Diabetes 101: All You Need To Know

According to World Health Organization (WHO), diabetes was the tenth biggest cause of mortality in 2019, accounting for an estimated 1.5 million fatalities. Diabetes is a leading cause of blindness, renal failure, heart attacks, stroke, and amputation of lower limbs. It may be controlled by diet, exercise, medication, frequent screening, and treatment for complications. What …

Benefits Of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Cognitive-behavioral therapy is a kind of psychotherapy that examines the link between behavior, ideas, and feelings. This therapy is used to treat anxiety disorders, panic attacks, post-traumatic stress disorder, addiction, depression, and obsessive-compulsive disorder. Let’s see the benefits of this method that help you overcome these mental issues. What is cognitive behavioral therapy? Cognitive behavioral …

What Are Diverticular Disease Treatments?

According to the research published in PubMed in 2011, the diverticular disease affected 45% of the individuals in the study sample. There was a significant rise in the prevalence of diverticular disease when compared to two barium enema investigations conducted in Singapore two decades earlier. What is diverticular disease? Diverticular disease is an infection in …

Ulcerative Colitis: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, Treatments

In ulcerative colitis, inflammation begins in the rectum and can migrate to the colon. Symptoms may be persistent or intermittent. Diarrhea, weight loss, abdominal discomfort, anemia, and blood or pus in bowel movements are some of the symptoms. What is ulcerative colitis? According to Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation, ulcerative colitis is a long-term condition of …

What Are Signs Of Asperger’s Syndrome?

Asperger’s syndrome is a communication and socializing problem that affects people with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Obsessive interests, formal speech, rituals, social isolation, motor skill delays, a lack of inventiveness, and sensory issues are signs of Asperger’s syndrome. Teaching tactics and therapies can help patients have a better life. What is Asperger’s syndrome? Asperger’s syndrome, …

What Are Treatments For Diabetic Retinopathy?

According to SingHealth, in Asia, diabetic retinopathy (DR) is the primary cause of visual loss. With 10% of Singaporean individuals between the ages of 18 and 69 having diabetes, Singapore has one of the highest prevalence rates of diabetes mellitus (DM) in the world. Around 30% of these people have DR, with 10% having vision-threatening …

Myopia: Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatments

Myopia (nearsightedness) is a common vision problem that is generally detected before the age of 20. Myopia has a negative impact on distance vision, which means nearby items are easy to see, whereas faraway objects are difficult. What is myopia? Myopia (short-sightedness) is a common eye ailment that causes distant things to seem blurry. Prescription …

What Are Aerobic Exercises For Beginners?

Aerobic exercise, often known as steady-state cardio, is done at a slow to moderate speed. Doing aerobic exercises on daily basis brings many advantages that make our health better. What is aerobic exercise? Aerobic exercise is a type of cardiovascular exercise that gets your heart racing. Your blood circulates fast throughout your body during aerobic …

How To Treat Narcolepsy?

Narcolepsy is a sleep syndrome characterized by excessive and persistent daytime drowsiness. Understanding the different types of narcolepsy, as well as its symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and therapy can help sufferers manage it better. What is narcolepsy? Narcolepsy is a long-term neurological condition that disrupts the brain’s capacity to regulate sleep-wake cycles. After waking up, people …