is a name for a group of conditions affecting the joints. These conditions cause damage to the joints, usually resulting in pain and stiffness. Arthritis can affect many different parts of the joint and nearly every joint in the body.
Lumbago is a pain that is felt in the lower back area, pain is felt between the bottom of the ribs to the buttocks, namely in the lumbar or lumbo-sacral area, can be local pain or pain that radiates towards the legs and f
is a pain that starts in the lower back and spreads to the legs and sometimes to the feet. This condition occurs when there is an emphasis on the nerves of your ischadicus, for example because of a disc that has a herniation or it can also be due to a bone bulge.
Regulating eating plan (diet) is a major component of the successful management of Diabetes Mellitus, but has a very large obstacle, namely the obedience of someone to live it. The principle of regulating eating in diabetics is almost the same as the recommended meal for healthy people in the general public, namely a variety of nutritious and balanced foods, or better known as balanced nutrition, meaning that it is in accordance with the calorie and nutritional needs of each individual
School-age children need high energy for growth and activity, but the more intake of food that comes in will cause excess weight. This is because of the imbalance between the calories that enter and the pattern of children's activities. Today, children prefer playing on a smartphone screen or watching videos on internet channels rather than doing physical activities outdoor
If your child is overweight, support becomes very important for him. The child's feelings about him are often based on the parents' assumptions about them, and if you accept children with any conditions, the child may feel better about accepting themselves. Talk to children to share the anxiety they fee
Generally, obesity is overcome by limiting food intake and increasing physical activity, but this can be difficult to do if the environment is not very supportive. Reducing calorie intake can be done by reducing fat and carbohydrate intake and increasing fiber and water intake. WHO recommends a minimum of 5 servings of fruit and vegetables a day, accompanied by enough sugarless drinks. Reducing the intake of sugary drinks proved to be able to inhibit the increase in weight of obese childr
Stomach cramps and pain is a natural thing when 'monthly guests' arrive. However, there are some women who experience severe pain that makes them unable to move. This condition is usually accompanied by other symptoms such as nausea, vomiting, headaches, back pain, and diarrhea. Experts call this condition dysmenorrhoe
Cancer is a kind of uncontrolled cell proliferation disease. Cancer is also often called a malignant tumor. Communities in many countries often consider cancer to be an incurable disease, an introductory disease of death, and more often experienced by people who are elderl
Breast cancer is an important health problem in women. In United State of America, 1 in 8 women (12.5%) in the course of their lives will suffer from breast cancer or 30% of all cancers in women. In Indonesia, breast cancer is the most common cancer case in women. (Glabocan 2008) recorded the incidence of breast cancer 36.2 / 100,000 / year, with a mortality rate of 18.6 / 100,000 / year: who was in an advanced stage> 50%. The incidence of breast cancer both in Indonesia and abroad (European-US) tends to increase.
Cancer is the number 2 cause of death in the world by 13% after cardiovascular disease. It is estimated that in 2030 cancer incidence can reach 26 million people and 17 million of them die because of cancer, especially for poor countries and developing events will be faster. The prevalence of cancer in Indonesia is also quite high.
Women who have a family, have given birth, or have had frequent sexual intercourse are encouraged to take a pap smear test to detect the risk of cervical cancer. In pap smears, samples of cells are gently taken from the cervix (the lower part of the uterus), then sent to the laboratory for microscopic examination.
If you suddenly bleed or blot the blood from the vagina, even though at that time you were not menstruating, it could be a symptom of cervical cancer. Pain in the pelvic area when entering menstruation may be normal.
In 2003, WHO stated that cancer is a very serious health problem because the number of sufferers has increased by around 20% per year and is the first highest number of attacks on women in Indonesia. The number of deaths from cervical cancer also increased from 7.6 million people in 2008 to 8.2 million in 2012. Cancer is the number 2 cause of death in the world by 13% after cardiovascular disease.
In Indonesia, several studies state that the biggest obstacle to HIV services with access to antiretroviral drugs (ARVs) is influenced by geographical factors and funds availability. In 2006, The Ministry of Health applied free ARV drugs.
According to data from the National AIDS Commission (KPA) shows, in 1987 the number of AIDS patients in Indonesia was still five cases. In the span of 10 years, it only increased to 44 cases. But since 2007, AIDS cases suddenly jumped to 2,947 cases and the June 2009 period increased eightfold, to 17,699 cases. Of that number, those who died reached 3,586 peopl
Kita sering mendengar keluhan- keluhan seperti ini : ‘’ aku kelelahan, seperti kehabisan baterai’’ atau ‘’aku seperti mesin tua yang tak bertenaga’’. Jika sebuah baterai kehabisan energinya, maka baterai tersebut tidak akan bisa bekerja. Secara metafora, sindrom Burnout ialah kehabisan energi seperti baterai kehabisan energinya. Namun secara medis, hingga kini definisi burnout masih didiskusikan oleh ahli kedokteran jiwa dan kedokteran okupasi. Tapi satu yang pasti sindrom burnout sudah menjadi masalah dan karena itu diagnosis burnout dapat ditemukan di ICD 10 (International Classification Of Disease 10) yakni pada kode diagnosis Z.73.0.
Autis semakin akrab dengan masyarakat modern. Seringnya menimbulkan banyak ketakutan karena informasi yang beredar begitu berkembang. Banyaknya mitos-mitos yang berkembang dimasyarakat semakin menambah rasa c
Domestic violence is a global problem that is widely discussed recently. According to the WHO, one out of five women has experienced violence or assault by men. The Indonesian National Commission for Women have stated that the most common assault done has been domestic violence.
In 2002, WHO’s report regarding “Violence and Health” has shown that there is a significant decrease in health quality in women that has been through violence. The results comprise of data that has been collected from 10 countries.
Star Wars’ favorite Carrie Fischer and legendary painter Vincent van Gogh are known to have suffered from bipolar disorder. Bipolar disorder is characterized by episodes of mania and depression. This results in unusual shift in mood, energy, activity levels, and the ability to carry out day-to-day tasks. This is different from schizophrenia, where patients may hallucinate.
According to the WHO, cardiovascular diseases such as heart attacks and strokes are the leading cause of death. This is especially true in developed countries where there is a higher life expectancy. Even though infection is the main cause of death in developing countries, cardiovascular disease cases are rising as the life expectancy in developing countries also increase.
Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in elderly males in USA and Europe. It will become a major health concern, in developing countries like Indonesia with the proportion of elderly men in the general population is increasing. During the last decade, the 5-year relative survival percentages for prostate cancer steadily increased from 73.4% in 1999-2001 to 83.4% in 2005-200