How is that possible? You’ve been doing your best, eating right and going for regular walks. You chalk it off to the scale being “broken” and ask your neighbor if you can borrow theirs. But when the same numbers pop up in front of you, you can’t help but wonder what’s going on.
October 4th, 2019 | medical health
Being a primary caregiver isn’t easy. In fact, it’s one of the toughest jobs you can take on. You need to bathe and feed your loved one time, make sure they don’t skip their meals, and most of all, you need to be there when they need a shoulder to cry on.
October 1st, 2019 | medical health
Sciatic pain can be triggered by the slightest movement, such as when bending over to grab something from the floor and it may get worse after standing or sitting, or after walking a long distance.
September 29th, 2019 | medical health
Doctors use many tests to find, or diagnose, cancer. They also do tests to learn if cancer has spread to another part of the body from where it started. If this happens, it is called metastasis. For example, imaging tests can show if the cancer has spread. Imaging tests show pictures of the inside of the body. Doctors may also do tests to learn which treatments could work best. For most types of cancer, a biopsy is the only sure way for the doctor to know if an area of the body has cancer. In a biopsy, the doctor takes a small sample of tissue for testing in a laboratory. If a biopsy is not possible, the doctor may suggest other tests that will help make a diagnosis. This section describes options for diagnosing this type of cancer. Not all tests listed below will be used for every person. Your doctor may consider these factors when
September 23rd, 2019 | medical health
There are 4 main types of leukemia, based on whether they are acute or chronic, and myeloid or lymphocytic: Acute myeloid (or myelogenous) leukemia (AML) Chronic myeloid (or myelogenous) leukemia (CML) Acute lymphocytic (or lymphoblastic) leukemia (ALL) Chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL)
August 30th, 2019 | miscellaneous
When it comes to inventions and research, the medical science industry is always one step ahead. This is because modern ways of living, lifestyle changes, and rise in environmental degradation and fall in food quality is giving rise to many new epidemics.
August 28th, 2019 | medical health
How many times have we seen a cupcake being taken away from someone’s hand just because they’re diabetic? Common misconceptions about this health condition are the reason why myths are born. If you’ve been diagnosed with diabetes with blood sugar levels higher than normal, you don’t instantly need to begin starvation.
August 28th, 2019 | everyday life
Sleep disorders are quite common and are challenging medical conditions. Learn more in this infographic below:
July 30th, 2019 | fitness
Osteoporosis is characterized by bone loss and is primarily concerned with bone disease. It causes bones to weaken and break easily if you fall or even from minimal bumps. Osteoporosis means porous bones because bones have larger holes as compared to healthy bones when observed under a microscope. The tissue structure becomes abnormal due to loss in mass or density.
July 26th, 2019 | blood heart circulation
People who have diabetes need to maintain their blood sugar levels to keep their condition in check. High blood sugar is also known as hyperglycemia and can be a cause for concern to people with diabetes with both type 1 and type 2 diabetes.