Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia is a brain disorder that affects how a person thinks and behaves it includes delusions & hallucinations. However, symptoms are divided into positive and negative groups, depending on how they respond to medicine. “Positive” symptoms are psychotic behaviours that include hallucination and delusion. Whereas so-called “Negative” symptoms are the reduced expression of emotions, reduced…

HOMEOPATHY FOR PICA

Pica is a psychological disorder characterised by an appetite for substances such as wool, soil, chalk dirt, hair, and paint that have no nutritional value. Pica often occurs with other mental health disorders associated with impaired functioning. Eating non-food objects can interfere with eating healthy food, which can lead to nutritional deficiencies. The condition is…

Maturity onset diabetes of the young (MODY)

Maturity-onset diabetes of the young( MODY )is a heterogeneous group of disorders that result in β-cell dysfunction, usually affecting people of age 20-25. MODY is often used as a synonym for dominantly inherited, monogenic defects of insulin secretion. Etiologically it has been defined to have a genetic component.HNF1-alpha gene is considered the gene to be…

Alzheimer’s disease

Alzheimer’s disease is a disease caused by brain injuries or diseases that negatively affect memory, thinking, and behavior to that extent that they interfere with daily living & is a chronic ongoing disease. Although It is not a normal part of aging. At first people have a hard time remembering recent events & later on…

TICK! TICK! TICK! LYME DISEASE DISCUSSION.

Lyme disease is an infectious disease caused by the bacteria Borrelia burgdorferi it is transmitted to humans by bite from an infected black-legged or deer tick. Symptoms can occur anywhere from days to months after the bite and can be wide-ranging, depending on the stage of the infection. Typical symptoms include Fever Headache Fatigue Erythema…

Is diabetes curable?

Diabetes mellitus, commonly known as diabetes is a disease that impairs the body’s ability to process blood glucose, which is commonly referred to as blood sugar. The pancreas releases insulin to help your body store and use the sugar from the food you eat. Diabetes is a disease that occurs when the pancreas produces very…

Lets talk about Downs Syndrome

You all must have heard about downs syndrome, but what exactly is it? Downs syndrome usually occurs due to trisomy of 21 or due to Translocation or Mosaicism. Ah! don’t worry I would explain them all one by one. First, let us discuss Trisomy of 21Trisomy 21 simply means one extra chromosome getting attached to…

The Journey Begins

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