Latest Health News of June 2010

Latest Health News of June 2010

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Causes Of Eating Disorders In Men

Causes Of Eating Disorders In Men          Though eating disorders have been considered a women issue, but in past few years men have also been found to be suffering from eating disorders. The craze of possessing a good physique often ends up with men taking a diet that is not at all nutritious.More...

 

Can Ipods Cause Hearing Loss ?

Can Ipods Cause Hearing Loss         The problem of hearing loss, i.e. temporary or permanent, is on rise. The advent of modern technology such as Ipods has aggravated the problem. Tinnitus is the name given to hearing problem that occurs due to Ipods. However, tinnitus is not the only hearing impairment, but it is considered as a symptom of swishing and ringing sound that continues for a long period of time. It gives birth to other hearing problems and people began to hear the sound that occurs in the ear or head.More...

 

Cinnamon -- A Cure for Diabetes

Cinnamon -- A Cure for Diabetes         Diabetes mellitus, or commonly known as diabetes, is a result of a metabolic disorder which occurs due to environmental or hereditary reasons. This disorder results in high blood sugar level. The level of sugar in blood is controlled by many chemicals and hormones. Insulin is one such hormone which is found in the pancreas. Some problem in the action of insulin or problem in secretion of insulin leads to increase in the level of sugar in blood.More...

 

Signs Of Depression Are Common In The Geriatric Population

Signs Of Depression Are Common In The Geriatric Population          Depression is the state of mood in which person feels sad and forlorn. It is commonly found among older people where the symptoms of depression are clearly visible for more than two weeks. The symptoms include sad mood, less or no interest in things happening around, considerable gain or loss in body weight, hyperactivity, insomnia, tiredness, a feeling of worthlessness, low concentration and suicidal tendency.More...

 

Benefits Of Birth Control And Contraceptives

Benefits Of Birth Control And Contraceptives         To avoid the risks of pregnancy and in order to plan a family, today, almost every woman uses birth control pills and contraceptives. These contraceptives are meant to reduce the risk of pregnancy, but they are not meant for protecting a woman from sexually transmitted diseases. However, many hormonal means bring changes in the body of woman. More...