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Different Eye Problems That Can Result From Albinism!

Different Eye Problems That Can Result From Albinism!

Lack of pigments, which are mainly responsible for adding the color to various organs of your body can mainly lead to several vision and also skin problems. One among those several problems is albinism. Melanin plays the major role! Albinism is considered as group of disorders, which mainly results from lack of production of melanin […]

Is Graves' Disease In Pregnancy Affects Your Fetus?

Is Graves’ Disease In Pregnancy Affects Your Fetus?

Graves’ disease, the most common form of hypothyroidism, mainly occurs when your body’s immune system erroneously attacks your thyroid gland and leads to over production of thyroxin hormone. Once if the disorder is properly diagnosed, it becomes quite easy to treat the disease. This abnormal immune response mainly affects the tissue present behind your eyes […]

How To Treat Bed Wetting In Children?

How To Treat Bed Wetting In Children?

Bed wetting, commonly known as night time enuresis, can be a very frustrating problem for both parents as well as children. Many children can stop bed wetting, but they need the help of their parents and doctor too. Don’t be in the misconception that bed wetting is an indication for bad toilet training. It is […]

Colposcopy Helps To Detect Cervical Cancer In Early Stages!

Colposcopy Helps To Detect Cervical Cancer In Early Stages!

If there are any problems seen in the vagina or cervix during the pelvic examination or if there is any abnormal Pap smear, colposcopy is performed to know the reason of abnormalities. Colposcopy helps the physician to closely examine the genitals, vagina, and cervix. Colposcope is an instrument used for this procedure. This instrument consists […]

Worried With Anal Fissures? Identify And Make Necessary Changes To Your Lifestyle!

Worried With Anal Fissures? Identify And Make Necessary Changes To Your Lifestyle!

If you have experienced any painful cut on your finger, then you can easily understand all about anal fissures. Confused! Just like a tiny cut on your finger, anal fissure is a small tear at the edge of anus. If you have any cut on your hand or finger, it becomes very difficult for you […]

How Can You Recognize Panic Disorder To Lead A Normal Life?

How Can You Recognize Panic Disorder To Lead A Normal Life?

Panic disorder is a serious condition of anxiety disorder that takes place at any time and any where irrespective of sex or race of a person. Mostly teens and persons of early adulthood are more prone to this panic disorder. It has been estimated that almost 75% of the total population gets affected with this […]

World Tuberculosis Day, March 24th 2008

World Tuberculosis Day, March 24th 2008

World Tuberculosis day is on March 24th. Each year, this day is celebrated to raise awareness about the threat presented by tuberculosis around the world. Many people believe that Tuberculosis is a disease of past and there is no threat for us today. The reason for this belief is in United States, the TB occurrence […]

Identify The Ovarian Cancer In Early Stages To Avoid Complications!

Identify The Ovarian Cancer In Early Stages To Avoid Complications!

Most of the times ovarian cancer is called as silent killer as it does not show any kind of symptoms or manifestations of cancer till it reaches to the advanced phase of cancer. Most of the women, almost one third of the total population, can suffer with some or the other type of cancer in […]

Vitiligo: Reduce Those White Patches On Your Skin With Proper Treatment!

Vitiligo: Reduce Those White Patches On Your Skin With Proper Treatment!

Did you observe any white patches on your skin? Then you might be suffering from vitiligo? Vitiligo usually takes place as a result of loss of melanin pigment in your skin. Any one of you can have a chance to get affected with this skin disorder. It specifically doesn’t affect any person with particular race […]

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Making An Individual To Do Repetitive Rituals!

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Making An Individual To Do Repetitive Rituals!

People with obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) may be overwhelmed with persistent unappreciable thoughts or images. If anyone in the family is suffering from OCD, then there is a 25% chance of having this disorder in one of the immediate family members. Unwanted thoughts are obsession and repetitive behavior is compulsion. So, both combined together is […]