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Diabetes – Easy Ways For Self-Maintenance Of The Disease!

By Dr. Rajiv Kovil, Diabetology Diabetes is a disease resulting in increased glucose content in the blood stream. It is a metabolic disorder that leads to various symptoms such as frequent urination, thirst and increased hunger. It is either caused by reduced sensitivity of the body to insulin or reduced production of…

What Are The Advantages Of Laparoscopic Fibroids Removal?

By Dr. Harshini.V, Gynaecology Uterine fibroids are benign tumors that occur in the reproductive systems of women. The age and the medical history of the woman are factors that influence the cause of these tumors. The chances increase with an increase in age and they are more prevalent in women who are…

High Blood Pressure – What Are The Causes & Complications Of It?

By Dr. Pankaj Kumar, Internal Medicine Today 1 out of 3 people are suffering from high blood pressure problem. It proves to be a “silent murderer” that slowly damages your body from the inside before the symptoms are witnessed. A blood pressure reading less than 120 over 80 is considered normal and…

Learn More About Eyelid Lift Surgery!

By Dr. Vikas Verma, Cosmetic/Plastic Surgery Blepharoplasty is a type of surgery done to the eyelids. It is done to remove excess fat, muscle or skin from the eyelids. It is carried out on an outpatient basis which means that you will be released the same day that you come to the…

Dermatomyositis – Causes, Symptoms And Treatment!

By Dr. Nishant Jain, Dermatology Affecting both adult and children alike, dermatomyositis is a very rare inflammatory skin disease characterized by muscle weakness and a distinct skin rash. It is more prominent in females than in males. Symptoms- Common signs and symptoms include: 1. Muscle Weakness - Muscles affected include those closest to the…

Hydrocephalus – How To Treat It?

By Dr. Ramandeep S. Dang, Neurosurgery Hydrocephalus is a condition of the brain which is characterized by accumulation of cerebrospinal fluid. This results in an increase in the pressure inside the skull. It occurs predominantly in children. In case of adults, symptoms include double vision, poor balance, changes in personality, persistent and…

Hand Eczema – What Should Know About It?

By Dr. Abhinav Singh, Dermatology Hand eczema is a common skin problem among infants which causes the skin to be inflamed or irritated. Most people do not have the condition by the time they turn ten however there are still some cases where it persists. It is important to identify it and…

Know How To Improve Fertility Post Miscarriage!

By Dr. Neena Agrawal, Gynaecology Miscarriage is a spontaneous abortion that occurs around the first to second trimester of pregnancy; wherein the fetus is automatically expelled from the uterus due to its inability to survive because of environmental influences or chromosomal abnormalities. Unless the miscarriage occurs due to a severe health issue, the fertility…

Know In Detail About Different Types Of Filler Injections!

By Dr. Monisha Kapoor, Cosmetic/Plastic Surgery Filler injections are a type of cosmetic treatment primarily designed to smoothen out wrinkles or level out pitted scars in the skin, usually on the face. Filler injections generally rise or puff up the concerned area. In this way, they can also be injected into…

Everything You Must Know About Vocal Nodules!

By Dr. Jafferhusein Sura, Ear-Nose-Throat (ENT) Vocal nodules are noncancerous growths which occur on the vocal cords and it is most commonly caused by vocal abuse. Polyps appear as a blister-like lesion, stalk-like growth, bump or swelling on at least one but sometimes even both the vocal cords. Polyps also tend…