Hypothyroidism is very common among general population, its prevalence is similar to iceberg. We exactly don’t know what is the exact number of population suffering from hypothyroidism.
You can very easily suspect your hypothyroidism by the symptoms:Symptoms of Hypothyroidism Fatigue Weakness Weight gain or increased difficulty losing weight Coarse, dry hair Dry, rough pale skin Hair loss Cold intolerance (you can’t tolerate cold temperatures like those around you) Muscle cramps and frequent muscle aches Constipation Depression Irritability Memory loss Heavy or irregular menstrual periods that may [...]
Its a quite surprising fact that just by counting the number of moles on your body you can have an idea about the risk of having cancer. But its a proven fact by studies. While not every mole is created equal, it seems that the amount of moles found on your right arm could indicate the amount you have on your entire body, and your risk of developing melanoma, says a study.
So, what are the facts? The study published in the British Journal of Dermatology looked at the data from 3,594 healthy, female twins between January 1995 and December 2003. Each set of twins had a skin examination performed which identified their skin type, hair, eye colour, as well as the amount of [...]
Here is the end of the mystery of white dots on our fingernails:1. Leukonychia
It is basically caused by the air filled in the upper base of the nails.2. Different shapes
It sometimes can take strips of patterns which are a serious case of air filling.3. Injury
Sometimes it may be caused due to an external injury or scratch.4. A vitamin deficiency or disorder
It may also indicate that you have a medical condition of vitamin deficiency or a disorder which is hereditary.5. Prevention and cure
Having zinc and protein rich foods will keep the white spots away if it is a [...]
Non-communicable disease such as heart disease, stroke, and diabetes are now starting a trend in India. So to combat that, you are advised to regularly drink cranberry juice every day.
WHO estimates that over the three diseases every year claiming 15.6 million lives worldwide. By doing so, more research is done to prevent the disease starts from food.
The researchers say, cranberries provide a rich source of protective compounds called polyphenols. It can support our body’s natural defenses and help create a balanced lifestyle to improve health.
To find the effectiveness of cranberries are rich in polyphenols, researchers from the US Department of [...]
Symptoms of mild or moderate dehydration :
You can usually treat mild to moderate dehydration at home, with the remedies suggested in this article. Common signs of mild to moderate dehydration include:Dark yellow or amber urine Infrequent urination Reduced sweat Increased thirst Dry mouth, nose, and eyes Skin that feels dry and [...]
“In the early stages of HIV infection, the most common symptoms are none,” says Michael Horberg, MD, director of HIV/AIDS for Kaiser Permanente, in Oakland, Calif. One in five people in the United States with HIV doesn’t know they have it, which is why it’s so important to get tested, especially if you have unprotected sex with more than one partner or use intravenous drugs.Fever
One of the first signs of ARS can be a mild fever, up to about 102 degrees F.
The fever, if it occurs at all, is often accompanied by other usually mild symptoms, such as fatigue, swollen lymph glands, and a sore throat.
“At this point the virus is moving [...]
Many of the symptoms on this list are very common everyday pains and maladies that people without cancer experience. But it is important to be in tune to what your body is telling you, and if you are experiencing one or more of these symptoms on a regular basis, you should talk to a doctor as soon as possible. Early detection is important and it could save your life.2. Pain Okay, so pain can have many causes, people have headaches and back aches all the time without any serious health problems. But persistent headaches can be an early sign of brain cancer and back pain can be a sign of rectal or ovarian cancer. If you start experiencing persistent pain, [...]