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  • How does aging affect the chances of conceiving?

    Dr. Sita Rajan, Senior Consultant – Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Columbia Asia Hospital Whitefield  As the number of women standing tall in various sectors is rising with every passing year, so is the pregnancy age. With more and more women stepping out to pursue their professional interests and become self-dependent, the work-life balance is mostly coming […]

    World No Tobacco Day (“Tobacco and Lung Health”)

    New Delhi, Dr. Vineet Datta, Executive Director at Datar Cancer Genetics Ltd, says that worldwide, over 1.8 million new Lung Cancer cases are registered annually. Lung cancer occurs mostly in adults over 60 years of age and history of long-term tobacco smoking hugely increases the person’s risk of developing lung cancer. Other risk factors include […]

    What should You Expect After Gallbladder Surgery?

    Laparoscopic gallbladder removal surgery or gallstones removal is also known as cholecystectomy. It removes the gallbladder through small incisions made in the abdomen. The abdomen is inflated with carbon dioxide or air to see the internal organs clearly. The surgeon inserts a laparoscope which has a camera attached on top of it. Then uses a […]

    Endoscopic Surgery for Slipped Disc

    SATNAM SINGH CHHABRA,Chairman, Neuro & Spine Department, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital,New Delhi Slipped disc is a common problem, which affects approximately 1% of the population at any given time. It usually affects people between the ages of 30 to 50 years. It is more common in males and frequently occurs in people whose occupation involves […]

    Doctors at BR Life Kalinga Hospital Save the Life of a 106- Year-Old

    Old age brings in both wisdom and health issues to deal with. Commonly perceived as age related problem, it becomes rather difficult for the senior citizens to manage health issues every day. Mrs. Parbati Behera, a 106-year-old from Balasore district of Odisha, was in extreme pain when she visited BR Life Kalinga Hospital with complaints […]

    DocOnline Collaborates with Okira to Provide Affordable and Accesible Healthcare

    Kolkata : DocOnline, a Hyderabad based telemedicine company has tied up with Okira Health Care Private Limited (a leading health care provider in multi-states including West Bengal, Bihar, Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand, and Chhattisgarh) to offer health cards in West Bengal. As part of this tie-up, Okira will offer Okira Health Cards on […]

    National Health Authority Inks Partnership With National Cancer Grid To Strengthen Delivery Of Cancer Services Under Ayushman Bharat PM-JAY

    New Delhi : National Health Authority (NHA) and National Cancer Grid (NCG) today signed an MoU to develop uniform standards of patient care to battle cancer under Ayushman Bharat – Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (AB – PMJAY). National Cancer Grid (NCG) is an initiative of the Government of India to create a network of cancer centres, research institutes, patient groups and […]

    After 4 Days On Ventilator, 36yr Old Businessman Defeats Death

    Ghaziabad: Who doesn’t like their home to be beautiful and renovated with beautiful and attractive paints, but have you ever thought the renovation can land you on a ventilator. A 36-year-old businessman was brought to the emergency at Max Hospital Vaishali in severe respiratory distress to the extent that he needed ventilator support in emergency. Mr.Harsh […]

    Advanced Robotic Surgeries boon for morbidly obese patients

    Dr. Ashish Vashistha, Director & Head Department of Surgery, Advanced – Laparoscopic, Bariatric & Robotic Surgeon, Max Super Speciality Hospital Saket      With increased urbanization and changing lifestyle, sedentary lifestyle has become a major contributing factor for obesity to become and epidemic. Obesity among middle aged persons is very common now a days, that it […]

    Hypertension raises risk of heart attack & brain stroke

    New Delhi:  High Blood Pressure or Hypertension coupled with stress and lack of sleep raises risk of heart attack and brain stroke by 4 times. High blood pressure is a significant risk factor for heart disease and brain stroke and when hypertension is paired with lack of sleep and stress, the risk increases even more […]