Menopause and Vaginal Dryness

Menopause Menopause is defined as the cessation of menses for 12 months. Most women generally enter menopause between the ages of 49 and 52. With the increasing life expectancy of women in the United States, it is expected that women spend approximately 40% of their lives in the post-menopause stage.   Disease Synthesis: The menopausal […]

Hair Loss and its different types

  The hair cycle has 3 main phases: the growth phase which takes about 2-7 years, the transition phase which takes about 3 weeks, and the resting phase which usually takes 3 months and there is no noticeable growth. Hair is usually in the growth phase 85-90% of the time. There are four main types of hair […]

Factors that Cause and Affect Acne Development

Acne is a common skin condition that occurs in many individuals. It occurs when hair folliclesbecome stopped up with oil and dead skin cells. This causes whiteheads, blackheads orpimples. Although acne tends to be most common in teenagers it can affect people of all ages. Acne is caused by four main factors. Abnormal follicular keratinocyte […]

Birth Control

Birth control, although many believe it is primarily for preventing pregnancy, can also be used for a variety of conditions as well. Throughout the past few years, more options have become available for birth control. There are several different dosage forms available ranging from oral, transdermal, intravaginal, and intrauterine devices. Each woman will prefer a […]

Why is Handwashing important?

Germs that cause diseases can spread by sneezing, coughing, rubbing the eyes, or through handshakes, which can then be passed from one person to another. Examples of these diseases are salmonellosis, influenza, colds, and COVID-19, and washing your hands regularly and properly with soap and water can help prevent its spread.  Our hands are one […]

Things that may influence Skin Aging

Skin Aging Wrinkling, loss of elasticity, laxity, and a rough-textured look are all symptoms of skin aging. This aging process is accompanied by cutaneous cell phenotypic alterations as well as structural and functional changes in extracellular matrix components including collagen and elastin. Skin aging is influenced by so many factors. Such factors include sun exposure, […]

What are vaccines made of?

Vaccination Vaccinations are essential for both personal and public health. Though there has always been some ambiguity and misunderstanding concerning this. It stops diseases like measles, polio, mumps, chicken pox, whooping cough, diphtheria, HPV, and now COVID-19 from spreading.  A vaccine, often known as immunization, is a method of increasing your body’s natural immunity against […]