On World Heart Day, leaders and organisations across the world are busy imparting valuable knowledge about heart diseases. Each year, World Heart Day is observed with a particular theme in mind. India is home to some 30 million heart patients and as many as two lakh surgeries are being performed every year. Cardiovascular diseases have […]Read more "World Heart Day 2016: Your heart is your soul, keep it safe!"
Nuclear families have a structure consisting of two parents and their children, i.e., immediate family. This system is very different from a joint family, where non-immediate family members, such as uncles, aunts, grandparents, etc., may be included. It is a long-held belief that, a nuclear family is the ideal family structure. However, as with anything, […]Read more "Challenges of Raising Children in Nuclear Families"
Hyperopia, more commonly known as farsightedness, causes the image of a close up object that is normally projected on your retina, to be projected behind your retina causing blurred vision. When a farsighted person views at an object that is up close, both of their eyes move in toward each other trying to converge the […]Read more "Laser Eye Surgery – Freedom from Farsightedness"
Pimple outbreak is a frustrating experience for all of us. One fine morning, you stand in front of the mirror to notice pimples on your face. They mar the aesthetics of your face that rings alarm bells of sorts. If your skin is prone to such eruptions quite often, and you failed to treat them, […]Read more "Effective Ways of Getting Rid of Pimples Overnight"
Along with the joy of conceiving a baby, pregnancy brings about certain health issues for the expecting mother. One of the most commonly diagnosed medical problems during pregnancy is gestational diabetes. As the name indicates, it refers to high blood glucose levels or hyperglycaemia in pregnant women. Too much glucose causes negative effects on the […]Read more "Gestational Diabetes Blood Sugar Levels"
Iron is an important nutrient for the proper development of children. The main function of iron is to carry oxygen to the different parts of the body from the lungs. By doing this, iron helps the muscles to use and store oxygen within them. Iron deficiency can be quite a dangerous situation. It can impede […]Read more "How to Prevent Iron Deficiency in Children"
Bariatric surgery can greatly improve a patient’s overall health. It definitely helps combat some of the obesity related health problems. It is a known fact that patients undergoing this surgery require to commit to some serious life style changes. However, there are some side effects of this surgery too. Side effects are unavoidable. Patients need […]Read more "6 common side effects of Bariatric Surgery"