Infertility primarily refers to the biological inability of a person to contribute to conception. Infertility may also refer to the state of a woman who is unable to carry a pregnancy to full term. For medical treatment, Infertility is the failure of a couple to become pregnant after one year of regular, unprotected intercourse. Continue reading →
Cosmetic problems as we may call them are the reason of major sleepless nights in woman , men alike. In the urban world there might be few if any who are not plagued with these horrors. In this article we focus on the hair aspect of the genre. Hair fall in women is mostly related to hormonal causes as opposed to hygiene and other factors (which do play a part but minor). I often get these complaints in my clinical practice about “how the hair fall has increased” and “I am worried that someday, I may wake up bald…!!. Don’t worry, you are not going to go bald unless you rip of your hair or you suffer from some major dysfunctional illness. Continue reading →
Breast cancer in simple terms can be explained as abnormal growth of breast cells due to rapid rate of division than the healthy cells. Breast apparatus in women consist of milk ducts located on the inner inning of breast tissue and lobules which supply milk to these ducts. The ones occurring at the ducts are known as Ductal cancers [most common] while those at lobules known as lobular cancers.
WHY DOES IT OCCUR ?
Our body sustains itself by continuously growing new cells and expending old ones. Cancers occurs in cells when their life-process undergoes mutations or in simple words untoward changes which disrupt their ability to grow, reproduce or die. Normal cells divide and replicate as many times as needed and stop. Continue reading →