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Role of Aspirin in Heart Disease Prevention

We all know about the humble aspirin being popped when we’re in pain, or when suffering from an inflammation or a fever. However, aspirin has other uses too, apart from being an anti-inflammatory medication. Aspirin therapy is undertaken by many …

Latest Changes in Blood Pressure Guidelines

High blood pressure and hypertension are lifestyle diseases that affect a large section of the population. The term blood pressure can itself shoot up the pressure for a number of people. However, it is important to understand what blood pressure …

Pap Smear—Who Needs It and When

Cervical cancer is one of the top five cancer risks affecting women globally and a leading cause of cancer-related death. And the main factor to consider is that it can be prevented by regular check-ups and identifying the risk factors …

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Weight Gain and Type 2 Diabetes: Are They Related?

Diabetes is known to be a kind of disorder, characterized by a rise in the level of glucose present in the blood (hyperglycemia). This happens when the body is not functioning sufficiently enough to produce insulin, which helps to regulate …

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Type 1 Diabetes and Associated Complications

Diabetes is one of the most commonly occurring diseases that have plagued many lives across the globe.   Diabetes refers to a condition in which the body is unable to produce the insulin hormone or cannot respond appropriately to the …