What causes bladder pressure?

Causes of interstitial cystitis Risk factors Symptoms Diagnosis Treatment Bladder distension Nerve stimulation Prevention Outlook A person usually feels the urge to urinate several times a day. Pressure in the bladder causes this feeling, which should disappear after a person urinates. However, some people experience this pressure constantly, and it may feel like an ache. […]

What can cause vaginal swelling?

Causes 1. Allergy 2. Irritation 3. Rough intercourse 4. Gartner’s duct cysts 5. Bartholin’s cysts 6. Cellulitis 7. Bacterial vaginosis 8. Yeast infection 9. STIs and cervicitis 10. Genital herpes 11. Edema 12. Pregnancy 13. Sexual assault 14. Foreign objects in the vagina When to see a doctor Vaginal swelling can be concerning and uncomfortable, […]

Investigating the enigmatic link between periodontal inflammation and retinal degeneration

Many clinical studies link Chronic Periodontitis (CP) to various systemic disorders and lately age-related macular degeneration (AMD), a leading cause of irreversible vision loss in elderly, is found to be associated with periodontal disease. The keystone oral-pathobiont and one of the major causative organism for CP, Porphyromonas gingivalis (Pg), has been identified with the ability […]

What are the white spots on my foreskin?

What are the potential causes? Pimples Infected or ingrown hairs Penile papules Fordyce spots Yeast infections Balanitis Genital warts (HPV) Genital herpes Molluscum contagiosum When should someone see a doctor? Outlook White spots on the foreskin can develop for several reasons. They can be harmless pimples and skin bumps or bacterial infections and sexually transmitted […]