Thilaka Ravi's Profile

M.A., M.Ed., M.Phil.

Thilaka Ravi

Reporter, Writer and Quality Control Overseer for Medindia. Also teaches at the Institute of Distance Education (IDE), University of Madras.

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Hyperprolactinemia

Hyperprolactinemia

Hyperprolactinemia is abnormally high levels of hormone Prolactin in the blood. This is normal in pregnancy, but, elevated levels when not pregnant or breastfeeding can affect normal menstrual function and fertility.

Disease & Condition
Lifestyle Modification: No Big Deal!

Lifestyle Modification: No Big Deal!

Simple and practically possible lifestyle changes can make a huge difference in improving our health status without actually putting much effort.

Lifestyle Articles
Fairness Cream for Men - Does it Work?

Fairness Cream for Men - Does it Work?

Metrosexual Men have begun to believe that fairness is the key to social acceptance. Chemicals in Fairness creams can harm the skin.

Lifestyle Articles
Top 10 Health Benefits of Black Rice

Top 10 Health Benefits of Black Rice

Black rice was once reserved only for the kings. But, today everyone can avail the benefits of this nutrient-rich rice. Read the article to know about this nutritious rice and why it is the best in terms of nutrition.

Diet Articles
Post-Polio Syndrome

Post-Polio Syndrome

Post polio syndrome occurs a long time after an early attack of poliomyelitis virus. Gradual progressive weakening in muscles, fatigue, joint pain and a decrease in the size of muscles are key symptoms.

Disease & Condition