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.
Hepatitis C is a liver infection that is caused by the hepatitis C virus. The hepatitis C virus invades the liver cells, and causes liver swelling and dysfunction.
Dementia is a collective word that is used to describe a group of symptoms affecting memory, social abilities, thinking, orientation, learning capacity, and communication.
A urinary tract infection (UTI) is a type of infection caused by microbes in the urinary tract. Our urinary tract comprises of kidneys, ureters, urethra, and bladder.
The diagnosis of a heart attack depends on the symptoms and the findings of the tests. The goal of diagnosis after a heart attack is to avert the immediate danger, limit the damage to the heart muscle and tissue, and try and get the patient on the road to recovery as quickly and painlessly as possible.
Bacteria are microscopic living things that have only one cell. There are both helpful and harmful bacteria. Some bacteria destroy cells causing infections and diseases, while others help with digestion and provide the vitamins necessary for the body.
Prostate-specific antigen is a protein produced by both cancerous and non-cancerous cells in the male prostate gland. Most of the PSA amount produced by the prostate gland is carried out of the body in semen, and only a small amount escapes into the bloodstream.
Cancer occurs when changes (mutation) takes place in the genes during cell growth. The mutation leads to uncontrollable cell growth.