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.Tweet 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. …


August 21, 2018

Hair loss or baldness is huge depressant for many. People with hair loss suffer from decreased quality of life, psychological disturbance and feel self-conscious. There are number of causes which lead to hair loss include ageing, stress, pregnancy in women, hypothyroidism, anaemia, vitamin B deficiency, chemotherapy, auto immune disorder. People keep haunting solution for cure …


August 16, 2018

Today if we open our internet browser and search for stem cell therapy, we will get hundreds of results in a single click.  A large numbers of clinics and hospitals have popped up offering stem cell treatments. In search, we also come across with news of few clinics, which are just selling multivitamin or steroids …


August 9, 2018

Multiple sclerosis is the most common chronic neurological disorder that affects nerve cells of brain and spinal cord. It affects people of all ages but is more prevalent among 20-40 year old people. MS mainly affects quality of life rather than longevity and causes socio-economic burden to society. It deteriorates life quality by impairing person’s …


August 2, 2018

Raising a child is not an easy task, and it becomes more difficult for parents of children with disabilities. Cerebral palsy is one of the most common childhood disorders. Children with cerebral palsy find it difficult to walk, sit, communicate and even eat. Even simple movement like standing is also difficult. Normal day to day …