Sujatha has a master's degree in biotechnology. She started her career as a technical editor and is now into content editing and writing. She is a blogger and also writes articles covering all kinds of health topics.
Obesity or being overweight is one of the growing health concerns around the world. Two prime causes of obesity are unhealthy food habits and lack of physical activity. When we talk food, rice is one of the main staples that is often linked with obesity and excessive we... Read More
Kidney stones are crystallized forms of minerals and elements found in the urine that gets lodged in different sizes in the kidneys or ureter. Formation of stones in the kidney causes excruciating pain in the lower abdomen and back, and it can be further followed by blo... Read More
Do you drool when you sleep? If yes, then it's necessary to find out the cause of it and get it fixed accordingly. Though drooling while sleeping is relatively common, sometimes it can be a sign of an underlying illness. Even if it's not adversely affecting you, i... Read More
Listening to good music or soft numbers during pregnancy is indeed very soothing to the mental and physical well-being of a would-be mommy and her baby! But, if you raise the pitch of the same music to high frequency, it can turn annoying and can even have a detrimental... Read More
Unpleasant body odor has always been viewed as a social taboo. People with excessive body odor can cause a disruption wherever they go. As a result, they become nervous about socializing with people around them. Many people feel embarrassed about their body stench and t... Read More
Are your skin, eyes, and gums turning yellow? And you’re also suffering from fever, nausea, fatigue, and unwanted weight loss? Do not ignore these symptoms! Might be you are suffering from jaundice! Jaundice is a condition in which excessive amounts of bilirubin (a ye... Read More
One of the prime causes of constipation is our modern day lifestyle, which comprises improper diet, alcohol abuse, smoking, dependency on certain medications, and stress. If left untreated, constipation can lead to major health issues such as rectal bleeding, anal fissu... Read More
Did you know that our gastrointestinal tract is composed of beneficial and non-beneficial microorganisms? Probiotics are the beneficial microbes found in the human gut. Its presence actually impacts our health in a good way! Including probiotic foods such as kefir, yogu... Read More
Migraine is not like a typical headache. During a migraine attack, one may experience erratic pain on one side or both the sides of his/her head and can last from 4 - 72 hours or more, if left unattended. It can also trigger the tendency of nausea, vomiting, sensitivity... Read More
Come monsoon and many of us get worried about the onset of infections, mainly the ‘Common Cold’! Though people say, “It’s just a cold”, but being sick with cold isn’t fun even if you are resting at home. The combination of a runny nose, nasal congestion, sor... Read More
A - Heĺlo and thank you for asking! I can understand your concern. Trulicity has a different mechanism of action compared to insulin. Usually, the starting dose is 0.75 and the maintenance dose is 1.5, ...