Obese women

Medical Therapy for Hypercortisolism (Cushing Syndrome)

By, Dr. Jagruti Parikh, Endocrinology Cushing syndrome occurs when your body is exposed to high levels of the hormone cortisol for a long time. Cushing syndrome sometimes called hypercortisolism, may be caused by the use of oral corticosteroid medication in conditions like asthma, inflammatory bowel disease, eczema etc. The condition may…

Recent study shows that obese women are more stressed

A new study finds that even educated women who are overweight are prone to a double risk of depression when compared with women of normal weight and similar educational background. Ashley Kranjac, the lead study author at the Rice University in Houston, US, said that previous study has demonstrated a…