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Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Chronic fatigue syndrome is a complicated disorder characterized by extreme fatigue (tiredness) that can't be explained by any underlying medical condition. The fatigue may worsen with physical or mental activity, but doesn't improve with rest.
The cause of chronic fatigue syndrome is unknown, although there are many theories - ranging from viral infections to psychological stress. Some experts believe chronic fatigue syndrome might be triggered by a combination of factors.
 

Reproductive Health

The reproductive system is a collection of organs that work together for the purpose of producing new life.

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Glaucoma "The Silent thief of sight"

Glaucoma is a condition that causes damage to your eyes' optic nerve and gets worse over time. It's usually associated with build-up of pressure (intra ocular pressure) inside the eye. It may be inherited.

 

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Cholesterol

What is cholesterol?

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Malaria

The Facts

  • Malaria is a life threatening disease caused by parasites that are transmitted to people through the bites of infected mosquito's.
  • In 2012, malaria caused an estimated 627 000 deaths, mostly among African children.
  • Malaria is preventable and curable.
  • Increased malaria prevention and control measures are dramatically reducing the malaria burden in many places.
  • Non Immune travelers from malaria-free areas are very vulnerable to the disease when they get infected.
  • Most deaths occur among children living in Africa where a child dies every minute from malaria.
  • Malaria mortality rates among children in Africa have been reduced by an estimated 54% since 2000.
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