Category Archives: Women Health

Urinary Incontinence: Involuntary Leakage of Urine

Urinary Incontinence: Involuntary Leakage of Urine

Incontinence means overactive bladder. Urinary Incontinence is involuntary urine leakage. More than physical this distressing problem has impact one person’s quality of life. Urinary incontinence is due to underlying medical condition which can be treated. But it is under reported.

Effects of Abortion on Women

Effects of Abortion on Women

Medical term for terminating one’s pregnancy is called Abortion. Killing a child is also one form of expression for it. It has been a topic of debate for long: Abortion. The condition under which the abortion has been performed is

5 Ways to tackle Contraception

5 Ways to tackle Contraception

Contraception is for preventing pregnancy and the best method is to do abstinence that is not having sex. Well this is not for most of the people, but for people who don’t feel ready, religious reasons and don’t want to

Migraine Disrupts Daily Life: Know more about Cause and Triggers

Migraine Disrupts Daily Life: Know more about Cause and Triggers

Migraine is form of vascular headache. People who have the problem of migraine, their life gets disrupt due to pain which is very intensive. Migraine afflicts around 28 million Americans. Females are more vulnerable. What is Migraine? Migraine Headache is

Yoga to Remain Healthy and Fit

Yoga to Remain Healthy and Fit

Today’s life is filled more with stress, easily available unhealthy food, alcohol abuse, and smoking and so many diseases that Merck Manual needs to publish volumes every other year. The emphasis is not to criticize the life we are living;

Exercise with Medication for Depression shows No Signs of Improvement

Exercise with Medication for Depression shows No Signs of Improvement

June 7, 2012: The researchers have found that the combination of exercise and the conventional treatment for depression shows no improvement in recovery of patients suffering from depression. As per the study funded by National Health Service (NHS), there was

T-Dm1 Drug is a Smart Bomb for Treating Breast Cancer

T-Dm1 Drug is a Smart Bomb for Treating Breast Cancer

June 5, 2012: Doctors have successfully countered breast cancer using a drug named T-DM1, which delivers a toxic load on tumour cells without affecting the healthy cells. This drug is considered as the first ‘smart bomb’ on breast cancer. Tested

Breast Cancer: Women Working in Night Shifts are at Greater Risk

Breast Cancer: Women Working in Night Shifts are at Greater Risk

May 29, 2012: The Danish researchers have found that the women who work for at least three night shifts for about six years or more were more likely to develop breast cancer than those who did not work at nights.

Women are less informed about Post-Cancer Fertility

Women are less informed about Post-Cancer Fertility

May 26, 2012: A new study conducted by researchers of the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm has revealed that the young women are hardly informed that the cancer treatment could sometimes lead to infertility as compared to young men. The researchers

Breast Cancer: A Very Complicated Disease

Breast Cancer: A Very Complicated Disease

May 18, 2012: The researchers on Wednesday claimed that the breast cancer is a very complicated disease citing the findings of a new study of the protein-coding genes in 100 breast cancer tumours, which reveals vast differences amongst the cancers.