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Every year, Thyroid cancer affects more than 20,000 people in the United States but is responsible for only 1% of new cancers that are diagnosed. Thyroid cancer is one of the most widespread types of endocrine cancer which occurs in the cells of the thyroid. The thyroid is identified by a butterfly-shaped gland found at the base of your neck, just beneath your Adam's apple. The thyroid produces hormones that control your blood pressure, heart rate, body temperature and weight.
- Posted: January 21, 2021Categories: Healthy LifestyleRead more »
The immune system is in quite a buzz nowadays in the time of the pandemic. Studies suggest that boosting your immune system can reduce your risk of getting infected with the novel coronavirus. Even if you have caught the virus, you can recover soon if you have a healthy immune system. Whether you want to strengthen your immune system or improve your overall health, one of the essential nutrients you’ll require is Vitamin C. People include this particular nutrient in their diet for centuries for a good reason.
- Posted: January 18, 2021Categories: Mental HealthRead more »
It is a type of mental disorder which involves an unhealthy pattern of thinking, functioning, and behaving. The patient may resist changes, have trouble perceiving and relating to different situations or people. It may also lead to problems and limitations in the person’s relationships, social activities, work, and school. Some people don’t have any clue about its existence because they think that their behaviour and thought process is normal and may start blaming others for the changes they have to face.
- Posted: January 04, 2021Read more »
Narcolepsy is a rare condition that affects your neurological system. Your brain becomes incapable of regulating your sleep patterns leading to a disturbed sleep-wake cycle. A Person with narcolepsy could sleep as much as a person without it, but they may feel fatigued continuously due to inadequate restorative sleep. They can also fall asleep at inappropriate times and suffer from several other symptoms correlated to this disease.
- Posted: December 30, 2020Categories: Healthy LifestyleRead more »
Apple cider vinegar is a well-known home remedy that helps in aiding weight loss, reducing cholesterol, lowering blood sugar levels, and improving the symptoms of diabetes. For decades people have been using it for cooking and medicinal purposes due to it's great effectiveness and tasteful satisfaction. Some people think that a wide variety of health conditions can be alleviated by the natural treatment of apple cider vinegar, but you might wonder what the proof says in medical information. Apple cider vinegar has excellent effectiveness and many beneficial properties, including the activity of antioxidants and antimicrobials.
- Posted: December 26, 2020Categories: Mental HealthRead more »
Cerebral palsy is not just a single disorder but a combination of disorders that affects muscle movement and coordination in children. 1 in every 323 children have cerebral palsy, and almost (75-85)% of them have spastic cerebral palsy. This contributes to muscle stiffness, followed by awkward movements, says the Autism and Developmental Disabilities Monitoring (ADDM) Network. Cerebral palsy (CP) refers to a group of disorders affecting muscle movement and coordination and affects vision, hearing, and sensation.
- Posted: December 24, 2020Read more »
Hantavirus pulmonary syndrome (HPS) is a rare type of syndrome but a potentially life-threatening viral illness transmitted to humans through infected urine or saliva of certain species, such as mice and rats. People in the Southwest part of the United States are mostly affected by the hantavirus. It is because they are mostly exposed to rodents. The Center For Disease Control And Prevention says, in January 2017, 728 cases of hantavirus disease were reported in the United States since it began in 1993. All these are laboratory-confirmed cases of hantavirus pulmonary syndrome and non-pulmonary hantavirus infection.
- Posted: December 23, 2020Read more »
Autism spectrum disorder is a complication associated with brain development that impacts how a person perceives and socializes with others, causing social interaction and communication problems. People with autism may also experience limited and repetitive patterns of behavior. The term "spectrum" in the autism spectrum means a wide range of symptoms and severity.
- Posted: December 17, 2020Read more »
Liver transplant, also called hepatic transplant, refers to the surgical removal of your entire liver. It can help save your life when your liver no longer functions. It is then substituted with all or part of a healthy donor liver. This could come from a living or a deceased donor. The liver is a vital organ that filters your blood and eradicates harmful toxins from your body. Liver transplant is usually the last treatment alternative for people with chronic liver diseases and sudden onset of liver disorders.
- Posted: December 15, 2020Read more »
Angina is a sort of chest pain that happens due to insufficient blood flow to a part of your heart. It might feel like a heart attack, with acute pressure, squeezing, pain, heaviness, or tightness in the chest. It is also referred to as "angina pectoris" or "ischemic chest pain." Angina is a symptom of coronary artery disease (CAD), and it occurs when something obstructs your arteries or when there isn't adequate blood flow in the arteries that carry oxygen-rich blood to your heart.