Caring for the Elderly

Caring for the Elderly

  Individuals who cross 60 years of age are termed as Elderly Individuals. This group of people are usually retired from their work and would start staying at home and spending time with their grandchildren. Elderly individuals require special care as they are more prone for medical health conditions and psychological conditions too!     […]

Adolescent Health Issues

Adolescent Health Issues

  About one fourth of India’s population is constituted by adolescents, accounting for a whopping 243 million!   Adolescent age period starts from 10 years of age and extends up to 19 years which is termed as Early Adolescence and from 20 years of age to 24 years is termed as Adulthood.  No doubt, the […]

Tips on Child Care for Working Parents

Tips on Child Care for Working Parents

  Parenting is not an easy task especially if you and your spouse both are employed! It would be a win – win situation to prioritize things – profession, child care, house hold chores.   Work Life or Work Family balance is extremely important and it is therefore necessary to plan and schedule family time […]

Health Tips for the Monsoons

Health Tips for the Monsoons

  All of us are excited to welcome the rains after the scorching summer heat, aren’t we? However, the onset of rains and the monsoons are associated with multiple health issues. It is therefore important for us to take extra care of ourselves during monsoons being prone to more illnesses. A few simple tips and […]

The Importance of Breastfeeding

The Importance of Breastfeeding

  After 9 months of pregnancy, when your bundle of joy is in your hands, mothers want nothing but the best for your child. The best thing that a mother can offer to her child is breast milk.     Breast milk offers innumerable health benefits to babies and breastfeeding benefits mothers as well. Studies […]

Anxiety Disorder – An Overview

Anxiety Disorder – An Overview

  Being anxious is part and parcel of life. The feeling of anxiety varies as per situations. A few might be anxious before exams, rest before interviews and so on. Feeling anxious for a certain period followed by complete steady behavior is considered to be normal.     What if the anxiety persists for longer […]

Hepatitis – An Overview

Hepatitis – An Overview

  Recent studies suggest an estimated 1.45 million deaths worldwide due to Viral Hepatitis. Also, highest number of leave of absence amongst working professionals due to sickness is also attributed to Hepatitis. What is Hepatitis? Hepatitis is an inflammation of the liver caused due to several factors both intrinsic and extrinsic.   What causes Hepatitis? […]

Hormone Therapy

Hormone Therapy

  Hormones are special and unique chemical messengers in the body that are created by the endocrine glands. They are essential to control major bodily functions from most of the simple things to the complex or difficult ones.   Certain conditions in the body either disease state or age-related results in limited production or no […]