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What Is Macular Degeneration? How Does It Affect Eyes and Who Are in the High-Risk Zone of AMD?

Macular degeneration or age-related macular degeneration, is a problem of eye where retina (macula) is damaged due to aging. In AMD, the central vision is lost but peripheral vision remains normal. For example, a patient with AMD won’t be able to see the fine details objects before the affected eye but he could try recognizing […]

Updated on June 5, 2019      Admin

Aging! It’s Time to Rev Up Your Vitamin Intake

Calcium Calcium helps build muscles and nerve cells. The body gets it from bones and the bones from food. Men over 70 and women over 50 are advised to increase their calcium intake because aging reduces formation of calcium but the demand of this mineral remains the same. Dairy products like milk, yogurt and cheese […]

Updated on June 1, 2019      Admin

Understanding Anemia Types and their Causes

Anemia is a medical condition where patients face mild to severe loss of red blood cells or hemoglobin that bind oxygen for breathing. An anemic person feels fatigue because he doesn’t get enough oxygen needed to stay active. Anemia is the most common blood condition affecting a considerable part of the world population and it affects […]

Updated on May 24, 2019      Admin

All About Allergies – Symptoms & Types

The response of the immune system of the body to any foreign substance that could not harm the body is an allergy. The foreign substance that is responsible for the allergy is called allergens. They can include things like pollen, pet dander or certain food. The job of the immune system is to keep the […]

Updated on September 20, 2018      Admin

All You Want To Know About Pregnancy Control

Pregnancy is the process which takes place when a sperm fertilizes an egg after it is released from the ovary during ovulation. The fertilized egg also called zygote travels down the uterus where the implantation occurs. A successful implantation results in a pregnancy. On average the full term of the pregnancy is 40 weeks. But […]

Updated on September 9, 2018      Admin