Category: General Health

Water is an essential and largest constituent of human body. Nearly 60 to 70 percent of our body weight is made up of water. It helps in various bodily processes such as regulation of temperature, flushing out toxic waste from …

Pain in pelvis can manifest in various forms, from a feeling of mild heaviness to severe excruciating pain disturbing day to day life. Low pelvic pain can make a person miserable, especially during passage of urine or during regular bowel …

Sweating is a natural physiological process of the body characterized by release of watery liquid from the sweat glands. There are millions of sweat glands under the skin which help the body to remain cool. In most people sweating is …

Pain in knee is a debilitating condition which can affect a person’s daily movement. Many people may be able to walk on flat surface without any knee pain, but no sooner they try to climb the stairs, they experience pain …

Pneumonia is a lung infection which is equally common in adults as well as children. It is caused by bacteria, viruses or fungi. Infection can occur in one or both lungs. Pneumonia is a debilitating condition accompanied with host of …

Bad posture at work can have great impact on your health. People spend most of their time on their office desk in front of a computer. Improper workstation arrangement, bad working habits all can contribute to your poor posture.

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Saliva plays an important role in our body. It helps to enhance the taste of food, digestion and keeps the mouth clean and fresh. It also keeps the teeth strong and healthy besides lubricating the mouth and acts as a …

Running is one of the best exercises for a person to remain fit and healthy. It helps in improving heart and lung health, reduces mental stress, besides increasing the metabolic rate in the body. With so many positives for body …

Many people do not feel refreshed even after taking bath. They often blame sweating after taking shower as the main cause. Although it may be surprising, excessive sweating after shower can make you feel exhausted. It may make you feel …

Everyone at one time or another may have felt fatigued after eating a holiday meal or a big dinner, and it is normal. The cause of concern arises when a person feels tired and exhausted after each meal. Extreme tiredness …

Blackout in your eye when you stand up is the most frightening experience. Many people suffer from this symptom and they should be rest assured that it is not a life threatening condition. The most common cause of such blackouts …

Feeling tired once in a while after doing strenuous physical work is considered to be normal. But feeling tired and fatigued almost all the time, even without doing hard work is definitely a wake up call. Constantly feeling fatigued is …

Elbow lump can occur in any individual. It is a type of protrusion that may develop inside the elbow joint or on its surface. Injury on elbow is one of the most common causes for formation of lump in this …

Facial features and looks often suggest your health and personality. Having sunken cheeks can convey lot of negative things about your look and you appear older than your age, exhausted and sick. With growing age, your cheeks tend to sink …

“Chill running down the spine” is frequently used idiom to express anxiety and fear. Chills in medical parlance is a subjective feeling which is experienced when body is exposed to extreme cold or accompanied with fever. However, there are many …

From the time you get up in the morning till you sleep your body parts shake constantly but you are not aware of it. This is because the shakiness is infinitesimally fine for you to recognize. It is a random …

Mental fitness is as important as physical fitness. Human brain is remarkable, being just 3 pounds in weight it is an enormous treasure that nature has provided to mankind. It is a sum up of all that you are, your …

Growth spurt is a period of rapid growth among boys and girls between the ages of 10 to 16 years. It is a period of transition from childhood to adulthood. This period is also referred as adolescence or puberty. Every …

Many of us are not aware that strong muscles lead to strong bones. It is important to retain healthy bone mass to minimize osteoporosis and risk of fractures as you age. Strong muscles keep the body more flexible during the …

Do you have difficulty in remembering names, phone numbers or birth dates of your loved ones which once you were sharp at recollecting? Such glitch and interruption in memory may become a subject of embarrassment at times. It may make …