World Tuberculosis Day 2018: One in ten Indian women affected by TB related ailment

With over 20 lakh cases of Tuberculosis worldwide, India is the second leading country to contribute to the related mortality rate. With over 20 lakh cases of Tuberculosis worldwide, India is the second leading country to contribute to the related mortality rate. Usually the TB bacteria affects the lungs, and if left unnoticed, it can also spread throughout the body and cause secondary infection affecting the kidneys, abdomen, brain, uterus and even the fallopian tubes. Genital TB can be a great cause of concern for both the partners if they are trying to…

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Yogasanas

Yogasanas help exercise external as well as internal body parts. This helps with proper body functioning, thereby ensuring good physical health, as well as mental peace and calm.The various postures help correct our physiological and physical imbalances and help us tone our musculo-skeletal system. If practiced properly and regularly, yoga has an extremely rejuvenative and therapeutic effect on our body. If you are a beginner, you should always perform the yogasanas under the supervision of an expert trainer, who would advice you on which asanas are good for you keeping…

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Ladies, do you suffer from PCOS? You might also be at risk of a fatty liver

A team of scientists has discovered an enzyme that increases male hormones and metabolic complications in women with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS). A team of scientists has discovered an enzyme that increases male hormones and metabolic complications – Type-2 diabetes and fatty liver disease – in women with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS). The researchers found an enzyme, AKR1C3—that activates male hormone in the fat tissue of women with PCOS—has been identified, which could rise the risk of metabolic health complications, including Type-2 diabetes and fatty liver disease. According to researchers…

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