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Paul F. Luedtke
Degree in General Therapy from the University of Zurich and has the specialty of Obstetric-Gynecological Nursing (midwife) from the University of Navarra. He has worked as a midwife in various hospitals in the Spanish public and private network and has worked for several years at the Pediatric UC of the Madrid Clinical Hospital as a pediatric nurse.
He has written numerous scientific articles and participated in multiple conferences and presentations. He has also been a tutor in the practical training of the Maternal and Infant subject of the Complutense University of Madrid and tutor of assistance practices in the practical training of midwives at the Virgen del Camino hospital. For years, he collaborates with different media. Read More about AllMedicineData team.
DIZZINESS, FAINTING AND SEIZURES
If you feel unbalanced or lightheaded, you may be feeling dizzy. Your sensory organs of your ears and eyes may be affected, perhaps even resulting in fainting. This may be a symptom of a specific condition
Vertigo is a sense of rotation, rocking, or the world spinning, experienced even when someone is perfectly still.
Anemia is the most common blood disorder, affecting about a third of the global population. The condition is defined by a decrease in the total amount of red blood cells, or hemoglobin in the blood, or a lowered ability of the blood to carry oxygen.
Low Blood Pressure
The low blood pressure, also named as hypotension does not always need to be cured but sometimes it may cause serious problems and even be dangerous to health and life.
Dizziness, with awareness of heart beating fast or slow, regular or irregular. When accompanied by dizziness, weakness, or shortness of breath, an irregular pulse can be a sign of a heart attack, heart failure, or an arrhythmia.
A stroke occurs when blood flow to the brain is reduced by a clot or bleeding. Call for emergency help immediately if you suspect the following symptoms.
GENERAL PAIN, MOBILITY & FATIGUE
Pain is an unpleasant sensory and emotional experience associated with actual or potential tissue damage, or described in terms of such damage. Pain is chronic once it has been present for over 3 months and can originate from any body part
Fibromyalgia, also known as fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS), is a condition that affects bones, joints, and muscles. It causes chronic widespread pain all over the body.
Lyme disease is transmitted through a tick bite. It can produce a wide range of symptoms. Lyme disease is caused by four main species of bacteria: Borrelia burgdorferi, Borrelia mayonii, Borrelia afzelii and Borrelia garinii bacteria
Peripheral neuropathy is a condition when nerves in the body’s extremities – such as the hands, feet, and arms – are damaged. This illness often causes weakness, numbness, and pain in the extremities. Other areas of the body can also be affected.
Diabetic neuropathy is a type of nerve damage that can occur if you have diabetes. High blood sugar (glucose) can injure nerve fibers throughout your body, but diabetic neuropathy most often damages nerves in your legs and feet.
NAUSEA AND VOMITING
Nausea is an unpleasant, diffuse sensation of unease and discomfort, often perceived as an urge to vomit. Vomiting is the involuntary, forceful expulsion of the contents of one’s stomach through the mouth and sometimes the nose.
Gallstones are deposits which may appear in the gallbladder. This is an organ which accumulates bile, a secretion of the liver.
As the kidneys create urine while filtering waste from the blood, salts and other minerals in urine can stick together and form small kidney stones.
An ulcer is a painful sore that develops in the lining of the digestive system. Stomach ulcers are called peptic ulcers. Ulcers that develop at the opening of the small intestine in the duodenum are called duodenal ulcers.
Foodborne illness, colloquially referred to as food poisoning, is any illness resulting from eating food or drink that has gone bad or is contaminated.
Noroviruses are the leading cause of foodborne disease outbreaks.
Kidney infections belong to the family of infections of the urinary system called urinary tract infections (UTIs). In general, the infection of the urethra, bladder, and prostate are known as lower urinary tract infection.
Fever, is defined as having a temperature above the normal range due to an increase in the body’s temperature set point. There is not a single agreed-upon upper limit for normal temperature with sources using values between 37.5 and 38.3 °C (99.5 and 100.9 °F).
Pneumonia is an infection that inflames the air sacs in one or both lungs.
Influenza, also known as the flu or grippe, is an infectious viral disease that affects the upper respiratory system, including your lungs, throat and nose.
Meningitis is an inflammation of the membranes (meninges) surrounding your brain and spinal cord. The swelling from meningitis typically triggers symptoms such as headache, fever and a stiff neck.
Tuberculosis (TB) is an infectious disease that affects the lungs, but can also affect other parts of the body. The majority of infected individuals do not show any symptoms, in which case it is known as latent tuberculosis.
Malaria is a mosquito-borne infectious disease that affects humans and other animals. Malaria causes symptoms that typically include fever, tiredness, vomiting, and headaches.
WEIGHT CHANGING: GAIN & LOSS
When your healthy liver becomes scarred due to damage, cirrhosis results. This usually occurs over many years, making the liver hard and lumpy and eventually causing it to fail.
Premenstrual syndrome (PMS) refers to physical and emotional symptoms that occur in the one to two weeks before a woman’s period.
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
This syndrome affects the reproductive system of the women, it is a set of symptoms due to elevated androgens (male hormones) in females.
Depression is a state of low mood and aversion to activity. Weight gain associated with persistent low mood
Diabetes is a disease in which your blood glucose, or blood sugar, levels are too high. The most common cause is a combination of excessive body weight and insufficient exercise.
Celiac also spelled as coeliac disease is a imbalance of the autoimmune system. It is caused by gluten/wheat intolerance and is suffered by people who are allergic to wheat and gluten
Colon cancer is a cancer of the lower part of the digestive system found in the large intestine (colon). Cancer of the last inches of the colon is called rectal cancer.
Parasites are microorganisms that live off of other organisms, or hosts, to survive. Some parasites don’t affect the host. Others grow, reproduce, or give off toxins that make the host sick resulting in a parasitic infection.
SKIN RASHES: MOLES AND DISCOLORATION, LUMPS AND BUMPS
A rash is a change of the human skin which affects its color, appearance, or texture. A rash may be localized in one part of the body, or affect all the skin. Rashes may cause the skin to change color, itch, become warm, bumpy, chapped, dry, cracked or blistered, swell, and may be painful.
A person can have a chickenpox only once in a life covering with rashes and red blisters. Since the vaccine was introduced, the lethal outcomes have decreased.
Eczema is a skin condition caused by inflammation of the skin. Typically, eczema causes skin to become itchy, red, and dry — even cracked and leathery
That red, itchy rash on your scalp that has flaky scales could be seborrheic dermatitis, or seborrhea. It’s a common skin disease that looks similar to psoriasis, eczema, or an allergic reaction.
The measles is an infection, provoked by a virus. It influences the respiratory system. You can catch it through the contact with mucus or saliva of the infected person.
Lyme disease is transmitted through a tick bite. It can produce a wide range of symptoms. Some people may develop a highly distinctive rash, which looks like a bulls-eye or a target.
A condition characterized by inflammation in the arterial walls of a medium size all over a body is called Kawasaki disease.
Psoriasis is a long-term non contagious skin disease. About 4% of the people on our planet suffer from this illness.
A sunburn is a kind of burn that happens when skin is exposed to sunlight for too long. The ultraviolet part of sunlight breaks down natural chemicals in the skin. This makes the skin become red. A sunburn can be painful.
BEHAVIOR PROBLEMS: MOOD CHANGES, MEMORY AND CONFUSION, SLEEPING PROBLEMS
Most people have minor ups and downs in mood. Permanent feelings of depression or mood swings, particularly if they are severe enough to interfere with everyday life, may indicate an underlying health problem, and medical advice should be sought.
People often mistakenly say that they are depressed when they experience just a temporary bad mood that doesn’t last long. This is why even today there is a stigma attached to this word, even though actual depression is a serious mental condition, that must be treated by medical professionals.
Many people have anxiety, but how do you know if it is more serious? You may have social anxiety, panic attacks, or a phobia. The difference between normal anxiety and a disorder is often not so obvious.
Bipolar Disorder is an illness that affects the brain and causes unusual mood swings, influencing the ability to perform day-to-day activities. The patients can alternate between extreme episodes of mania and depression, but most are more often depressed than are manic.
Schizophrenia is a kind of a mental disorder when people see the reality not like healthy people.