Human Diseases Redefined

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(c) 2008, 2010: Dr. V.M. Palaniappan 42. Gastric Problems / IndigestionIt appears that all the people, without exception, suffer on and off from some from of gastric problem. When improper digestion of certain foods makes us uncomfortable, we call it a gastric problem, or gastritis. Even constipation forms part of the problem. Late night dining

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Human Diseases Redefined

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(c) 2008, 2010: Dr. V.M. Palaniappan 41. Gastrectasia / Gastrectasis (Enlarged Stomach) The stomach (not the abdomen as such) becomes dilated (enlarged), either temporarily or permanently. Overeating is said to be one of the reasons for this problem. I have traced this to be due to the wearing of tight belts, elastic-fitted hard-gripping underwear, pants,

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Human Diseases Redefined: GANGRENE (Tissue Rotting)

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(© 24.1.2010: Dr. V.M. Palaniappan, Ph.D.) 40. Gangrene (Tissue Rotting)*(©: 24. 1. 2010: Dr.V.M.Palaniappan, Ph.D.) (* The phenomenon of gangrene occurrence in diabetics is similar to the development of leprosy) This occurs when tissues in any part of the body die owing to lack of blood supply. There are many types in this. Several reasons are given

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Human Diseases Redefined

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(c) 2008, 2010: Dr. V.M. Palaniappan 39. Gallstone (Gall Bladder Stone) The known information is that the gallstones are made of cholesterol, bilirubin and protein. Why does this form in some, and not in others? What are the causes responsible for such stone formations? The following should make a sensible explanation: In the first place,

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(c) 2008, 2010: Dr. V.M. Palaniappan 38. Flatulence / Smelly GasThere are two types in constipation. When a person does not defecate at least once daily, he develops what is called an acute constipation. In this case, the faecal matter tends to get hardened and dried-up. If the interval gets extended to 3 or 4

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(c) 2008, 2010: Dr. V.M. Palaniappan 36. Facial Bulge A baby may start withholding his/her urinal pressure because of tight-napkins. At school-going ages, lack of toilet facility, lack of free time, dirty toilets, etc. can discourage the child from releasing his/her urinal pressure. Subsequently, the child will grow up getting used to under-urinating. Frequently, school-going

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NEW MEGA SERIES: HUMAN DISEASES, REDEFINED: Eye Bag

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(c) 2008, 2010: Dr. V.M. Palaniappan)34. Eye bagWhen a person under-urinates (e.g., 2-4 times daily) calcium tends to accumulate in the soft tissues present in various parts of the body. The tender tissues under the eyes too tend to accumulate this, resulting in the enlargement of the cells (hypertrophy), and that forms the eye bag.

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