Diseases and Conditions

chest pains after drinking alcohol

Do You Get Chest Pains After Drinking Alcohol? Here’s Why

If you’ve ever woken up after a night of partying, you probably felt hungover, tired, and aching. You might even feel a sudden, intense pain in your chest. Chest pain can be a surprising complication of excessive drinking. It usually isn’t caused by the alcohol itself, however. In most cases, […]

How Long Do Hemorrhoids Last

How Long Can I Expect These Pesky Hemorrhoids to Stick Around?

Yikes! What is that, and when will it go away? This is probably what went through your mind when you first realized you had hemorrhoids. Simply put, hemorrhoids or piles are inflamed veins in the rectum and anal area that can cause irritation and bleeding. How Long Do Hemorrhoids Last? Mild hemorrhoids can […]

Intercostal Muscle Spasm

Intercostal Muscle Spasm: A Minor Condition with Major Symptoms

There are over 600 skeletal muscles in the human body and under the right circumstances; any one of them can involuntarily contract, causing severe and even debilitating pain. It’s called a muscle spasm and it’s not life-threatening, but it hurts enough to make anyone wonder if there is something seriously […]