An ectopic pregnancy is a serious pregnancy complication where the fetus implants itself outside the uterus, placing the mother's life at risk. Risk factors range from endometriosis and fallopian tube birth defects to surgical scars and past genital infections. If you experience extreme abdominal pain, vaginal bleeding, rectal pressure, and falling blood pressure, visit the ER immediately. An ectopic pregnancy, which can be terminated with medication or surgery, never reaches full term.
Breast cancer is the most common cancer that affects women worldwide, with millions of case diagnosed every passing year. Though a lot of awareness is spread about breast cancer through social media all the time, the chances of it actually helping women detect cancer are minimal. This realization made Erin[.....]
The bright lights and camera flashes went crazy, it was not just because it was an actress making a stunning red-carpet entrance, but making one after a painful medical ordeal, for a cause. It was Shannen Doherty, everyone’s Prue in the 90’s series, Charmed. Merely days after chemo for breast[.....]
Who doesn’t love guava? The crunchiness of the green skin, accompanied by the juiciness of the pink or white flesh inside would make anyone drool. Not to mention the wonderful aroma this popular tropical fruit exudes. Besides its taste, guava has countless health secrets that makes it one of the[.....]
When it comes to foods, we easily give taste the benefit to win again and again over health. What if you got to know that some food ingredients, which add flavor to your food, are harmful for humans, and are banned in many countries? Check them out here: 1. Artificial[.....]
What do you do when your love is diagnosed with a life-threatening disease such as cancer? This is a story of Jenna and Josh, immortalized through photographs, whose love for each other and their daughter, made them fight even the deadliest disease, cancer.
Fruits are an important part of every day diet. It is recommended to have 2 serves of fruits every day, which are of different type and color. The vitamins, flavanoids, minerals, phenols, and folic acid, ensure an active lifestyle, keeping various diseases at bay. It is best to eat fruits[.....]
Chemotherapy is scary, but it doesn’t mean all hope is lost. The battle isn’t over yet – it’s just getting started! The way you treat your body during chemotherapy makes a lot of difference. If you’re dealing with the nasty side effects of chemotherapy, avoid prescription medications when possible. It[.....]
Pregnancy can make it harder to identify, diagnose and treat breast cancer. Sarah Erzen was lucky to have gotten suspicious sooner than later, as she was already in the 3rd stage of breast cancer while being 26 weeks pregnant.
Black tea is a beverage that is loved by millions all over the world. Though both green and black teas come from the same family, the tea leaves for black tea are processed and dried much further to acquire the unique, rich flavor. It is quite popular, despite its health[.....]
Unending periods can be a woman’s worst nightmare! The underlying cause could range from something as complex as cancer or polyps to simply being perimenopausal. Common triggers include hidden platelet/bleeding disorder, a hormonal imbalance, miscarriage, or an intrauterine device. Your best bet lies in consulting your gynecologist and getting screened.
Produced from the nectar of the manuka bush, manuka honey boasts stronger antibacterial properties than regular honey. Key health benefits include curing flu, tummy upsets, combating cancer, and preventing a wound from becoming infected. Topical application of manuka with a spoonful of apple cider vinegar sol. can help soothe and nourish dry skin in winters.
You body is originally alkaline and is meant to stay so. But increased dependence on processed and junk food has drastically altered the pH levels of your body. This could disrupt your immune system, causing many health disorders including obesity, heart disease, and cancer. Here are 15 alkaline foods you[.....]
An underarm itch may stem from a rash or ingrown hair caused by incorrect shaving techniques. Although rare, but it could also be a potential indicator of hormonal changes during pregnancy or underlying health conditions such as cancer or hyperhidrosis. Other common causes include lack of hygiene, use of antiperspirants immediately after shaving.
Known to be one of the major causes of deaths in both men and women, lung cancer is a disease that can be cured if diagnosed in its early stages. Its primary cause is cigarette smoking, while other causes involve passive smoking and constant exposure to pollution. There are two[.....]
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