Tag: terminology

  • Blastomycosis


    …how likely are you to encounter blastomycosis? Well, it’s not as widespread as the common cold, but it’s not as rare as spotting a unicorn

  • Wheezing


    Wheezing is a whistling sound when you breathe. It comes from your lungs and happens when the airways, like tiny tubes, narrow.

  • Appendicitis


    The primary treatment for appendicitis is surgery to remove the inflamed appendix

  • Dizzy


    dizziness is more about feeling like you or your surroundings are moving,

  • ER vs. Doctor’s Office

    ER vs. Doctor’s Office

    ER is for emergencies anytime, while a clinic is for regular check-ups and less urgent health problems.

  • Vomiting


    The health purpose of vomiting is mainly to get rid of harmful things.

  • Allergic


    In anaphylaxis, your immune system goes into overdrive.

  • High Blood Pressure

    High Blood Pressure

    A single high reading does not mean you have hypertension.

  • Acute


    Now, compare “acute” to its opposite: “chronic.” A chronic condition, like arthritis, develops over time and lasts long.