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Inguinal hernia Inguinal hernia is caused due to an increase in weight, especially in the abdominal area. This makes the membranes weaker and the intestines start sliding downwards. The scrotum swells unnaturally causing discomfort and pain. Treating Inguinal Hernia using...
Acupuncture Acupuncture is an ancient Chinese practice that involves the careful placing of needles to redirect the flow of energy throughout the body. Various pressure points on the hands and legs are targeted to restart the flow of energy or...
You may have to undergo prostate surgery or prostatectomy (removal of the prostate) for a number of reasons like prostate cancer or BPH. Before undergoing surgery, however, many older men would be concerned about how it will affect their...
In India, 12% of the population is said to have kidney stones. It might seem like a small number, but considering India’s huge population, the number runs into millions. Out of these, a major portion of the population is...
Water: The Lifegiving Elixir Older adults suffer from ailments like arthritis and joint pain, dry skin, kidney and heart issues. In most cases, adequate water intake is recommended by most doctors. Water is the supreme hydrating liquid and is called the...
What is Yoga? Yoga is a meditational practice involving the mind and body. It originated in India nearly 5000 years ago and has a mention in ancient Indian works. There are numerous styles or asanas of yoga combining physical poses,...
As you age, taking care of your oral health becomes more important. A number of oral issues like toothache, loose teeth, cavities and issues due to dentures happen in old age. The number and intensity of these problems increase...
Skin faces the wrath of many external forces – sun, wind, pollution and our habits. The relentless battering of these elements can affect your skin. Your skin starts becoming drier, gets wrinkly and loses its overall elasticity with age. How...
The growth cycle of hair changes as we age. The hair follicles take a greater time to rest and the rate of growth slows down considerably. Hair changes color and hair loses volume. Many older women complain that their...
An allergy is body’s natural immune response that is triggered by inhaling pollen or animal dander, touching certain substances or ingesting certain foods. Allergies to pollen, spores, mold, and dust, also called hay fever or allergic rhinitis affect the...

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