Yoga is usually understood as being limited to asanas or poses, and the advantages of yoga are associated with only physical well-being. However, yoga is also known for helping people manage stress and has many health benefits.
Vitamin B12 is an ‘Essential Vitamin’, which means that the human body will not be able to function properly in its absence. Vitamin B12 allows our DNA, red blood cells and nerves to carry out their normal, day to day activities.
The Chikungunya virus is brought on by the bite of a mosquito. While not fatal or contagious (normally), the symptoms - fever and joint pain – can be acute, and the suffering can be long lasting. There was a time when Chikungunya was considered a ‘tropical illness’.
The flu, or influenza, is an infectious disease that is triggered by the influenza virus. Flu (that is, the influenza virus) infects the respiratory tract – the nose, throat and lung.
Jaundice is a term describes the yellowing of skin and eyes caused by an increased amount of bilirubin in the blood. Bilirubin is formed when haemoglobin breaks down as a part of the natural process of cell recycling.
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.
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.
Want to skip the evening gym session because you’re still reeling from a bad client presentation at work? Relax – the feeling will pass. After all, you’re probably just a little stressed out. But if you find a strange aversion towards all things
In diagnostics, we colloquially refer to a set of imaging technologies that target to achieve the same result with similar principles as a “modality”.