0 comments on “Family environment — shared living space and common eating habits — can make a major contribution to a person’s risk of disease like depression.”

Family environment — shared living space and common eating habits — can make a major contribution to a person’s risk of disease like depression.

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ASTRO 2017: Urban Cancer Center Finds 75% of Its Patients With Depression Were Previously Undiagnosed

parasomnia“Depression prevalence continues to be high among cancer patients, especially those receiving treatment at an urban cancer center, as well as those who identify as female or are disabled by their disease. Alarmingly, most of these patients remain undiagnosed and untreated, indicating an important gap in cancer care and an opportunity to improve patient outcomes,”.

2 comments on “GUT- What is really means and why is it gaining significance off late?Our gut is home to approximately 100,000,000,000,000 (100 trillion) microorganisms.”

GUT- What is really means and why is it gaining significance off late?Our gut is home to approximately 100,000,000,000,000 (100 trillion) microorganisms.

GUTGUT in a layman language may mean NERVE (not the nerves but nerve to perform bold acts), with a slight drift to the medical world or anatomy it may mean Stomach, belly, Abdomen and in literal medicine term it may mean, “gastrointestinal tract”.

The gut is the largest mucosal organ of the body and as such is at the forefront of the body’s immune (ability to fight foreign invasion) homeostasis (also, in regulation of temperature and the balance between acidity and alkalinity (pH). Read through for its importance and its necessity for good health and its role in diabetes, arthritis and other common disorders on the rise!