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Eyelid cellulitis

Eyelid cellulitis is an infection that affects the tissues bordering the eye. It might be brought about by slight trauma to the site around the eye such as an insect bite. It might also develop due to another form of infection such as sinusitis. It can trigger sore swelling and redness of the eyelid and […]

What are the potential causes of a swollen earlobe?

A swollen earlobe can be painful and uncomfortable. There are various causes of the swelling. Even though most injuries involving the earlobe can be managed with over-the-counter medications and home remedies, a doctor should be seen if the symptoms appear serious. Common causes of a swollen earlobe Piercings Piercings typically result to a swollen earlobe. […]

Infant conditions: What are the signs of a concussion?

Infants oftentimes end up with head injuries including a concussion. After sustaining a head injury, there is a possibility of a concussion or serious brain injury. A concussion is a minor brain injury that briefly disrupts with the brain function. The injury generally occurs if an infant sustains a direct strike to the head, often […]