In the strict sense, “immunity” defines an acquired resistance to infectious disease that is specific, i.e., resistance against a particular disease-causing agent(Pathogen). A person who has had measles once will not suffer from measles a second time, and is thus called immune. Our immune system recognizes the pathogen as foreign … Read more
Category: NEUROLOGY : BRAIN
Fish is a healthy food and good for your health in many ways. Many studies has given variable evidences and others are ongoing.
It is loaded with important nutrients, such as Omega 3 fatty acid , protein and vitamin D.
Fish is also the world’s best source of omega-3 fatty … Read more
Neurobics reflects a hypothesis that cognitive abilities can be maintained or improved by exercising the brain. This is predicted by observation that physical fitness is improved by exercising the body muscles and joints .
Neurobics is the science of brain exercise. Its primary goal is to help you keep your … Read more
While breakfast is known as “the most important meal of the day”. Everyone likes to have a breakfast.
Breakfast high in carbohydrates increases the risk of metabolic syndrome.Breakfast skippers tend to gain weight. A balanced breakfast includes fresh fruit or fruit juice, a high-fibre breakfast cereal, low-fat milk or yoghurt, … Read more
When you call it as ‘Premature Birth’ ?
Premature birth is a birth that takes place more than three weeks before estimated due date of delivery. Premature birth is one that takes place before the start of the 37th week of pregnancy. It is important for the baby health to … Read more
Mushrooms- high in antioxidants:Antioxidants are chemicals that get rid of free radicals, a type of chemical that can harm a person’s body cells, potentially leading to cancer.
Breast and Prostate cancer:
Mushrooms are very effective in preventing breast and prostate cancer due to the significant presence of beta-glucans and … Read more
When to choose for Preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD)?
Preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) is a genetic test on cells removed from embryos, to help select the best embryo(s) for pregnancy or to make offspring free of a genetic disease. It is a reproductive technology used with an IVF cycle to increase … Read more