Health Magazine > 2012 > September

NECK PAIN

NECK PAIN Neck pain is a common problem. Nearly 25 percent of adults experience pain at some time in their lives. Most of the time, neck pain improves within 4 to 6 weeks. Even though neck problems can be painful and frustrating, they are rarely caused by serious diseases. While there is no “quick fix” for neckRead more about NECK PAIN[...] Read More

KNOW YOUR ORTHODONTIST

KNOW YOUR ORTHODONTIST A) What is Orthodontics ? The process of straightening teeth is called Orthodontics. It may be loosely defined as the science of moving teeth, straightening irregular, crowded or improperly placed teeth. Dentist who are especially qualified in this area of expertise are referred to as Orthodontist. Read More

Reaching Your Fitness Goals

Reaching Your Fitness Goals The first step to reaching your fitness goals is creating a base of aerobic fitness, a process known as aerobic base building. Aerobic refers to the energy created in the presence of oxygen that you can later advance, and base building refers to building a base that you can later advance from. To build anRead more about Reaching Your Fitness Goals[...] Read More

Euphoria of the Para Olympic

Euphoria of the Para Olympic With the current euphoria of the Para Olympic, new world records are being set on events like backstroke swimming by athletes who have no hands! They have stood their ground so to speak and engraved the sayings deep inside our hearts, “disability is not inability!” Proudly adorning their hard earned medals. Raises up question ourRead more about Euphoria of the Para Olympic[...] Read More

Epilepsy

Epilepsy What is epilepsy? Epilepsy is a common chronic neurological disorder characterized by recurrent unprovoked seizures. What is the prevalence and how common is this disorder? About 50 million people worldwide have epilepsy, with almost 90% of these people being in developing countries. Epilepsy is more likely to occur in young children, or people over theRead more about Epilepsy[...] Read More

Hand foot and mouth disease (HFMD)

Hand foot and mouth disease (HFMD) In children who present with, an acute onset of fever and a vesicular rash , it is common practice to first think of Chicken pox , which is a primary infection with the Varicella Zoster virus. However, it is important to consider other viral infections also which have a similar presentation. In this context ,Read more about Hand foot and mouth disease (HFMD)[...] Read More