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Prevention Is Better Than Cure: UTI Preventive Medicines

Infections are contagious and we never know when we would also get one! Therefore keeping a healthy and clean lifestyle is a must, not only this, taking care of minute details every now and then is also vital for good health. Also, we should have knowledge of the symptoms and precautions of some deadly infections, so that we can self-diagnose at an early stage. It is also said that prevention is better than cure, so preventive medications should be made available for some deadly infections. One such infection which is common in both men and women is UTI i.e. urinary tract infection. And to prevent ...
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How is the fever caused?

A normal human being has body temperature of 98.3 degrees Fahrenheit (37 degrees Centigrade). Elevation in body temperature can be noticed upon wearing extra clothing, eating certain foods, strenuous exercises, etc. Women have an increased basal temperature during their menstruation. Our body temperature is noticeably lower in the morning. If the body temperature is higher than normal, it’s a fever. Fever is our body’s response to an infection. A fever is body’s way of combating an ailment. Hypothalamus controls the temperature of our body. It is a part of the brain that acts like a thermostat by maintaining normal temperature through heating and cooling mechanisms ...
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All you need to know about the too common – cold virus

When your body becomes infected by cold virus it makes you feel sick and miserable. Cold, which is the most common ailment, targets almost every human on this planet at least once a year. Common cold is a viral disease that infects respiratory tract. Children are most vulnerable to this kind of viral infection and even healthy adults can have two to three colds annually. It is a mild respiratory illness accompanied by bit of a discomfort. People can resort to home remedies to thrash out the common cold or take OTC (over the counter) medicines. It does not cause any other health problems and ...
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Winter is here and so is the season of colds…

Change in weather conditions can result in common ailments such as stuffy nose or sore throat. The transition from autumn to winter is a bit problematic. Cold gears up in the winter season and preys on people of all age groups. People often experience running temperature when down with cold. Uneasiness caused due to cold can prevent you from getting a sound sleep at night. It becomes difficult to swallow food or even drink liquids with a sore throat. If a sore throat is followed by a stuffy nose, it becomes all the more problematic to sleep through the night and perform daily chores or ...
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Are you taking enough calcium lately?

Just like the exterior and interior of our home needs renovation and maintenance from time to time, similarly our health also needs to be maintained as we age. In order to maintain well-being when you age, cultivating healthy eating habits is highly recommended. Especially women, whose bodies go through so many changes, should take extra care of their wellness. Calcium deficiency is a common issue among women who have reached their menopausal stage. Calcium is a very important mineral that builds and maintain strong bones. Calcium in the bloodstream sends nerve signals, releases insulin and keeps a check on muscle and blood vessels contraction and ...
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