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Health Maintenance Organization

The Concept of HMO & Pros and Cons of Introduction of the concept in a Population What is Health Maintenance Organization (HMO)? To start off, HMO...

Skin Pigmentation Disorders

INTRODUCTION The pigment of the skin is called melanin, which is made by the melanocytes in the dermis of the skin. In this chapter, there will...

Eating Disorders

Introduction This article discusses the three main eating disorders recognized by the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual-Fifth Edition (DSM-V), which are anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and...

Endometriosis

Introduction Endometriosis is extremely common among women of childbearing age. It tends to occur after the teen years and worsens during a woman's life as...

Otosclerosis

A rare disorder affecting the ear, otosclerosis causes abnormal bone growth in the bony labyrinth of the ear, affecting the ear ossicles, restricting their...

Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) – Current and Future Treatments

Abstract Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is a severe disease among elderly leading to loss of vision. This article describes the existing concepts about the both...

Anatomy and Physiology of the Heart

Introduction This section focuses on the anatomy and physiology of the cardiovascular system, which primarily includes the heart.  The heart functions as a pump that...