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Month: May 2019

VARICOSE VEINS

Superficial varicose veins that become swollen, enlarged and twisted are known as varicose veins. These can our anywhere in the body, but are most common in legs and thighs. The main function of the veins is to return blood from all the organs in the body towards the heart. Sometimes, veins fail to circulate the […]

Prevention of Heart Diseases and Lifestyle Modifications

Heart diseases may sometimes lead to death. But you can still reduce the chances of heart diseases by making changes in your lifestyle. Don’t smoke or use tobacco When it comes to heart disease prevention, no amount of smoking is safe. The more you smoke, the greater your risk. Chemicals in tobacco can damage your […]

What is a Pacemaker?

The pacemaker is a small electric device that is implanted in your chest or abdomen to make your heart function regularly. It works with electric stimulation that controls the rate of heartbeat. When is a pacemaker needed? During an arrhythmia or irregular heartbeat, the heart may not be able to pump enough blood to the […]

Effects of Obesity on Your Health

According to WHO, “Overweight and obesity are defined as abnormal or excessive fat accumulation that presents a risk to health.” How can you calculate obesity? A measure of obesity is the body mass index (BMI). It calculates your weight in relation to your height. A person with a BMI of 30 or more is generally […]

Diet during Pregnancy

During pregnancy, it is very crucial for you to have a healthy, balanced diet. An adequate diet is essential to provide enough nutrition for your baby’s growth and development. You need to consume 300 more calories than usual to maintain you’re as well as your baby health. For a healthy pregnancy, the right balance of […]

Why is Annual Well Woman check-up required?

A ‘well woman examination’ is a preventive care measure and is essential to keep up the track of your reproductive health. “Preventive care includes health services like screenings, check-ups, and patient counseling that are used to prevent illnesses, disease, and other health problems, or to detect illness at an early stage when treatment is likely […]

What is Female infertility?

Infertility can be defined as the inability to get pregnant even after trying for a course of full one year of time. According to the research conducted by Initio, a Bangalore-based medical technology company, 10-15 percent married couples in India face infertility. A whopping 27.5 million couples who want to conceive suffer from infertility. Female […]

What is male infertility?

Infertility can be defined as the inability to conceive even after trying for a course of full one year of time. According to the research, 10-15 percent married couples in India face infertility. A whopping 27.5 million couples who want to conceive suffer from infertility. Male infertility is the cause in one-third of couples trying […]

What is Epistaxis?

Epistaxis or nose bleeding is acute hemorrhage occurring in your nasal cavity. It is a noticeable medical condition when the blood drains out of your nostril. Nosebleed rarely is the cause of death. Only 10% of cases have been reported to be fatal.Based on the site of origin, you can classify it into anterior and […]

Recovery Time for Total Laparoscopic Hysterectomy (TLH)

Total laparoscopic hysterectomy is the process of removal of the uterus and cervix through four small (1/2’- 1’) abdominal incisions. When is TLH recommended? TLH is the choice of surgery to treat various conditions of the uterus, which may include: Fibroids Endometriosis Infection in the ovaries or tubes Pelvic pain Overgrowth of tissue in the […]