Healthcare, Women's health

Irregular Menstrual Cycles

October 29th, 2013

When Your Clocks Goes Wrong A timely menstrual cycle is the sign of a healthy woman, but many women experience irregularities due to various factors. Irregular cycle is not usually a big problem, but, occasionally it signals health complications. When is it called ‘Irregular’? A normal menstrual cycle is 28 days, plus or minus seven […]

Healthcare, Kid's health

Understanding ADHD: Types and Symptoms of ADHD

October 22nd, 2013

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a common mental disorder that affected many children across the world. So before you  label a child as a troublemaker or problem  child, it is important to rule out any association with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. If your child is suffering from potential symptoms of ADHD,  it is not […]

Diseases, Healthcare

Slip Disc: Causes, Symptoms, Treatment & Prevention

October 18th, 2013

The term ‘Slip disc’ is a misnomer; medically it is called ‘Spinal Disc Herniation’ or ‘Spinal Disc Prolapse’, because it is impossible possible for a disc to simply slip out from between the vertebrae. To understand this further, let us look at the normal structure of Spine. The spine consists of 33 vertebra’s which are […]

Food and diet, Healthcare, Wellness

Indigestion: Symptoms, Types, Causes, Treatment & Prevention

October 17th, 2013

Indigestion is medically called Dyspepsia. It is a very common occurrence in both males and females and may be caused due to various reasons. Indigestion is a term used to describe the feeling of fullness or discomfort associated with some pain in the upper part of the stomach.  Indigestion is a symptom of some other […]

Exercise and health

Top Workout Myths

October 15th, 2013

There has been an increased fitness awareness in the recent years. Many people today are moving away from sedentary lifestyles and incorporating a fit lifestyle. The life for a newcomer in the world of fitness and exercise can sometimes be filled with confusions and wrong information receiving from various sources. Here is a list of […]

Healthcare, Wellness

Menopause: Symptoms, Treatment and Causes

October 14th, 2013

Menopause is the natural stoppage of monthly menstrual cycles in women during their midlife i.e. between 40 to 50 years. It is a normal physiological change in the body which signifies the end of a woman’s fertility period. In a medical sense menopause is the cessation of the primary functions of the ovaries i.e. producing […]

Cold and flu, Diseases

Allergic Rhinitis (Hay Fever) Treatments

October 11th, 2013

Hay Fever medically known as Allergic rhinitis is a common allergic inflammation triggered by an underlying allergen. If you have a weak immune system and are prone to various allergies including the ones triggered by pollen and dust, you may be suffering from hay fever. Understanding Hay Fever: Hay Fever has some typical underlying symptoms […]

Diseases, Healthcare

Eczema Treatments

October 10th, 2013

Eczema and its underlying variants such as atopic eczema are difficult to completely cure but modern day medication and prevention can stop the triggers for the disease. Before adopting any treatment option it is recommended that you consult with your doctor for the right treatment option for your personalized case. Here are some of the […]

Health and beauty

How to Stop Premature Graying of Hair

October 9th, 2013

Premature graying of hair has become a common problem for many of today’s youngsters. There has been reported an alarming increase in the number of cases of premature graying of hair in both young men and women. While genes play an important role, the onset of premature graying of hair, stress and bad dietary habits […]

Diseases, Healthcare

Colitis: Types, Symptoms and Treatment

October 8th, 2013