- 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 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.
- Posted: December 07, 2020Read more »
When your kidneys aren’t functioning in the way they should, extra fluids and waste accumulate in your body. One way to treat this problem is Dialysis, although you may also choose to have a kidney transplant. A kidney transplant is a surgical approach to place a healthy kidney from a deceased or living donor into a person whose kidneys are incapable of functioning correctly.
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Do you or any of your loved ones have recently been diagnosed with kidney stones? If yes, you may be wondering if there is any home remedy that will help dissolve and flush out the stones easily. There are many home remedies for kidney stones, which we will be discussing in this article. When passing a kidney stone, increasing your water intake can help accelerate the process. Try to drink at least ten glasses of water each day rather than the standard eight glasses. After the stone is passed, continue drinking 8-10 glasses of water.
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Syphilis is one of the most common sexually transmitted diseases or STD which has affected millions of people around the world. Caused by the bacteria - Treponema Palladium this disease has recently shown up more cases in men more than women. There is no gender predilection for this disease as this infection or STD can show up its symptoms in both. The first symptoms mostly show up on the reproductive organs or inside the oral cavity as chancres which are small sores. The first sign is almost ignored by the patients as it gradually becomes harder to notice in the later on stages.
- Posted: October 06, 2020Categories: CancerRead more »
Do you have lumps in your breast? Does it mean you have breast cancer? This is the first thought most women have as soon as they feel lumps or some changes in their breasts. Fortunately, most breast lumps are non-cancerous or benign. Not only women, but men can also develop benign breast lumps. This condition is referred to as benign breast disease. While these breast changes are not cancerous or fatal, they may increase your risk of getting breast cancer later in life.
- Posted: October 03, 2020Klinefelter syndrome (often referred to as Klinefelter's, KS or XXY) is a sex chromosome disorder in which boys are born with an extra X chromosome. Chromosomes are bundles of genes present in each cell of the body. There are two types of chromosomes, known as the sex chromosomes, that specify the genetic sex of a baby. These are designated as either X or Y. Typically, a female baby has 2-X chromosomes (XX), and a male has 1-X and 1 Y (XY). However, in Klinefelter syndrome, a boy is born with an additional X chromosome. The X chromosome is NOT a "female" chromosome, and is found in both girls and boys. Although, the presence of a Y chromosome indicates male sex.Read more »
- Posted: September 28, 2020Categories: Mental HealthRead more »
According to the American Psychological Association, in 1999 only 7.7% of the population used to take antidepressants, but the percentage got increased to 64% by the end of the year 2014. When we talk about gender, the percentage of women taking antidepressants is double the percentage of men consuming antidepressants. Antidepressants are used by almost every age groups, such as 16.6% of the people of age between 40 to 60, 7.8% of people with the age of 20 to 39, and even 3.4% of adolescents also use antidepressants. But what are these antidepressants? Why are they used? Antidepressants are a type of drugs that helps in the treatment of major depression disorders, anxiety disorders, chronic pain conditions, and also some other additional complications. There are various types of antidepressants available in the market but finding the right one for you might take time.