POLYSEMY of Medical and English Language terms


They say Medicine is latin and greek. this latin and greek also has different meaning in the world of Medicine.

Check what Cataract, Asthma, Diagnosis, Prognosis,Sequela, Acute, Chronic, Sign or Symptom, mean or imply together with others..

CERVICAL CANCER- Manifestation to screening- basics

womenA recent take first: This interim guideline seconds , First that “Screening only works when there’s a certain prevalence”. Second, “When women get negative HPV results, there’s an extraordinarily low risk of their developing cancer. You don’t get the same reassurance with the Pap ( for PAP SMEAR)”. Third, ” The downside of primary screening is a signifi cant increase in the number of colposcopies compared to either cytology or co-testing”. Screening in women age 30 or older and in women ages 25–29, with carefully considered triage.” and last but not the least, “Keep your eyes on the many changes to come.”

These five pesticides are on the top list of WHO as the deadliest cancer causing pesticides that are associated with our food chain. Glyphosate, Malathion, Tetrachlorvinphos,Parathion and Diazinon.

pesticidesGlyphosate is the most-produced weedkiller in the world! Malathion is used in substantial volumes throughout the world, with agricultural workers being the most exposed to it! Tetrachlorvinphos is banned in the EU, but in the United States it continues to be used on livestock and pets, including in flea collars. Diazinon production has been low and decreased further after 2006 after restrictions were placed on it in the United States and the European Union (EU). “Parathion use has been severely restricted since the 1980s. All authorised uses were cancelled in the European Union and the USA by 2003.

Yoga asanas to keep cancer at bay

Yoga asanas to keep cancer at bayYoga took birth thousands of years ago in India but eventually lost its charm and recognition in the ultra modern world that we live in today. 
While there were period during which science of yoga could not get its due recognition, but the turnaround, though slow, is happening. In fact, for many years, the emergence of yoga as a true way of life was visible more sharply in west than in India.
Yog means union, and it is a formula that the sages and seers during ancient time gave us for the goodness of humanity. The research and development giants, who work on treatment of various illnesses like cancer, often question how yoga can cure or help in curing cancer.

magniloquent- speech and its affects

magniloquentA colleague made me notice this word of the day -“magniloquent” and posed a question, if it was connected with malignancy or cancer? Good news is it is not at all! Malignant Malignancy is most familiar as a characterization of cancer. A malignant tumor contrasts with a non-cancerous benign tumor in that a malignancy is not self-limited in its growth, is capable of invading into adjacent tissues, and may be capable of spreading to distant tissues. A benign tumor has none of those properties. Conversely magniloquent on the other hand means…

Breaking!!!New WHO guideline clamps down on intake of free sugars

Adults and children should reduce their daily free sugar intake to less than 10% of their total energy intake, according to a new guideline from the World Health Organization.

spoonful of sugar
“We have solid evidence that keeping intake of free sugars to less than 10% of total energy intake reduces the risk of overweight, obesity and tooth decay,” says Dr. Francesco Branca.

Question for cancer survivors- To Go or Not to Go Organic?

OrganicResearch on the nutritional benefits of organic fruits and vegetables has been mixed, and there have been no studies examining whether organic produce is better at preventing cancer or cancer recurrence than non-organic produce.

Stephanie Meyers, a senior clinical nutritionist at the Dana-Farber Cancer Center in Boston, tells her clients to buy whatever produce they like, and to rinse all fruits and vegetables thoroughly with clean water. Buying organic foods is a personal choice, Meyer says, and cancer survivors do themselves no harm by not choosing to go organic.

5 Most Common Mistakes When Using Garlic as an Antibiotic

From Natural News Food By Prof. Hesin

Garlic can certainly elicit few tears from your eyes, leave an unpleasant taste and smell in your mouth, but this plant can surely supply your body with many important nutrients too. However, it is important to understand how to use garlic properly because you might miss the positive effects of its consumption.

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