Archive | March, 2018

pinpoint petechiae

Remedies for pinpoint petechiae

Pinpoint petechiae are round spots that develop on the skin due to bleeding. Generally, they are tiny bruises caused by damaged capillaries under the skin. ┬áIt causes the petechiae becoming brown, red and purple. They form in clusters and looks like a rash. They are flat, does not change color when pressing on them and […]

stinging nettle

Dealing with a stinging nettle

A stinging nettle is an herbaceous perennial or has herbal properties. The leaves and stems are covered with brittle and hollow a structure that looks like hair. The hairs are like a hypodermic needle when accidentally brushing against them and chemicals flow through the tubes and result to rashes and stinging sensations. Symptoms of sting […]

intercostal muscle strain

How to treat intercostal muscle strain

Intercostal muscle strain is a condition that results to chest pain with movement of the upper body, twisting, breathing, sneezing and coughing. An intercostal muscle is muscles found between the ribs and attaches the ribs together. The muscles functions for the protection of the chest silhouette, for easy relaxation and contraction of the chest wall […]

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