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Talking while sleeping - causes and countermeasures
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Talking while sleeping - causes and countermeasures

Speaking while sleeping (somniloquia) is a phenomenon, the causes of which have not yet been fully researched. Those affected either make single words or sounds or entire sentences while sleeping, which is sometimes extremely fascinating for observers. In ancient times as well as in the Middle Ages, it was even believed that the sleepers at Somniloquie communicate with the gods and thus reveal future predictions or divine wisdom.

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Fat legs due to venous disease

There are many different causes for thick legs. The range extends from pathological disorders of fat storage on the thighs or hips (lipoedema, colloquially riding pants syndrome) to diseases of the lymphatic vessels, the venous system or the internal organs.
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Ingrown hair

Ingrown hairs are mostly the result of a previous hair removal by shaving, epilation or so-called waxing. The hair pushes in the wrong direction when it grows back so that it stays under the skin. So-called pustules (pus) form initially, which in most cases heal by themselves over time.
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Calf pain: Pain in the calf

Ob beim Gehen, Laufen, Treppensteigen oder in Ruhe – Wadenschmerzen können in ganz unterschiedlichen Situationen auftreten und dabei für den Betroffenen sehr unangenehm sein. In den meisten Fällen ist eine Überlastung oder falsche Haltung der Auslöser für die Schmerzen, die teilweise so stark werden können, dass sportliche Betätigung oder sogar normales Gehen nicht mehr uneingeschränkt möglich sind.
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Side effects of cortisone

Cortisone is called a devil's stuff with side effects. However, even the body itself makes a certain amount of it and this is vital. Cortisone is one of the most well-known medications and the drug of choice for some diseases. However, cortisone still has a bad reputation, especially when it comes to side effects.
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Panic attack: help and therapy

Many people know the feeling of a sudden panic attack, in which they get into an anxiety state without objective reason, which is accompanied by massive physical symptoms. The spectrum of possible triggers ranges from fear of exams, phobias about certain things or situations, to fear of fear.
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Diagnosis of swollen legs

Swollen legs: diagnosis Because of the many causes that can lead to swelling of the legs, a clear diagnosis can be extremely complex. However, the first swellings often indicate the possible causes of the fat legs. Is the swelling unilateral or bilateral?
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Treatment of thick legs

Swollen legs: what helps? The treatment of swollen legs should always be based on the causal diseases. However, it is often possible to achieve a significant improvement in the short term just by putting your feet up. The causes of the complaints are not resolved in this way.
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High blood sugar

High blood sugar levels More and more people in Germany have difficulties with permanently elevated blood sugar levels. The complaints are often a result of lifestyle and with the help of a few preventive measures, it is relatively easy to avoid high blood sugar. If no countermeasures are taken, the long-term risk of developing a diabetes disease with more serious health consequences.
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Pencil chair - causes and treatment

Pencil chair, also called ribbon-shaped chair, is a symptom that can occur in connection with diseases in the lower colon. The symptoms must be taken seriously and must be clarified with a doctor, as in the worst case it can be an indication of carcinoma. Causes Normal bowel movements are light brown, soft and leave the anus with a certain diameter.
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Frequent urination causes and treatment

Der Harndrang ist ein ganz natürlicher Vorgang und entsteht immer dann, wenn die Blase zunehmend gefüllt ist. Tritt das Bedürfnis, die Blase zu entleeren, jedoch übermäßig oft oder stark auf, wird normalerweise von häufigem Wasserlassen bzw. vermehrtem Harndrang gesprochen. Dieser deutet häufig auf eine zugrundeliegende Erkrankung wie beispielsweise Diabetes, eine Harnwegsinfektion oder eine Vergrößerung der Prostata hin – daher sollte unbedingt eine gründliche ärztliche Untersuchung stattfinden, durch welche die Ursache erkannt und anschließend entsprechend behandelt werden kann.
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Appendicitis - symptoms and therapy

Pain in the appendix: An irritation of the appendix means the irritation of the appendage of the appendix, which ends blindly. In humans, this is located in the right half of the body in the lower abdomen. Appendicitis is most common between the ages of 9 and 14. Since the course of the disease in children is often atypical, medical advice should always be consulted.
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Light bowel movements

A light-colored bowel movement does not have to be a sign of a disease. For example, a dark to black bowel movement can result from enjoying red wine. However, light-colored stools can often be an indication of organ damage, especially in the area of ​​the bile or liver. In the following, possible digestive diseases are shown, which could be possible for light stool.
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Fluctuating blood pressure

Fluctuating blood pressure during the day is completely normal. Blood pressure depends on age, gender, individual daily routine, diet, body weight and time of day. Depending on the physical or emotional stress, the blood pressure changes to adapt to the different requirements.
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Cancer signs and symptoms

Often, the first symptoms of cancer or malignant tumors appear relatively early, but these can also occur in connection with other diseases and are therefore often not recognized as signs of cancer. Due to the large number of different types of cancer, the spectrum of these symptoms is extremely broad.
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Ebola symptoms

Not least because of the dramatic course of the disease, Ebola is one of the most dangerous epidemics worldwide, even if outbreaks are rare and the epidemics have so far been limited to a few African countries. Infections with the Ebola virus are feared primarily because no efficient treatment is known to date and because the viruses lead to the death of patients in up to 90 percent of cases.
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Stinging in the chest: breast pricking

Breast pricking - causes and treatment Breast stinging is often associated with a heart attack or breast cancer. In order to avoid taking any risks, the complaints should always be clarified by a doctor as a precaution. Often, however, the cause of continuous or occasional stitches in the chest area is relatively harmless muscular tension.
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Thick legs: infections, diseases of the lymphatic vessels and organs

In addition to the diseases of the venous system, which can be the cause of swollen or thick legs, impairments of the lymphatic system, internal organs and infections can also play a role in the formation of edema in the limbs. Swollen legs: causes for swollen legs There are many different causes, such as diseases of the lymphatic vessels, infectious diseases, diseases of the internal organs, heart failure, kidney diseases, liver diseases, thyroid diseases, cancer and tumors.
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Stomach problems

Stomach problems are very diverse in nature. Fatty or unfamiliar food can hit the stomach, or bacteria and viruses can lead to stomach disorders. The digestive tract to which this organ belongs begins in the oral cavity and ends in the anus. All parts of this system work together and are rarely considered in isolation.
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Dark urine: what the urine color says

Dunkler Urin kann in ganz unterschiedlichen Facetten auftreten und von gelblich-braun über dunkel-orange und rötlich-braun bis hin zu tiefbraun bzw. schwarz eingefärbt sein. Für die unterschiedlichen Farbtöne und Intensitäten kommen verschiedene Ursachen in Betracht. In einigen Fällen lässt sich die veränderte Farbe ganz einfach erklären, indem beispielsweise ein Flüssigkeitsmangel vorliegt, in dessen Folge der Harn in stark konzentrierter Form auftritt und daher braun gefärbt ist.
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Fat stool: causes and therapy

Fatty stool or pancreatic stool (steatorrhea) is an expression of poor digestion of the fats ingested through food. The increased fat content of the stool can be the result of serious diseases such as inflammatory bowel disease or, in the worst case, pancreatic cancer.
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