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Multiple Sclerosis: understanding body’s internal strife!

Multiple sclerosis is a chronic, unpredictable disease of the central nervous system (CNS). Now, what is CNS? 👈 This, your brain and your spinal cord together are called Central Nervous System. CNS controls most functions of the body and the cognition. Specific types of cells that are present only in CNS are called “Neurons”. Now […]

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Dementia: What is it? What feeds it? And how to prevent it?

“Have you ever seen a person with dementia? Have you met one? You probably have but you were not aware of their health condition and probably thought that they have lost their marbles!” This is what usually happens! A neighboring grandma suddenly started forgetting everything, her name, her children, and grand children’s names, slowly she […]

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“Protein needs during pregnancy…and adequacy of vegetarian diet?”

“Are you Veg or Non-Veg?”! No, I am not talking about plants or animals (pun totally intended)! That is just Indian way of asking whether you are a Vegetarian or a non-vegetarian 😛 [ctt template=”3″ link=”Cgad5″ via=”yes” ]Approximately 1/6th of world’s population lives in India and about 1/3rd of those are Lacto-vegetarians…that is A LOT OF […]

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