Oral Cancer

Laxmi, 25 year old female patient comes to the hospital with persistent reddish white lump in her mouth region (photograph above). She mainly complains of difficulty in eating and pain in that region. She had a chronic habit of tobacco chewing which she developed by observing her father and that for instance led her to […]

HPV Vaccine: Effectiveness, Side Effect, Risk, Facts, Schedule

What is HPV? Human Papilloma Virus or commonly referred to as the HPV is one of the difficult viruses. And the HPV is mostly associated with Cervical cancers. HPV is a double-stranded DNA virus and is classified into various numerical types.  Types 6 and 11 are associated with 90% of cases of genital HPV warts, […]

Treatment of Eczema through Homeopathy

Eczema, also known as atopic dermatitis is a skin condition that manifests as raised red rash. There is a lot of itching on the skin. The skin may bleed on scratching. It may start early in childhood. There is no known cause of eczema. It is believed that it is an immune-related disorder and genetics […]

Sedentary Lifestyle- Effects and Management

Do you have a sedentary lifestyle? What are the bad effects and how best to manage them! Modern-day improvements in transportation’s, food varieties, entertainments all considered essentials for survival, have pushed humans into a “sedentary mode”. A sedentary lifestyle is not just a choice of lifestyle for many but the mode of survival. True the […]

Nutritional Anemia – a common nutritional deficiency

Nutritional anemia is one of the most common and widespread nutritional deficiency in the world. Recent WHO data indicates that it affect over 30 percent of the world’s population.It occurs due to lack of certain vitamins and minerals. People with anemia typically feel tired and weak. However, in most cases it can be easily diagnosed […]

Food Sensitivity – An abnormal response to food

Now a days, it seems that everyone is facing some kind of reaction to food. It can either result in mild or severe symptoms like eczema. It can occur due to various reasons like absence of an enzyme or presence of harmful chemicals or toxins. But, it is important to identify whether it is food […]

Dandruff

Those white flakes on your shoulder looking prominent on your favourite black garment can spoil the mood of celebration you all up dressed for. Dandruff, as we call, are those white flakes that not only spoil the look but requires medical attention. To understand the clinical condition of Dandruff it is important to understand the […]

Migraine- a chronic and ongoing neurological disorder

A migraine is a chronic neurological condition which is characterized by severe head pain accompanied by other disabling symptoms. It is not just a normal headache. In fact, it is a kind of a severe headache which usually occur on one side of the head. It is often accompanied by vomiting, nausea and sensitivity to […]

Ulcerative Colitis- a chronic inflammatory disorder

Introduction Ulcerative Colitis (UC) is a chronic and ongoing disease that affects the colon part of the large intestine. In this disease, the lining of the colon becomes inflamed and develops tiny open sores called ulcers. The combination of ulcer and inflammation can cause a feeling of discomfort and frequent emptying of the colon. It […]