Piles, also known as hemorrhoids, are swellings in or around your bottom (anal canal)that contain swollen blood vessels.Piles can happen to anyone, not just pregnant women.
Let's talk about your poop schedule, to find out if you have a schedule or you have no idea when you will feel the need to poop? Gastroenterologists consider three times a week to several times a day, as normal bowel movement (BM) frequency.
It is scary to see blood in your stool, as the first thought comes to mind is that it may be cancer. While frightening, blood in stool is quite common and you will be relieved to know can be caused by a number of reasons which are not life threatening.
A hernia occurs when an organ or fatty tissue pushes through a weak spot in the muscle or tissue which holds it in place. Example, the intestines may break through a weakened area.
Gallstones are small, hard deposits which form in your gallbladder. These can range from the size of a grain of sand to as large as a golf ball. Women are more likely to develop gallstones. Many people having these stones have no symptoms, often called ‘asymptomatic’ or ‘silent stones’.
Phimosis is a health condition in which the prepuce (foreskin) covering the glans (head of the penis) is too tight to be retracted or pulled back. It is common in babies.
‘Nephrolithiasis’ is the medical term for ‘kidney stones’ a term which covers different types of small, solid crystals which form within the kidney or urinary tract. Kidney stones are quite common. They form due to different causes and different food
Disc Prolapse, alsoknown by different names like herniated disc, slipped disc or bulging disc, is a problem with one of the rubbery cushions which exist between the bones.
Chronic back pain is the result of abusing your back for years and is a common concern for many people.Chronic back pain can be a persistent dull ache to a sudden sharp pain. People mostly develop back pain because they are overweight or have a sedentary lifestyle.
Exercise is vital for people suffering from arthritis because lack of exercise aggravates joint pain and stiffness. Even moderate exercise can ease the joint pain, help combat fatigue,
Contact lenses are generally safe. These are thin discs of plastic or glass which are placed directly on the cornea for vision correction. Contacts can be -- soft and hard, daily wearor extended wear. Soft contacts are the most popular compared to hard due to its comfort of use.
Blurred vision has become a very common problem due to increased screen time and changing lifestyle. Blurred vision makes you feel as if your life is no longer in focus and can be due to issues with cornea, retina or optic nerve or even due to various long-term ailments.
Tubectomy or Tubal Sterilisation is a surgical procedure which has become an increasingly prevalent form of contraception in India. This procedure ensures that the fallopian tubes are blocked-clamped.
To better prepare for hysterectomy surgery, it’s important to know its different types. Read to know the different options available for the procedure.
Hysterectomy is a surgery recommended for women with certain gynaecological problems, where the uterus is removed completely. Depending.
Health insurance has become necessary for everyone in India with rising inflation and medical costs. According to WHO statistics, in urban and rural regions of India, about 31% and 47% of hospitalisation costs are financed using loans or the sale of assets.According to NITI Aayog report of October 2021.
Health insurance has become necessary for everyone in India with rising inflation and medical costs. According to WHO statistics, in urban and rural regions of India, about 31% and 47% of hospitalisation costs are financed using loans or the sale of assets.
A red alert for all Indians, ‘Heart disease is a silent epidemic and the number 1 reason for mortality among Indians; the world’s heart disease burden. According to the World Health Organization, around 35,40,000 deaths are due to cardiovascular disease (CVD) in India being more prevalent in younger population.