Causes of Excessive Sleeping

Causes of Excessive Sleeping

Causes of Excessive Sleeping Sleeping in, after a long day at work or even the weekends may seem like a natural, gratifying thing to do, but sleeping in on all the days can be really stressful, tiring and the result of an undeilying problem. Not to burst your bubble, sleeping for a long time can

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Menstrual Abnormalities In Adolescent Girls

Menstrual Abnormalities In Adolescent Girls

Menstrual Abnormalities In Adolescent Girls Abnormal bleeding due to hormones and sexually transmitted diseases are quite common in this age group Adolescent girls achieve puberty and they start having menstruation as a part of their pubertal development. But almost 75 per cent of adolescent girls have painful periods or dysmenorrhea. Other abnormalities of menstruation are

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How to Treat Varicose Veins

How to Treat Varicose Veins

How to Treat Varicose Veins Veins are blood vessels that restore blood from all the organs in the body towards the heart. The veins closer to the skin surface are called superficial veins. They handle less than ten per cent of the returned blood flow. But the veins that are deeper and closer to the

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Battling Cancer and Pain

Battling Cancer and Pain

Battling Cancer and Pain Fighting chronic pain which can be mild, moderate or severe on a daily basis, is part of the cancer struggle, which may be present for years to come Due to the treatment, many cancer patients and survivors experience pain. This pain may be continuous, intermittent or breakthrough pain and often subsides

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Beware of Hepatitis B Infection

Beware of Hepatitis B Infection

Beware of Hepatitis B Infection Recognized as a global health problem, hepatitis B is a viral infection of the liver that can lead to both acute and chronic disease. It is estimated that around two million people worldwide have been infected with the hepatitis B virus (HBV) with around 350 million chronically infected and around

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Preventing Common Infectious Diseases

Preventing Common Infectious Diseases

Preventing Common Infectious Diseases Key interventions to prevent common infectious diseases involve improved sanitation, e use of drinking water and an absolute stress on personal hygiene Though a robust system for disease surveillance and better fortification of health infrastructure is mandatory, a better portion of prevention depends on us to ward off diseases. Much is

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