Aarsmaden

What are aarsmaden? Aarsmaden (oxyuren) are worms that reside in the gut and reproduce. Complaints (symptoms) with worms in the stool. Aarsmaden are white worms. The males are three millimeters, the females about an inch long.  …

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Adjustment disorder

What is adjustment disorder? Everyone experiences something more or less radical in their life. The loss of a job, an illness or a divorce. But less ‘serious’ events can also be drastic; a move, the birth of a …

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Urge incontinence

What is urge incontinence? Urge incontinence is a form of incontinence (the unintentional loss of urine), which is accompanied by sudden, intense urge to urinate. It is more common in women than in men. About 10 percent …

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Hemorrhoids

What are hemorrhoids? Hemorrhoids are dilations of blood vessels around the anus (poop hole). They are often compared to varicose veins, the veins are also dilated. Hemorrhoids can occur on the inside (inside) or outside (outside) of …

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