sleep disorders

SLEEP DISORDERS

Good night sleep is important for physical, mental and social well-being of a person. Sleeping disorders include inconsistent sleep/wake pattern, difficulty in onset of sleep…

disease mongering

Disease Mongering

Aldous Huxley wrote that “Medical science has made such tremendous progress that there is hardly a healthy human left” Disease mongering can generate tremendous debate…

URINARY TRACT INFECTION

URINARY TRACT INFECTION (UTI)

Urinary tract includes kidney, ureter (tube joining kidney and bladder), urinary bladder (stores the urine) and urethra (tube through which urine exits the body). Urinary…

music and medicine

MUSIC & MEDICINE

The role of music in health has been studied since ancient times. Music was utilized in Asia, Egypt, Romania, Africa and America to improve spirits,…

alcohol use disorder

Alcohol Use Disorder (AUD)

Alcohol consumption is quite common among people of all socio-economic status. Alcohol is known to cause addiction though everyone who consumes alcohol will not be…

Alzheimer

Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is an irreversible, progressive brain disease that slowly destroys memory and thinking skills. It is the most common type of dementia, a…