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Fasting in Ramadan: Health Benefits & Hazards

Fasting in Ramadan: Health Benefits & Hazards

As the Ramadan is here the question always comes up among the educated lot that is the fasting beneficial or injurious for health. In this section we discuss both pons…

Dengue Fever or Break bone Fever

Dengue Fever or Break bone Fever

Dengue fever (pronounced Den-gee) , also known as Dandy fever or Break bone fever, is a mosquito-borne infection that causes a severe flu-like illness. There are four different viruses that can…

Hypertension – Symptoms, Treatment & Diet

Hypertension – Symptoms, Treatment & Diet

What is Hypertension? Hypertension means high blood pressure. Blood pressure values are defined as high when they’re above normal range. Remember not to take hypertension lightly. Always consult your doctor…

Hairloss

Hairloss

Hair loss is a common, yet very disturbing phenomenon. It not only affects the looks of the individual but also the confidence usually. There are various reasons for hairloss, and…

COPD – symptoms, causes and treatment

COPD – symptoms, causes and treatment

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a chronic inflammatory disease of lungs. It causes the obstruction in the normal airflow to and from the lungs. COPD includes: Emphysema Chronic bronchitis…

Acne – causes and treatment

Acne – causes and treatment

Acne vulgaris, which we commonly know as acne only, is a disease of the skin with specific characters of its own like pimples (both papules or pustules), comedones (blackheads and…

Top 10 diseases in USA

Top 10 diseases in USA

Men and women tend to have almost the same common diseases in USA apparently, except for suicide (more common in men) and the diseases exclusive to males or female. We’ll…

Foot verrucae (causes, symptoms, prevention, treatment)

Foot verrucae (causes, symptoms, prevention, treatment)

Verrucae (often misspelled as verrucas) are warts on the planter surface (sole) of the foot. These warts develop on the lower side of the feet and are generally harmless. If…

Dry Needling, what it is and what it does

Dry Needling, what it is and what it does

Dry needling is a controversial treatment method and is also known as myofascial trigger point dry needling. It’s a technique in which needles are used to relieve pain and to…

10 Weight loss myths exposed

10 Weight loss myths exposed

Obesity and being overweight is a huge problem in this era of sedentary life style, specially in developed countries. Due to this reason, a lot of people are always trying…