Medical conditions come in various forms. Some are acute and transient, while others are either recurrent or chronic. Most acute and transient conditions, like mild respiratory infections for example, only require accurate diagnosis and specific treatment. Then a cure is achieved. But some conditions will either keep recurring, or will be chronic. That means longterm control is required, otherwise the disease may become overwhelming, or even turn out fatal.
How old a man is when he has children may affect the lifespans of his grandchildren, a new study suggests.Men in the study who were older when they had children tended to have kids and grandkids with longer telomeres — caps on the ends of chromosomes that protect the chromosomes from damage.
The way healthcare is delivered has changed over time. In days gone by, doctors practiced in a very paternalistic manner. They knew what was good for you, and you wouldn’t have had much choice. If a certain recommendation was made, there wasn’t much scope for asking questions, or considering alternate options. You had to accept whatever treatment they proposed, even when at times, such treatment wasn’t ever good for anyone.
Women’s health is an integral part of overall health system of any country. They are the one who takes care of the health of the whole family. Good health of the children to a greater extent depends on the good health conditions of women.