Healthy

Reasons Not To Diet!

By Dr. Priyanka.D.Raheja, Dietitian/Nutritionist The word ‘diet’ has come to deviate from its original meaning since past few years. It comes from the Greek word ‘diaita,’ which means the manner of living. Millions of people all over the world involve themselves in various dieting fads to lose weight, not realizing its…

Know The Ways To Keep Your Kidneys Healthy!

By Dr. Ravinder Singh,Nephrology Kidneys are a pair of bean-shaped organs that are situated behind the abdomen. The primary function of the kidney is to filter blood from the body. It removes various wastes and maintains the electrolyte balance of the body. So now that you know what role this organ…

Afraid Of Going Under The Knife? Here Are 4 Tips To Stay Healthy And Avoid Surgeries!

By Dr. Rahul Poddar,General Surgery Surgical procedures have progressed a lot over the years. They do not pose as great a risk today as it did half a century ago. However, there is still some risk involved nonetheless. According to a survey, around 10 percent of people undergoing major surgery in…

Indecisiveness, Procrastination And Desire Fulfilment!

By Dr. Vikas Khanna,Psychology If you are stuck in your self- pity mode, sulking, feeling down there are these questions which one should ask oneself The most important question which one should ask oneself is ‘’what do I want”? Have I acted on what I want or is one’s back side…

Anti-Aging Skin – Derma Ways To Treat It!

By Dr. Anjani Shukla, Dermatology, The option of being able to get rid of aging issues such as fine lines and retrieving the youthful glow sounds as good as a dream. However, with certain treatments, you can aim to reverse the signs which display your old-age. Listed below are a few anti-aging…

Prevention and Treatment of Tetanus

By Dr. Bharat Bhushan Bharti, General Physician, Tetanus is a dangerous disease caused by clostridium tetani which enters the body through a cut by a contaminated object and these kind of bacteria are commonly found in mud and rusted articles.The bacteria releases a toxin called tetanospasmin, which disrupts the functioning of the…

4 Types Of Unani Treatments Available!

By Dr. A Z Khan, Unani, Unani treatment originated in Greece and the proponent of this method of intervention was Hippocrates. It was brought to India by Arab and Persian invaders, and the Sultans of Delhi promoted this method of treatment. The practice continued and today India is a leading country as…

Substance Induced Disorders – Know Its Types!

By Mrs. Rachna Mimani, Psychology Substance-induced disorders are defined as substance-related disorders which include problems arising as a result of direct effects of a particular substance. Substance-induced disorders can be caused by many substances, regardless of whether or not the substance is medically prescribed, legal or socially acceptable. They can be broadly…

Is Drinking Cold Water Bad For You?

By Dr. Gajanan Manamwar , Ayurveda Your body is made up of 70% water, and to maintain that balance, a lot of suggestions are shared, often very contradictory from one another.  Ayurveda, the ancient science of natural healing,  provides the answers to all your questions associated to the daily water intake. How much water…

Vitamin D – Role In Women’s Reproductive Health!

By Dr. Apoorva Pallam Reddy, Gynaecology Vitamin D is a type of fat soluble Vitamin (these Vitamins dissolve in fat and can be stored in the liver), that is not very commonly present in foods. The main source of Vitamin D for the human body is sunlight; that is the UV…