Boost immune system

How to improve the immune system?

By Dr. Rajiv P. Bhanej, Homeopathy Your immune system is your body’s defence mechanism, which prevents illnesses and infections. The immune system is spread all over the body and consists of cells, tissues, organs and proteins. When the system encounters a foreign organism such as a virus or bacteria, it attacks it…

Immunisation In Adults – Know The Important Types Of Vaccines!

By Dr. Neha Gupta, Internal Medicine It is not only children who need vaccination. Adults also require vaccines, at least once a year or whenever there is a health risk. You need to know which diseases you are vaccinated against and which, you are not so that it becomes easier to take…

Immunization & Homeopathy – Know How Effective Can It Be!

By Dr. Malojiraje V.Tanpure, 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 the…

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…

How Molluscum Contagiosum & Your Immune System Are Correlated?

By, Dr. Seema Yadav, Dermatology Molluscum Contagiosum is a relatively common skin infection caused by the virus of the same name. Even though it is common in children, adults with weak immune system and atopic dermatitis may also be affected by it. These benign and painless bumps disappear and usually don’t…

Addison’s Disease – Types, Symptoms, Risks And Treatment

By Dr. Sunita Sayammagaru, Endocrinology The body is managed by multiple chemicals called hormones which regulate the various body functions and metabolism. The glands which produce these hormones are known as endocrine glands, as they secrete (crine) hormones or other products directly into (endo) the body. One such endocrine gland is…

Suvarnaprashana – An Ayurveda Immune Schedule!

By Dr. Soonrita Taneja, Ayurveda Is your child suffering from recurrent cough, cold, fever. Your child doesn’t eat junk food still he suffers from weakened immunity.You are very particular for health of your family but still feel the kids get every infection very fast. Suvarnaprashana is the reply to all these questions.…

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…