Dennis Langat, Author at healthandsymptoms

Dennis Langat

  • afib treatment, a-fib, blood thinners, anticoagulants

    AFib Treatment: New Oral Drugs

    Have you experienced unexplained shortness of breath, lightheadedness, palpitations, chest pain, or general weakness? If yes, chances are you have atrial fibrillation (or afib as doctors commonly call it). Afib can be tricky as you can suffer from it without even knowing it. Epidemiological studies indicate that more than 3...
  • warfarin, afib, blood thinners, anticoagulants

    AFIB and Warfarin

    The treatment of afib is important since it helps to slow down the heart rate, normalize the rhythm of the heart, and prevent the possibility of a stroke. When choosing the right treatments, you should follow medical guidelines from experts to the letter. This will significantly reduce the risk...
  • Meningitis, Meningitis symptoms

    Meningitis

    Meningitis is the inflammation of the membranes surrounding your brain and spinal cord. This condition is usually caused by an infection. The infection can be viral, bacterial, or fungal. Depending on the cause of the infection, meningitis could get better on its own in a few weeks, or it could...
  • absence seizures, epileptic seizure

    Epileptic Absence Seizures

    Absence Seizures: Overview People across the world experience various kinds of seizures during their growth and development. Therefore, it is important to understand the various types and their signs so as to find the right treatment. An absence seizure is an epileptic seizure characterized by sudden loss of awareness...
  • AFib Risk Factors, sleep apnea, afib, atrial fibrillation

    AFIB and Sleep Apnea

    Atrial Fibrillation is becoming increasingly widespread as a whopping 33.5 million people worldwide and 2.5 million people in the United States are victims of the condition. People with this condition have five times more risk of getting a stroke in comparison to people without it. Some risk factors that...
  • paleo diet, paleo recipes, Avocado Spicy Mayo Patties

    Paleo Avocado Spicy Mayo Patties

    Have you been searching for the opportunity to introduce your Paleo diet with the barbecue? Look no further because it doesn’t have to be Summer to fire up the old grill to add a little backyard flavor to your kitchen! Invite your friends over and wow your guests with...
  • paleo diet, paleo recipes, Blackberry Roll Ups

    Blackberry Roll-Ups

    These blackberry roll-ups may emulate the favorite fruit snacks we all grew up loving, but here we have a homemade, Paleo, and grown up version for everybody to enjoy. The burst of the mint gives it a more sophisticated flavor while the amount of honey can be modified as...
  • paleo diet, paleo recipes, No Bake Paleo Key Lime Cheesecake

    No Bake Paleo Key Lime Cheesecake

    The words “no bake Paleo key lime cheesecake” in one sentence almost sounds too good to be true, right? While this recipe might take some extra time and effort to execute, it is more than worth it! The use of lime seems like it virtually transports you to a...
  • paleo diet, paleo recipe, Greek Salad With Cauliflower

    Paleo Greek Salad with Cauliflower

    As all paleo dieters know, cauliflower can replace many processed, starch-based foods. As well as rice, orzo, and quinoa, riced cauliflower is a new surefire must have paleo fans will love. Together with other ingredients for  this Greek salad recipe, cauliflower is a super refreshing snack or quick lunch...
  • risk factors for type 2 diabetes, type 2 diabetes, type 2 diabetes symptoms, type 2 diabetes treatment

    Type 2 Diabetes Genetic Risks

    The Human Genome Project (HGP) is an international scientific research project that took place in 2003. It was a successful achievement and benefit to studying biology, but also took quite a dive, causing heaps of disappointment. Revolutionizing biological science and expanding into a multi-billion dollar industry, it was vanquished when...
  • breast cancer, breast cancer signs, breast cancer diagnosis, breast cancer treatment

    Breast Cancer Diagnosis Pill

    The breast cancer menace has been claiming lives from time immemorial. It is also no secret that breast cancer diagnosis is not as easy as it might seem. Early detection of any form of cancer is important in preventing it from advancing to critical stages. As much as we...
  • stages of breast cancer, breast cancer, breast cancer treatment, types of breast cancer

    Types of Breast Cancer

    Breast cancers have various types, and knowledge on all of them is necessary for defining what treatment you need. Naturally, different types of breast cancer will have different causes, show different symptoms, and will need different types of treatments. Breast cancer can either be invasive or non-invasive. Non-invasive types...
  • stage 4 breast cancer, metastatic breast cancer, how does breast cancer spread

    Stage 4 Breast Cancer in the Lungs

    What Does Stage 4 Breast Cancer (Metastatic Breast Cancer) Mean? Stage 4 breast cancer means that breast cancer has spread to other organs, such as the liver, brain, bones, lymph nodes, and lungs. Research reveals that breast cancer spreads to bones in about 85% of people with the disease, and up...
  • metastatic breast cancer treatment, stage 4 breast cancer treatment, advanced breast cancer

    Metastatic Breast Cancer Treatments

    Finding out that someone you care about has metastatic breast cancer and requires urgent treatment can be tough. This type of cancer, also known as advanced breast cancer or stage 4 breast cancer, is the spreading or movement of cancer cells from one tissue or organ to another through the...