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  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia – Everything You Should Know

    Chronic Myeloid Leukemia – Everything You Should Know

    Cancer can be a deadly disease which leaves people with many complications if they do manage to undergo treatment to get over the same. There are many kinds of this disease which can afflict many people in many different ways, the world over. Leukemia is a kind of cancer that affects the body and the...

  • Breast cancer, things to know

    Breast cancer, things to know

    Breast cancer can affect both men and women. In fact, this is one of the most common types of cancer to affect people. There are two categories of breast cancer; invasive cancer that spreads to surrounding tissues and non-invasive breast cancer that does not spread to the surrounding tissues. Non-invasive breast cancer is termed as...

  • Signs to Watch out for Psoriatic Arthritis

    Signs to Watch out for Psoriatic Arthritis

    Psoriasis is an autoimmune disease characterized by skin cells developing too quickly. Excess skin cells lead to the creation of skin lesions. Every 3 in 10 people who are suffering from psoriasis end up contracting psoriatic arthritis. Psoriatic arthritis is an autoimmune condition characterized by the body attacking healthy joints. This results in inflammation. If...

  • Spinal muscular atrophy caregivers – 4 ideal qualities to look for

    Spinal muscular atrophy caregivers – 4 ideal qualities to look for

    Spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) is a genetic disease that can affect those parts of the nervous system that control the movements of voluntary muscles. Most of the nerve cells that control the muscles are located in the spinal cord. SMA primarily impacts the voluntary muscles as they don’t receive signals from these nerve cells. SMA...

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  • An overview of the symptoms of Parkinson’s disease

    An overview of the symptoms of Parkinson’s disease

    Parkinson’s disease is a neurological disorder where the reason is unknown but there is a cure for it. It is a progressing disease and as one grows with it the symptoms grow progressively worse. There is nerve cell in the brain that secrete a neurotransmitter called dopamine. As one grows old these cells start dying...

  • Neuropathy – An Overview

    Neuropathy – An Overview

    Neuropathy means the nerve is having some problem or a nerve with a problem. In only a small percentage it is ever without an underlying cause. These cases where no cause could be found. This is known as the Idiopathic type and it is treated for the symptoms. Neuropathy has no cure per se. It...

  • Select the test for your tubal reversal

    Select the test for your tubal reversal

    Once you have undergone a sterilization process and had your tubal ligation surgery, there is no reason for you to lose complete hopes of getting pregnant. The tubal reversal surgery will allow you to regain your fertility. A surgeon will reopen, untie or reconnect your fallopian tube so you are able to conceive a baby....

  • Everything you need to know about a knee surgery

    Everything you need to know about a knee surgery

    A knee surgery is too generic a name to describe any one procedure. However, it is normally meant to mean either a partial or a total knee replacement. It needs to be understood that there are other surgical interventions carried out in the knee as well. Components of a knee Some of the common procedures...

  • Retina: Some common complaints and their treatments

    Retina: Some common complaints and their treatments

    The eye is one’s window to the outside world. It is important that we protect this gift with all our efforts. To fulfill that, one needs to know what the common ailments the eyes suffer from and their signs and symptoms and the fact that not taking precautions has great potential for serious damages. Many...

  • Advancements in Orthopedics

    Advancements in Orthopedics

    The world of orthopedics has seen revolutionary advancements right from the very beginning. In fact, many discoveries of the mid-20th century reached fruition in the early 21st century. One such discovery is what is called Bone Matrix Protein or BMP. In 1965, Dr. Marshall Urist, M.D., discovered that decalcified bone matrix induced new bone growth....

  • Advancement in treatments of neurological disorders

    Advancement in treatments of neurological disorders

    Specific causes for neurological disorders are various and depends on each case. Neurological disorders encompass a vast variety of cases from congenital malformations, immune system driven, cardiovascular system related and degenerative and a lot others. Each disorder has its own peculiar symptoms. Many has no known cause and are idiopathic. Degenerative disorders like Parkinson’s and...

  • Multiple sclerosis –  Things you need to know

    Multiple sclerosis – Things you need to know

    There are no specific diagnostic tests for the diagnosis of Multiple Sclerosis. The general approach is to test for usual diseases that have similar symptoms and eliminate the likely conditions. A diagnosis is then arrived at by elimination of the common conditions that mimic MS. This method of diagnosis is often employed to diagnose difficult...

  • Orthopedics – Recent advancements

    Orthopedics – Recent advancements

    Recent advancements in orthopedics made it clear that the lesser the tissues are handled in surgical intervention, the lesser run the risks of infections as well as shock for the tissue, which makes recovery a quicker process. The overall outcome of the patients is also better.  Advancements in the early 20th century In the beginning...

  • Remedies to reduce your cholesterol levels

    Remedies to reduce your cholesterol levels

    Cholesterol is a component essential for your bodily functions and is both good and bad in a way. Too much cholesterol can lead to health problems and sever complications in the long run; however, too little can hamper healthy growth of skins, organs, and other bodily functions. Maintaining a delicate balance can be tricky, which...

  • Hauptvorteile von tragbaren Treppenliften für Senioren

    Hauptvorteile von tragbaren Treppenliften für Senioren

    Tragbare Treppenlifte sind ein revolutionäres Werkzeug zur Verbesserung der Lebensqualität älterer Menschen, indem sie ihnen Bequemlichkeit und Komfort bieten. Diese innovativen Geräte bieten eine umfassende Lösung für das Navigieren auf Treppen und bieten viele Vorteile wie Benutzerfreundlichkeit, Kosteneffizienz und verbesserte Mobilität für Senioren mit Mobilitätsproblemen. Im Gegensatz zu ihren herkömmlichen Gegenstücken bieten diese tragbaren Optionen...

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