Cancer is not just a single disease but multiple diseases of a single name, so the obvious reason for people to get scared of. What makes it scarier is its late detection. Most of the cancer gets detected when its already spread to other parts of the body, which is called Metastatic until then it doesn’t show any symptom.
“Class, your exam is going to start from the next week, come prepared!”
For most of us, this one statement by the teacher used to make us feel dizzy and panicky.
The word ‘exam’ has been a dreaded word for most of us in our childhood. A few days before the exam used to be terrifying with hours of cramming and sleepless nights. I remember my exam days and I’m sure we all do. The exam is like an assessment that teats your learning and ability to implement that learning. As simple as it might sound, exams are a more serious affair than that.
Hasn’t the weather drastically changed in the last few days? With cold winds sweeping in, the day feels cool and the nights are unusually cold. Have you been watching the news recently? The whole of North India is drowned in the snow, quite an unusual weather for the end of January. Such unusual weather conditions are enough for spreading influenza virus.
Autoimmune Disease is a case of mistaken identity where the immune system instead of attacking the microbes, antigens, bacteria and virus attacks the healthy cells and tissues. Autoimmune disease has more than 100 varieties some of which involve a single organ (like Hashimoto’s thyroiditis or type 1 diabetes) and others that can invariably attack any organ or tissues (like lupus).
Appendicitis is a painful medical condition where the appendix gets inflamed, swollen and filled with pus. The appendix is a small, 3 ½ inches long (finger-shaped) tube that extends from the large intestine and appears on the right side of the abdomen. The role of the appendix is not definitely known but there was a study that suggested it might play a role in gut immunity. While we don’t know its specific purpose, we cannot live without it too, without facing adverse consequences.
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.
Many parents are concerned about their child’s height and weight. They want their child to be strong and tall as it is often regarded as a sign of good health. If your child complains about getting bullied in school because of his short height, then it is time to take care of his food habits and lifestyle patterns. Also if your child is a fussy eater, chances are that he might not be gaining enough height compared to his age and peer.
Keep reading to know the best diet plan that is not just healthy for your child but will also help in increasing the height. Besides, we’ll also give you some other tips that might contribute to increasing height.
The gallbladder is a pear-shaped four-inch size organ positioned below the liver in the upper-right section of the abdomen. It stores bile that helps to digest the fat from food in the intestine. When medical conditions like gallstones or cholecystitis affect the gallbladder, it is called gallbladder disease. Gallbladder problem is quite common and a number of people successfully undergo diagnosis and treatment.
With a hoard of health benefits, Omega-3 fatty acids are the healthy fats that must be a regular inclusion in the diet. Studies have shown that omega-3 reduce inflammation, control blood triglyceride levels and also lowers risk of developing dementia.
Most vegetarians and vegans think that it is difficult to get an adequate dose of omega-3 as fish oil capsules and fish are the best sources of these fats. However, contrary to the popular belief, there are six sources of omega-3 for the vegetarians and the vegans.