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  • Burning plastic can inflame your lungs

    Dr. Shivaraj A L, Consultant – Pulmonologist, Columbia Asia Hospital Whitefield Even though we are now well aware of the severely adverse effects of plastic and pollution, ignorant practices still continue without realizing the kind of impact they might hold on the human body, other living creatures and even the environment as a whole. One […]

    Diabetes causing depression among millennials

    Gurugram: The cases of depression among diabetic patients are on the rise due to sexual disorientation, according to Centre for Diabetes and Allied Sciences(CDAS) findings. In a bid to sensitize the common populace on the adverse impact of diabetes, Centre for Diabetes and Allied Sciences (CDAS), a Gurgaon-based multi-specialty diabetes hospital, today organized a medley of activities […]

    AI-Driven Health Benefits Platform ekincare raises USD 3.6M

    Hyderabad: Health benefits startup, ekincare has raised USD 3.6 M in a Series A funding round led by a new investor, with participation from existing investors including Ventureast, Eight Roads and Touchstone. With a pre-series A round last year, the latest round takes the total funding raised by ekincare to $5.6M. The funds will be used […]

    Narayana Superspeciality Hospital, Gurugram conducts awareness programme on Stroke

    Gurugram: According to a study after 65 years of age 1 out of 5 women and 1 out of 6 men are at the risk of getting stroke. Another study says since 1995 to 2012 hospitalization of women for stroke had increased between 18 and 44 years of age. The entire data reflects how over […]

    Global Hospital, Parel, Mumbai Launches Neuro Critical Care and Stroke Unit

    by Sachin Murdeshwar Mumbai: Global Hospital, Parel, Mumbai has launched a dedicated Neuro Critical Care and Stroke Unit with modern ventilators and with the latest invasive and non-invasive facilities for monitoring of vital functions. The Neuro Critical Care and Stroke Unit is designed to address the clinical needs of neurological and neurosurgical patients to improve their outcomes and a committed […]

    Awareness programme on Rising incidence of cancer

    With the growing and aging population, increasing sedentary lifestyle and deteriorating eating habits there is an unprecedented increase in the number of cancer patients on an annual basis. Recent advances in understanding cancer have helped us develop better strategies to prevent and treat cancers. We are better equipped to address risk factors such as smoking, […]

    Awareness on Gynecological disorders for women

    Fortis Memorial Research Institute, Gurugram in collaboration Youth Red Cross of Government PG College for Women, Rohtak organized a mega health talk and free consultation camp on Gynaecological Disorders for college students. This special camp focused on women’s health and their issues saw participation from over 500 students and more than 350 were benefitted with a free consultation. The […]

    Trade representatives of E-Cigarettes in India forward UK’s health policy body’s statement to Minister of Health, Dr. Harsh Vardhan

    New Delhi: TRENDS, the trade representatives of E-Cigarettes in India have today written to the Minister for Health and Family Welfare, Dr. Harsh Vardhan and shared with him the latest statement issued on 29th October 2019 by Public Health England (PHE) on E-cigarettes. PHE is the policy guide to NHS – Britain’s government run public health […]

    A 60-Year-Old School Teacher suffering from Rare Spinal Deformity “Congenital Atlanto-Axial Malformation” Resumes Teaching after 4 months

    by Sachin Murdeshwar Mumbai: A team led by Dr. Abhay Nene, Spine Surgeon at Wockhardt Hospital, Mumbai Central, helped a teacher by successfully performing occipito-cervical fusion (OCF), a surgery for correcting the instability of joints due to Congenital Atlanto Axial Malformation, and dislocation of first cervical Vertebra over 2nd cervical vertebra. Mrs. Amrit Kaur, a school teacher from […]

    Unattended urinary tract infection can cause serious kidney damage

    Contributed by Dr Ravish Lead consultant – urologist at Aster RV Hospital The need to stay clean and hygienic has always been stressed enough to maintain better health. Keeping our body as well as the surrounding clean is crucial to avoid many small or serious infections, this holds especially true for the intimate areas of […]