obesity

Obesity

Obesity is excess body weight. Body weight of a person is due to muscle, fat, bones, body tissues and water content. Obesity is excess fat…

Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis or thinning bones is a disease of bones. The bone weakens due to decrease in bone density. Osteoporosis literally means “porous bones”. In osteoporosis…

social withdrawal

SOCIAL WITHDRAWAL

Severe social withdrawal also termed as Hikikomori is a serious socio-psychological disorder that mainly affects adolescents and young adults who live cut off from the…

kidney stones

Kidney Stones (Nephrolithiasis)

Kidney stones (Nephrolithiasis) are a hard deposits made from chemicals in the urine. These chemicals are essentially minerals and salts that are formed inside kidneys.…

art of happiness

SCIENCE & ART OF HAPPINESS

Am I happy ? Happiness is now viewed in various contexts and involves multiple disciplines as neurosciences, psychology, philosophy, economics and social policy. Further, it…

stroke

Stroke (Brain Attack)

A stroke is a condition of reduced or interrupted blood supply to the brain. This results into inadequate oxygen and nutrients supply to the brain.…

eating disorder

Eating Disorders

Eating disorders are serious and often fatal illnesses that lead to severe abnormalities in eating behaviours of patients. There is too much obsession with food,…

Medical error

Medication & Medical Errors

A medication (medicinal product) is the one that is intended to be taken by the patient for prevention, treatment or diagnosis of the disease. Medication…

bronchial asthma

Bronchial Asthma

Bronchial asthma commonly known as “asthma” is an inflammatory disease involving airways that cause periodic attacks of coughing, wheezing and shortness of breath. It can…