Diseases

Fitness tips: Here’s how to exercise with knee pain

Knee pain is a common complaint affecting people of all ages. Knee pain can be caused by various reasons. Identifying the cause of knee pain can help a person seek treatment and...

A blood test and other factors that say you’re stressed

You may be surprised to learn this, but there is a blood test which can reveal how stressed you are. ​It is called the cortisol blood test. Cortisol is a stress hormone released...

Bizarre: You may willingly ampute a healthy limb if you have body integrity identity...

There are many rare conditions that people suffer from. Some of these conditions have no explanations and defy all medical logic. Some of these rare conditions come up occasionally to perplex the...

Signs and symptoms of breast cancer you should be aware of

Breast cancer is believed to be the second leading cause of cancer death in women after lung cancer. This cancer develops in breast cells, typically in the lobules or the ducts of...

Are you disinfecting your smartphone? Coronavirus may live on it for days

Health experts have advising people to wash their hands more often to protect themselves from the coronavirus infection. Besides, other precautionary measures, people are advised to regularly disinfect certain surfaces like doorknobs,...

Do you suffer from dry eyes? Easy and effective ways to get rid of...

Dry eyes can be an irritating condition where you experience a stinging or burning sensation. It can give you bloodshot eyes and you may experience a stringy discharge from your eyes if...

Pregnancy and diabetes: Things to keep in mind if you high blood sugar and...

 If you have diabetes and planning to have a baby, you should control your blood glucose levels before conception. Keeping it as close to normal as possible. This will increase your chance...

Geriatric hypotension is a common cause of injuries in older people: Know how to...

According to a new research, geriatric hypotension is associated with frailty and falls in older people. The Journal of the American Heart Association published the research which studies the relationship between geriatric...

How COVID-19 is different from SARS and MERS

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought the world into a standstill, threatening the lives of millions of people. The viral outbreak, which began at a wet market in the Chinese city of Wuhan...

Coronavirus prevention: Safety tips for kidney patients

The coronavirus pandemic that is currently ravaging the globe is especially risky for the elderly and also for people with underlying health conditions. In fact, according to Dr. Ravi Shekhar Jha, HOD...