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Managing Pain After Burn Injury

By Dr. Sanjay Sharma , Pain Management Burn related injuries are often one of the most difficult types of pain to manage. This is because burns destroy skin tissue much more than a similar injury caused by cuts on the skin. The pain can be quite intense even with injuries that are…

Process And Success Rate Of IVF Through ICSI

By Dr. Kaushal Samir Kadam, IVF Speciality The full form of ICSI is Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection. It is a procedure that is performed to introduce sperm cells into the egg. The process has proven to be very effective in fertilising female eggs after they have been suctioned from the female. It is…

Lifestyle To Prevent Heart Attack

By Dr. Nishith Chandra , Cardiology A heart attack is said to happen when the blood flow to a portion of the heart gets blocked. This occurs when the plaques that are formed in the arteries break open and produce blood clots which block the normal blood circulation. In India, one-fifth of…

The Affect of UV Rays on Your Eyes – How to Prevent

By Dr. Tejas D. Shah, Ophthalmology UV rays are of two types-UV-A and UV-B. Exposure to any of these UV rays can lead to eye problems. UV-A hurts central vision. Central vision is when the light entering your eyes is changed into nerve signals, by the cells which tells your brain what…

Wake Up Early – 4 Healthy Benefits

By Dr. Archana Narwani, Psychology Early to bed and early to rise, makes one healthy, wealthy and wise. We have all heard this age old adage since time immemorial. Yet, how many of us actually adhere to it? Staying up late and waking up even            later has…

Implant dentistry

By Dr. Amit Chavan , Dentistry Implant dentistry is a surgical process which substitutes a damaged or missing tooth roots with an artificial tooth. People who have one or more missing/damaged tooth owing to decay, accidents or ageing can seek respite in dental implants as this procedure restores the normal function of…

Tanned Skin – 5 Home Remedies At Your Rescue

By Dr. Rashmi Mittal, Dermatology Tanning of the skin, though desired by some, completely mars the complexion of few. In a tropical country like India, sun tanning is a serious problem, one that often times calls for medical intervention.  In fact a host of homemade remedies have also emerged to combat with…

Colon Cancer – Causes And Warning Signs

By Dr. Hardik Thakker, General Physician Colon cancer is a cancer that starts in the large intestine (colon). In most cases it begins as a non-malignant group of cells called polyps, which may turn cancerous over time. After the formation of the malignant tumors, the cancerous cells may spread to other parts of…

Health Tips For Living With Osteoarthritis!

By Dr. (Maj) Pankaj N Surange, Pain Management When you discover that you have Osteoarthritis, it might seem that the condition has taken over your life. Osteoarthritis is a very common type of arthritis, which causes swelling, pain, and reduced motion in the joints. It may take place in any joint but…

Adrenal Gland – 5 Common Disorders!

By Dr. Hanish Gupta, Endocrinology Small endocrine glands, which are located on top of each kidney are known as Adrenal glands. These Adrenal glands produce hormones that regulate blood sugar, stress and sexual functions. Any problem in the pituitary gland can affect the adrenal gland as the pituitary gland regulates all endocrine glands.…