How Serious Is Mesenteric Adenitis?

How Serious Is Mesenteric Adenitis?

Some conditions are more common among children than they are among adults, and mesenteric adenitis is one of those conditions. Children and teens are most susceptible to this condition that is often caused by a virus or bacteria in the stomach. Read on to learn more...
How Can I Stop Mosquito Bites From Itching?

How Can I Stop Mosquito Bites From Itching?

Mosquito bites are common during the spring, and as much as we want to scratch them when they itch, it’s a bad idea to do so. Scratching mosquito bites can cause infections, which can, in turn, cause more health complications. So, what are we supposed to do when the...
How Can I Get Rid of a Kidney Stone?

How Can I Get Rid of a Kidney Stone?

Kidney stones can be quite painful, and if you get one, it feels like it lasts forever—even though it generally will only last for about a month. In most cases, kidney stones can be passed without any necessary medical or surgical procedures. Learn more from our AFC...
Do I Have a Vitamin Deficiency If I Bruise Often?

Do I Have a Vitamin Deficiency If I Bruise Often?

You’re walking around the home and knock your knee into something you didn’t see; a bruise shows up a day later as a reminder of your clumsiness. This is a common occurrence for many, but there are times when bruises show up and you don’t even remember how you got...
How Can I Know If My Stomach Pain Is Serious?

How Can I Know If My Stomach Pain Is Serious?

Yes, it’s true that stomachaches are a common occurrence; however, if you experience lots of stomach pain on a consistent basis, there could be something seriously wrong. So, how are you supposed to know whether your stomach pain is a cause for real concern? Our AFC...