Tag: Health and Fitness

Doctors say, gastroparesis is stomach paralysis, where the stomach is unable to function in normal movements. It’s not always gastroparesis if your stomach is upset most of the time and not emptying properly but yes, it can be. The gastric…

What is a septic shock? Septic shock is when you experience a severe drop in blood pressure that may lead to respiratory or heart failure, stroke, and even death. However, it is the final stage of sepsis. The cause of…

What is National Health Center Week? The second week of August of every year is dedicated to recognize the contribution of community, migrants, homeless and Public Housing Health Centers in the USA, which is known as National Health Center Week.…

  We hardly pay attention to our bones and often take them for granted, until our bones start showing the signs that they are about to retire. The fact is our bones are just like any other part of our…

Every year the world observes the 13th of August as ‘World Organ Donation Day’. Ironically, every year around 500,000 people die due to unavailability of organs. An organ donor plays a major role in saving other’s life. One person can…

People with chronic pain need immediate pain relief that is more effective and durable than conventional pain management options. Hence, for such people ‘Nerve blocks’ are common and effective treatment. Though clinically, nerve blocks are procedures that can help manage…

What is PCOS? Polycystic Ovary Syndrome is the most common sign of a teenage girl with a hormonal imbalance. However, besides PCOS there are many other visible symptoms that indicate underlying hormonal imbalances like – Irregular menstrual cycle –The normal…

  Synacthen test keeps a check on adrenal glands. The test basically aims at the stimulation of the adrenal glands and checks the level of cortisol made by them. Endocrinologist prescribes the test, if they suspect any abnormal hormonal levels,…

 The reason behind the exponential increase in the rate of peanut allergies in the United States and other westernized countries is not clear, yet this is the topic of great concern. Risk factors for peanut allergies incorporate – Family or…

  When traveling With Your Children – Learn To Deal With Travel Sickness. Travel sickness is common in children. It occurs particularly during car and train journeys and causes considerable inconvenience to the parents. Sea-sickness is also common in small…