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Why Do Muscles Burn?

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Exercise is important for strengthening muscle and bones. As age progresses, there is decline in muscle tone and strength. Repeated exercise helps keep joints and muscle fit and active. Regular workout not only strengthens muscles&hellip

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Why Do Hives Itch?

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What are hives? Hives is a common skin condition which results in itchy, blotchy reddish patches which can occur on any part of the body. They are intensely itchy at their onset. Medically this condition&hellip

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Why Do Gums Bleed When Brushing?

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Gums are the soft pinkish tissues that support teeth by covering the roots and the underlying jaw bone. Medically, gums are known as gingiva. Healthy gums are a strong indication of good oral health. Gums&hellip

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Why Do Fingernails Have Ridges?

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Nails are the outer structures which protect the soft sensitive tips of our fingers and toes. Apart from protection, they are useful indicators of general health. Nails are made up of the protein keratin, just&hellip

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Why Do Fever Blisters Occur?

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What are fever blisters? Fever blisters or cold sores are small, painful fluid filled boils that occur mainly around the lips and other parts of the oral cavity like the roof of the mouth and&hellip

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Why Do Fat People Waddle?

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Waddling is a type of swaying gait, where a person walks taking short steps from side to side, very similar to a duck. A healthy individual whose body mass is in proportion to their height&hellip

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WHY DO ATHELETES TAKE STEROIDS?

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Due to stiff competition among athletes, the desire to excel has made steroid abuse a very common occurrence. The strong ambition for instant fame and recognition is the key factor for its prevalent use. Steroids&hellip

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Why is it difficult to treat bipolar disease?

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Bipolar disease is also known as manic depression or bipolar affective disorder. The condition is extremely difficult to treat on account of the waxing and waning of mood from euphoria to episodes of severe depression.&hellip

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Why is anxiety psychological?

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Anxiety is a psychological condition, an unpleasant mental state which is subjective i.e. felt only by the individual. It is a dread or an intense feeling of fear over unlikely or exaggerated issues or situations.&hellip

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Why is ectopic pregnancy dangerous?

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Why is ectopic pregnancy dangerous? An ectopic (outside) pregnancy occurs when the sperm (male gamete) fertilizes the ova (female gamete) and the formed zygote implants at sites other than inside the uterine cavity. Extra-uterine sites&hellip

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Why do eggs upset the stomach?

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Why do eggs upset the stomach?   Eggs are one of the most nutritious food substances containing highest amount of proteins. Eggs are an integral part of most of the bakery products and have lot&hellip

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Why do doctors induce labor?

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Why do doctors induce labor?   Labor pains are the pains caused by the contraction of the uterus to deliver the infant out of the womb. As soon as labor starts, it initiates a series&hellip

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Why do alzheimer’s patients sleep?

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Why do alzheimer’s patients sleep? Alzheimer’s disease is a degenerative neurological disease which affects memory. It is especially seen in geriatric (old) age group. Alzheimer’s disease is characterized by loss of neurons and synapses in&hellip

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Why is amoeba not a prokaryote?

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Amoebas are the first unicellular organisms to walk, rather crawl this earth and are the simplest unicellular organisms. Organisms are generally classified into groups based on their physical appearance, number of cells, types of reproduction&hellip

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Why is menstrual blood dark brown?

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Menstrual cycle is the monthly cycle experienced by women as a result of the changes undergoing in the uterus and the vagina under the influence of female sex hormones. Menstrual cycles have lots of variations&hellip

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Why does yeast infection hurt?

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Yeast infections, also known as fungal infections, are infections due to any organism from the Candida species. Candida is a kind of fungus from the genus Yeast. Yeast infections are medically termed as Candidiasis or&hellip

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Why do hemorrhoids itch?

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Why do hemorrhoids itch? Hemorrhoids are nothing but swollen rectal veins. They can be external or internal. Bleeding, pain while defecation and a sensation of something coming out of the anus are the chief symptoms.&hellip

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Why is insulin important?

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Why is insulin important? Insulin is a hormone which plays a key role in the regulation of blood glucose levels. The lack of insulin or an inability to adequately respond to insulin leads to the&hellip

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Why do keloids form?

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Why do keloids form? A keloid is an abnormal proliferation of scar tissue that develops at the site of skin injury e.g. on the site of a surgical incision or trauma. It does not regress&hellip

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Why Do Eggs Upset My Stomach?

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Eggs are one of the most nutritious food substances containing highest amount of proteins. Eggs are an integral part of most of the bakery products and have lot of culinary properties. Egg is mainly divided&hellip

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Why Do Nipples Itch?

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The nipple is the sensitive, darkly-pigmented part of the breasts. Medically speaking, a collection of numerous tiny milk-conducting ducts forms a common outlet at the nipple from where milk is ejected during breastfeeding. Nipples are&hellip

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