Tag Archives: prevention

Essential Reads: Strategies for the Prevention of Postpartum Depression

Postpartum depression (PPD) is a relatively common problem, affecting between 10% and 15% of women after delivery. Although it is difficult to reliably predict which women in the general population will experience postpartum depression, it is possible to identify certain subgroups of women who are at increased risk for postpartum affective illness. For example, women… Read More »

Top 5 stories on injectable HIV treatment and prevention from CROI 2021

One of the most important HIV conferences of the year, the Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI 2021) took place earlier this month. A key theme was the development of injectable medications for use as HIV treatment or as pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP). One expert said that the next decade promises to be an era… Read More »

Prevention of Blindness Week 2020: From Nuts to Green Leafy Vegetables, Here Are Top Five Foods for Good Eyesight

Prevention of Blindness Week 2020 (Photo Credits: File Image) Every year Government of India from April 1 to April 7 organise prevention of blindness week campaign to raise awareness towards the visually impaired individuals. India has many individuals who are visually impaired by birth or due to mischance. We should indeed all join hands together and… Read More »

Why is diabetes prevention important

Particularly in men, type 2 diabetes prevention overview Leading doctors and researchers point to excessive levels of insulin as the likely reason why insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes develops. Such as metformin, after exercise is completed, diet and preventing type 2 diabetes Diet is the most important part of lifestyle change. Modern research has… Read More »