New Drug for Diabetes Treatment to cut Kidney Failures !

18-04-2019   |   224 View(s)

According to a Study published in the New England Journal of Medicine-The Drug Canagliflozin which has been used for over 4 years in India and Abroad for Controlling Blood Sugar is said to reduce Kidney Damage in Diabetics by over 30 %. This Drug for Diabetes Treatment could have a huge impact on Diabetes Management in India. Canagliflozin protects the Kidneys by increasing Blood Flow to them and preventing its cells from Dying. The Drug canagl. Read more...

Study says First BP Reading may not be Accurate

14-04-2019   |   134 View(s)

Conventionally and because of Time Constraints, the Blood Pressure is usually taken once by the Doctors and even at Home by those monitoring the Blood Pressure. However, according to a study that appeared in Nature's Journal of Human Hypertension this Friday- it is always recommended to go in for at least 3 reading and take the median of readings as the first reading can indicate higher disease prevalence.   According to the study titl. Read more...

Good News for Those Suffering from Wilson’s Disease

25-03-2019   |   132 View(s)

Wilson's Disease is a rare genetic condition which prevents the body from getting rid of extra copper. This accumulation of copper can result in damage to the liver, brain, kidneys and eyes.Fortunately, there is a cure available for this disease and the only medicines for this disease are Penicillamine and Trientine which remove copper from the body. Unavailability of the medicines can lead to complications in patients who may develop complica. Read more...

A Glimpe of the Life of Shri Manohar Parikkar

18-03-2019   |   45 View(s)

Manohar Gopalakrishna Prabhu Parrikar the incumbent Chief Minister of Goa and one of the most Distinguished leaders of the Bharatiya Janta Party left for heavenly abode on the 17th March 2019. Parrikkar was known and admired for his simplicity and his connect with the common man. Shri Manohar Parrikar was born on the 13th December 1955 in Mapusa, Goa.As a young Kid, he was fascinated by RSS and soon joined the organisation and was entrusted th. Read more...

Navratri 2018: Tips to stay Healthy and Active during the Fast

11-10-2018   |   472 View(s)

Navratri celebrations have started, and we all are super excited! It is that auspicious time of the year again when devotees worship Goddess Durga for nine days, and many of them observe fasts. Navratri is celebrated two times a year. Many people do not eat non-vegetarian food during the festival while many others eliminate onion and garlic from their meals. Those who fast are often in a dilemma about what to eat and what not to eat to stay energ. Read more...

“Mystery Fever” claims 84 lives in Uttar Pradesh

24-09-2018   |   204 View(s)

Indian state Uttar Pradesh is in high alert after a "mystery fever" claimed 84 lives. The fever has claimed 84 lives across 6 districts of Uttar Pradesh in the last 6 weeks, which made the State Government sound a high alert. 24 casualties were reported in the Bareilly district, and 23 succumbed to the ailment in adjoining Budaun district. An audit has been ordered by the Uttar Pradesh Health Ministry of every death to identify the disease. Al. Read more...

Cancer is not as big a killer as you think, says a study

14-09-2018   |   357 View(s)

We all get scared even at the mention of cancer. Cancer is a dangerous, life-threatening disease which kills millions of people worldwide. But here is a shocking revelation about cancer. A recent study was undertaken by the best medical experts from over 100 Indian Institutes, and the study revealed that age-adjusted incident of the cancers which are most common, except . Read more...

Sujata Kumar: English Vinglish Actor Dies after battling Metastatic Cancer

20-08-2018   |   579 View(s)

Sujata Kumar, an actor who played the role of Sridevi's sibling in the famous movie English Vinglish, died after battling stage four cancer. The news of the actor's death was confirmed by her sister, singer and actor Suchitra Krishnamoorthi. Suchitra took to Twitter to share the news with the world: “Our beloved Sujata Kumar has passed away and moved on to a better place leaving us with an unimaginable void. She left us an hour ago at 11.. Read more...