Health

Poor Mental Health, Its Generational Cycles, And How TMS Health Solutions Can Help

Why do people work? While some people work for pleasure, joy, satisfaction, or out of civic-mindedness, the vast majority of people around the globe work only to earn an income, and nothing else. Being out of work can actually make people feel aimless and without goals; if anything, this popular reason workers give for maintaining employment is secondary to none ... Read More »

Close calls: Hospital-run clinics make healthcare quicker, easier

Hospitals are setting up standalone clinics where patients can consult with specialists, get basic treatments and procedures, pre- and post-operative care, chemotherapy and radiation, or just routine tests and check-ups. While the move helps free up space in hospitals, patients benefit by being treated closer to home, in more pleasant surroundings, with a lowered risk of hospital-acquired infection. In Delhi, ... Read More »

New study shows therapy for psoriasis can reduce heart plaque

New study shows that common therapy options for psoriasis (PSO)-a chronic inflammatory skin disease-can help reduce coronary plaque. According to a study conducted by the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions, not only do the psoriasis treatments reduce the volume of the plaque, but also the plaque becomes less inflammatory over time harbouring fewer characteristics prone to rupture and cause ... Read More »

Blood pressure and bananas have a strange connection. Peel details here

Blood pressure related ailments keeping you sick, and no medicine or lifestyle changes making any impact on lowering the count? Here’s help: Make bananas keep your BP in check. Bananas are loaded with a load of important vitamins and minerals: They are a rich source of vitamin C, calcium, magnesium, folate, phosphorus and potassium. One banana can provide us with around ... Read More »

Fight non-alcoholic fatty liver disease with these foods in your diet

Due to the increasing incidence of obesity other lifestyle related diseases, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) has emerged as a rising problem. We tell you how to cut down on your risk of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease by inculcating certain foods as part of your daily diet. But what is non-alcoholic fatty liver disease? It is a term for a liver condition which ... Read More »

Diet plan for your eyes, eat these big 5 foods daily to keep allergies away

Your eyes are by far the most sensitive organ in your body, and it requires the most sensitive care. When it comes to eye care, the glare of the summer sun or the heat are two things you need to protect your eyes from in this season. If you don’t, you could be dealing with a number of problems, such ... Read More »

Are you on antidepressants? It is linked to higher risk of dementia

While anti-depressants can help mental health patients deal with depression, long-term use of certain anti-depressants could have serious side effects. A large study done by researchers from the University of East Anglia’s School of Health Science have linked use of antidepressants to dementia, though they could not definitively conclude that the drugs were the cause. Previous studies have shown that medications commonly ... Read More »

Cannabis oil could help treat eczema and psoriasis, scientists say

It is estimated that around 60% of UK citizens have some sort of skin conditionand, for many, finding a cure can be hard work. However, a new treatment could be on the horizon for people who suffer with eczema or psoriasis, after new research shows cannabis to have a positive effect on their symptoms. A dermatologist explains how stress can affect your skin Scientists believe that ... Read More »

10 unusual things you could be allergic to

Sniffles, sneezing, runny nose—if this sounds like you every spring, you’re far from alone. About 44% of people in the United Kingdom suffer from at least one allergy, and that number is on the rise. For most people who suffer from allergies, symptoms are annoying, but not too severe; but for some, they can cause a life-threatening reaction called anaphylaxis. There are ... Read More »

10 things you need to stop hiding from your doctor

There are many reasons why people visit their GPs – some extremely serious, some totally trivial. But whatever the reason, there are always things we need to know. The problem is, a lot of the time, people are very reluctant to share important details. In an ideal world, your doctor should know pretty much everything about you, even if it ... Read More »