Don’t let chronic pain be your nightmare

The world is full of unexplained pain that relates to a sensation of physical or emotional discomfort. By far the most important thing to understand about treating pain is that it is difficult because it almost never has one cause: it is extremely multifactorial. Causes of pain muscle strain cuts/injuries arthritis bone fractures Behavioural symptoms […]

The state of being immune

Immunity – the state of protection from infectious disease (or) the condition that permits either natural or acquired resistance to disease. The immune system defends our body against invaders such as viruses, bacteria and foreign bodies. They are made up of a network of cells, tissues and organs that work together to protect the body. […]

New strategy of Blood purification effect to treat cough

What is cough? A cough is your body’s way of responding when something irritates your throat or airways. It can be the result of a respiratory tract infection such as the common cold, acute bronchitis, pneumonia, pertussis or tuberculosis. New strategy to treat cough Cough occurs only because of an irritant reaction in the respiratory […]

Take Care of Your Skin This Summer

As temperatures keep rising, exposure to sunlight for long period leads can cause mild sun allergy to life threatening sun strokes. However, by knowing the basics of what happens with sun exposure and by taking some precautions, it is easy to take good care of your skin in hot summers. Ultraviolet radiation Ultraviolet radiation, a […]

Enhancing Immunity in Children

Immunity may be defined as the ability of a host to withstand harmful effects caused by micro-organisms and their products. Primary organs and tissues of immune system Thymus is the primary organ and Bone marrow is the primary tissue of immune system. Producing immunological competence on the lymphocytes is the main work of these organs. […]

Dry Skin – Reasons and Remedies

Dry skin is a common problem which is usually not serious. But it is uncomfortable and unsightly. It occurs at any age for many reasons. Skin becomes dry when it loses too much water or oil. Skin is the most vulnerable organ for environmental factors like hot and cold weather; low humidity. REASONS Age:  As […]

Tips For a Dandruff Free Scalp

What is Dandruff? Dandruff is a mild form of inflammatory disorder of skin in which small pieces of dry skin flake off from the scalp. Many people believe that dandruff is caused by poor hygiene but it is not true. Researchers are still finding the cause and common triggers are oily skin, stress, cold and […]

Cough – Causes and Classifications

Cough is one of the five cardinal symptoms of respiratory disease. The intensity of cough is not necessarily indicative of the severity of the causative disease. Cough reflex is activated by stimulation of irritant receptors in the airway. The act of coughing is a defence mechanism that helps to keep the lower respiratory passages clear. […]