In a nutshell, the lymphatic system is a drainage system that removes excess fluid from body tissues and returns it to the bloodstream. It is actually a subsystem of both the circulatory and immune system. The major purpose of the circulatory system is to bring oxygen and nutrients to body… Continue Reading The Lymphatic System Overview, Animation

Fever, clinically known as pyrexia, is an abnormal increase in body temperature, usually due to an illness. Commonly thought as an undesirable side effect of diseases, fever is actually an effective way the body uses to fight infections. Patients usually recover faster when they allow fever to run its course… Continue Reading Induction of Fever, Control of Body Temperature, Hyperthermia, Animation.

Take the pain away I’m sick of it want it gone today Now why you got to be so hostile Knowing it soon fades away They say that money change your days and take them gray clouds and turn them to sunny rays but Money won’t save my man Jay… Continue Reading SPEAKERBOX – Pain

Migraine is a common form of headache that is associated with symptoms such as sensitivity to light, noise and feeling of sickness. Migraine headaches can be very debilitating in some patients. Botox injection for migraine Botulinum toxin is believed to inhibit the release of certain pain chemicals, resulting in a… Continue Reading BOTOX for Migraines, Animation.

The prostate is a walnut-size exocrine gland of the male reproductive system. It is located just below the urinary bladder where it wraps around the first part of the male urethra. Prostate gland produces a milky fluid that is expelled into the urethra to mix with spermatozoa during ejaculation. The… Continue Reading Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) and Treatments, animation.

A stroke occurs when the blood supply to a certain part of the brain is reduced or interrupted. Without oxygen and nutrients from the blood, brain cells cannot function properly and eventually die. There are 2 major types of strokes: ISCHEMIC stroke caused by a BLOCKED artery, and HEMORRHAGIC stroke… Continue Reading Brain Stroke, Types of, Causes, Pathology, Symptoms, Treatment and Prevention, Animation.

Stress urinary incontinence in women Urine is produced in the kidneys and stored in urinary bladder. Urination is the process of emptying the bladder through the urethra that connects the urinary bladder to the external urethral orifice. There are two sphincters, or valves, that keep the urethra closed to prevent… Continue Reading Stress Urinary Incontinence in Women, Animation

The temporomandibular joint – the TMJ – is the joint between the lower jawbone – the mandible – and the temporal bone of the skull. The TMJ is responsible for jaw movement and enables chewing, talking and yawning. Temporomandibular disorders, or TMD, refer to a group of conditions characterized by… Continue Reading TMJ and Myofascial Pain Syndrome, Animation.