Osteoporosis and Menopause

Menopause is the period in a woman’s life (typically between the ages of 45 and 50) when menstruation naturally ceases. It can potentially increase the risk of developing osteoporosis, a medical condition in which the bones become brittle, and fragile and lose...

Stages of Atherosclerosis

Atherosclerosis is a common progressive disease that occurs when the inside of arteries has plaque buildup. It progresses in stages and may not show any symptoms until the plaque ultimately occludes the arterial lumen or may get dislodged to form a thromboembolic...

How to Prevent Gallstones

It is possible to effectively prevent gallstones through dietary and lifestyle changes. Lifestyle changes include routine exercise and a gradual weight loss program. If you have gallstones, these protective measures will also help you to prevent getting a gallstone...