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July 17, 2019
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About Prostate Cancer, Symptoms and Treatment of Prostate Cancer?

Prostate cancer is the 3rd, and final, disorder of the pancreas. The fifth most common type of cancer in the world today, prostate cancer tends to occur in men who are above a certain age.

August 20, 2019
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Vitamin D: Deficiency Symptoms, Benefits, Causes, Foods and Sources

Vitamin D is an essential vitamin for humans. The human body requires Vitamin D for regulating body minerals such as phosphorus and calcium, and also for the vital function of maintaining proper bone structure.

July 23, 2019
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Early Detection Symptoms of Heart Attack, Diagnosis, and Tests

Heart diseases claim more lives every year than any other disease. Indeed, heart attack and stroke are the world’s biggest killers. A heart attack can happen to anyone – irrespective of age - at anytime.

February 18, 2020

Electrocardiogram (ECG OR EKG): Procedure, Types and Results

An electrocardiogram is a test that measures how your heart is functioning by measuring the electrical activity of the heart.

August 17, 2019
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Ultrasound: Purpose, Uses, Procedure, Risks and Costs.

An Ultrasound is a Test procedure in which high frequency sound waves (sonar and radio technology) are used to create ‘pictures’ of the inside of the body. Sonography refers to a medical test that is conducted with the help of an Ultrasound Device.

December 6, 2019
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Hypertension (High Blood Pressure): Causes, Symptoms, Risks & Control

High blood pressure or hypertension is the condition which occurs when the force of blood pumping against the arterial walls are too high.

July 25, 2019
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Lipid Profile Test: Normal Values, Who Should Get it Done, and Why?

A Lipid Profile Test is essentially a series of tests conducted together to assess the amount of cholesterol (and its subtypes) in the blood. The results of a Lipid Profile Test can help us understand, measure, monitor, diagnose and prevent a host of medical conditions, some of them potentially fatal.

November 18, 2019
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Air Pollution: Effects on Health, Prevention and Recommended Tests

Air pollution is defined as contamination of the air by natural and man-made pollutants. Most of these pollutants are poisonous and inhaling them directly affects our health conditions.

July 29, 2019
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Fever symptoms not to ignore and types of fever during the rainy season.

This monsoon, as you dig into your favourite samosa and tea, make sure you spare a thought for your health. For the monsoon will bring with it much more than magical drops from the heavens and refreshingly cooler climes.

July 30, 2019
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Understanding PCOS Symptoms, Causes, Treatment, Prevention and PCOS Vs PCOD.

The full form of PCOS is Polycystic ovary syndrome, PCOS - refers to a condition where a woman produces more than her normal count of male hormones, resulting in a hormonal imbalance in the body that can lead to several symptoms such as missed periods and cysts in the ovaries.

August 1, 2019
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Breastfeeding Importance and Problems For Newborn and Mother 

Breastfeeding is nature’s way of providing newborns with a powerful and complete source of nutrition. Breastfeeding is also known to help mothers recover quickly from the many ‘side effects’ of childbirth.

August 3, 2019
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Cancer: Causes, Types and Tests recommended for cancer.

Cancer is a condition where ‘abnormal cells’ in our bodies divide and grow uncontrollably. Alternatively termed ‘malignancy’, the typical result of this unrestricted cell growth is the destruction of normal body tissue, tumours (the converse is not true

August 5, 2019
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Cancer Symptoms to Watch Out For in Men and Women.

Cancer can hit anyone anytime, no matter what his or her age. And while cancer still doesn’t have a cure, the chances of recovery if it is detected early on (and hasn’t spread significantly) is significantly higher.

August 8, 2019
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Breast Cancer: Causes, Tests, Treatment and Breast Cancer Symptoms

Breast Cancer is cancer of the breast lobules, breast ducts or fatty and connective tissues that are found within the breast. If they grow malignantly, Breast Cancer Cells can spread to other parts of the body (such as the chest wall or skin, for example) via the lymphatic system or the blood stream.

August 9, 2019
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CBC Test (Complete Blood Count) Purpose, Normal Range and Cost

CBC is an acronym for Complete Blood Count. A CBC Test is taken to measure and evaluate the overall health condition of one’s blood. A CBC Test will also indicate if one’s ‘blood health’ is suffering from disorders or infections such as Leukemia or Anemia.

August 10, 2019
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FNAC Test: Purpose, Normal Range and Cost

The term ‘FNAC Test’ stands for Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology. FNAC Tests – normally safe, quick and relatively inexpensive procedures - are done to study and examine masses or lumps under the surface of the skin (such as in the head or neck

August 20, 2019
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Vitamin D: Deficiency Symptoms, Benefits, Causes, Foods and Sources

Vitamin D is an essential vitamin for humans. The human body requires Vitamin D for regulating body minerals such as phosphorus and calcium, and also for the vital function of maintaining proper bone structure.