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May 5, 2022 Global perspective- Pediatric blindness leading to morbidity

The global prevalence of childhood blindness is approximately 1.4 million. Nearly 500,000 children become blind every year - nearly one per minute. Thus, the control of childhood blindness has been identified as a priority of the World Health Organisation’s (WHO) global initiative for the elimination of avoidable blindness by the year 2020.

March 24, 2022 Struggling With Unwanted Hairs?

The underlying causes of Hirsutism in women include a wide range of medical disorders. There may be no specific reason in certain circumstances. If a woman does not want to undergo treatment, removal of hair through cosmetics like waxing is always an option.

February 17, 2022 Diabetes

Diabetes is a chronic disease that is termed to be a long-lasting disease or health condition that affects how your way body turns food into energy. Diabetes is a health condition that occurs when your blood glucose, also called blood sugar, is too high.

February 14, 2022 Male Breast Enlargement – Gynecomastia

The condition of male breast enlargement is also known as Gynecomastia. This so-called Gynecomastia is a condition of overdeveloped or enlarged breasts that are seen to occur in many men which can occur at any age. This condition is seen occurring in men due to various changes which include, hormonal imbalance, heredity, obesity, or maybe due to consumption of certain drugs.

February 3, 2022 Knee Joint Osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis, is commonly known as wear-and-tear arthritis, is a condition in which the natural cushioning between joints--cartilage—wears away. When this happens, the bones of the joints rub more closely against one more with less of the shock benefits of cartilage. The rubbing results in pain, swelling, stiffness, decreased ability to move, and, sometimes the formation of bone spurs.

January 24, 2022 Back Pain

Back pain is not just back pain but it is also related to other parts of the back namely lower back pain, upper back pain. Back pain is one of the most common reasons people visit doctors or miss work, and also it is seen as one of the leading causes of disability worldwide.

January 24, 2022 Neck Pain

Let’s not miss any chance of understanding the anatomy of our very own body and also why do we suffer from different types of aches. To acknowledge each of these in detail, let us dwell deeper about what exactly is neck pain, why does our neck hurts sometimes, its causes, symptoms, diagnosis, etc.

January 12, 2022 PSORIASIS

Psoriasis is a disease related to skin that causes red, itchy scalpy patches, most commonly on the areas like knees, elbows, trunk, and scalp. Psoriasis is tagged to be a very common, long-term chronic disease which has no cure.

January 7, 2022 Sexual Health Problems in Men

Sexual Health is very well defined by The World Health Organization which explains sexual health is the state of physical, emotional, mental and social well-being in relation to sexuality, it is not purely the absence of disease, dysfunction or infirmity.

December 28, 2021 Infertility – A distressing problems in male or female

Infertility is a syndrome or disease related to male and female reproductive system defined as such that this condition of infertility occurs when a couple cannot conceive after having 12 months or more of regular unprotected sexual intercourse without use of birth control.

December 28, 2021 Early Pregnancy Miscarriage

Miscarriage is defined as the spontaneous loss of fetus before it is viable, before the 20th week of pregnancy. The medical term for miscarriage is termed as “Spontaneous Abortion”. Miscarriage is seen as the most common and distressing complications allied with early pregnancy that’s being faced by most of the women across the globe in the recent times.

December 3, 2021 Thyroid – Its Symptoms and causes

The thyroid gland is located beneath the skin in front of your neck. It is placed beneath Adam's apple and wraps around the trachea (which is so-called windpipe). The isthmus is a small layer of tissue in the gland's midsection that connects the two thyroid lobes on each side.