vera

Watch this slideshow on Polycythemia Vera and learn about a blood-related disorder in which there are too much red blood ... View slides

Facts about Plantar Fibromatosis

Watch this slideshow on Plantar Fibromatosis and learn about a very rare condition that affects one’s feet. View slides

Facts about Paget’s Disease of the Bone

Watch this slideshow on Paget’s Disease of the Bone and learn about a chronic disorder that disturbs the normal ... View slides

Facts about Paget’s Disease of the Breast

Watch this slideshow on Paget’s Disease of the Breast and learn about this rare disease that affects middle-aged women. View slides

Facts about Patellar Tendinitis

Watch this slideshow on Patellar Tendinitis and learn about a condition characterized by inflammation of the patellar tendon (the tendon ... View slides

Facts about Patellar Tendon Tear

Watch this slideshow on Patellar Tendon Tear and learn about an injury that occurs, when the tendon that attaches the ... View slides

Facts about Patellofemoral Arthritis

Watch this slideshow on Patellofemoral Arthritis and get more details on this disorder which causes inflammation that affects the joint ... View slides

Facts about Patent Ductus Arteriosus

Watch this slideshow on Patent Ductus Arteriosus and learn about a congenital heart defect found in newborn babies. View slides

Facts about Congenital Rubella

Watch this slideshow on Congenital Rubella and learn about a type of in-utero infection, which occurs in a fetus, whose ... View slides

Facts about Congenital Scoliosis

Watch this slideshow on Congenital Scoliosis and learn about a spinal condition in which there is a sideways curvature of ... View slides

Facts about Candida Infection

Watch this slideshow on Candida Infection and learn about a fungal infection caused by a yeast-like fungus, called Candida albicans. View slides

Facts about Carotid Artery Disease

Watch this slideshow on Carotid Artery Disease and learn about a condition characterized by the narrowing of the blood vessels ... View slides

Facts about Castleman Disease

Watch this slideshow on Castleman Disease and learn about a disease of the lymph node and related organs. View slides

Facts about Celiac Disease

Watch this slideshow on Celiac Disease and learn about a hereditary disease that involves the destruction of villi, which are ... View slides

Facts about Huntington Disease

Watch this slideshow on Huntington Disease and learn about an autosomal dominant condition that adversely affects the brain, causing irreversible ... View slides

Facts about Hypervitaminosis D

Watch this slideshow on Hypervitaminosis D and learn about a condition caused by an abnormal build-up of excess vitamin D. View slides

Facts about Herniated Disc in the Lower Back

Watch this slideshow on Herniated Disc in the Lower Back and learn about a injury that occurs when all or ... View slides

Facts about Hepatitis C Infection

Watch this slideshow on Hepatitis C Infection and learn about a viral infection that causes inflammation and injury to the ... View slides

Facts about Hand Fracture

Watch this slideshow on Hand Fracture and learn about a common fracture that occurs, when one of more of the ... View slides

Facts about Hamstring Muscle Injuries

Watch this slideshow on Hamstring Muscle Injuries and learn about injuries characterized by the partial tearing or sudden stretching of ... View slides

Facts about Ganglion Cyst of the Wrist

Watch this slideshow on Ganglion Cyst of the Wrist and learn about a benign noncancerous fluid-filled lump that commonly develops ... View slides

Facts about Fracture of the Tibia

Watch this slideshow on Fracture of the Tibia and learn about the most commonly fractured bone in the human body. View slides

Facts about Fractured Rib

Watch this slideshow on Fractured Ribs and learn about a break or crack in one of the bones in the ... View slides

Facts about Freeman Sheldon Syndrome

Watch this slideshow on Freeman Sheldon Syndrome and learn about an uncommon genetic disorder affecting the bones and muscles. View slides

Facts about Impacted Tooth

Watch this slideshow on Impacted Tooth and learn about a medical condition that occurs teeth are obstructed from full emergence. View slides

Facts about Lipoma

Watch this slideshow on Liboma and learn about very common benign tumors of fat tissues (adipose tissues). View slides

Facts about Lymphangioma

Watch this slideshow on Lymphangioma and learn about a benign tumor that develops spontaneously, due to certain abnormalities in the ... View slides

Facts about Major Depression

Watch the slideshow on Major Depression and learn about a chronic illness that usually requires long-term treatment. View slides

Facts about Osteoarthritis of the Hip

Watch this slideshow on Osteoarthritis of the Hip and learn about a gradual progressive degenerative disorder that affects one or ... View slides

Facts about Osteogenesis Imperfecta

Watch this slideshow on Osteogenesis Imperfecta and learn about a genetic disorder that is characterized primarily by the presence of ... View slides

Facts about Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma of Breast

Watch this slideshow on Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma of Breast and learn about a rare type of breast carcinoma that is ... View slides

Facts about Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma of Breast in Men

Watch this slideshow on Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma of the Breast in Men and learn about a rare form of cancer ... View slides

Facts about Familial Mediterranean Fever

Watch this slideshow on Familial Mediterranean Fever and learn about a inherited genetic disorder, prevalent among individuals having a Mediterranean ... View slides

Facts about Fibroadenoma of the Breast

Watch this slideshow on Fibroadenoma of the Breast and learn about a benign, non-cancerous tumor that forms in the breast. View slides

Facts about Focal Nodular Hyperplasia of the Liver

Watch this slideshow on Focal Nodular Hyperplasia of the Liver and learn about a condition that results in a benign ... View slides

Facts about Fryns Syndrome

Watch this slideshow on Fryns Syndrome and learn about a highly infrequent genetic developmental disorder that affects multiple organs of ... View slides

Facts about Gout

Watch this slideshow on Gout and learn about a painful medical disorder affecting the joints. View slides

Facts about Helicobacter Heilmannii Infection

Watch this slideshow on Helicobacter Heilmannii Infection and learn about a bacterium that can infect an individual’s digestive tract. View slides

Facts about Hemophilia A

Watch this slideshow on Hemophilia A and learn about a genetic deficiency in clotting factor VIII, which causes increased bleeding ... View slides

Facts about Childhood Medulloblastoma

Watch this slideshow on Childhood Medulloblastoma and learn about a type of brain cancer that typically occurs in the cerebellum ... View slides

Facts about Toxoplasmosis

Watch this slideshow on Celiac Disease and learn about a disease that results from infection with the Toxoplasma gondii parasite ... View slides

Facts about Acute Mountain Sickness

Watch a slideshow on Acute Mountain Sickness and learn about a medical condition that develops in individuals who travel to ... View slides

Facts about Adenomatoid Tumor

Watch this slideshow on Adenomatoid tumor and learn about a tumor that resembles an adenoma and arises from the mesoderm ... View slides

Facts about Caffeine Intoxication

Watch this slideshow on Caffeine Intoxication and learn about a non-prescription drug that is extracted from the leaves and nuts ... View slides

Facts about Ebola Virus Disease

Watch this slideshow on Ebola Virus Disease and learn a severe and deadly disease found in humans and primates. View slides

Facts about Zika Virus Fever

Watch this slideshow on Zika Virus Fever and learn about an infectious disease caused by the Zika virus. View slides

Facts about Whiplash

Watch a slideshow on Whiplash and learn about a neck injury that occurs during a sudden, unexpected movement of the ... View slides

Facts about Warty Dyskeratoma

Watch this slideshow on Warty Dyskeratoma and learn about a rare benign skin tumor, which usually occurs in adults, on ... View slides

Facts about Verruca Vulgaris of Skin

Watch this slideshow on Verruca Vulgaris of Skin and learn about a very common benign skin infection that is caused ... View slides

Facts about Venous Lake

Watch this slideshow on Venous Lake and learn about a benign, pigmented skin condition that is caused by a dilated ... View slides

Facts about Uterine Leiomyosarcoma

Watch this slideshow on Uterine Leiomyosarcoma and learn about a rare type of connective tissue cancer that is the most ... View slides

Facts about Unintentional Weight Loss

Watch this slideshow on Unintentional Weight Loss and learn about a condition in which there is a decrease in the ... View slides

Facts about Toxic Synovitis

Watch this slideshow on Toxic Synovitis and learn about an inflammatory condition that affects the hip joint of young children. View slides

Facts about Tetanus

Watch this slideshow on Tetanus and learn about a serious but preventable disease that affects the nervous system and muscles ... View slides

Facts about Syringocystadenoma Papilliferum

Watch this slideshow on Syringocystadenoma Papilliferum and learn about a very rare, benign tumor (adnexal neoplasm) that can originate from ... View slides

Facts about Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma of Skin

Watch this slideshow on Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma of Skin and learn about a malignant cancer that affects the skin. View slides

Facts about Succinic Semialdehyde Dehydrogenase Deficiency

Watch this slideshow on Succinic Semialdehyde Dehydrogenase (SSADH) Deficiency and learn about a condition characterized by low levels of the ... View slides

Facts about Adenosquamous Carcinoma of Lung

Watch this slideshow on Adenosquamous Carcinoma of Lung and learn about a type of lung cancer, of the non-small cell ... View slides

Facts about Adenosquamous Carcinoma of Pancreas

Watch this slideshow on Adenosquamous Carcinoma of Pancreas and learn about a rare, malignant tumor of the pancreas having malignant ... View slides

Facts about Adenovirus Infection

Watch this slideshow on Adenovirus Infection and learn about a small infectious agent that causes upper respiratory tract infections, conjunctivitis ... View slides

Facts about Blue Nevus

Watch this slideshow on Blue Nevus and learn about a benign proliferation of melanocytes (which make the pigment melanin) in ... View slides

Facts about Blue Rubber Bleb Nevus Syndrome

Watch this slideshow on Blue Rubber Bleb Nevus Syndrome and learn about a very rare condition in which there are ... View slides

Facts about Burkitt Lymphoma

Watch this slideshow on Burkitt Lymphoma and learn about a very aggressive and fast-growing form of non-Hodgkin lymphoma. View slides

Facts about Bullous Pemphigoid

Watch this slideshow on Bullous Pemphigoid and learn about an uncommon skin disease that is characterized by the formation of ... View slides

Facts about Ventral Hernia

Watch this slideshow on Ventral Hernia and learn about a condition, wherein parts of the abdominal organs or attached tissues ... View slides

Facts about Substance Abuse and Addiction in Teens

With this slideshow on Substance Abuse and Addiction in Teens and learn about a disorder that occurs when an individual ... View slides

Facts about Alkaptonuria

Watch this slideshow on Alkaptonuria and learn about a rare genetic disorder that causes urine to turn dark black, when ... View slides

Facts about Adjustment Disorder

Watch this slideshow on Adjustment Disorder and learn about a psychiatric illness that occurs during times of high stress or ... View slides

Facts about Alveolar Capillary Dysplasia

Watch this slideshow on Alveolar Capillary Dysplasia and learn about a rare, congenital disorder characterized by the lack of formation ... View slides

Facts about Alveolar Rhabdomyosarcoma (ARMS)

Watch this slideshow on Alveolar Rhabdomyosarcoma and learn about an infrequent, but highly malignant ‘skeletal muscle’ tumor of the soft ... View slides

Facts about Alveolar Soft Part Sarcoma (ASPS)

Watch this slideshow on Alveolar Soft Part Sarcoma and learn about an extremely infrequent, but highly malignant tumor of the ... View slides

Facts about Anaplastic Thyroid Cancer

Watch this slideshow on Anaplastic Thyroid Cancer and learn about a rare cancer of the thyroid gland. View slides

Facts about Aneurysmal Bone Cyst

Watch this slideshow on Aneurysmal Bone Cyst and learn about a tumor-like lesion of the bone, primarily found in children ... View slides

Facts about Alcoholic Neuropathy

Watch this slideshow on Alcoholic Neuropathy that affects individuals who consume excessive amounts of alcohol. View slides

7 Reasons Why You Should Try Macadamia Nuts

Macadamia nuts are an internationally popular delicacy grown in the tropical climates of Australia, Brazil, Indonesia, New Zealand, and South ... View slides

7 Reasons Why You Should Love Pecans

Pecans (Carya illinoinensis) are one of the most recently domesticated major crops. The edible portion of pecans are not technically ... View slides

7 Ways Kola Nuts Help Boost Your Health

The kola nut is the fruit of the kola tree, native to the tropics of Africa. In many West African ... View slides

7 Surprising Health Benefits Of Hazelnuts

Hazelnuts, also known as cobnuts or filbert nuts, are roughly spherical to oval nuts used for confectionery and cooking products ... View slides

7 Reasons Why To Add Guacamole To Your Party

Nutrition fanatics should never feel guilty about guacamole because it is beneficial to one’s health. Here are seven reasons ... View slides