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What Is Diabetes Mellitus and Its Management

Diabetes mellitus is a disease resulting from defects in secretion or action of a hormone called insulin. Insulin is responsible for maintaining optimum blood glucose levels. This is why lack of insulin results in an increase in the blood glucose levels which can cause a wide range of health problems. There are two types of […]

High Blood Pressure – Risk Factors and Management

High blood pressure is defined as a blood pressure greater than 140/90 mmHg. It is a common problem affecting 1 billion people worldwide, accounting for 7.1 million deaths per year. Blood pressure measurement has two measurements; systolic and diastolic. Systolic is the top reading which represents the pressure in the arteries when heart contracts and […]

Thyroid Dysfunction, Causes, Diagnose and Treatment of Hyperthyroidism

Thyroid Dysfunction The thyroid gland is an important endocrine gland in our body that produces hormones called, triiodothyronine (T3) and thyroxine (T4). These hormones are mainly responsible for the regulation of lipid and carbohydrate metabolism. They are also necessary for the growth and development of children. Thus any condition that causes either overproduction or inadequate […]

Pap Smear – Guidelines, How to Perform, Things to Avoid

Cervical cancer is the third most common cancer in women. It is one of the leading causes of cancer-related deaths in women, especially in developing countries. Pap smear is a screening test to detect cervical cancer as well as conditions predisposing to cervical cancer. The importance of the Pap smear is reflected by the fact […]

Incontinence: Simple Lifestyle Changes or Medical Treatment can Ease Discomfort or Stop Urinary Incontinence.

Urinary incontinence, loss of bladder control, is a common health problem usually related to age. In most cases affects elderly people while women are more likely to suffer from incontinence than men. Types of Urinary Incontinence Urinary incontinence, urine leaking, happens when pelvic muscles are either too weak or too active. Therefore there are going […]

Flu Shots: Get Vaccinated Against Influenza

Every year, more than 2,000 New Yorkers die of flu or flu-caused pneumonia. Influenza, commonly known as flu, is a contagious infection of the nose, throat, and lungs that causes fever, cough and muscle aches. Sometimes people get confused with flu and colds. Even though symptoms could be similar, flu is a lot more serious […]

Diabetes Management: Is there a way to protect you from diabetes?

Diabetes, or medically called diabetes mellitus is a very serious and common disease that became a threat not only to our current society but also for future generations. As per the National Diabetes Education Program research, 25.8 million Americans have diabetes, which is 8.3 percent of the U.S. population where seven million do not know […]

Pap Smear: Get Screened for Cervical Cancer

Papanicolaou test commonly known as Pap smear or Pap test is the best preventive method in women that help diagnose and detect early stage of cervical cancer. Pap test is performed by the gynecologist using a speculum to sample cells from the outer opening of the cervix of the uterus. After collected, the sample is […]

Preventive Medicine and Wellness: Are you living a healthy lifestyle?

What does it mean to live a healthy lifestyle? The answer is very simple. A healthy diet and consistent check-ups with the primary care physicians are what keep us healthy. In today’s busy world healthy lifestyle is the goal all of us are trying to reach. However lack of time and busy schedules are major […]