Suicide should be viewed as silent help seeking and not a crime. The Mental Healthcare Act 2017. Decriminalized suicide and helped reduce stigma. All of us know at least one person whom we lost to suicide. The immediate family and close friends are called suicide survivors. Who survive with the pain and sometimes guilt when
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Under eye dark circles,Periorbital melanosis,panda eyes,perioricular hyperpigmentation are all referred to as POH (Periorbital Hyper pigmentation). In Indian population 50 % of women are affected and may show moderate to severe pigmentation which increases with age. Average age of start of the problem is usually 20-30 years. Higher preponderance for females is seen over males.
Cervical cancer In India, cervical (mouth of uterus) cancer is the most common gynecological malignancy. To reduce the risk of developing cancer, women are offered regular testing to detect changes in the cervix. At a stage before they become cancerous. Cervical smears taken at regular intervals and appropriate treatment of abnormal smears by following them
The lips are a central defining feature of the lower face. The skin around the lips is distinct from the surrounding skin. The lips have a major effect on the aesthetic perception of the face in both female and male. Well-defined lips borders and fuller lips impart a sense of youth, health, and attractiveness. The
Low back ache is a very common ailment affecting all age groups and both sexes. It can be very debilitating and can lead to loss of work and income. Acute pain can come when pain occurs suddenly After straining Lifting heavy objects Travelling etc. Before taking medicines like: Anti-inflammatory drugs Muscle relaxants or
Tennis Elbow Tennis elbow is a condition where there is inflammation of the outer part of the elbow. It got this name because tennis players get this pain on elbow after playing backhand shots. However many people get this pain ,even house wifes and people driving 2 wheelers. This is a repetitive stress injury and
Eye exercise helps you to strengthen your eye muscles, and to improve eye movements, focusing accommodation and to stimulate the vision centre in your brain. It can be done at any time of the day. Sit or stand comfortably. Rotate your eye balls slowly at a 9 cardinal position up, down, left, right, up &
Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is the causative organism of AIDS. AIDS is the abbreviation for Acquired Immunodeficiency syndrome. This is a disease affecting the immunity of an individual hence making him or her prone to several infections. The disease is transmitted : Sexual intercourse Blood transfusions Needle prick injury Infected mother to child during pregnancy.
“Seek advice from a Qualified Healthcare professional before taking antibiotics” Antibiotics are a wonder discovery of the 20th century. It has been a boon for many decades to treat bacterial infection, improve quality of life and increase life expectancy. Today this has become a major issue worldwide due to antibiotic resistance. Reasons for Antibiotic Resistance:
Diabetes Mellitus is now affecting more and more adults in the urban areas. Rural areas too are now catching up, due to rapid changes in lifestyle and dietary practices. Type – 2 Diabetes Mellitus causes damages to various vital organs such as Eyes, Kidneys, Nerves, Heart, brain and our feet. These organs are involved if