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Human Physiology

What are the methods for Measuring Renal Function?

We have already discussed the normal physiology of kidneys in our previous write up. Filtration is a key kidney function and is...

Hearing Loss: It’s causes and types

The hearing process consists of complex steps that change the sound waves into electrical signals. The brain interprets these signals as sound...

How do we hear sounds?

When a stone pelted at still water, it creates the ripples from that point in circles. Similarly, a sound source creates waves...

Anatomy of Ear, their parts and health

We, humans, contain sense organs and the ear is one of them. The ears are the organs of hearing and balance. It...

Eye Floaters: Floating things in our Vision

"My eyes are an ocean in which my dreams reflect...but when I focus in on my vision, the tiny moving spots reflect."...

Why does the urine smells bad sometimes ??

Urine odor can also clue you into what's going on inside your body "I have noticed that my pee doesn't just smell strong, but it smells bad. The...

All disease begins in the gut. A fact check.

In human anatomy, the intestine (bowel, or gut) is the segment of the gastrointestinal tract extending from the pyloric sphincter of the stomach to the anus and, as in...

Hearing loss is linked to other health issues.

Milk, always recommended for salubrity, could be the reason for your hearing loss. It doesn’t harm your hearing competence directly but it does in...

Drink water only when thirsty, study says

Besides the various convictions made by many different people, one verity cannot be ignored that is ‘thirst’. The research suggests that we should drink...

A brief history of Diabetes

The American Diabetes Association defined diabetes as “A group of metabolic disorders characterized by hyperglycemia resulting from defects in insulin secretion, insulin action or...

Blood pressure and New Treatment Guidelines

Is your blood pressure in control?? Moving ahead, we must understand what is Blood Pressure. Blood pressure (BP) is the pressure of circulating blood on the walls of blood vessels. Our...

How to control High Blood pressure Naturally

The American College of Cardiology and The American Heart Association released new treatment guidelines for blood pressure last November. According to ACA and AHA,...

The connection between your pancreas and diabetes

Most people don’t know much about the pancreas. The pancreas is the endocrine gland which produces certain hormones like Insulin, Glucagon, and somatostatin along...

What You Need to Know About Menstrual Cramps

Recently Pad Man movie released in India which is based on true story of a man making low cost sanitary pads. In our society, menstrual...