While the world remembers the greatest boxing legend Muhammad Ali because of his fights, there is one more personal battle that the boxing champion fought, and won. Muhammad Ali was diagnosed with Parkinson’s in the year 1984, and even though the average age of a Parkinson’s patient is 60, he lived on till the age of 74.
The holy month of Ramadan is here. Whether you have been fasting each year, or have recently started on this holy journey, it is important to remember that while this is a month of meeting family and friends, it is also a month when you have to be extra careful towards your health, on all days of fasting.
Air quality refers to an overall standard that actually includes five main pollutants: ozone, particulate matter, carbon monoxide, sulfur dioxide, and nitrogen dioxide. Of these, ozone and particulate matter are considered to be the most dangerous to human health.
Sepsis is a type of condition that occurs when the way a body reacts to infections becomes dangerous for its own good. In this life threatening condition, the body starts creating injuries for its own tissues and organs instead of fighting off the outside infection.
While all of us have moles on our skin, there are some that can turn cancerous and lead to possible threats. A mole is nothing but the growth of cells known as melanocytes that are responsible for giving the skin its colour. Melanoma skin cancer is the type of skin cancer that starts in the melanocytes of the skin.