Cushings syndrome, one of the famous and rare cases of the pituitary adenoma, is the hormonal disorder in the body, which is caused due to high levels of the hormone ‘cortisol’ being secreted from the pituitary gland. Often called as the “hypercortisolism” and affecting about 10 to 15 people in… Continue Reading Cushings syndrome – symptoms & causes
Prolactinoma, are the most commonly available pituitary tumors. They are involved in secretion of prolactin hormone and they are available in varying sizes. Prolactinoma stats that the tumors may arise from neoplasms that are found on the anterior pituitary lactotrophs and this leads to excessive production of the this hormone.… Continue Reading Prolactinoma – Causes & Symptoms
Fibrocystic breast disease is identified by the presence of lumps in women. It can also be accompanied by a level of discomfort. The conditions are very common in women and it is mostly available in a benign form. This means that the condition is not malignant and it will not… Continue Reading Fibrocystic breast disease
An abdominal aortic aneurysm x ray confirms that the large blood vessel that supplies blood to the abdominal area including the pelvis and the legs has become dilated. This abnormal condition has ballooned and is causing pressure on the adjacent area. Very few people know that what they see in… Continue Reading Abdominal aortic aneurysm
So is liposuction safe? Though it is not an effective method of losing weight but it is considered as a safe method. As it does not guarantee you that you will remain in same shape throughout your life. In the present era being overweight is a major concern for people… Continue Reading Is liposuction safe?
Diabetes is a chronic condition in which the body produces too little insulin or is not able to use the available insulin efficiently. Insulin is a hormone which is important to use the digested food in the body for growth and energy. According to a poll around 20.8 millions of… Continue Reading Diabetes – Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment
Dementia, an alarming signal for the workaholics. Long hours of working could be a cause to invite Dementia. According to Finnish-Led study people spending more than 55 hours a week has a poorer mental skills than those who do for normal timings in a week. The survey was done on… Continue Reading Dementia – causes, symptoms and treatment
Allergic rhinitis is one such condition created by the harmful effect of altered immunity. The word allergy means as altered reactivity of the body immune system to certain environment substances, namely-allergens. However the same protective mechanisms may at times become harmful when the body tries eliminate allergens from the system.… Continue Reading What is Allergic Rhinitis & How is it caused?
In general 60% of the population spends lot of time in sitting for long hours at one position.This leads to bad posture and ultimately back ache, neck pain and generalized tiredness.Its because more amount of forces and movement is noticed in the spinal disc leading to back pain. The neck… Continue Reading Posture contributes a lot to Back Pain
Cervical cancer is the second most common malignancy in women worldwide, and it remains a leading cause of death for women in developing countries. Cervical tumors usually affects women of middle age or older, but it may be diagnosed in any reproductive-aged woman. Cervical tumors are classified as either pre-invasive… Continue Reading Cervical Cancer: The Second Deadly Cancer in Women