What are the Signs of Anorexia ?

Anorexia isn’t a diet gone wrong or a game that young girls play to get attention. It’s a serious psychiatric disorder similar to depression and has one of the highest causes of mortality among the mental illnesses. This complex disorder is basically a form of self-starvation. People with this disorder usually starve themselves to death […]

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What are the Effects of Excessive Internet Usage ?

Over the past two decades or so, internet usage has been growing rampantly amongst all age groups. The internet was originally designed to help users connect with people across the globe, work remotely, shop online, support academics, conduct financial transactions as well as serve as a hotpot of the latest information on any topic. Unfortunately, […]

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Inherited Heart Diseases

Many heart diseases can be hereditary and affect more than one person in a family. Following the familial history, a doctor can determine the risks of another member developing the same condition and can offer timely preventative measures to prevent further grief. Some of these inherited cardiac disorders include congenital heart disease, cardiomyopathy, cardiac amyloidosis, […]

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Cures for Insomnia

Tired of spending your nights tossing and turning and counting sheep? Ok, it’s high time you accepted that you have a sleeping problem and that you need to find a solution. First of all, rest assured that you are not the only one undergoing sleepless nights. With modern lifestyles, insomnia is on the rise globally […]

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Consequences of Alcohol Consumption

Having a glass daily is okay, but then if you are unable to stop yourself from reaching for that second and third glass too, then you can be sure this is one habit that’s going to affect your health negatively in the long-term. The cumulative effect of binge drinking or excessive drinking over a long […]

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Things to Avoid During Pregnancy

While pregnancy is one of the best parts of your life, it does come with its own share of do’s and don’ts. And while there are no hard and fast rules to going about it, there are a few things you need to abstain from. However, don’t feel too bad about it as you can […]

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How to Prevent Muscle Loss

As you grow older, numerous changes take place in your body including your energy levels, memory, sex drive, to name a few. Most people are however unaware of another change that happens – loss of muscle mass and strength. This condition is known as Sarcopenia and commonly affects the older generation. About 5-13% of people […]

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Cosmetic Dermatology Treatments of the Face

Dermatology is a branch of medical science that deals with diagnosing and treating conditions of the skin, nails and hairs. Increasingly, dermatologists are having to deal with cosmetic issues too related to the skin’s structure and damages attained by it. With recent advances in medicine, dermatologists are becoming more like magicians – what’s missing is […]

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Types of Dermatological Treatments

With increasing presence of harmful chemicals in our environment as well as in our foods and water, the incidence of various kinds of diseases is on the rise, including dermatological conditions. These pollutants, radiations and contaminants that we are exposed to result in immuno-modulation, creating changes at the gene level. The advent of unhealthy diets […]

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Why are Women More Vulnerable to Stress?

Women readers might want to take a deep breath here before proceeding with reading this…. Since historical times, it’s always been the fairer sex who were offered the ‘smelling salts’ as they couldn’t withstand stress so well and tended to swoon. Women are also twice more likely to slip into depression and stress disorders than […]

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