• symptoms and causes of tonsils

    Dr Alex D’souza explains the symptoms and causes of tonsils and adenoids

    Lumps of soft tissue, tonsils and adenoids are you body’s first line of defense as part of the immune system. They bothare composed of tissues similar to the lymph nodes or glands, mainly found in the neck, groin, and armpits.  Dr Alex D’souza explains that both tonsils and adenoids function ...
  • fitness in Holi season

    Worried about fitness in Holi season? Follow these steps to stay in shape!

    With its rich culture and traditions, India celebrates a wide variety of festivals throughout the year. These festivals come with a range of delicious foods, and each has its own special food delight to offer. As we are about to celebrate Holi quite soon, we all know we’re going to ...
  • Habits of healthy women

    Everyday habits of Healthy Women you need to follow

    Being healthy is central to human happiness and their overall well-being. If you’re not healthy, there is nothing you can cherish in life. There is no greater wealth than it. A healthy person is an asset to his family, the society and to the entire nation. As a matter of ...
  • What is Chlamydia

    What is Chlamydia : It’s Causes and Treatment

    CHLAMYDIA: Chlamydia is a sexually transmitted disease and is common in the U.S. It is an infection caused by bacteria called Chlamydia trachomatis and can infect both men and women. While women develop it in the cervix, rectum, or throat, men can get it in the urethra (inside the penis), ...
  • What is Bronchitis

    What is Bronchitis: It’s Causes and Treatment

    Bronchitis: Bronchitis is an infection that develops in the bronchi, causing irritation and inflammation in the area. Bronchi refers to thelarge and medium-sized airways of the lungs. It branches off on both side of the trachea (windpipe), and lead to small airways inside the lungs. These minute branches are known ...
  • What is Herpes Simplex

    What is Herpes Simplex : It’s Causes and Treatment

    Herpes Simplex The herpes simplex virus is an infection that causes herpes. It can appear in various parts of the body, commonly on genitals or mouth. Also known as HSV, it is generally of 2 types: HS V-1: It can cause cold sores and fever blisters around the mouth and ...
  • What is Systematic lupus erythematous

    What is Systematic lupus erythematous: It’s Causes and Treatment

    Systematic lupus erythematous Meaning: Lupus is an autoimmune disease characterized by acute and chronic inflammation of various tissues in the body. When the tissues of body are attacked by its own immune system, it leads to auto immune disease. The human body’s immune system is very complex, which is designed ...
  • What is Schizophrenia

    What is Schizophrenia : It’s Causes and Treatment

    SHIZOPHRENIA: Usually appearing in late adolescence or early adulthood, Schizophrenia is a mental disorder. It is characterized by delusions, hallucinations, and other cognitive difficulties. In several cases, the disorder develops slowly, due to which individual doesn’t realize that they have been affected by it. While in other cases, the disorder ...
  • What is Pneumonia

    What is Pneumonia : It’s Causes and Treatment

    PNEUMONIA: Pneumonia is a bacterial or viral infection that develops in air sacs of the lungs. It is caused by viruses,bacteria or rarely, fungi. Most cases of pneumonia are caused by bacteria and are known as Streptococcus pneumonia (pneumococcal disease). However, viral pneumonia is more common in children. It can ...
  • how to treat hepatitis b naturally

    Dr Prasanna Goel enumerates all what you need to know about Hepatitis B virus

    A severe infection of the liver caused by a virus that's spread through blood and body fluids, Hepatitis B currently infects more than 400 million people across the globe. Various medical studies show that every year Hepatitis B infects 350 million people chronically and 50 million new cases are diagnosed ...