Month: May 2020

Calcinosis Cutis

Calcinosis Cutis: Causes | Symptoms | Treatment

Calcinosis Cutis Overview Calcinosis cutis is the accumulation of calcium salt crystals in your skin. The calcium deposits are hard bumps that don’t dissolve. The shape and size of the lesions vary. This is a rare condition that has many different causes. These range from infection and injury to systemic diseases like kidney failure. Often …

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Notalgia Paresthetica

Notalgia Paresthetica: Symptoms | Causes | Treatment

Notalgia Paresthetica What is notalgia paresthetica? Notalgia paresthetica (NP) is a nerve disorder that causes intense and sometimes painful itching in your back. It mainly affects the area between the shoulder blades, but the itch can spread to your shoulders and chest. The name of this disorder comes from the Greek words “notos” (“back”) and …

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What Is DMT

What Is DMT? Everything You Need to Know

Everything You Need to Know About DMT, the ‘Spirit Molecule’ DMT — or N, N-dimethyltryptamine in a medical talk — is a hallucinogenic tryptamine drug. Sometimes referred to as Dimitri, this drug produces effects similar to those of psychedelics, like LSD and magic mushrooms. Other names for it include: fantasia businessman’s trip businessman’s special 45-minute psychosis …

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