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  • Natural supplements – Protect your body naturally
  • Nature has been the savior of the world since the world evolved over time. It has given the world ecological balance. Thus, natural products have always been the number one choice of the common people in all the aspects of their lives. Natural supplements made up of from the ingredients of nature are currently principally counseled for health care functions and other body related issues.

    These days, herbal or Natural supplements are considered as the most reliable m.....

  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Sickle cell anemia (SS) or sickle cell disease is a genetic blood disorder where the human body produces abnormally shaped red blood cells, often in the shape of a sickle (crescent shaped). The sickle shape reduces the flexibility of the red blood cells making it difficult for them to pass through small blood vessels.

    Hemoglobin - an iron rich protein and the most important substance of a red blood cell - plays a vital role in helping the red blood cells carry oxygen from the lungs .....

  • Pernicious Anemia
  • Pernicious anemia, also known as Biermer's anemia, is a type of anemia where the human body is unable to produce enough healthy red blood cells due to insufficient Vitamin B12. Vitamin B12 is vital for the proper development of red blood cells. Pernicious anemia is also referred to as a form of megaloblastic anemia which is caused by impaired uptake of vitamin B 12 due to the lack of intrinsic factor (IF) in the gastrointestinal tract. In this condition large, immature, nucleated cells known .....

  • Arthritis
  • The term Arthritis has its origins in the Greek words arthron (joint) and itis (inflammation). This type of joint condition involves chronic pain, inflammation and swelling. Arthritis involves the breakdown of cartilage, which normally protects the joint, allowing for smooth movement. Cartilage also absorbs shock when pressure is placed on the joint, like when walking, dancing, exercising etc.  Without the usual amount of cartilage, the bones rub together causing pain, .....

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid arthritis is, afterOsteoarthritis, the second most common form of joint diseases and usually affects the fingers, wrist, ankles and feet. Rheumatoid arthritis can affect all age groups as well as both men and women but women, especially in the age groups of 30-50 are more susceptible to this type of joint pain.

    This joint condition shows a typical pattern surrounding the inflamed joints. The first signs show a swelling of the joint and inflammation of th.....

  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis and generally affects older people in the age groups of 60 and above. This type of joint condition includes pain, swelling and stiffness in major joints such as knees, hips, back, neck and hands. The usual symptoms indicate a general stiffness and decreased motion as well as swelling and creaking of joints. The second problem is a wearing out of the cartilage surface, which is the soft cushion between bones, of the joint, a major factor for .....

  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic arthritis is a joint condition that occurs mainly due to the complications of psoriasis ( a chronic skin disorder with the appearance of raised, red, roughened patches covered by silvery shiny scales). Up to 30 percent of people with psoriasis also get psoriatic arthritis, a chronic inflammatory joint disease that causes pain, stiffness, swelling and restrictive mobility.

    This type of joint condition usually affects people, both men and women, in the ages of 30-50. It has .....

  • Knee Joint Pain
  • Knees are one of the most important parts of a human body that facilitate smooth movement. Proper functioning of the knees is critical for mobility of legs and daily activates such as walking. The knee is a joint that has three compartments. The thigh bone (femur) meets the large shin bone (tibia) forming the main knee joint. The patella, or knee cap, is also part of the normal knee anatomy. The ends of the femur and tibia and underside of the patella are covered by articular cartilage, a sli.....

  • Gout
  • Gout is a joint disorder caused by an imbalance of uric acid in the body. It leads to salt deposits (urates) of the acid in the joints causing inflammation. Gout can affect all age groups and both men and women. But men aged over 60 are more susceptible to Gout.

    Inflammation, swelling, reddening, tenderness as well as severe pain in the affected joints are common symptoms of Gout.  High volumes of salt deposits may worsen the condition causing total immobility of joints where h.....

  • Aplastic anemia
  • Aplastic anemia is primarily a blood disorder in which the body's bone marrow fails to produce sufficient blood cells for circulation. It is a rare acquired disorder which is neither present at birth nor inherited but is developed later on.

    The bone marrow is a sponge-like tissue inside the bones that makes vital stem cells which then further develop into red blood cells, white blood cells and platelets. People suffering from Aplastic anemia not only have low red blood cell count bu.....

  • Iron deficiency anemia
  • Iron deficiency anemia is one of the most common nutritional disorders caused due to low iron intake or insufficient absorption of iron in the body. A common cause of microcytic anemia, iron deficiency anemia is also referred to as sideropenic anemia.

    Iron is one of the most important constituents of red blood cells as it plays a crucial role in energy metabolism, gene regulation, cell growth and differentiation, oxygen binding and transport, muscle oxygen use and s.....

  • Antioxidants
  • In medical terms antioxidants definition is - naturally occurring molecules found in various forms such as vitamins, minerals or compounds in a variety of foods that help fight free radicals which cause oxidative damage to blood cells and DNA in the body. If left unchecked, these free radicals can have harmful effects on our health as they accelerate the processes of aging, cause fatty substances or plaque to build up on artery walls increasing risk of heart diseases, cause damage to the cell.....

  • Autoimmune disease
  • Autoimmune diseases also referred to as collagen vascular diseases or autoimmunity are disorders where the body's immune system reacts against some of its own cells and produces antibodies to attack it. These disorders are classified into two types, organ-specific (directed mainly at one organ) and non-organ-specific (widely spread throughout the body). Autoimmune diseases keep the healthy body from releasing an immunological army that destroys all healthy cells it encounters.

    The h.....

  • T-cells
  • T-cells are coordinators of immune regulation and enhance the body's immune responses through secretion of specialized factors which activate white blood cells that fight off infection. These cells assist in detecting immune deficiencies and destroy invaders that try to attack our body.

    T-cells are produced in the bone marrow and mature in the thymus. When these cells get matured, they travel in the blood to other lymphoid tissues, such as the spleen, tonsils, and lymph nodes. They .....

  • Heart Attack
  • Heart attack is a condition which is caused due to breaking of atherosclerosis plaque or is dislodged from the wall of a vessel supplying blood to the heart and is suddenly obstructed. A blood clot can also form on the site of plaque of atherosclerosis in a coronary artery, preventing blood reaching the heart. Due to this the heart muscles are no longer oxygenated and they start to die and are replaced by scar tissue. The heart cannot pump blood efficiently i.....

  • Heart Failure
  • Heart failure or congestive heart failure (CHF) is known as the structural or functional disorder of the heart that impairs its ability to pump a sufficient amount of blood throughout the body. Due to inefficient pumping ability, fluid starts to buildup in the legs, ankles and feet (edema). Coronary artery disease, high blood pressure and diabetes are the primary causes that lead to congestive heart failure. About 5 million people in the United States alone suffer from this condition and each.....

  • Coronary Heart Disease
  • Coronary artery disease (CAD) or coronary heart disease (CHD) is caused due to accumulation of atheromatous plaque within the walls of arteries that supply fresh oxygenated blood to the heart. If the coronary arteries are blocked, the heart will strive for oxygenated blood and if this request is not met, it may lead to chest pain (Angina pectoris) or a heart attack. Coronary heart disease is the most common underlying cause of cardiovascular .....

  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiac arrest is caused due to sudden abrupt loss of heart function and as a result normal circulation of blood stops as the heart fails to contract effectively. It is generally caused due to electrical problem in the heart which leads to the death of part of the heart muscle. If it goes untreated for more than five minutes it can lead to severe brain injury or even death. During cardiac arrest the heart starts to beat rapidly and quivers .....

  • Immune system vitamins
  • A healthy and robust immune system is vital for good health and fitness. Vitamins provide the building blocks that help keep our body healthy. Some vitamins are especially beneficial in boosting our immune system, strengthening its natural resistance power. These vitamins provide the necessary boost to the immune system helping the body fight against several infections and diseases.

    A strong immune system is necessary as it attacks invading microbes, pathogen, infections and .....

  • B cells
  • B cells are the defender cells of our body which produce antibodies to protect us from diseases and infections. They then enter the blood and circulate through our bodies. The basic function of B cells is to produce antibodies in response to foreign proteins such as viruses, bacteria and tumor cells. Each is specific to a particular site on an antigen. B cells are derived from bone marrow and then develop into plasma. These cells not only fight in.....

  • White Blood Cells (WBC)
  • White blood cells (WBC) or leukocytes are vital cells of the immune system protecting the human body against infections, bacteria, microbes, viruses and pathogens. These cells are produced in the stem of the bone marrow and are composed of granulocytes (neutrophils, eosinophils, and basophils) and non-granulocytes (lymphocytes and monocytes).

    WBC’s are constantly circulating through the blood stream and once they identify a particular antigen, they immediately launch a counteratta.....