Tuberculosis(TB) is a bacteria disease that mainly affects the lungs. In 15% of patients it affects other areas, causing swollen lauph nodes, pleurisy (inflammation of the membranes around the lungs), and meningitis (inflammation of the innerioembranes of the brain and spinal cord). It may also affect the kidneys, urinary tract, genitals, thyroid, bones, and joints. […]
Arteriosclerosis (calcium deposits ) and atherosclerosis (cholesterol/fat deposits) are hardening of the arteries. Arteriosclerosis is derived from the Greek words athero (meaning gruel or paste) and sclerosis (meaning hardness). Both conditions have the same effect on circulation, causing high blood pressure, angina, heart attack, cerebral stroke, thrombosis, loss of memory and concentration.