Monthly archives: June, 2018

All about Thyroid

Thyroid

What is thyroid hormone? Thyroid hormone is secreted by gland located in center of neck just below your Adam’s apple. This hormone is required for optimum functioning of all body parts including your muscles, stomach, bone, heart and brain. What are common thyroid diseases and what are the common symptoms for same? When thyroid gland …

The World of Mangoes

mangoes and their benefits

The weariness of summer holds us down with the usual discomforts of heat & sweat in its anticipated stretch of sluggish days. Let us, however, pay heed to the season’s sunny side. The key to our satisfaction is found in nature itself. What is it to relish and cherish in this sweltering weather? It’s the …

What your cholesterol levels are telling you

Lipid Panel

Nowadays with increasing awareness we already know quite a bit about cholesterol. These are breakdown products of fat during digestion, and are essential for maintaining proper cell/tissue functioning. However, with a more sedentary and stressful lifestyle, it is common to have excess levels of cholesterol.   Lipid profile is the most basic test which gives …

5 essentials to enjoy the wild side of summers

summer travel option 2

The heat is increasing and summer has fully wrapped us in her scorching blanket. For most people, these days are best enjoyed in the cool of their homes, unlike others, who are adventurous, or fun loving. Whether or not we belong to the second group, the fact is those summer outings are inevitable at times. …

Eating right during pregnancy

diet in pregnancy

Pregnancy – A phase when the body of a woman undergoes new and unique adjustments. Hormonal & physiological changes like the rise in body temperature, heartburn, nausea and other such discomforts are usually associated with it. But, coupled with such conjoining difficulties, is an awareness of wonder and delight.. As she prepares to hear those …