Author: Vishakha Yadav

Bulimia is characterized by repetitive episodes of binge eating followed by compensatory behaviors such as purging, excessive exercise, or fasting. Physical symptoms may include weight fluctuations, gastrointestinal problems, dental problems, and electrolyte imbalances. Psychological symptoms may include low self-esteem, anxiety, depression, and distorted body image.

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Gonorrhea can have serious impacts on reproductive and overall health if left untreated. In women, it can lead to pelvic inflammatory disease, infertility, and an increased risk of ectopic pregnancy. In men, it can cause epididymitis. It can also increase the risk of HIV transmission and can have serious complications if it spreads to the blood or joints.

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Treatment options for gonorrhea include antibiotics such as ceftriaxone and azithromycin, which are usually given as a single injection or oral dose. It is important to also be tested and treated for other sexually transmitted infections. Follow-up testing is recommended to ensure the infection is fully cleared.

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Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS) treatment options include medication, physical therapy, surgery, and combination therapy. NSAIDs, DMARDs, TNF inhibitors and biologic agents are used for medication treatment, physical therapy helps to improve mobility and reduce pain, surgery correct joint damage caused by AS. An individualized treatment plan is important.

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Gonorrhea is caused by the bacterium Neisseria gonorrhoeae and is primarily spread through sexual contact. Risk factors include having multiple sexual partners, unprotected sex, and a history of other sexually transmitted infections. It can also be spread from mother to baby during childbirth.

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Bronchitis is a respiratory illness that can be caused by viral or bacterial infections, and it is characterized by inflammation and narrowing of the bronchial tubes. It is often associated with other respiratory illnesses such as asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), and pneumonia. People with bronchitis are at risk of developing these other respiratory illnesses and vice versa.

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