Alternative treatments for arthritic conditions
September 30, 2013 – 4:31 am | No Comment
Alternative therapies for arthritic conditions are inclusive of treatments like acupuncture or magnets, chondrotin or glucosamine. People having arthritis usually suffer with conditions like stress, stiffness, pain, and depression. So it is imperative that there are alternative treatments for arthritis, which will help patients cope with this in a better way and in a healthier manner. If you do not  [...]

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All About Women and Angioplasty
July 11, 2013 – 2:13 am | No Comment
All About Women and Angioplasty
Research says that women are less likely to have an angioplasty as compared to men. An angioplasty is a process by which the doctors bypass a blockage in the heart. Doctors decide whether you need to have a bypass or an angioplasty and accordingly take decisions.  An X-Ray called the coronary angiogram is taken and the condition determined. This X ray also called cardiac catheterization is done with a catheter that is guided into the arteries of the heart with a special dye. This is called the contrast medium.  This dye is injected into the arteries, which supply blood to the heart. The angiogram helps to find out the location and extent of the block. Women undergo this test if the risk factors and age indicate a heart problem. It has also been seen that black women had lesser changes than white men for cardiac catheterization did. A balloon angioplasty is usually done with a long thin tube, which is known as a catheter. It is inserted into an artery either in the forearm or  [...]


Women Health and Heart Attack
November 30, 2012 – 12:56 am | No Comment
Women Health and Heart Attack
There are many times when women experience a lot of pressure and undergo deep stress such that it affects their health. Women experience heart attack sometimes without pressure on the chest. The women experience a lot of pressure or pain in the lower abdomen or the chest. They also get a shortness of breath and dizziness, fainting and pressure on the back. They get extremely fatigued which are all signs of an impending heart disease. Though the signs are very subtle the results are very fatal and deadly especially if there is no help that come right away. Heart disease is one of the major killers for women. Women normally have a lot of symptoms that leads to a lot of life threatening conditions like flu, acid reflux or the normal process of ageing. Normally this happens because they are panicky and because families come first. There are many women who are really shocked that they could be having a heart problem or a heart attack. A heart attack normally occurs to someone around every  [...]


Women and Knee Arthritis
February 26, 2012 – 10:23 pm | No Comment
Women and Knee Arthritis
In this fast pace of life, health occupies top priority but there are instances where the individual though health conscious either falls sick or has health problems due to circumstantial conditions or due to lack of something within. By nature women have a lot more risk factors for having problems of health regarding the bone structure. Arthritis is one condition that affects most of the women these days. The factors could either be genetic or biological or due to hormonal imbalance. Unfortunately many women have also added a fourth factor to this condition and that is obesity. In all, women have this problem of osteoarthritis being the most common form of the disease with the incidence being more in the men than in the women. Experts say that around 27 million people in the United States of America have osteoarthritis and that around 60% of them are women. Before the age of 55, more men have osteoarthritis but after this age it is the women who are seen to have this condition. Joints  [...]


Ayurveda in Treatment of Female Infertility
October 15, 2011 – 12:00 am | No Comment
Ayurveda in Treatment of Female Infertility
You might have heard that Ayurveda has very effective, natural remedies for infertility. In Ayurveda, male and female infertility are treated separately. A woman is termed infertile only when her own physical or mental problems do not let her conceive. Ayurveda identifies the following reasons for infertility in females: Irregular ovulation. Severe bleeding, either during periods or due to prolonged periods. Other uterine disorders. Hormonal imbalances. Congenital problems. Insufficient nutrition. Prolonged illness. Trauma, depression etc. Addiction of alcohol or other intoxicants. You can find ancient remedies in Ayurveda for treating female infertility. Ayurveda looks at ‘holistic’ treatment, that is, the treatment of body, mind and soul. If you would go for an Ayurvedic treatment strict adherence to a nutritious and healthy diet, optimum exercise and a peaceful, stress-fee quality of life would be advised. Some of the medicines that you could be prescribed for female infertility  [...]


Women and Calcium Rich Diet
July 11, 2011 – 12:05 am | No Comment
Women and Calcium Rich Diet
Women often suffer from calcium deficiency, especially during their post menopausal age. As a result, consuming a calcium rich diet is extremely essential for them. This will allow them to keep the levels of calcium in their body at par with the normal levels and avoid the risks associated with calcium deficiency. Having foods rich in calcium is one of the most effective ways of preventing a series of bone disorders; for instance: fractures, curvatures, breaking of bones, bone thinning and the most serious condition of them all, osteoporosis. Calcium is extremely essential for maintaining the health of our bones and teeth, both of which has calcium as 99% of their compositions. Other than being responsible for bone and tooth health, calcium is also extremely essential for our circulatory and cardiovascular health; a number of enzyme and nerve functions related to clotting of blood are also regulated by calcium. So, anyone suffering from calcium deficiency is at risk of developing a number  [...]


Periods Pain Relief with Yoga
June 28, 2011 – 12:05 am | No Comment
Periods Pain Relief with Yoga
Dysmenorrhea or pain and cramps are extremely common symptoms experienced by women during their menstrual cycle. During this time the women experience cramping in their abdominal muscles; this discomforts usually persists for 1 to 3 days starting from the time when the initial signs of menstruation arise. In normal cases intensity of menstrual cramps gets controlled automatically after the first 3 days of the menstruation; however, in some women the discomfort lingers for longer duration.  Performing yoga asanas (exercises) and pranayamas (breathing exercises) can offer significant pains relief to women experiencing severe pains during their periods. Pranayamas of Breathing Exercises for Periods Pain Relief Pranayamas are performed to eliminate a number of health disorders since the ancient time; these breathing exercises have been used for treating several maladies especially in the Indian subcontinent for ages. If you are looking to get rid of menstrual cramps by performing pranayamas,  [...]


Breast Check with Life - Saving Advanced Scanning Method
February 23, 2011 – 1:48 am | No Comment
Breast Check with Life – Saving Advanced Scanning Method
Breast Cancer is one condition that has been prevalently identified to be the commonest diagnosis in Britain with daily over a hundred females being notified about having it. Still, in spite of breast cancer elevated occurrence rate, survival stats are yet lagging as compared to the ones noted in Italy, United States & France. It is partially since more high tech medication therapies are obtainable in these nations. However, the nation’s screening is blameworthy as majority of the services are yet offering X-ray with photography films rather than digital photography for breast check routines. The use of digital photography not just helps to screen breasts sooner & with greater efficacy, however it even has the capability of detecting cancer sooner & hence helpful in salvaging lives. Despite the earlier Government’s pledge nearly 4 years back on digitizing all breast screening units by the conclusion of last year, still lesser than 1 from 3 screening units countrywide has  [...]


Frizzy Hair No More – Check Out Gwyneth Paltrow’s Secret to Glossy Locks
February 21, 2011 – 12:05 am | No Comment
Frizzy Hair No More – Check Out Gwyneth Paltrow’s Secret to Glossy Locks
Guess what’s the secret to Gwyneth Paltrows glam tresses – one of those costly shampoos or Brazilian blowout? In reality, neither of them, acc. to coiffeur D. Babaii due credit is to be given to the loofah brushes. When shooting for the cover-page of a famed glossy the stylist admitted to rolling Paltrow’s wet locks around loofahs prior to texture-adding heat blast been given, ensued by taming unruly locks with everyday use tongue cleaner. Here are some of the most fascinating, unusual beauty secrets & hints from hair experts to tame frizzy hair and yield envious hair. Aluminium Foils The hair expert who gave Posh Spice her ‘Pob’ hairstyle, B. Cooke reveals just how he managed to do it. For creating undulating hair sans curling tong, he used aluminium foil sheets. Twisting fifteen of them to form eight centimetres length rods – more thin the wand is – more tight the curls. Winding sectors of hair about the rods & twisting the tips of the foils together for securing  [...]