Treatments and remedies for dark inner thighs


Table of contents Dark inner thighs can develop when the skin produces extra pigmentation called melanin. A healthcare provider may refer to this condition as hyperpigmentation.Anyone may experience dark…

These common drugs may increase dementia risk


A common class of drugs that doctors prescribe for a number of conditions — from bladder problems to Parkinson's disease and depression — may increase a person's risk of dementia…

Do Memory Problems Always Mean Alzheimer039s Disease?


Many people worry about becoming forgetful. They think forgetfulness is the first sign of Alzheimer's disease. But not all people with memory problems have Alzheimer's. Share this infographic…

How does the cervix change in early pregnancy?


Table of contents In early pregnancy, changes take place in the position and texture of the cervix and the consistency and color of cervical discharge. Tracking changes…

What to know about a cut on the penis


Table of contents The penis is a very sensitive organ with only a thin layer of skin, which can make it prone to cuts and injuries. Friction, scratching…

What to know about not having a half-moon on the nails


Table of contents Most people have a small, whitish, half-moon shape at the base of each fingernail where the nail attaches to the cuticle and finger. Some people…

What to know about a ruptured eardrum


Table of contents The eardrum, also called the tympanic membrane, is the thin tissue separating the ear canal from the middle ear. A ruptured eardrum is…

One in Four Cardiologists Burned Out


Few cardiologists in a survey said they liked their jobs, with a majority reporting feelings of stress or burnout. More than 25% of…

Cocoa shells may help prevent obesity-induced insulin resistance


Obesity alters cells in ways that can lead to long-term health problems. Examples of obesity-induced cell changes include inflammation and damage to metabolic functions, such as the ability to use insulin…