Tag: healthy living

  Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), can turn your mind, which causes a roller coaster ride of negative thoughts, absolutely with no stops. If you allow negative thoughts and feelings to thrive. Our action and physical sensation are directly proportionate to our…

Down Syndrome The most common chromosomal disorder in humans, Down syndrome occurs in 1 out of 1000 births. There are typically 23 pairs of chromosomes in human cells when there is a presence of partial or an entire extra chromosome…

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,…

Iron Deficiency Anemia – Are You At Risk? One of the most common types of anemia is iron deficiency anemia, which happens when there is a deficiency of iron in the body. Above all, iron which is required to form…

 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…

Hepatitis is basically an inflammatory condition of the liver, usually caused by a viral infection but it is not the only cause of hepatitis. On this ‘World Hepatitis Day’ WHO has decided on the theme ‘Test. Treat. Hepatitis’. A grave…

What is Aromatherapy? Aromatherapy is an alternative medical therapy that makes use of natural oils extracted from plant materials. It heals a person psychologically as well as physically. The inhalation of aroma from these ‘essential oils’ helps stimulate brain function. ‘Essential…

What is cord blood? Umbilical cord blood is blood that remains in the placenta and in the attached umbilical cord after childbirth. Cord blood is collected because it contains stem, which can be used to treat the hematopoietic and genetic…