Health Facts

Prevention and Treatment of High Cholesterol (Hyperlipidemia)

By Dr. Siddhant Jain , Cardiology Cholesterol is a waxy substance that is naturally produced by the liver and is usually contained in the fats of the blood. Although cholesterol is essential for the synthesis of vitamin D, cell membranes and certain hormones, yet increased cholesterol count can heighten chances of heart…

High Cholesterol – Symptoms, Causes and Treatments

By Maxcure Hospitals , Cardiology Cholesterol is a waxy substance that is naturally produced by the liver and is usually contained in the fats of the blood. Although cholesterol is essential for the synthesis of vitamin D, cell membranes and certain hormones, yet increased cholesterol count can heighten chances of heart diseases.…

Waterborne Diseases – Ways To Prevent!

By Dr Pravin Patel Vijay Patel , General Physician Waterborne diseases tend to be very common during monsoons or during periods of natural calamities such as during a flood or cyclone. All waterborne diseases are caused by the presence of microorganisms in the drinking water. Water from flooded areas tend…

Hematuria – Know Its Causes and Treatment!

By Dr. Shilpi Tiwari , Urology Hematuria is a condition which is characterized by the presence of blood in your urine. Blood in your urine is most often benign, however sometimes the condition can be more serious. When you can see the blood in your urine with the naked eye, it is…

Health and Pregnancy – How To Keep Yourself Healthy?

By Dr. Archna Gupta , Dietitian/Nutritionist Nutrition and fitness during pregnancy are emphasized upon because they affect the health of both the mother and the child. Many women stop exercising during pregnancy; however, doctors advice eating whole foods and doing light exercises as they will keep you fit during your pregnancy phase. Here…

Hyperpigmentation – Know Its Causes and Treatments!

By Dr. Lipy Gupta , Dermatology Hyperpigmentation is the increase in melanin which causes the skin and nail to darken in color. It occurs when excess melanin is deposited within the tissues. It is a very common and harmless skin disorder which leads to skin patches becoming darker than the normal surrounding…

Laser Treatments For Under Eye Dark Circles

By Dr. Pradeep Kumari , Dermatology Dark undereye circles can be caused by a host of different things from heredity to allergies to poor sleep. Treatments include eye creams, peels, intense pulsed light therapy, Q switched Nd Yag laser therapy, skin resurfacing and injectable fillers, but before you choose one, it’s important…

Kidney Disease – Know The Prevention Tips!

By Dr. Arunesh Dutt Upadhyay , General Physician The kidney is the organ that helps to filter out the waste from the blood. It also helps in maintaining blood pressure. Kidney disease is the condition when the kidney fails to filter out the waste mixed with blood. These causes buildup of waste in the…

Chronic Kidney Disease( CKD ) – Best Homeopathic Medicines For It!

By Dr Monty Talwar , Homeopathy Chronic kidney diseases refer to those kidney diseases that continue to persist for a prolonged duration. There may be many causes responsible for the occurrence of chronic kidney diseases such as diabetes, high blood pressure, infections from kidney stones, problems with arteries, some drugs or medicines,…

Low Blood Pressure – How Homeopathy Helps Treat It?

By Dr. Prashant Sharma , Homeopathy Low blood pressure is one of the most persistent problems that affect both men and women. This condition, much like the very reverse- a high blood pressure, entails several symptoms. Some may seem harmless while others may require necessary medical intervention. This has necessitated several schools…