Healthcare Technology

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…

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…

Tips To Consider Before Undergoing Hair Transplant!

By Dr. Sushma Yadav, Dermatology Hair Transplant is a hair renewal medical therapy for both men and women. It’s a surgical procedure which moves hair follicles from a particular part of the body (donor site) to the balding part (recipient site). This is a fairly common and very popular procedure through which…

Dental Implants – Procedure and Benefits

By Dr. Premendra Goyal, Dentistry You have a tooth missing? Think of Dental Implants ? If you have one or multiple teeth missing due to any reason, Dental Implants can be used to replace the missing tooth. Dental Implants can fulfil both functional as well as aesthetic requirements. Dental Implants are artificial…

Nightfall- Causes, Symptoms and Preventive Techniques

By Dr. Danish Ali, Sexology Nightfall, commonly known as nocturnal emissions or wet dreams, is an offhand and spontaneous orgasm which both men and women (vaginal discharge) may experience when they are asleep. Wet dreams are common during the adolescent years and early adulthood phases, but might occur any time after one…

Glaucoma – Symptoms, Treatment and Prevention

By Dr. Ravi Thadani, Ophthalmology Glaucoma is a disorder of the eye that leads to loss of vision that may eventually cause complete blindness. The most common type of glaucoma is called open angle glaucoma; this type is very dangerous as it does not exhibit any symptom initially. Causes- Glaucoma develops when…

Varicose Veins

  By Dr. Sudhir Pudi , Radiology Varicose veins are those veins which become enlarged, widened owing to overflow of blood. Varicose veins generally happen in legs and feet and the veins generally turn red or bluish in color. What causes varicose veins? Varicose veins are generally caused by: Weakened Valves: There…

Treating Stress Using Ayurveda

By Dr. Nandeesh J , Ayurveda Stress is no less than an epidemic; it has spread, while affecting people across age groups. As the world takes giant leaps in technology, complexities increase as well. Stress and complexity are directly proportional to each other. More the complexity, more the stress sustained. While stress…

Thyroid Disease in Pregnancy

By Dr. Anjuli Dixit, Gynaecology During pregnancy, hyperthyroidism and hypothyroidism become very common. The thyroid gland is an endocrine gland that is situated in the anterior portion of the neck. Its function is to produce hormones that regulate the body’s metabolism, weight, temperature of the body and the nervous system. If you…