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Enlarged breast in males

Enlarged breast in males

Enlargement of the male breast is known medically as gynaecomastia. It usually affects both breasts but may affect one breast. It occurs as a result of proliferation of glands of the breast due to imbalance in the action of the hormones oestrogen and testosterone. It...

HPV AND PAP TEST

HPV AND PAP TEST

Cancer and precancer cells are detected through a pap test (or pap smears). The cancerous cell changes are caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV) and when they are left untreated, these abnormal cells could result to cervical cancer. On the other hand, an HPV test...

FOOD ADDICTION

FOOD ADDICTION

As the saying goes, "too much of everything is bad". Despite the fact that food is very important for proper functioning of the body, eating too much or eating the wrong foods can have adverse effects on the body. Eating healthy or losing weight seem impossible for...

FALL

FALL

A fall can be sudden or unexpected. Statistics have shown that fall is the second leading cause of accidental or unintentional injury deaths worldwide especially in older people. Certain measures can be taken to lower the risk of falling especially in the home...