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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 [...]

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 [...]

March 2018

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 [...]