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How to boost your immune system with herbs – Echinacea

Eight Herbs for the Immune System Ashwagandha Astragalus Boneset Echinacea Eleuthero Red root Reishi Rhodiola Echinacea Family: Compositae Common Names: These days “echinacea” pretty much is the name, though “purple coneflower” is exceptionally common among gardeners...

Cervix (cervical cancer) – Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment and Ongoing care

Cervical cancer is one of the most common cancers worldwide, especially in poor countries, with approximately 260,000 deaths annually. Invasive cervical cancer accounts for 6 percent of all cancers that afflict women in the United States. About 10,400 cases of invasive carcinoma of the cervix are diagnosed in the United States each year, while there are at least 500,000 new cases of a preinvasive cervical cancer—known as a squamous intraepithelial lesion—where the cancer cells are confined to the surface skin of the cervix.

Cervicitis Ectropion and True Erosion – Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment and Ongoing care

Cervicitis refers to inflammatory changes of the cervix.
Ectropion: Presence of cervical columnar cells on the vaginal portion of the cervix (portio); often seen during adolescence and during pregnancy
True erosion: Loss of overlying cervical epithelium owing to trauma (e.g., forceful insertion of vaginal speculum in patient with atrophic mucosa)
System(s) affected: Reproductive