immunity

What is PIDD? What are the symptoms

By Dr. Arif Yunus, Allergy/Immunology, Primary Immunodeficiency Disease (PIDD) is mainly associated with the malfunctioning of the immune system. If a part of the immune system is not functioning properly, it can cause immune deficiency diseases. While there are different types of immune deficiency diseases, PIDD is usually genetic or present at…

5 Unani Herbs That Can Boost Immunity!

By Dr. A Z Khan, Unani, Unani is an alternative system of medicine that originated in ancient Greece and is practiced in India mainly in the Islamic community. Unani’s approach to diseases involves the use of herbal preparations, dietary practices and alternative therapies. The main principle of Unani medicine is the need…

Top 7 Foods To Improve Your Child’s Immunity!

By Dr. Sushma Narayan (Aiims), Pediatrics Could the snacks you feed your kids cut their chances of getting sick? Healthy things in everyday foods — from yogurt to fruits & veggies — may help boost a child’s natural defenses. 1. Make your child have yogurt- Ear infections are common in children. They can…

7 Power Foods To Supercharge Your Child’s Immunity!!

By Dr. Lata Bhat, Pediatrics Could the snacks you feed your kids cut their chances of getting sick? Healthy things in everyday foods — from yogurt to fruits & veggies — may help boost a child’s natural defenses. 1. Make your child have yogurt- Ear infections are common in children. They can result…

Immunization – How Homeopathy Helps It?

  By Dr. Shriganesh Diliprao Deshmukh, Homeopathy First developed and practiced in Germany during the late 18th century, homeopathy or homeopathic medicine is a widely recognized medical ideology and practice based on the body’s natural ability to heal itself over time. Focusing on the body’s regenerative powers, homeopathic medicines are aimed at…

Homeopathy And Immunization – Know Everything About It!!

  By Dr. Anushri Banik, Homeopathy First developed and practiced in Germany during the late 18th century, homeopathy or homeopathic medicine is a widely recognized medical ideology and practice based on the body’s natural ability to heal itself over time. Focusing on the body’s regenerative powers, homeopathic medicines are aimed at enhancing…

Immunotherapy in Repeated Miscarriages

By Dr. Mohan Krishna Raut, Gynaecology Immunological Basis of Pregnancy- When a woman suffers from 2 or more miscarriages, it is termed as Repeated or Recurrent Miscarriages. There are many causes for this issue. However, in about 50% of couples with Recurrent Miscarriages, the entire tests for the causative factors are within…

Ideal diet for aging individuals

By Dt Divya Gandhi , Dietitian/Nutritionist Contrary to the popular opinion, maintaining the ideal diet can help your body systems quite a bit as you continue over your 50s. A well-balanced diet can help to maintain health and general functioning of the organs which begin deteriorating naturally with advancing age. Here are…

5 Amazing Immunity Boosting Foods

By Dr. Rachna Singh Kashyap, General Physician  Whether you are battling cold or stress, bacterial infection or digestive problems, the major thing you should be concerned about is your immunity. The human body falls weak when fighting illnesses and that is when it needs immediate care and food that is going…

Breastfeeding offers kids immunity from adolescent liver diseases

A recent study has claimed that newborns who are breastfed for at least a period of six months at the initial stage of their lives have low risks of developing liver diseases during adolescence. The results of the study proved that pre-pregnancy BMI within the normal range was shown to…