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Hip Fractures – Know All About It!

By Dr. Ravi C V , Orthopaedics A fracture in the hip is caused by the breaking off the upper part of the thigh bone. The degree of the fracture varies on the forces that are involved. The surgery used to treat a hip fracture is fundamentally based on the level of…

Blood in Urine – A Common Urologic Condition!

By Dr. Suraj Lunavat , Urology The medical condition characterized by the presence of blood in urine is known as Hematuria. The kidneys and other organs in the urinary system (such as the urinary bladder, the ureter or the urethra) malfunction and cause blood cells to leak into the urine.So, this is…

Male Impotency – Know All About It!

By Dr. Sudhir Bhola , Sexology Male impotency is a medical condition in which a person experiences difficulty in achieving or maintaining an erection. This may lead to low self-esteem or additional family tensions. But it is normal, for all men aged 30 to 70 experience erectile dysfunction at some point in…

Hair Transplant – What Is It And How Do They Work?

By Dr Prashantha Kesari , Cosmetic/Plastic Surgery Hair transplant is possibly the best solution to balding or hair thinning and has given many men and women their confidence back. Let’s take a look at some aspects of this procedure: What is a Hair Transplant? A hair transplant is a procedure where hair follicles…

Homeopathy For PILES or Haemorrhoids!!

By Dr. Rushali Angchekar , Homeopathy Piles can be referred to as a condition which might result in bleeding in the anal region when there is an abnormal enlargement of the rectal veins. The bleeding occurs when there is a swelling of the rectal veins due to a sudden increase of pressure…

Know About Anti-aging Dermatology Treatments!

By Dr Sharat Gupta , Dermatology Anti-aging Skin care is one of the largest sectors within the medical realm. The desire to look younger and better has increased manifold as anti-aging cosmetic care is now affordable and within the reach of ordinary people. Some of the procedures that are being used effectively…

Tummy Tuck Surgery – What To Expect?

By Dr. Lalit Choudhary , Cosmetic/Plastic Surgery Tummy tuck surgery, scientifically known as abdominoplasty, aims at removing excess fat or skin from around the abdomen, thereby flattening it, and improves the abdominal profile by tightening the weakened muscle around it. Though abdominoplasty is dissimilar to liposuction, you can still opt for a…

High Cholesterol – Symptoms, Causes and Treatments

By Maxcure Hospitals , Cardiology Cholesterol is a waxy substance that is naturally produced by the liver and is usually contained in the fats of the blood. Although cholesterol is essential for the synthesis of vitamin D, cell membranes and certain hormones, yet increased cholesterol count can heighten chances of heart diseases.…

Waterborne Diseases – Ways To Prevent!

By Dr Pravin Patel Vijay Patel , General Physician Waterborne diseases tend to be very common during monsoons or during periods of natural calamities such as during a flood or cyclone. All waterborne diseases are caused by the presence of microorganisms in the drinking water. Water from flooded areas tend…

Hematuria – Know Its Causes and Treatment!

By Dr. Shilpi Tiwari , Urology Hematuria is a condition which is characterized by the presence of blood in your urine. Blood in your urine is most often benign, however sometimes the condition can be more serious. When you can see the blood in your urine with the naked eye, it is…