October 12, 2018

Our eyes are one of the most valuable sense organs that enable us to see this beautiful and colourful world. Many of us face eye problem at a time or other like itching, blurring or fatigue. Some of the eye problems are minor and goes away easily; however some are serious eye diseases and one …


October 11, 2018

Stem cell therapy (SCT) is still in its nascent stage. Research and clinical trials are going on all across the globe to unveil the true potential of stem cells. Clinical investigations using stem cell products in regenerative medicine are addressing a wide spectrum of conditions using a variety of stem cell types. To date, there …


October 4, 2018

Have you ever given a thought on how a person walk and climb so easily without falling down or how easily we hold a glass of water to drink? For all these control and coordinated movements, a part of brain called cerebellum is responsible whose function is to act on signals received from the brain …


September 27, 2018

Pulmonary Fibrosis (PF) is a term that describes debilitating lung disease characterized by a progressive decline in lung function. It occurs due to damage and scarring to lung tissues especially around the small air sacs (alveoli). The function of alveoli present in lung tissue is to exchange of oxygen and carbon dioxide to and from …


September 20, 2018

Cerebellar ataxia is a disorder of nervous system that causes lack of muscle coordination of voluntary movements. A person with ataxia will not be able to walk properly, will not be able to pick objects and have problem with eye movements, speech etc. This occurs when the cerebellum- a part of brain gets inflamed or …


September 15, 2018

As we age, wisdom and knowledge comes, but that’s not all. Entering into twilight years can put a person at risk for certain health issues. Everyone will not get affected with disease; however by being aware with disease conditions we can be cautious towards health. Progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP) is one of the diseases that …


September 12, 2018

Have you ever been wondered with the flexibility and bending ability of your joints? For this, thanks to presence of shiny cartilage tissue between two joints that act as cushion and allow bone to smoothly glide against each other on movement. The cartilage tissue has unique wear and tear characteristics, as we use more of …


September 4, 2018

Bringing up a child with autism can be challenging for parents as a child’s brain having autism is different. A brain can be compared with a house having many rooms; in autism every part of brain is touched. Autism affects the beam, roof, wiring, piping of house, rather than just affecting one part of brain …


August 31, 2018

Arthritis is a progressive and painful condition that can affect both the young and the old, but commonly affect elder people. With an increasing aging population and obesity epidemic, its prevalence is likely to further increase. Arthritis is the major cause of disability and chronic pain across the world. In arthritis, the cartilage tissue that …


August 29, 2018

Worldwide, around 10 percent of population is affected with chronic kidney disease and considering the growing aging population, growth rate is expected to increase exponentially, particularly in developed countries. Chronic kidney disease is a prominent challenge for health care systems and socio-economic burden to society. Chronic kidney disease term describes the gradual loss of kidney function. …