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Schizophrenia was earlier known as dementia praecox. It was later renamed as schizophrenia by a Swiss psychiatrist Eugen Bleuler in 1911. It is derived from two Greek words, Schizein (to split) and Phren (mind). Schizophrenia affects nearly 22 million people across the world, mostly in the age group of 15-35 years. In US, it afflicts approximately 2.5 million people. The […]

Categories: Mental health

Tonsils come in a pair and are located at the back of the mouth, on either side. They are made of soft glandular tissue and play a key role in the immune system. When the tonsils become infected this is what is known as tonsillitis; it has the following symptoms; Sore throat, Cough Fever Headache Queasiness Fatigue Pain when swallowing […]

Categories: Health concerns

A number of scientific journals and reports have discussed how oral exposure to nitrous oxide may destroy your vitamin B12 levels. It is not only journals that published this, but also the latest books and publications on biochemistry and nutritional supplements. For starters, it is important to know how dentists use nitrous oxide in their practice. Also known as the […]

Categories: Drugs and Vitamin

Although this certainly does not come as a comfort, excessive sweating, also known as hyperhidrosis, is a condition that affects 1% to 3% of the population. The exact causes of this condition have not been established, but the results can often lead to extreme introversion and feelings of low self esteem. Yet, do not despair, if you are one in […]

Categories: Health concerns

A good training, a good coach, having the right equipment, good mental health,  a fit and a healthy body are some of the requirements for an athlete to be successful and defeat any challenges that may come on his way. But what use are these qualities if the athlete has no gas? Think of an athlete as a high performance […]

Categories: Nutrition