Abdominal Migraine in Children

Abdominal migraine in children factsAbdominal migraine is thought to be a variant of migraine that is common in children, but is rare in adults.  Migraines are characterized by pain in the middle of the abdomen that…

Hernia (Abdominal Hernia)

What is an abdominal hernia? An abdominal hernia occurs when a device or other piece of tissue emerges from weakness in one of the muscle walls that surround the abdominal cavity. The sac that protrudes through the weak area may contain…

Heat Cramps

Heat cramps factsHeat seizures are intermittent and involuntary spasms of large muscles that occur in an individual who is physically active in hot weather. Spasms of heat, heat exhaustion and heat stroke are collectively known…