Antiretroviral therapy

Antiretroviral therapy (ART) is treatment of people infected with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) using anti-HIV drugs. The standard treatment consists of a combination of at least three drugs (often called “highly active antiretroviral therapy” or HAART) that suppress HIV replication. Three drugs are used in order to reduce the likelihood of the virus developing resistance. … Continue reading “Antiretroviral therapy”

Coronavirus infections

Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses that includes viruses that may cause a range of illnesses in humans, from the common cold to SARS. Viruses of this family also cause a number of animal diseases. Novel coronavirus is a particular strain of coronavirus that has not been previously identified in humans. There is very … Continue reading “Coronavirus infections”

Worldwide health care costs are on the rise once more and they are showing no signs of letting up. According to The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development, these costs are rising so sharply that they will become unaffordable within a few decades unless something drastic is put into place. Major reforms are needed and … Continue reading “The Effect Of Smart Medicine On Health Care Costs”

At different stage of life, people are prone to various health problems. Preventive lab tests can help to identify health problems before they start. This means that underlying health issues which may lead to future complications, can be identified early, increasing one’s chance for a better remedial action. Why avail Identifies diseases before diagnosis Tests … Continue reading “Why you should consider preventive lab tests for your loved ones”

For all cricket lovers, the IPl 2017 season is back with more fun and entertaining games. This is the most famous cricket league in India and fans have eagerly waited for this new season for more entertainment. Many fans want to see if Sunrisers Hyderabad, the defending champions will be able to defend their title. … Continue reading “10 Must Exercises for a Cricketer”

Vitamin D deficiency is a common problem that people are facing these days. It has become very important for us to include the sources of vitamin D to overcome the deficiency. The major source of Vitamin D is sunlight. However, there are food that do source this vitamin in some quantity. Here’s 10 super foods … Continue reading “10 Superfoods to help in Vitamin D deficiency”

The way that our body and mind functions on a day to day basis depends on a huge number of factors. One day we may be full of beans whilst the next we are could be way down in the dumps. Our moods are influenced by any number of internal and external factors. The same … Continue reading “Influence of Health, Medicine & Food Ideas on Our Bodies and Minds”

Arthritis – It is defined as a degenerative, non – inflammatory joint disease characterized by destruction of articular cartilage and formation of new bone at the joint surfaces and margins. It can occur in all the joints due to ageing, it is more commonly seen in weight – bearing joints like knee, hip, ankle and … Continue reading “Everything you need to know about Arthritis”


Brucellosis is a bacterial disease caused by various Brucella species, which mainly infect cattle, swine, goats, sheep and dogs. Humans generally acquire the disease through direct contact with infected animals, by eating or drinking contaminated animal products, or by inhaling airborne agents. The majority of cases are caused by ingesting unpasteurized milk or cheese from … Continue reading “Brucellosis”


Breastfeeding is the normal way of providing young infants with the nutrients they need for healthy growth and development. Virtually all mothers can breastfeed, provided they have accurate information, and the support of their family, the health care system and society at large. Colostrum, the yellowish, sticky breast milk produced at the end of pregnancy, … Continue reading “Breastfeeding”


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