Achondroplasia is a bone growth disorder resulting in short stature with extremely short arms and legs. Achondroplasia is one of the oldest known birth defects and major symptom includes enlargement of brain.
Pompe disease or Glycogen Storage Disease is a rare genetic disease caused by the buildup of a sugar called glycogen in the body’s cells. It is caused by the deficiency or absence of the enzyme alpha-glucosidase.
Acid peptic diseases are a collective disorder affecting millions of people worldwide. A general description about its pathophysiology, symptoms, etiology, complications, diagnosis and treatment is given.
Nearly 2.4 million deaths every year are attributable to air pollution. Air pollutants may be solid particles, liquid droplets or gases. Proper planning methods should be adopted to reduce air pollution.
Albinism or hypopigmentation is a genetic disorder characterized by the complete or partial absence of pigment called melanin in the skin, hair and eyes. There is no known way to prevent albinism or hypopigmentation.
Condoms invented for preventing pregnancies have now been under intense scrutiny to look at their role in protection against sexually transmitted diseases (e.g. Gonorrhea and 25 other related conditions) and HIV.
Arnold–Chiari Malformation, more commonly known as Chiari Malformation, is a group of complex structural defects in the brain that manifest during various stages of growth and development. Malformation are usually diagnosed with the help of MRI test.
Asperger’s Syndrome or (AS) is a neurological condition marked by delay in the development of motor skills, difficulty in social interactions, strange facial expressions, misplaced gestures and fixed routines. .
It's a lung condition characterized by inflammation of the bronchi and constriction of the airways that result in coughing, wheezing or breathlessness. Allergy and other airway irritants can trigger it
The ancient medical tradition in India, Ayurveda is now gaining acceptance in many parts of the world. Learn more about how this amazing science categorizes each individual into any of the 3 prakritis.
According to Ayurvedic science the root cause of any disease is the accumulation of toxic substances in the body. The toxic accumulation depletes the cells of its oxygen, energy and promotes ill heath.