Breast cancer on the rise in India – Mammography is a simple test for early detection

Breast cancer is the leading cancer for women in Indian now. Over 1.3 lakh women are being diagnosed with breast cancer every year and over 40,000 succumb to the disease (data from 2014). Mammography is a simple x-ray which can catch breast cancers at an early age. It is generally recommended after the age of … More Breast cancer on the rise in India – Mammography is a simple test for early detection

Women are more than 10 times as likely as men to suffer from Thyroid Dysfunction

TSH or Thyroid Stimulating Hormone is produced by the pituitary gland present at the base of the brain. TSH (Thyroid Stimulating Hormone) regulates the functioning of thyroid gland and the production of T3 and T4 hormones through it. T3 and T4 regulate multiple functions of the body including metabolism, energy generation and mood control. In … More Women are more than 10 times as likely as men to suffer from Thyroid Dysfunction