Helping Your Thyroid

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The symptoms of thyroid dysfunction are vague and non-specific. People with thyroid disease often present with vague symptoms and that is why majority of times it remains undiagnosed for a long time. Only if you have thyroid disease will you understand what living with it feels like. Whether it is…

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Understanding Bipolar Disorder

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Bipolar disorder is a mental illness marked by extreme mood swings which range from mania to depression. Like the name suggests, ‘bipolar’ means ‘two extremes’ – so a person with this mental condition may be extremely happy and ecstatic on some days and be very low, sad and depressed on…

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Andropause : Is it Real?

andropause

Is there really something such as ANDROPAUSE? While the phenomenon of ‘andropause’, also known as ‘male menopause’ is debatable, the physical effects of low testosterone are being experienced by men in large numbers these days. In as early as 1944, researchers had identified symptoms in men which were similar to…

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Everything You Need To Know About Hysterectomy

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Hysterectomy. The word alone can make your world come crashing down. Because, for us women, our uterus is an important organ and a hysterectomy could mean an early menopause, no more children, a probable dip in your sex life and probably accelerated aging too! Or so we think. How much…

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Post partum Depression: Beating the Baby Blues

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The most awaited moment has arrived and you are holding your precious little one in your hands and your eyes swell up with tears as marvel at this beautiful gift! Isn’t it normal to be feeling overwhelmed and ecstatic – all at the same time? Almost all of the new-mums…

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