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.
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.
Insomnia is a sleep disorder in which individuals find it difficult to fall asleep or wake up too early and are not able to sleep again.
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’.
Winter season has finally arrived. While people are enjoying the chilly winters, it is equally essential to give warmth to your body,...
Depression is a deeper and more intense ‘condition’ as compared to stress. It is characterised by pronounced mood swings that can leave us ‘low and unhappy’..
Diabetes is a disease that occurs when your blood glucose, also called blood sugar, is too high. Blood glucose is your main source of energy and comes from the food you eat. Insulin, a hormone made by the pancreas, helps glucose from food get into your...
The common cold is a viral infection affecting the nose and respiratory tract. Sneezing, runny nose, sore throat, and coughing are the most common symptoms of cold.
Uroflowmetry is a simple, diagnostic screening procedure used to measure the flow rate of urine over time. Read more about Uroflowmetry test here
During winters, our body heat usually experiences a fall as the environment cools. At the same time, our body is adapting to climate change.