Found 86 Questions for Medical Research & Studies

Why cannabis used as a medicine?

Tejas Charukula
Updated on 30-Jul-2019 22:30:24
In many parts of the world, cannabis which is also known as marijuana is considered illegal as it comes under the use of abusive substances. Though marijuana was always used throughout the olden days in order to treat and heal people, in today’s world very few places in the whole world have legalized the use of this plant. This has many medicinal properties that will be discussed here.Prevents cancers cells from spreadingCannabis can be used as the main component in order to keep the cancer cells in control and not let them spread.Though there isn’t any cure for cancer, cannabis ... Read More

What is the effect of hyaluronic acid on skin/health?

Divya Agarwal
Updated on 30-Jul-2019 22:30:24
Hyaluronic acid is one of the hottest skin care element which is now adapted by cosmetic or beauty industries very well. This acid is used in almost every cream whether it is a serum or a night cream. But, the word acid sounds little scary to us especially on our face and leaves us curious to know what it is, and what it does to our skin.To know all this, keep reading.Hyaluronic acid, also known as hyaluronan or hyaluronate, is a substance which is naturally produced by your body. It is mostly found in the joints and the fluids in ... Read More

Can the father’s diet affect his child’s health?

Jaya P
Updated on 30-Jul-2019 22:30:24
Once a woman is pregnant, she will be showered with wanted and unwanted advises about what to eat and what not, from family and friends. Every woman around will start narrating their own experiences and give free advises on eating almonds, milk, fresh fruit, saffron and what not !! This is because the nutrition given to the mother has a direct impact on the growth of the baby inside and is going to alter the genetic composition and immune system of the child forever.A recent study has put an interesting concept forward that a father's diet can also impact the ... Read More

What are some transplants still impossible for the modern science?

Ridhi Arora
Updated on 30-Jul-2019 22:30:24
Transplantation is one of the great advances in modern medicine. It is defined as a transfer of an organ or a tissue from one part of the body to another or from one person or animal to another. But sadly the doctors now face an obstacle that the demand for transplants has surpassed the supply of donated organs. Due to the less number of organ donors, patients have to wait and sometimes die in the wait of getting a donation of the needed organ from some of their relatives or family member.Medical science has undergone a lot of advancement in ... Read More

What are some good uses of NEEM plant that you know?

Ridhi Arora
Updated on 30-Jul-2019 22:30:24
Neem is a unique tree and the neem leaf is one of the most complex leaves you can find on our planet.BenefitsIt acts as a good antibacterial cleanser.Its leaves are good for our gums and treating gum infections.Eating its leaves keeps us healthy and gives us a long and healthy life.It destroys Bacillus and other germs of deadly diseases like malaria, leprosy, syphilis, jaundice.It treats constipation.It is a boon for blood purification too.It is a good remedy for myopia.It relieves the weariness of daily activities.It is useful for cough removal.It cures even some sorts of tumors.Overall it is a wonder ... Read More

How to avoid early breast cancer?

Ridhi Arora
Updated on 30-Jul-2019 22:30:24
Cancer that forms in the cells of the breasts is called Breast cancer. One must know that it is a deadly disease and care is better than cure otherwise you may cost your life.Tips To Avoid Breast CancerWatch Your Weight: Obesity is a clear invitation to such diseases. One must pay a little heed to fitness. An overweight lady is prone not only to breast cancer but a lot of other diseases like Diabetes, Blood pressure, Hypertension, Thyroid and surprisingly even Migraine.Nutritious Food: What you eat, reflects. So, if you eat well, diseases and germs will remain definitely stay at ... Read More

What are the surprising things that increase your blood sugar?

Ridhi Arora
Updated on 30-Jul-2019 22:30:24
A condition in which there is too much sugar in the blood is called Diabetes. It is not a single disease, but a group of diseases. One usually avoids direct sugar intake in the form of pastries, ice creams, sugary candies, etc. However, it is surprising to know there are certain foods that carry high sugar content and increase the glucose level in our body too.Culprit FoodsArtificial Sweeteners like Sugar-free foods also have their effect.In the journey of losing weight, one tends to be carried away too much to consume an extremely high protein diet, but this can lead to ... Read More

Is it true that the color of our eyes indicates our health condition?

Ridhi Arora
Updated on 30-Jul-2019 22:30:24
It's Melanin, which not only gives color to eyes but also to skin and hair. Genetics also play a major role in deciding the color of skin, eye, and hair. The color of the eyes gives a lot of details about the health condition of a person. Following are the various disorders that could be diagnosed as per the color of the eyes.Gray Ring around the edge of the cornea called arcus senilis in Medical terms, suggests high cholesterol and triglycerides which pose a risk for heart attack and stroke.A Red Eye with a spot of blood on the white ... Read More

Why is it not good to sleep on the stomach for the whole night?

Ridhi Arora
Updated on 30-Jul-2019 22:30:24
Some people think that it does not matter what position one sleeps. But, the truth is that the sleep position can play a role in snoring, heartburn, and even wrinkles. A common observation is that if a person sleeps 6-8 hours a day, technically one–third of a day sleeping, he spends nearly one-third of his life sleeping then!Cons In Case of Stomach SleepersSpine gets affected the most in this position. This is because the middle part of our body is exactly where most of the weight is, so it is not possible to maintain perfect alignment of the spine at ... Read More

Why are flu shots a big deal in the US?

Ridhi Arora
Updated on 30-Jul-2019 22:30:24
During the flu season from October to May, flu viruses circulate at higher levels in the U.S.A’s population. An annual seasonal flu vaccine is the best way to reduce the risk of getting sick with seasonal flu and making it, in fact, a communicable disease. It was believed if you get those shots, the less are the chances of being infected, so overall the U.S.A’s population will remain healthy.Viruses In Flu ShotsActually, the viruses in the flu shot are either killed or inactivated, so one cannot get the flu from a flu shot. But some minor side-effects like soreness, redness, ... Read More
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