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  • The first Professor Viswanathan Gold Medal Oration delivered at Stanley Medical College on Hypertension and Diabetes

    Chennai   :   Senior experts from the field of Diabetology participated in the first PROF. M. VISWANATHAN STANLEY MEDICAL COLLEGE GOLD MEDAL ORATION organised by Institute of Diabetology of GOVT. STANLEY MEDICAL COLLEGE AND HOSPITAL. Renowned medical experts namely Dr. Ponnambala Namasivayam , Dean – Govt. Stanley Medical College and Hospital  , Dr. D. Shantharam, Former […]

    Over the counter medication to treat recurrent headaches may actually cause more headaches- Doctors

    New Delhi: While a bad headache is enough to derail the entire day’s schedule, a painkiller or two can quickly restore the momentum. At some point in time, almost all of us have a headache that goes away with a painkiller. However, doctors have a word of caution for such quick fixes. According to them, having […]

    Protect yourself from heart attack during winter

    In a hot and humid country like India, everyone romanticizes winter and wait for it all year long. But the dip in temperature brings not only comfort of wintry bliss but also several diseases along with it. Falling temperature can increase the chance of heart attack due to rising blood pressure. Patients who already suffered […]

    Elders in India three things from government: Financial, Health Security and Care, Dr. Gangadharan

    Hyderabad : UNMUKT Festival, India’s First and the biggest lifestyle solutions show for Senior Citizens inaugurated today at  Hitex.  It is open to the public from 10.30am to 7 pm. The entry is free and all are welcome. It is a two-day event and will conclude Sunday evening.   Monimita Sarkar, the founder of Unmukt Festival said […]

    Psychological Associates Hosts Corporate Leadership Program

    St. Louis, Mo. : Psychological Associates, a consulting company that applies behavioral science to business performance, will host a Leadership Through People Skills (LTPS) workshop for both new and established leaders.  The three-day intensive workshop will be held Mon., Feb. 4 and Tues., Feb. 5 from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and Wed., Feb. 6 […]

    1 in every 1,000 newborns has Inborn Errors of Metabolism

    1 in every 1,000 newborns has Inborn Errors of Metabolism (IEM) or other disorders detectable at birth by screening. IEM, one of the category of rare diseases. Inborn errors of metabolism often referred to as congenital metabolic diseases or inherited metabolic disorders are rare genetic (inherited) disorders in which the body cannot properly turn food into energy. The disorders are usually caused by defects […]

    Health Advisory on Poor Air Quality and Winter Allergies

    Like every year, air quality in the city has started dipping with the advent of winter. The ambient level of air pollution is oscillating, at times exceeding the safety limits for key air pollutants that pose health risks to people. The problem has aggravated due to lack of breeze allowing pollutants to remain static, emissions […]

    Total Hip Replacement survival patient celebrates 100th Birthday with doctors

    Chennai : In a major milestone, Parvathy Hospital, Chennai, celebrated a rare case of achievement in achieving complete mobility to a 100 year old patient who underwent a Total Hip Replacement Procedure, enabling him to function independently for more than 4 years. The fully recovered centenarian celebrated his 100th birthday along with Orthopedic surgeons, staff & management at the hospital […]

    Bad breath, bleeding gum? Go for instant oral check-up: Experts

    New Delhi : If you have bad breath, bleeding gums, burning sensation, non-healing mouth ulcers, frequent cheek or tongue bites, reduced mouth opening, difficulty in swallowing; you should go for quick oral screening. In view of the startling findings of the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), that the cases of Oral Cancer have registered […]

    Total Knee Replacements prove to be a boon for severe arthritis patients

    New Delhi : Advancements in the field of Total Knee Replacement has become a boon for patients especially for those who have become severely disabled due to knee arthritis. “Surgeries through Minimally Invasive techniques and involving technology, has provided an enhanced pathway for better recovery by providing patients with a better quality of life. We always try […]