Alcohol and Smoking
If you have been a smoker, you will know how difficult it is to quit smoking. Lots of resolution, anti-smoking pills, nicotine patches, a day of going without smoking, suffering from nicotine withdrawals; quitting cigarette is a messy affair! In today’s topic, we will discuss how to eliminate nicotine from the system. To get further into the topic, let’s first learn what happens when we smoke and how nicotine affects our system.
There has been an alarming increase in the number of people being diagnosed by diseases be it diabetes, hypertension, cancer and cardiovascular diseases. As per WHO report hypertension affects 1.13 billion people all over the world and that increases the chances of stroke. The cardiovascular diseases have affected around 17.8 million people and caused 31% of deaths worldwide. Therefore, these conditions should be addressed at initial stages and curbed so that it doesn’t reach the severity.
In India, suicide is very common and a shocking 1/3rd of the world’s female suicide and 1/4th of male suicide is from the nation. Compared with the suicide rate in 1990, India’s global share to the number of suicides is on a significant rise. Why is India’s suicide rate so high? What has gone wrong? Most people believe that fearfulness; cowardly attitude and stupidity are the main reasons why people commit suicide. This is very unfortunate! Suicide is not an easy choice, nobody wants to kill themselves. It is very easy to judge people but it is difficult to walk in their shoes. Have you ever thought what a person has gone through to choose to self-kill? They might have tried very hard to live in peace but have lost to the struggle.
There are millions of cases in India is the recent years where people are suffering from high blood pressure. It is a very common condition where the blood forces against the arterial walls with a very high pressure that a prolonged continuation of this condition can lead to severe heart diseases and in some cases heart attacks even. High blood pressure is also known as hypertension and it is a dangerous condition. It makes the heart to work harder to pump the blood throughout the body.
Squamous Cell Carcinoma is also known as epidermoid carcinomas. These cancers result from squamous cells and can form on any surface of the skin or the lining of the hollow tracts of the body like respiratory tracts and upper digestive tracts. Almost 90% of head and neck cancer (cancer of throat, mouth, nasal cavity, nasopharynx, and surrounding structures) cases arise from squamous cell carcinoma.
While we have spoken about COPD recently, in today’s article we’ll see why making healthy food choices help to manage your COPD.
With the pollution increasing at the fastest pace, it is not surprising that more and more people are visiting the doctor’s clinic complaining of bronchitis and breathing issues. Breathing in the toxic pollution results in progressive lung diseases called chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). The most common of COPD are chronic bronchitis and emphysema. Most of the people with COPD suffer from both these conditions.
The liver is believed to be one of the crucial organs in the body and according to Ancient Chinese medicine “the physician who knows how to harmonize the liver knows how to treat a hundred diseases.” The liver is a multitasking organ as it regulates the metabolism, helps in healthy blood circulation, balances hormones, cleanses the blood, turns food into energy and aids a strong digestive system. If you are experiencing abnormal health symptoms like bloating, fatigue, constipation, and hormonal imbalances, then it is time to get your liver cleansed.
Jaundice is a symptom that might determine a liver, blood or gallbladder problem. The skin and the white portions of the eye turn yellow and most often newborn babies get it, but adults can have this too which adds up to some more serious health issues of the liver.
Snoring is an embarrassing situation for many but it is uncontrollable. But it is a common problem and it affects both the genders of all ages. Many people snore on a regular basis while others snore intermittently. This is a normal complaint among men.
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