Kid's health

Teething Troubles of Tiny Tots

November 29th, 2013

Parenting is the most exciting phase in anyone’s life; parent’s happiness knows no bound when they see their tiny tot grow and at the same time they turn panic even at smaller things like mild fever. If you notice him/her chewing fingers or chewing anything and everything at sight, rubbing his ears and getting irritated […]


Women's health

When is a mammogram necessary?

November 28th, 2013

  Mammogram is a form of medical examination to diagnose breast cancer. Earlier, people used to consult doctor when they find lumps in their breasts. While mammogram detects the cancer at the early stage, even when the cancerous tumors are smaller in size and before they can be felt by the patients. Women over the […]


Kid's health, Pregnancy

The Dangers in Premature Birth

November 26th, 2013

Delivering a healthy baby completing the full term of 40 weeks of pregnancy, is what every mother dreams of. Despite all the care and attention taken during pregnancy, sometimes when babies are born before completing the normal 37-40 weeks duration in the womb, it’s called a premature birth. Premature birth happens when a baby born […]


Addiction

Drug Abuse in Teens: Signs & Symptoms of Drug Use

November 25th, 2013

Drug abuse in teenagers is one of the fastest rising lifestyle epidemics in the world. With many teenagers hooked to various drugs and addictive substances, knowing some obvious symptoms can help the parents keep their teenagers in check. Recognizing the signs in teenagers can be challenging as many changes may be just because of the natural […]


Diseases, Kid's health

Jaundice in New Born Babies: Symptoms & Treatment

November 23rd, 2013

Jaundice is commonly found condition in new born babies; mostly premature babies are more prone to it. Jaundice is caused by excess bilirubin in the blood. Bilirubin is a yellow substance produced in the body when red blood cells break down. New born babies produce more red blood cells and more bilirubin than of adults as […]


R&D in healthcare

Common Health Problems & Risks for Urban India

November 22nd, 2013

Time and again, the essence of healthy living gets emphasized to us in today’s world. Yet, a comprehensive study on what diseases we are most vulnerable to and when, is mostly missing from the public domain. This data becomes even more tricky to gather as the potential health risks we are vulnerable to, changes from […]


Food and diet, Healthcare, Wellness

Home Remedies for Heartburn

November 22nd, 2013

Heartburn also medically known as gastro esophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a common disease that can be extremely unpleasant and uncomfortable. Heart burn occurs when the acids in the stomach back up into the esophagus bringing with it a burning sensation. While most people experience bouts of heart burn off and on, if you are […]


Healthcare, Wellness

Tips on How to Stop Snoring

November 20th, 2013

Snoring is a very common problem affecting both men and women. While older people are more prone to snoring, an increasing number of young people are also being affected by this sleep disorder. Snoring can lead to poor sleep, daytime fatigue and increasing health problems over the years. There are certain techniques and lifestyle changes […]


Healthcare, Wellness

How to Reduce Stress with Ayurveda

November 19th, 2013

Stress is one of the most common lifestyle diseases in the world today. Everyone seems to be in a rush and stern deadlines, increasing work load, all adding to the stress. It would not be wrong to say that stress is by far one of the most challenging medical complications in the 21st century. While […]


Healthcare, Wellness

Migraine Symptoms and Treatment

November 18th, 2013

Migraine is a common type of headache from which many people silently suffer. Usually migraine headache is limited to one side of the head. If you experience symptoms like nausea and vomiting before or during a bad round of headache, this could be the symptom of a coming migraine attack. Migraine tends to run in […]