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Faintness

A person who feels faint or experiences faintness, has dizziness and light-headedness and feels as if he is about to faint or lose consciousness. Faintness is a common problem in many people and has numerous causes. Common causes of faintness include dehydration, low blood pressure, hypoglycaemia, drug side effects and hyperventilation. A person experiencing faintness may have symptoms […]

Urinary retention

A person suffers from urinary retention when he is not able to empty his urinary bladder completely. Inability to release urine results in accumulation of urinary in the urinary bladder. Therefore, the person may suffer from mild to severe pain as the bladder swells up. One of the most common causes of urinary retention in […]

Ankle fracture

One of the most common bone injuries includes ankle fractures. The severity of the fracture to seek medical care can be determined by the degree of pain and discomfort while walking, your inability to walk or if you suspect that a bone might be broken. The details posted on this blog are for information purposes […]

First Aid for Nausea

Nausea is the feeling you get when you feel like throwing up. There are many causes of nausea, some of them include: Pregnancy Motion sickness Vertigo Digestive infection Certain medication Certain foods The best way to treat nausea is to recognize the underlying cause and treat it. For example, if alcohol is causing the problem, […]