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Why Do Medical Check-Up

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Health is expensive, but when sick it can be even more expensive. Therefore, prevention is better than cure. As a preventative measure, medical check-ups can be done to determine health conditions, as well as detecting an illness early. The earlier a disease is detected, the faster help can be given. In this way, the disease does not progress to a more serious stage, while preventing more complicated help. Medical check-ups are required for women and men, both young people and the elderly. People who look healthy also need to do a medical check-up, especially to check the level of health and the possibility of serious illness that has not shown symptoms. In general, the following can be a list of things that are checked through medical check-ups. Weight Abnormal body mass index (BMI) can trigger various diseases. Obesity can increase the risk of stroke, heart disease, type 2 diabetes, osteoarthritis, hypertension, and cancer. While physical conditions that are too thin risk to …

The Meaning of High and Low Blood Sugar Levels

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Blood sugar levels are the amount of glucose or glucose in the blood. Although it is constantly undergoing changes, blood sugar levels need to be maintained within normal limits so there is no disruption in the body. Blood sugar levels are influenced by the intake of nutrients from food or drinks, especially carbohydrates, as well as the amount of insulin and the body's sensitivity to insulin. Blood sugar levels that are too high or too low will have a negative impact on health, both in the short and long term. What Happens if Blood Sugar Is Too High? Blood sugar levels are said to be too high if they exceed 200 mg / dL. The medical term for blood sugar levels that are too high is hyperglycemia. Hyperglycemia can occur when the body does not have enough insulin, a hormone released by the pancreas. Insulin functions to spread sugar from the blood to all body cells so that it can be processed into energy. High blood sugar can also occur when body cells are not sensitive to in…

Beware Breast Enlargement Abnormal

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Enlarged breasts are not only caused by puberty. This condition can also be caused by certain medical conditions. Recognize the differences and symptoms, so that the enlarged breasts caused by abnormalities in these organs can be detected early. Some normal conditions that can cause enlarged breasts are puberty, menstruation, pregnancy, use of birth control pills, and consumption of foods high in salt or caffeine. In addition, breast enlargement can also be caused by abnormal conditions, such as breast abscess, fibroadenoma, or breast cancer. If it's like this, breast augmentation needs to get a doctor's examination. Causes of Enlarged Breasts to Watch Out for Enlarged breasts due to disease need to be aware of. Although not all of them are dangerous, breast enlargement that is not normal should still be examined by a doctor. Some diseases that can cause enlarged breasts are: 1. Fibrocystic breast Lumps in the breast can be a sign of fibrocystic breast disease. This lump…

Massage Helps Your Baby Sleep Better and No Fuss

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Just a few minutes asleep, then the sound of Little Waking and crying. Only after being held for a while did he calm down and go back to sleep. This may be familiar to parents. In order to rest your mother can be more calm, baby massage is one way that can make your child sleep soundly and avoid excessive fussing. If the touch when held can be soothing, then massage throughout the baby's body can certainly bring more benefits. Central Nerve Stimulation Small massage is believed to stimulate the central nervous system, so that the brain produces more serotonin which makes it comfortable while reducing cortisol (a hormone released when experiencing stress). This condition then makes the baby's breathing and heartbeat slower, so that your child feels relaxed. This is reinforced research that shows, baby massage is believed to help your baby sleep more soundly, and avoid excessive crying and fussing. Baby massage will also help in relieving stomachaches and constipation. Mas…

Want Quick Delivery Process, Let's Know the Plus and Minus

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If you can determine, maybe you will choose to give birth quickly. The reason is, not only saves time, fast labor also tends not to drain energy excessively. Although it sounds interesting, fast labor is actually not as good as you think, you know! In the process of giving birth normally, you will go through three stages of labor. The stages of labor that you have to go through are the initial phase, the birthing phase, and the placental discharge phase. This stage of labor normally takes about 6-18 hours. But in rapid labor, all three stages last for only 3-5 hours. Advantages of Fast Labor The rapid labor process is more likely if you have already given birth. Before knowing the advantages, there are some signs of fast labor that you need to know. The first is that you will feel strong contractions, very painful, and without pauses in the first stage of labor. In addition, you will also feel the urge to push that appears suddenly and come so quickly. Some of the benefits that…