Delirium

Delirium is also known as an acute confusional state. It represents a severe disturbance in mental abilities. Therefore, the patient will become confused and will have a reduced awareness of the surrounding environment. Delirium starts very quickly, usually within hours or a few days. There are many causes that lead to delirium. For example, chronic […]

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Dementia

When we think about dementia, we think of a set of symptoms that include memory loss, difficulties with thinking, problem-solving or language. These signs start on a small scale, but they become more severe in time. What is more, when a person is suffering from dementia, he or she may experience changes in their mood […]

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Eczema or Atopic Dermatitis

Eczema is also called atopic dermatitis and it represents a condition that makes the skin red and itchy. Eczema is commonly encountered in children. However, atopic dermatitis can appear at any age. When it is a long lasting condition, it becomes chronic. It tends to flare periodically and then subside. Sometimes, eczema can be accompanied […]

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Gastritis

The definition of gastritis is simple. Gastritis occurs when the lining of the stomach is inflamed. Gastritis appears as a result of infection with the same bacterium that causes the stomach ulcers. Gastritis appears in two different forms. Either the pain appears suddenly and then it means that the patient is experiencing acute gastritis, or […]

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Pericarditis

The pericardial disease or pericarditis appears when the pericardium is irritated and swollen. The pericardium is the thin salike membrane that surrounds the heart. When pericarditis appears, the patient experiences chest pains. Sometimes there are also other symptoms which are going to be detailed in this article.┬áThe sharp chest pain associated with pericarditis occurs when […]

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