Hormonal disturbance – Breast Cancer – Irregularity of periods – discharge from nipples

I am 40 years of age. I had tubal ligation 10 years ago. I was diagnosed with breast cancer in my right breast 8 years ago. After I was diagnosed with breast cancer, I underwent surgery and my right breast was removed. I had noticed some white coloured discharge from my nipples, when my breast cancer was diagnosed 8 years ago. Continue reading “Hormonal disturbance – Breast Cancer – Irregularity of periods – discharge from nipples” »

Having periods of varying intensity and back pain during periods

This question is with regard to my 16 years old daughter. I am her mother. Her menstrual cycle often varies. Sometimes, it is very light and sometimes it is very heavy. Moreover, she also has back pain during her periods. Is it a normal phenomenon? Is it due to her age? Just to inform you that she is getting her periods for last about 3-4 years. Continue reading “Having periods of varying intensity and back pain during periods” »

Balancing Hormones

The different hormones produced in the human body affect the function of the body. There are different hormones in men and women and the excess of hormones have their adverse effects on the human body. The regular hormone secretion in the female body is very essential because only then the proper menstrual cycle in the female body occurs and the body is able to bear children. Continue reading “Balancing Hormones” »

Hypothyroidism And Depression

Hypothyroidism is caused by the malfunctioning of the thyroid gland .Hypothyroidism is a common hormone deficiency. It is more common among females than in males. The basic symptoms of hypothyroidism are weight gain, dry skin and hair loss, intolerance to cold and puffy facial features. If hypothyroidism is left untreated, there is a risk of diabetes, high blood pressure, arthritis, depression and migraine. Continue reading “Hypothyroidism And Depression” »

Hypothyroidism And Ayurveda

Introduction: Hypothyroidism is a disorder that is related to the thyroid Glands. The Thyroid is the largest endocrine gland of the body. The other endocrine glands include the adrenal glands, pituitary glands, adrenal glands, parathyroid glands, pancreas, ovaries and testes. The endocrine glands help to control the metabolism of the body. Continue reading “Hypothyroidism And Ayurveda” »

Dry Skin And Hypothyroidism

Hypothyroidism is a disease that occurs generally in human beings and animals. It is generally caused due to the improper working of the thyroid gland. The thyroid gland sometimes over secretes or under secretes the thyroid hormone. The over secretion leads to Hyperthyroidism, while the under secretion leads to hypothyroidism. Continue reading “Dry Skin And Hypothyroidism” »

Causes Of Hemorrhoids

Causes of hemorrhoids may be due to varied grounds. The blood veins, which are in the rectal region, will respond to tension that is being strained in the area. Yet, the tension may come from different origins and may lead to hemorrhoids to be a troublesome condition, and also, cause pain. Continue reading “Causes Of Hemorrhoids” »

Bed Wetting Teens

It is surprising that about 1 to 2% of fifteen years old would occasionally wet their beds. While there are about 0.5 to 1% of individuals from ages eighteen to sixty-four who would have bladder control problems at night. If you would do a head count, that would be about a hundred of teens who would still wet their sheets at night. Continue reading “Bed Wetting Teens” »