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  • Young couples in the age group of 25-35 facing infertility are now opting for IVF treatments: Pristyn Care study

    More than half of respondents believe that women are the main decision makers when it comes to undergoing fertility procedures Even after unsuccessful IVF cycles, 60% of respondents would go for another cycle 61% of couples trust the bold promises made by IVF centres and clinics on the success rate and guaranteed results which are […]

    104-year-old Man’s Hip Fracture Successfully Treated through Complex Primary Revision Hip Replacement Surgery at Fortis Kolkata

    Kolkata : 60 minutes was all that a team of surgeons at Fortis Hospital, Anandapur, had to perform a complex primary revision hip replacement surgery on Kanailal Malakar, a 104-year-old farmer from Midnapore. The case was extremely challenging as the centenarian, a known case of osteoporosis, also suffered from multiple co-morbidities including hypertension, heart and […]

    Small Bowel Cancer: Risk of Tumour Growth in Small Intestine and Ways to Curb It

    By Dr. S K Bala, Consultant, Surgical Oncology, HCG EKO Cancer Centre, Newtown, Kolkata. Gut health is an indication of an individual’s physical wellbeing. A healthy gut maintains the body’s optimum functions. However, getting diagnosed with cancer in the intestinal region is heart-rending. Small bowel cancer is a sporadic type of cancer that starts in […]

    Think twice even before you start thinking on smoking!

    Authored by: Dr. Govini Balasubramani, Head – CTVS, Heart & Lung Transplant, Fortis Hospital, Vadapalani, Chennai Smoking causes cancer, smoking kills. We have all seen this popular statutory warning at the start of any movie and on cigarette packets. As much as the warning sign is printed to spread awareness among people on the negative […]

    Do men develop Breast Cancer? – know the symptoms, tests, and treatment

    By Dr. Suraj Subramaniam – General Surgeon, Fortis Hospital, Vadapalani Male breast cancer, it may sound strange, but it is true. While it is rare for men to get affected with breast cancer as female. All men produce a small amount of estrogen which is perfectly normal. When there is more estrogen secretion then the […]

    Five Exercises to correct Diastasis Recti during post-partum

    Dr. Kavita Pujar, Senior Consultant – Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Kinder Women’s Hospital and Fertility Centre, Bengaluru Want to head to the gym to flatten out that rounded postpartum pooch? Starting another relentless regime of crunches may not be the answer. Instead, take a moment to understand if you have diastasis recti, an abdominal condition that […]

    Memory and Cognitive Disorders Clinic at Aster Medcity to be opened on Saturday.

    As part of ensuring comprehensive treatment for dementia patients, Aster Medcity Neuroscience Department will start the Memory and Cognitive Disorders Clinic.Uma Thomas, MLA, will inaugurate the clinic on Saturday, July 16, 2022. Now a days, people suffering from dementia are increasing and it is as common as cancer. It is very difficult to take care […]

    Sakra Doctors perform Endoscopic Intestinal Bypass Procedure on 58-year-old women suffering from Bile Duct Cancer

    Swetha (name changed), a 58-year-old woman, was presented to Sakra World Hospital with complaints of epigastric pain and chest burning for three weeks and vomiting for a week as well. On diagnosing the same, Dr. Amruthesh T.M, Senior Consultant – Gastroenterology, Sakra World Hospital discovered that Swetha had Metastatic Distal Cholangiocarcinoma (a form of cancer […]

    Ayu Health strengthens its presence in North; Enters Delhi-NCR market with 25 hospitals

    Plans to add another 25-30 hospitals in the next quarter and aims to become the largest hospital chain in India by EOY This business expansion comes right after raising USD 27Mn in series B round, last month New Delhi  – Ayu Health Hospitals, a fast growing healthcare start-up with a network of 100+ hospitals across […]

    Doctors at Kamineni Hospitals successfully treat rare Cardiac disease

    Hyderabad   : Prakesh, 22, hailing from Bihar, was brought to Kamineni Hospitals with complaint of shortness of breath. Following tests and clinical examination, doctors came to the conclusion that the patient was suffering from Tetralogy of Fallot with Eisenmenger syndrome and severe polycythemia (Hb 22gm/dl) due to low oxygen level. Tetralogy of Fallot (TOF) represents […]