Healthcare Technology

Kidney Transplant – Surgery and Life Expectancy

By Dr. Gireesh Reddy , Nephrology Kidney transplant surgery is a surgical procedure to replace a diseased kidney with a healthy donated one. The function of the kidneys is to remove wastes from the body and maintain electrolyte balance. When the kidney loses its ability to filter out the wastes, it causes…

What Are The Best Ways To Deal With Accident Trauma?

By Dr. Shreya Chatterjee, Psychology Being in an accident can leave a lot of stress and it may be difficult to get over it easily. A person may feel anxious and stressed out for years following the event. Some people feel a constant sense of danger, and painful memories, this may be…

8 Steps To Easing Back Into A Fitness Routine After Birth!

By Dr. Savita Gupta, Gynaecology An important change that comes with pregnancy is the physical change in a woman’s body. It is understandable that with the newborn in hand, the new mother would not have too much time to think about a workout plan for herself. However, the sooner it is thought…

Diet Plan for Weight Gain

By Dr. Lokendra Tomar , Dietitian/Nutritionist Although the majority of the world now wants to lose weight owing to the obesity epidemic, there are a lot of people who would want to put on weight. Being lean has got nothing to do with being fit as a skinny person can be unfit…

Pre and Post Pregnancy Diet

By Dr. Kanchan Patwardhan, Dietitian/Nutritionist Nutrition should always be a priority, but when you are having a baby it becomes even more important. At this period in your life, it is vital to stick to good health habits. Ensuring you receive all of the nutrients your body needs will help to promote…

Extra virgin olive oil – Why is it the best cooking oil?

By Dr. Nancy Kashyap , Dietitian/Nutritionist Olive oil, for long, has been touted as the healthiest oil out there. Among all the healthy fats recommended for a balanced diet, olive oil stands at the very top of the list. And its high rank is justified, since it has benefits such as: Nutrients…

All About Gastric Bypass Surgery

By Dr Parthasarathy G, Gastroenterology Gastric bypass surgery is a surgical procedure that is carried out to help you lose weight by reducing the size of your stomach. This procedure is recommended only if other methods such as diet and exercise have failed to produce tangible results. Gastric bypass surgery causes less…

Homeopathy Cure For Asthma!

By Dr. Sumit Dhawan, Homeopathy Asthma is a condition characterized by wheezing and difficulty in breathing. Asthma is a common disease that affects children, teenagers and adults. Depending on what triggers an asthmatic attack, asthma can be categorized in four types. These are: Allergic asthma: This sort of asthma usually begins in childhood and…

Bicep Tear- Know The Causes and The Treatment

By Dr. Rakesh G. Nair , Orthopaedics The bicep is a muscle that is located on the front portion of the upper arm. The muscle is attached to the bones of the shoulder and the elbows by tendons (fibrous tissue cords). A tear in the bicep actually refers to the tear in…

Dhat Syndrome

By Dr. A. K Jain, Sexology Men can have issues with problems with respect to reproductive parts and this issues ae quite serious and people think about it. One more syndrome is called Dhat syndrome. This condition is a syndrome in which male patients suffer from impotence and they believe that they…