Category: NEUROLOGY : BRAIN
What is loss of memory (dementia)?
Dementia (memory loss) is a broad category of brain diseases that cause a long-term and often gradual decrease in the ability to think and remember that is great enough to affect a person’s daily functioning. Dementia describes a group of symptoms affecting … Read more
What is Insomnia?
Insomnia is difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep, even when a person has the chance to do so.
What are the symptoms of Insomnia?
- Low energy
- Difficulty concentrating
- Mood disturbances
- Decreased performance in work or at school.
What is the most common sleep problem?… Read more
Melatonin and Health
What is melatonin?
Melatonin is a hormone that is produced by the pineal gland in animals and regulates sleep and wakefulness.
What is the effect of melatonin on sleep disorders ?
Melatonin was found to be effective and safe in improving sleep latency, sleep quality, and … Read more
Bedtime Snack : What should I eat ?
Protein-rich snack : How it helps me?
Simple carbs can put you on a ‘sugar swing’ and drop your blood sugar while you’re sleeping. That makes you to wake at early morning . Eat an egg, cheese, nuts or other protein-rich … Read more
Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is the most common form of loss of memory. AD is a degenerative disease of the brain and the sixth leading cause of death in the elderly. Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is one of the most common problems for old peoples, genetic factors play a major role in … Read more
MALUM PERFORANS – also known as neurotrophic ulcer and trophic ulcer
What is MALUM PERFORANS ?
Commonly occurs as a complication of diabetes mellitus.
Malum perforans is a long-lasting, usually painless ulcer that penetrates deep into or through the skin, usually on the sole of the foot. … Read more
Why we should be concerned about sleep in our life?
Nearly all pituitary hormones in our body follow a 24hours rhythm and their profile is related to the presence and quality of sleep. This cycle is known as circadian rhythm and certain stereotypical changes in nearly all hormonal and metabolic … Read more
Role of prolactin in body
It is during fertility evaluation many patients come to know about the importance of the hormone Prolactin. Prolactin is a hormone produced by the pituitary gland in the brain. It’s also known as PRL or lactogenic hormone. Prolactin is mainly used to help women produce … Read more
Who should receive rubella vaccine?
The World Health Organization (WHO) recommended that the rubella vaccine be included in routine vaccinations. If not all people are immunized then at least women of childbearing age should be immunized.
What is congenital rubella syndrome ?
What Rubella causes in pregnancy –
Rubella usually … Read more