Health Insurance and Protection is Must for Everyone

There is constant growth and development in field of medical science. There are new methods and treatments available for treating various diseases. There is no doubt about the fact there are many vaccinations available which immune us from many medical conditions. But the various diseases have always caught us unaware and we have to pay

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World AIDS Day 2012

Every 1st December is marked as Worlds AIDS Day which is dedicated to raise awareness of AIDS and HIV infection. In year 1995 the President of United States made proclamation of World AIDS Day. Governments of many nations followed the suit. AIDS is Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome. AIDS is caused by the Human Immunodeficiency Virus. To

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Anemia: Understand the Basics

Anemia is condition in which there is lack of healthy red blood cells in blood. Red blood cells main function is to transport oxygen to organs in body. And if the red blood cells are deficient in the Hemoglobin, then body doesn’t get enough oxygen. Anemia is one of the common blood conditions in United

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How to Gain Right Weight during Pregnancy

During Pregnancy you need to gain right weight. For an average weight woman you should gain 25 pounds to 35 pounds during the pregnancy. And women who are overweight should gain 15 pounds to 25 pounds only. How to Gain Right Weight during Pregnancy: If you are suggested to gain weight during pregnancy then here

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Fiber for Losing Weight

Eating food rich in fiber like yogurt, breakfast bars, and soy milk may not help you lose weight. You need to know what right fiber you must consume which will help you lose weight. Study has been published in Journal of Academy of Nutrition which has found that breakfast bars which has assed fibers don’t

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Suffering from Migraine – Lessen Your Head-ache

Suffering from Migraine – Lessen Your Head-ache

Migraines and all kinds of headache – like sinus headache and tension headache – are agonizing and disturb the peace of life. Symptoms of migraine include a thumping headache, sickness and sensitivity to light. Headache medications comprises of different forms of substances giving relief from pain. Migraine treatments can include anti nausea medicines and therapies

Five Steps of Breast Cancer Self Examination

Five Steps of Breast Cancer Self Examination

It is important that you take the breast cancer self-exam on a regular basis. It will help you to detect if you are affected, at an early stage and thus help you to start with your medications sooner. Step 1 Check your breasts in the mirror by pulling your shoulders straight and arms on your

Flat Stomach Without Hitting the Gym

Flat Stomach Without Hitting the Gym

Getting flat stomach is desired by all, for that going regularly to gym is necessary. But do we really follow this routine of going gym regularly. Rather do we have so much time in the fast paced life to train for getting flat stomach? To make your dream come true of flat stomach there are

‘Oral Cancer Virus’ is More Common Amongst Men

‘Oral Cancer Virus’ is More Common Amongst Men

A study conducted on 5,500 people aged between 14 and 69 years revealed that around 10% of men are infected with oral HPV compared to 3.6% of women. The study conducted by the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) has revealed this data of the HPV infected people. HPV is the major cause of

Healthcare Solutions through Social Media and Cell Phones

Healthcare Solutions through Social Media and Cell Phones

The Nova Southeastern University’s College of Pharmacy has launched the very first center in America for Consumer Health Informatics and Research which delivers solutions for health care, via social media and through the cell phones. The center has mission of making new discoveries in health using the consumer’s health information which is the integration of

Green Tea: Packed With Immense Health Benefits

Green Tea: Packed With Immense Health Benefits

There are many types of green tea available in the market, all help in stimulating you while functioning as the immense health booster. A number of benefits are associated with green tea which should be consumed everyday to stay fit and fine. In fact, nutritionists, scientists and other reputable health care providers always recommend drinking

Fighting Depression

Fighting Depression

Do you feel low more than often? Do you experience unexpected mood swings? Are you depressed and clueless about how to come over it?? No problem exits without a solution and this problem too can be addressed. Gain more knowledge of this frequent mood disorder as well as its symptoms and prevention. This will help

Is Sex Safe After Heart Attack?

Is Sex Safe After Heart Attack?

Cardiovascular diseases are one of the common chronic ailments faced by lots of people all over world. Men are more prone to heart attack as compared to females. And the person who has recently suffered a heart attack, one of the difficult questions to ask doctor is how soon will sex be safe? Resuming to

Getting Rid of Wrinkles and Signs of Aging

Getting Rid of Wrinkles and Signs of Aging

Ageing is not only addition of numbers but it is the compilation of many years of experiences, maturation and memories. It is about knowing life better than many and one must take pride in that rather than hiding it With a little care and changes in our life style you can fight the  process of

Battle Against Breast Cancer

Battle Against Breast Cancer

If someone close to your heart has been suffering from breast cancer, it’s necessary to understand some essentials about how and what causes breast cancer. Prior to talking about breast cancer it is vital to be aware of the structure of a breast. Normally breast comprises of glands producing milk which are connected to the skin

Simple Exercise Tips While at Work

Simple Exercise Tips While at Work

Most of use would agree that in the existing lifestyle scenario, maintaining fitness levels is very difficult. Most of us are successfully able to come up with excuses and skip our exercise schedule. We need to take out time for our fitness or find alternatives and make sure that our fitness is not compromised even

Cosmetic Surgery Booming Despite Health Scare by French Implant Company

Cosmetic Surgery Booming Despite Health Scare by French Implant Company

As per the new study conducted by the Paris-based IMCAS, which represents plastic surgeons and dermatologists, the beauty procedures grew globally by 10.1% year-on-year in 2011 to 3.8 billion euros as against 3.2 billion euros. These beauty procedures include liposuction, breast implants and botox injections. Explaining the dynamism of the sector, the study points out

What is Thalassemia?

What is Thalassemia?

Thalassemia is a blood disorder which is inherited and causes reduction of hemoglobin and red blood cells in the body to be less than normal. There are many times of thalassemias which exist, which include alpha-thalassemia, beta-thalassemia, Cooley’s anemia and Mediterranean anemia. Hemoglobin is that substance in our body which allows the blood cells to

Dehydration – Causes, Precautions and Treatment

Dehydration – Causes, Precautions and Treatment

When your body starts losing more fluid then it takes in, and your body is short of water and other fluids to normally carry out the functions. And if you do not refuel those lost fluids, you might get dehydrated. Most of the common causes of dehydration include vomiting, excess sweating or diarrhea. Even if

Symptoms That Warrant Medical Attention

Symptoms That Warrant Medical Attention

Firstly, it is very important that you see a health care provider on a regular basis. We all need health screenings, counseling, preventive care and immunizations. There are few common symptoms that require medical attention immediately. Few of them are chest pain, unexplained bleeding, abdominal pain, etc; on the other hand there are symptoms that