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.
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’.
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
Dengue (pronounced den-gee) is a mosquito borne viral disease that can lead to severe illness, which can potentially be fatal. Also referred to as Breakbone Fever, Dengue is caused by four different viruses,
Uroflowmetry is a simple, diagnostic screening procedure used to measure the flow rate of urine over time. Read more about Uroflowmetry test here
When one has Type 2 Diabetes, the body is not able to use or manage the Insulin in the correct way, or a person has ‘Insulin resistance’...
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.
The ESR test specifically measures how quickly the red blood cells settle at the bottom of a test tube containing the blood samples.
Prostate health, diseases and remedies: All you need to know. Prostate meaning:- It’s an important part of the male body.
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.