5 Tips To Prevent Neck Pain


Sometimes we take certain things for granted – even our own bodies. It’s only when a body part begins complaining in the language of pain, do we realize its importance. Take the example of our neck. Thanks to spending longer hours hunched over our laptops and mobiles, more of us are experiencing neck pain. There are many causes for neck ... Read More »

How to maintain IBS food diary


Suffering from Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)? Finding it difficult to recognize which foods are causing trouble? Why don’t you keep a food diary? Read on to find out how you can maintain an IBS food diary. When you suffer from IBS, certain food stuffs irritate your digestive system. Since there are varieties of triggering factors contributing to your disturbance, it ... Read More »

Top 6 Signs of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in Adults


Priyanka was taken aback when her four year old son’s teacher asked her to meet the school counselor, “Your son may be suffering from signs of  ADHD or Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.” “So what if my son is a little disorganized and forgetful? Those are just harmless personality traits that he has picked up from me!” thought Priyanka. However, after ... Read More »

Why Do I Get Migraine?


Migraine headaches are severe painful headaches that are associated with nausea, vomiting, sensitivity to light or sound etc. Despite the huge leaps in medical science, the exact cause of migraine has not yet been pinpointed. Migraine is believed to be a strongly inheritable disorder as suggested by occurrence in families. Genetic factors: Genetic susceptibility combined with multiple other factors predisposes ... Read More »

Homoeopathy Treatment Of Warts – A Better Solution


What Is A Wart? Warts are skin growths which are caused by Human papilloma virus (HPV). Before we look at homoeopathy treatment for warts, let us have a look at what warts are. The HPV virus stimulates extra growth over the skin anywhere on the body. Warts are contagious and spread from skin-to-skin contact, sharing the same towels, handkerchiefs, clothes; ... Read More »

Could your Back Pain be Ankylosing Spondylitis?


Lower back pain has become a lifestyle disorder and one of the commonest reasons for absenteeism. Long sitting hours, bad postural habits, and sedentary life has made life difficult. Commonly back pain can be caused by any mechanical reasons like falls, sprains, herniated discs or age related disorders etc. But is it just a simple backache or something else? Are ... Read More »

How To Prevent Foot Ulcers In Diabetes?


Diabetic Foot Ulcers: Diabetics tend to have impaired wound healing mechanisms. A diabetic foot ulcer is a common complication of diabetes mellitus resulting from this impaired healing. Of the various types of foot ulcers in diabetics, arterial, neurotrophic and venous ulcers are the commonest. Foot Ulcers – A Dreaded Complication: Getting treated for a diabetic foot ulcer is time consuming ... Read More »

Could my Fever be Dengue Fever?


Not every fever is innocent and not every bodyache is to be ignored casually. Especially when you have a mosquito menace in your area, or you have heard of people suffering from dengue in your city. Dengue: Dengue is a viral disease spread by mosquitoes. It enters the body of a healthy human being when he/she is bitten by a ... Read More »

Signs you may have Oral Lichen Planus


Does your mouth hurt on having even the slightest of spicy meals? Is there any discomfort while drinking hot tea or coffee? Do you have a metallic taste in your mouth? Oral Lichen Planus: Mouth affection of Lichen Planus (called oral lichen planus) is a chronic ongoing auto immune disease which affects the mucous membrane of mouth, causing discomfort in ... Read More »