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  • All About Air Pollution Increasing The Risk Of Heart Diseases

    Dr. Brajmohan Singh, Consultant – Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, HCG Hospital, Bhavnagar Air pollution refers to the pollutants in the air that can damage one’s health when breathed in. These could be gases or small particles known as suspended particulate matter (SPM). The most common harmful air pollutants include gases like nitrogen dioxide, ozone, sulphur […]

    A 22-Year-Old Boy With A Rare Heart Condition Successfully Treated At Wockhardt Hospital, Mira Road

    Mumbai: A team led by Dr Mayuresh Pradhan, Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon and consisting Dr Chetan Bhambhure( Cardiologist), Dr Vasudeo( Anaesthetist), Mr Shankar Gupta ( Perfusionist)gave  second lease of life to a 22-year-old boy with   Aortic Dissection, a rare and serious condition in which a tear occurs in the inner layer of the body’s main artery (aorta) […]

    Thalassemia a blood disorder considered as a disability, can be treated with a Stem Cell Transplant

    DKMS-BMST brings hope to Thalassemia patients by helping them in finding a matching stem cell donor Mumbai :  Thalassemia is a blood disorder, which happens due to a genetic defect in the protein hemoglobin, reducing the transport capacity for oxygen in the blood. In India, every year more than 10,000 children are born with this […]

    All you need to know about Childhood Pancreatic Cancer

    Dr. Karan Sehgal, Surgical Oncologist, HCG EKO Cancer Centre Kolkata Cancer is an abnormal and uncontrollable division of cells and when it occurs in the cells of the pancreas, it is called pancreatic cancer. About six inches long, the pancreas is a glandular organ located in the abdomen. It secretes pancreatic juices that contain enzymes that aid […]

    Eli Lilly introduces Ramiven® (abemaciclib) in India, for certain high-risk early breast cancer patients

    Abemaciclib is a CDK4/6 inhibitor which has now been approved for HR+ HER2 – node positive high risk early breast cancer. New Delhi: Eli Lilly and Company (India) Pvt. Ltd. (“Lilly India”) has announced the launch of the additional indication for Ramiven® (abemaciclib), following approval from The Drug Controller General of India (DCGI) in combination with […]

    Is your child suffering from severe headaches and dysfunctional motor skills, it can be a sign of Childhood Leukaemia

    Dr. Divyesh Patel, Consultant – Haemato Oncologist & BMT Physician, HCG Cancer Centre Vadodara The most treasured stage of our lives is childhood. The experiences we have as children leave a lasting influence on how secure, healthy, and pleasant our adult lives will be. Parents want their children to live happy, healthy lives, but sadly, […]

    Breast Lumps: Signs, Causes, Treatment

    Dr Krithika Murugan, Surgical Oncologist at HCG Cancer Hospital, Bengaluru Breast cancer involves abnormal growth of cells in breasts that forms a lump or mass of tissues in the breasts. It is the most common kind of cancer affecting women and rarely affects men too. When detected early, breast cancer can be cured, and fatalities […]

    What leads to herniated discs and treatment for a herniated disc?

    Authored by Dr. Umesh Srikantha, Consultant – Neurosurgery, Head of Spine Services, Aster CMI Hospital Our spinal column comprises a series of bones that are stacked onto each other. These bones are cushioned by discs that protect them by absorbing shocks from daily activities like walking, lifting and twisting. Each disc has two parts: a […]

    Is your child constantly falling sick while going to school? What do parents need to watch out for?

    By Dr. Chetan Ginigeri, Lead Consultant – Paediatrics & Paediatric Intensive Care, Aster CMI Hospital, Bangalore. With the Covid-19 restrictions easing, people have once again resumed their normal lives. The pandemic took a toll on all of us and children along with senior citizens were the worst victims of the disease due to the unavailability […]

    Healthy Lifestyle Practices to lower the risk of prevent Breast Cancer

    Dr. Prakash Bhagat Surgical Oncologist, HCG Cancer Hospital, Ranchi Cancer, a fatal disease which involves uncontrollable abnormal cell division in the body destroying healthy body tissues, is a lifestyle disorder and can be prevented by maintaining a healthy life. Breast cancer, one of the predominant cancers among women, refers to abnormal growth of cells in […]