It may surprise you to learn that more than 10% of Americans have to contend with infertility problems during their reproductive years and that is a situation that can have a big big impact on your relationship as well as affecting your emotional health.
Yes, a man’s ‘mid-life’ crisis is no longer a laughing matter. Male menopause is very real and quite unnerving, and it’s recognized as Andropause in most of the English speaking world.
Sexually transmitted disease or STD as they are commonly called is a hushed and tabooed topic. After all, to get one you have to get pretty close to somebody.
Even though men themselves are pretty much in the dark when it comes to their hormones because for them these don’t cause a problem every single month, understanding hormones and their role in overall health is a must.
Sex toys allow you to satisfy your bedroom needs, add a little bit of kink to the same boring sex routine and have oodles of fun along the way.
‘Should I try the new cookie diet’? ‘Maybe I need to exercise harder’! ‘I am eating healthy…but still…’ Losing weight has been one of the most burning issues amongst men and women since time immemorial. Mankind has stepped on the moon and invented the nuclear bomb but still has been unable to figure out an […]
Every day stress, emotional unbalance in relationships and lack of sleep can all be reducing your libido. Irrespective of the causes that are bringing your sex drive down, some methods always work. If you don’t find these tricks effective, you might have an underlying medical condition that might be interfering with your libido. We suggest […]
After all, do we really need to go through hell 5 days a month, every single month? Or should we consider pills that can rid us of our period? Is the period really even necessary when we aren’t planning to get pregnant?
Does your girlfriend blame everything from an unplanned shopping spree to horrid mood swings on her hormones?
You are feeling cranky and moody and your boyfriend joking asks, “Are you having your period?” It might sound funny to him, but you feel even more frustrated because you know this is not PMS, because it actually feels a lot worse.
Plus other easy post-sex moves that’ll keep your vagina healthy—so you can drift off to sleep happy.
In a modern market saturated with artificial supplements and health food crazes perpetuated by daytime television, finding a solid product to help with healthy living and proper nutrition is suspect at best.
A great or even an average sex life takes time to maintain and nurture.
Infertility is an alarming issue among young couples. So, here are 5 apps that will help you plan your family. After active research and inputs by Fertility expert Dr Priti Gupta, First Step IVF, we have found that certain apps in the market can help you trace your fertility cycle so that you can […]
Many women wonder when it is alright to have sex again after having a baby. However, this time, the period might be different for every couple, depending on the mother’s health after delivery, the demands the baby is placing on her and also the relationship between the partners. Some couples resume sex life within the […]
The Zika virus was first discovered in the 1940s, though most people had never heard of it until this year.
When we think of ‘porn addicts’, we almost always picture a sleazy middle aged man, hooked onto cyber sex and pornography websites. But did you know that women can turn into porn addicts as well?
For a country like India which is home to more than 62 million diabetics and 2 million cancer patients, online forum is a need of the hour.
By Nirja Ghosh. When I was first told to take up stairwell training, I took the elevator. Basically because walking when you can, well, not, sounded stupid to me. Not to mention that it sounded massively exhausting. I am not a workout person AT ALL and in my ideal world, I could eat rice every […]
The dreaded C Word! Cervical cancer is one of the top five common types of cancers affecting a woman’s reproductive organs. However, it is also the easiest type of cancer to prevent with the help of regular check-ups and screenings. Even though cervical cancer sounds scary, it is highly curable when diagnosed and treated early. […]
What causes fetishes? There’s no clear answer. “Why would a man develop a mask fetish?” asks Dr. Barry McCarthy, a therapist in Washington, D.C. “Could be something he read as a kid that’s tied to 16th century Spain, who knows.”
By Guest Blogger Ritu Bedi I am a recent ovarian cancer (stage 3C) survivor. I am a young professional, working with IBM and led an active and exciting life until May 2013, when my world was shattered by a diagnosis of cancer. What I thought were stomach cramps turned out to be the symptoms […]
As gay rights activists fight fiercely to end the bias that revolves around sexual orientation, it is quite sad that 70% of people believe that sexual orientation is a matter of choice, according to statistical reports. To put it more bluntly, do people choose to be gay, or are some people genetically inclined towards homosexuality? […]
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On Sunday, in an interview with the Guardian, actor Michael Douglas revealed that his throat cancer was not caused by tobacco and alcohol, but by HPV, which was transmitted through oral sex. He has since called the statement a misunderstanding, but it’s still true: you can get throat cancer…
By Guest Author Dr. Joseph Zelig Having healthy teeth is something most people want, yet most seem to be challenged when it comes to keeping their teeth healthy. Everyone enjoys flashing a friendly smile with shiny white teeth, and no one wants to worry about decay, gaps, yellowing, or missing teeth. In addition, these problems as […]
By Guest Author Dr. Mukesh Batra Migraine is a complex syndrome. It affects millions of people worldwide. What distinguishes the disorder, from other types of headache, is periodic or episodic ache, or pain. Migraine usually affects people in their mid-20s, or 30s, especially ‘meticulous-achievers.’ Interestingly, it is also ‘common’ in children. Migraine attacks have an […]
It’s a difficult time of year for frequent migraine sufferer Nancy Scuri. Certain weather and atmospheric factors affect her sinuses, which, in turn, trigger her debilitating headaches. “If a storm comes in where barometric pressure changes, that can affect me and set off a migraine,” she said. “I also have an allergy to tree pollen, […]
Early morning traffic rush to get to office…lunch meeting, approaching deadline for the presentation, achieving targets, office politics, nagging boss, and annoying colleagues…phew! Don’t we all wish to go back to the early and stress free college days where life and simple and uncomplicated unlike the madness of work and adult life? But alas! Unless […]
I love walking. Actually, I AM a walker. I walk everywhere and as much as I can (give me walking over running any day!) To the grocery store, to the mall, gym, park, you name it. It started for me in college when after a hard day of yelling professors and submissions, I would walk […]
By David L. Katz, MD One question I’m frequently asked is “What’s the secret to a healthy diet?” The answer isn’t all that mysterious. You just have to keep some basic guidelines in mind, beginning with: 1. Use smaller plates. Whether you’re already trim or trying to lose weight, one of the best things you […]
First, let’s begin with some facts about Arnold Schwarzenegger that your probably didn’t know. An ambition that, given his past achievements, is well within his capabilities. To celebrate his recent birthday here are some interesting facts about one of the most famous men in the world today. His middle name is ‘Alois’. He had an […]
Men who regularly brush their teeth – thereby reducing their risk of gum disease – are less likely to suffer from erectile dysfunction than their less hygienic counterparts. New research has suggested those who suffer from inflamed gums are three times more likely to have trouble getting aroused. The Turkish scientists who led the study […]
Dear Diary, I have a secret. I don’t know how to begin…but I must. I have kept shameful truth to myself for very long now and I just can’t anymore. I suffer from a case of severe Constipation (There I said it!). I have done everything that I could do to help myself. I have […]
To Stay Strong and Healthy: Follow our Winter Grocery List for foods and tips that are the most nourishing during the cooler and dryer Vata months of Winter. Add ghee, avocado, sesame oil or olive oil to your grains and soups. Start your day with 2 capsules each of Ashwaganda and Turmeric. Children take 1 […]
Right now, there are women exhausted by hunger, their heads pounding, barely able to remember the last time they enjoyed a decent meal. Some are forced to walk miles in sweltering heat, fuelled by nothing more than a handful of nuts. They are the lucky ones. Others are starved, not just of food and creature […]