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…

anemia

Anemia

Anemia is the most common blood condition that develops when blood lacks adequate healthy red blood cells (RBCs) or haemoglobin (Hb). To understand anemia, let…