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The Importance of Sodium to the Body Sodium is one of the minerals that is essential to life. The level of sodium in your body is regulated by your kidneys and it assists your body in controlling fluid balance. In addition, sodium affects the functioning of...

A bacterial joint inflammation is an infection in the joint caused by a bacteria that spreads from another part of the body. These infections can progress to arthritis either directly or indirectly and cause pain and swelling in the joints. Symptoms of bacterial joint inflammation include: -Severe...

What is Diabetes? Diabetes (Full Name: Diabetes Mellitus) is a disease of the Endocrine System, particularly of the Pancreas and the body's abilities to produce Insulin and/or utilize the Insulin produced. Insulin is absolutely essential for the body to process sugars and therefore have the energy...

What is Osteomyelitis? Osteomyelitis is a bone infection, which is a serious but rare medical condition. Bones can sometimes become infected in several ways: an open surgery or fracture may expose the bone to an infection or one part of the body infection that may...

Cellulitis is an unpleasant skin condition caused by an infection of the outer layer of the skin and the tissues beneath it. Usually, the infected skin will appear swollen and it will be painful and warm when touched. This condition is commonly caused by the...