Glaucoma

All you need to know about Glaucoma.

Glaucoma is one of the leading causes of blindness. It is caused by an increase in the pressure within your eyeball. When intraocular pressure increases, it damages the optic nerve leading to permanent loss of vision. The most dangerous thing about glaucoma is that there are no early symptoms. The damage is so gradual that…

prevent eye injuries

How to prevent eye injuries

Eye injuries can be caused by common household products when they are not handled carefully or properly. Many eye injuries are also caused during play, and young children need extra care and supervision while playing. Severe eye injuries can lead to vision loss but most of them can be prevented with a little care. Here…

Causes And Treatments of Vertigo

Causes And Treatments of Vertigo

Vertigo causes loss of balance and dizziness. You may feel that you are being pulled down or pushed to a side. The feeling of the world spinning around you will make it impossible to stand or walk straight without losing balance. Vertigo is usually caused by a problem in the inner ear. Your inner ear…

Tips to get rid of acid reflux

Tips to get rid of acid reflux

Acid reflux happens with stomach contents climb up into the food pipe. It is very uncomfortable and causes a sharp burning pain in centre of your chest. It affects most people at some point in life, but some people may be prone to it and suffer frequent attacks. When it becomes chronic it can result…

Tips for Good Eye Health

Tips for Good Eye Health

Eyes are your windows to the world. Maintaining eye health is very important to preserve good eye function and sight. Changing lifestyle has given rise to new methods of work, entertainment and leisure. Most of these new trends are injurious to eyes in the long run if you do not take care of them. Here…

Peptic Ulcers

What are Peptic Ulcers and how to treat them

Peptic ulcers are sores in the stomach or small intestine. They can occur at any age, but the risk increases with increasing age. Usually they are painful, but in some cases, they may not cause much discomfort or pain. There are two types of peptic ulcers: Gastric ulcers that are formed in the stomach lining…

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Effective ways to get rid of acidity.

A ring of muscle called the lower esophageal sphincter guards the gateway of the stomach. This muscle at the juncture of the food pipe and stomach allows food to pass down the food pipe and into the stomach. It then closes immediately to prevent the contents of the stomach from moving back up the food…

Eye-Care-Tips

Simple Eye Care Tips for Kids

Eyes are delicate and children’s eyes are more so. With changing lifestyles and habits children today are at higher risk of developing eye problems, but you need not worry. There are a few simple ways to protect your children’s eyesight. Tips to protect your kid’s eyes. Ensure periodical resting of eyes. Make sure that your…

kidney care

Facts you should know about kidney care.

Kidneys perform the crucial task of cleansing your body of waste. When you poison your body through your habits and diet, your kidneys bear the burden of cleaning the blood. This takes a toll on the kidneys leading to kidney damage. Over time you may develop kidney failure. You can prevent this by taking care…

Vaginal dryness

Vaginal dryness- causes and treatment options.

Vaginal dryness can strike women at any age. Many factors could lead to vaginal dryness. The main reason for dryness is a drop in the levels of estrogen hormone. Estrogen controls the secretion of a clear liquid that helps keep the vagina lubricated, healthy, thick and elastic. Vaginal dryness is very uncomfortable. It can cause…