Monthly Archives: September 2014

Treatment of male breast cancer

Understanding Male Breast Cancer- Symptoms and Diagnosis

Although men have the breast tissue, they don’t have breasts like women. Their breasts are similar as breasts of girls before puberty. In girls, breast tissue grows and develops, but in men, it doesn’t. There is still a chance of male breast cancer because it is still a breast tissue. Men can also develop symptoms of breast cancer that women do, but cancers involving the parts that make and store milk are rare. It has been reported in the United States study that about one percent of breast cancer develops in males. An estimated 2,200 new cases are diagnosed in the year 2013 in the United States out of which 410 cases of deaths occur.

Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Age-Related Macular Degeneration: Why your central vision is blurred?

Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is a leading cause of vision loss among people age 50 and older.AMD is a disease of eye in which macula of eye is deteriorated. The macula is the part of the retina that is responsible for central vision, allowing tosee fine details clearly and sharply, any disorder as is the case of AMD causes blurring of central vision. Over time, the blurred area grows larger prompting the growth of blank spots in your central vision. Objects also appear to seem less bright as they used to be before AMD.

Stress Suppressing Your Skin

Is Stress Suppressing Your Skin?

Stress and anxiety are something which is part of life. A man is the busiest creature on earth bounded by work pressure and day to day activities. Stress is something which is largely unavoidable and leaves a huge impact on our body. Stress has been directly linked to depression, anxiety, heart attacks, stroke, increase in blood pressure and immune system disturbances. Too much of stress can have direct effects on the skin causing skin rashes and scars.

Eat your way to a healthy heart

How to Maintain a Healthy Heart?

Our heart is a muscle which can only get strong and healthier if we lead an active life. People who are active stay away from heart diseases. To prevent heart disease and make it healthy enough one must change his lifestyle and adapt healthy habits.

Vitamins and minerals to Regulate Menses

Menorrhagia: Menstrual Disorder in women

Experiencing heavy blood flow during periods? Needing to use double sanitary protection to control your menstrual flow? It may be Menorrhagia. Menorrhagia is a term used to denote abnormally heavy or prolonged uterine bleeding in female. Although heavy menstrual bleeding is a common concern among premenopausal women, most women don’t experience blood loss severe enough to be defined as menorrhagia. In some cases, bleeding may be so severe and relentless. Menorrhagia causes enough blood loss and cramping that your daily activities become interrupted.

Ebola Virus Disease

Ebola Virus Disease

Ebola is a deadly virus disease, which is very rare but deadly and causes bleeding inside and outside the body. This deadly disease was formerly known as Ebola hemorrhagic fever, which is a severe and fatal illness in humans. Basically, Ebola’s first outbreak was in the year 1976 in the African countries like especially in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (then Zaire) and Southern Sudan. The disease has taken its name from the village situated near the Ebola River.

Tackling High Blood Pressure

Tackling High Blood Pressure

Cardiovascular diseases tops the disease list and accounts for nearly 30% of global deaths in the year 2008. Cardiovascular mainly affect the brain and the kidney. The causes of cardiovascular disease are diverse but hypertension is the most common. As published in the United States report, an estimated 23 million people will lose their lives by the year 2030 due to cardiovascular diseases each year.