Dumping Syndrome, Animation

Dumping Syndrome, Animation

Dumping syndrome is a very common complication following gastric and esophageal surgeries. Also known as rapid gastric emptying, dumping syndrome is a condition in which undigested food moves too quickly from the stomach to the small intestine. In other words, food gets “dumped” into the intestine before being properly digested. This happens because the valve…

What is Generalized Anxiety Disorder?

What is Generalized Anxiety Disorder?

So here’s my friend. He worries about things. Of course everybody worries, it’s natural. But this guy has got Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD) and he pretty much worries all the time. You see, people with GAD have trouble turning their worrying and anxiety off. There’s a sense of impending doom that terrible things will happen…

Brain Stroke, Types of, Causes, Pathology, Symptoms, Treatment and Prevention, Animation.

Brain Stroke, Types of, Causes, Pathology, Symptoms, Treatment and Prevention, Animation.

A stroke occurs when the blood supply to a certain part of the brain is reduced or interrupted. Without oxygen and nutrients from the blood, brain cells cannot function properly and eventually die. There are 2 major types of strokes: ISCHEMIC stroke caused by a BLOCKED artery, and HEMORRHAGIC stroke caused by a RUPTURED artery.…