Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple Sclerosis

  There are numerous conditions that affect our brain i.e. nervous system. Of the numerous conditions, most of them render person with lifelong disability and make their lives in need of treatment till they live, one such condition is Multiple Sclerosis. It is a very common disorder but very little known to the general population. […]

Emergency Preparedness for Eye Injuries

Emergency Preparedness for Eye Injuries

  Accidents can happen any time and based on the body part injured, the first aid, management and treatment varies.   Managing injuries to delicate organs such as the eyes is not easy and one needs to be prepared should an injury ever occur.   Eye Injuries occur due to physical damage or injury, foreign […]

Food Safety Tips

Food Safety Tips

  Food is one of the essential commodities for our living. What we eat and how we eat matters, which means the food we eat needs to be safe – purchased safe, stored safe, handled and cooked safe.   A few tips to help you understand how to keep and consume safe food include:   […]

IMPACT OF EXERCISE ON MENTAL HEALTH

IMPACT OF EXERCISE ON MENTAL HEALTH

  Exercise has an overall good impact on our health; it makes a person fit physically and helps to keep the important enemies like cholesterol and heart ailments away.   But what not many people know about exercise is that, it works wonders on our mental health.   A few ways in which exercise helps […]

Ideal Diet?

Ideal Diet?

  The word ‘Diet’ gets thrown about a lot when talking about health and fitness. Diet is not just important from a weight loss perspective, but is also equally vital to stay fit and healthy. Diets vary based on community, region, etc – however a few key components are common to them all; they form […]

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

      Do you feel tired all the time despite getting enough rest? Are you unable to focus on work and other activities because you feel lethargic and tired? These are symptoms of a condition known as Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS). Chronic Fatigue Syndrome – Chronic Fatigue Syndrome is a complicated disorder characterized by […]

Dengue Fever – Preventive Tips

Dengue Fever – Preventive Tips

DENGUE FEVER   We’ve all heard about Dengue and are fairly familiar with what causes Dengue and what steps we can take to prevent Dengue and the spread of mosquitoes.   Dengue Fever – What you need to know!   Dengue is characterized by a drastic fall in blood platelet count. Symptoms mimic any other […]

International Nurses Day

International Nurses Day

   12th May – International Nurses Day   Have you ever visited a hospital or a clinic, thanked your Doctor but forgotten about your Nurse? It is rightly said that, ‘Doctors are the brain, but Nurses are the Heart of Healthcare’. Nurses are the first to start their work in managing patients and providing quality medical […]

Alcoholism

Alcoholism

  Alcohol raises eyebrows for many. It may represent fun, joy and party for a few and anger, resentment and depression for the others.     In today’s world, alcohol consumption is mere pleasure and a matter of prestige for certain individuals – Social Drinkers!   However, for another group of people, alcohol consumption becomes […]