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How healthcare practices will change post Covid-19 ?

COVID -19 has affected all lives across the globe. There is no industry that didn’t witness its impact. Thanks to our 'Healthcare Heroes - The COVID Warriors' who are trying to save lives from this deadly virus, day and night. With endless work hours and usage of protective gear i.e. PPE kits their job has become much difficult now. Besides the physical discomfort, these healthcare...

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The pandemic that kills 8 million every year – Finnish NGO raises awareness on dangers of smoking

Smoking kills more than eight million a year1 and the number keeps growing. Regardless of its worldwide recognized dangers, smoking is a pandemic less talked about and with fatality rate still on the rise. This is why Finland’s Cancer Society of Finland wants to raise awareness on its dangers. The campaign imagery is triggered by the common, yet disturbing pictures seen online of smokers wearing...

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How To Prep The Body For The Vaccine

Los Angeles: Whether it is fighting the common flu, trying to protect one’s self from Covid-19, or prepping to get a vaccine, having a strong, healthy immune system is vital.  According to two of the country’s top doctors who have spent collectively over 40 years treating the most famous and talented singers, actors and people all over the world in various environments, there are specific...

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Smart ways of identifying stroke and treating it at the earliest

Stroke happens to be one of the top-most killers in the world and India is no exception. The country suffers from a leaping burden of stroke. The stroke prevalence in various parts of India ranged from 44.29 to 559/100,000 persons over the last two decades. In the same duration, the cumulative incidence of stroke in India ranged from 105 to 152/100,000 persons per year, affecting...

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“Vaginal yeast infection – Prevention is the best way to handle”

Not every woman is comfortable talking about her vaginal problems or the irritations she is facing. Very few women actually take care of their vagina and clean it properly on a regular basis. Vagina is naturally designed to keep itself in a good state by healthy secretions, but that does not mean that you don’t need to care for it at all. A number of...

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National Folic Acid Awareness week 4-10 January 2021

Ms. Tulasi, Consultant Dietitian, KIMS Hospitals, Sec-bad.  FOLIC ACID:  National Folic acid awareness week, observed  during the first full week of january every year(jan 4-10), brings much needed attention to this crucial vitamin that is especially important to women who are either pregnant or may become pregnant.  This is because folic acid in one's diet is a key weapon in the fight against folate deficieny...

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Anticoagulant Choices Influence Diabetes Risks in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation

Choosing the appropriate medications can help patients with atrial fibrillation avoid diabetes and the consequent stroke risks When a person develops atrial fibrillation, a key goal of treatment is reducing the individual’s risk of experiencing a stroke later in life, using anticoagulants. One way to reduce the risk of stroke is to prevent that person from developing diabetes. A team of Taiwanese scientists has recently...

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Lung Cancer, COPD & Pneumonia: the triple threat of Smoking

Article by Dr. Pavan Yadav, Consultant, Interventional Pulmonology, Aster RV Hospital  Time and again the message of caution that smoking is injurious to health has been propagated over various mediums of communication. Smoking alone puts an individual at the risk of developing over 50 per cent of serious illnesses.  Some of these illnesses can be fatal and others can cause long-term irreversible damage to your...

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DetelPro unveils a premium quality Family Health Kit priced at Rs 3999

New Delhi: DetelPro, the health and hygiene vertical of Detel have today unveiled a premium quality family Healthcare kit in the Indian market priced at Rs. 3999. With a vision of ‘Har Ghar Suraksha’ DetelPro’s healthcare kit has been designed for use in offices as well as home. The kit is available for purchase on and for bulk buyers, it is available on . As...

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Protect yourself from both indoor and outdoor Air Pollution

By Dr. Hirenappa Udnur, Consultant- Pulmonologist, Columbia Asia Hospital Hebbal Do you know more than 90 per cent of the world is living in places where the air pollution levels exceed the levels set by the World Health Organisation? The highest burden of air pollution is on the South East Asian and Western Pacific regions. What is Air Pollution? In simple words, air pollution is...