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healthy regime for your feet

Healthy Regime for your Feet

They are your feet that act as your platform and help you move; so it is important that you keep your feet healthy and in good condition. But some of you may attach the least importance to your feet because of they are covered in shoes. The body weight stands on your feet for the […]

Misdiagnosis

Misdiagnosis: What to do About it

In ideal circumstances, when someone gets sick they experience symptoms, go to the doctor, get a diagnosis, and start a course of treatment that will either effectively cure or, at the very least, help them manage their illness.  Unfortunately, for millions of people the process isn’t that easy; for one reason or another their illnesses […]

sexual health even after aging

Boost your Sexual Health even after Aging

Just like your mind needs stimuli, your body also needs some elements to stay lively and that is what sex provides. At every age, sex is very important but as you grow old, the drive to have sex decreases. There are however ways to retain this passion and to maintain a healthy sensual and sexual […]

polymyalgia reumatica

Polymyalgia Reumatica – Important Facts and Treatment

Polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR) is a condition that causes pain, stiffness and inflammation in the muscles around the shoulders, neck and hips. If you have Polymyalgia rheumatica you may also notice other symptoms as well some of which include: You may get a high temperature (fever) You may feel week, fatigued or feel extreme tired You may […]

binge purge cycle of bulimia

Know about Binge Purge Cycle of Bulimia

Bulimia is an eating disorder which causes the patient to lose control over how much they eat and binge, then try to compensate by purging or by over exercising. Bulimic patients usually have a healthy body weight.There are two types of bulimia, one in which the patient tries to compensate by vomiting or by using […]

kids with type 1 diabetes

Taking Care of Kids with Type 1 Diabetes

Type1diabetes in children is the condition when the pancreas does not produce enough insulin that is needed for the child to survive and this insulin has to be replaced with the aid of injections to maintain healthy blood sugar level. Type 1 diabetes is also knows as insulin dependent diabetes. Diagnosis of type 1 diabetes […]

pervasive developmental disorders

5 Pervasive Developmental Disorders to be Aware of

Pervasive Development Disorder also known as PDD is the name given to conditions involving the psychological delay in basic skills in humans. This is not just one condition but a range of conditions which are grouped together, the most well-known of which are the disability in socializing and communicating and also using imagination. Often children […]

myths about cancer

7 Cancerous Myths about Cancer

There are some ‘well known facts’ about cancer that aren’t really facts. A lot of these misconceptions might sound scientifically accurate to a layman, but they aren’t. And instead of helping, these misconceptions can and do cause more harm than good. They cause people to worry more than they may need to and often stop […]

water borne diseases

Tips to Avoid Water Borne Diseases

Water borne diseases are caused by pathogenic microorganisms which is present in animal waste. This disease happens if infected or dirty water containing these microorganisms is consumed. According to The World Health Organisation (WHO), waterborne diseases claim the lives of 1.8 million people annually with the most prominent being various water borne diarrhoeal diseases mainly […]

facts about antithrombin deficiency

Important Facts about Antithrombin Deficiency

Antithrombin as the name suggests is a protein that is present in all mammalian bodies which acts as an antagonist to thrombine thus functioning as a mild blood thinner preventing our body from more than necessary clotting of our blood. In short it means this element in our blood helps our body to understand and […]