May 2020, Volume 70, Issue 5

Editorial

Menopause: A Matter of Good Health

Bharti Kalra  , Sanjay Kalra

Menopause is an important milestone in the life of a woman. Diagnosed when amenorrhea occurs for least 12 months, natural menopause occurs at about 51 years of age. It is well documented that Asian women generally report lesser prevalence of physical and psychological symptoms of menopause.

'Ice' an obsession - a dilemma for the future generation

Mehwash Kashif

Through the esteem of your journal I would like to bring under your consideration a highly increasing form of drug abuse 'the Meth abuse' which is commonly known as "Ice or crank". Meth is basically methamphetamine drug in its crystalline form. It was first synthesized by a Japanese physicist in liquid form and it was not until 1919 that it hit the market as crystals.

RESEARCH ARTICLES

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