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March 2019

Food As Medicine

By |2019-03-08T14:15:34+05:30March 4th, 2019|General|

Since 1992, Europe has been studying the effect of diet on long term health through a collaborative study called  EPIC (the European Prospective Investigation), which is the largest detailed study of the relationship between nutrition and cancer ever undertaken. It involves over 500,000 people in 10 European countries, coordinated by the World Health Organization and supported by [...]

October 2018

Why do we sneeze?

By |2018-10-30T16:24:00+05:30October 30th, 2018|General|

We all sneeze with the sound Achoo!! In the medical world, ACHOO is an acronym for a sternutation disorder called (autosomal dominant compulsive helio-ophthalmic outbursts) syndrome. Everyone sneezes, even the average healthy person does, sometimes at least four times a day. But do we all know why, exactly, do we sneeze? Sneezing is also called [...]

September 2018

Alzheimer’s Disease: What you need to know

By |2018-09-22T15:13:00+05:30September 21st, 2018|General|

Millions of people suffer from Alzheimer's disease. Every three seconds someone in the world develops Alzheimer’s, according to the Alzheimer Disease International (ADI). It is a progressive and irreversible brain disorder that impairs memory and other mental functions. It slowly destroys memory and thinking skills and, eventually, the ability to carry out the simplest tasks. [...]

July 2018

Cotton swabs can cause ear infection

By |2018-07-22T16:01:45+05:30July 22nd, 2018|General|

Many people think earwax is a sign of uncleanliness. It's not true!!! So to remove the excess wax and debris from the ear canal, people use cotton swabs (Q-Tips) every day. People think it is harmless, but they can be dangerous when they are used to clean ears especially for young children. According to Journal [...]

May 2018

Pets need vets

By |2018-05-04T17:57:29+05:30May 4th, 2018|Pet Care|

Pets are a part of our family, they all need special care. Just as humans regularly visit a doctor for a medical check-up similarly, our pets too require regular checkup. Visiting a vet once a year can detect pet from early signs of disease, they make sure their teeth, skin, eyes, and ears are healthy. [...]

April 2018

Bronchitis- Acute and Chronic

By |2018-04-16T15:14:38+05:30April 16th, 2018|General|

Bronchitis is inflammation of the bronchi [Large and medium-sized airways] in the lungs. Symptoms include coughing up mucus, wheezing, shortness of breath, and chest discomfort. Chronic bronchitis is defined as a productive cough that lasts for three months or more per year for at least two years Anyone can get acute bronchitis, but infants, young [...]

Beat the Heat

By |2018-04-05T20:22:55+05:30April 5th, 2018|General|

Across the globe hot days are becoming hotter!!! Global warming is caused due to frequent heat waves. 80% heat recorded today is due to human-caused global warming. Humans are responsible for global warming. Carbon dioxide is the main heat-trapping gas which is responsible for the most of the average warming. Emissions from cars, power plants [...]

March 2018

7 Major nutrients

By |2018-03-28T15:56:07+05:30March 28th, 2018|General|

In order for our body to function properly and to stay healthful, it is very important to follow a good nutritious diet. The absorption of nutrients starts when the food begins to digest, as they are transported to assist all the metabolic processes in the human body. The human body requires seven types of nutrients, [...]

Wanted: Leaders for a TB-free world

By |2018-03-24T17:33:17+05:30March 24th, 2018|General|

On March 24, 1882. Dr. Robert Koch discovered Mycobacterium tuberculosis, it's the bacteria that causes tuberculosis. March 24th, 1982 was designated as World TB Day especially to educate the public about the impact of tuberculosis around the world. The theme of World TB day 2018 is “Wanted: Leaders for a TB-free world”- the main motto [...]