A period is part of a woman’s menstrual cycle. The menstrual cycle is the time from the first day of a woman’s period to the day before her next period. A period is a bleed from the womb (uterus) that is released through the vagina. It happens approximately every 28 days, although anywhere between 24 and 35 days is common.
Periods can begin when girls are between 8 and 16 years old, but usually start around the age of 12. They continue every month until the menopause (when a woman’s periods stop), which usually occurs between the ages of 45 and 55.
Heavy periods, also called menorrhagia, is when a woman [...]
Thyroid gland secretes hormone which plays a lot of important role in our body one important being to control metabolism. Hyperthyroidism is a condition in which our body secretes thyroid hormone more than reqiured. When the thyroid gland is overactive (hyperthyroidism) the body’s processes speed up and you may experience nervousness, anxiety, rapid heartbeat, hand tremor, excessive sweating, weight loss, and sleep problems, among other symptoms.
Symptoms: The symptoms of hyperthyroidism include the following:Fatigue or muscle weakness Hand tremors Mood swings Nervousness or anxiety Rapid heartbeat Heart palpitations or irregular heartbeat Skin [...]
SPIRIT – A healthy tongue is said to have spirit. The color is vibrant and vital and it moves with ease. BODILY COLOR – A pale-red or pretty pink color is considered healthy. It’s not too pale or too dark. This shows a healthy flow of blood reaching the tongue. BODY SHAPE – The tongue is supple, neither too flabby or too stiff. It has no cracks, does not tremble and is neither swollen nor thin. COATING – If there is a coating it’s thin and white. The coating will be a little bit thicker towards the root of the tongue. MOISTURE – The tongue is slightly moist, neither too [...]
Some disease are not that dreadly as they seems to be…. they can be cured easily if diagnosed at an early stageTheir course of disease and associated morbidity and mortality is significantly reduced if diagnosed early.Yes we are trying to emphasize the focus on early diagnosis and basically the screening programmes
Here are some screening test every female needs to undergo for safe and healthy life:Breast Cancer:
The earlier you find breast cancer, the better your chance of a cure. Small breast-cancers are less likely to spread to lymph nodes and vital organs like the lungs and brain. If you’re in your 20s or 30s, your health care provider should perform a breast [...]
Turning 40 is a milestone and often a time of transition.Your children may be growing up or you may be caring for your parents or considering a career change.
Get Yourself screened for certain ailments…So that you get time to fight against them…. ‘ prevetion is better than cure”
Prepare today so that you have a healthy and beautiful life ahead
Early diagnosis can change the final presentation of a lot of diseases… and can save one’s life
Checkups for people in their 40s and older include the following procedures:Body mass index (BMI) Blood glucose (sugar) — Under 45, ask your doctor. Starting at age [...]
Do you Feel tired all the day, even after taking enough of sleep. Your tiredness may actually point towards serious or any condition. Sometimes the cause of your tiredness is that your body is too tired to fulfill all the needs. Tiredness can decrease your efficiency of working and at the same time can increase your Stress. “If you’re still feeling the symptoms of fatigue after those changes, then you need professional help,” says Sandra Adamson Fryhofer, MD, an internal medicine doctor in Atlanta. Excess exhaustion could be the sign of a more serious medical condition that can be treated easily if diagnosed early.
Here are 7 Disease that may be the reason [...]
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 HypothyroidismFatigue 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 [...]