Viral Fever Tops list of Communicable Diseases in 2018

08-01-2020   |   71 View(s)

Acute respiratory infection, often triggered by pollution, poor hygiene and bacterial infections, is the top communicable disease accounting for nearly 70% of all communicable diseases in India in 2018 with pneumonia being the biggest killer infection, according to the National Health Profile, 2019. . Read more...

Handy Tips to Protect Yourself from Air Pollution

02-11-2019   |   132 View(s)

Here are some really handy tips to save you from Pollution which is acquiring dangerous proportions and has become a big health hazard. If proper precautions are not taken then it may become really difficult to breathe which could result in serious health issues. . Read more...

Life Expectancy rises to 68.7 Years

02-11-2019   |   131 View(s)

Life expectancy in India has increased from 49.7 years in 1970-75 to 68.7 years in 2012-16, as per the National Health Profile, 2019. For the same period, life expectancy for females is 70.2 years and 67.4 years for males. For comparison, in last year’s survey, the life expectancy had increased from 49.7 years in 1970-75 to 68.3 years in 2011-15. . Read more...

Diabetes,BP & Cancer Cases Rising Rapidly in India

01-11-2019   |   101 View(s)

India is witnessing an accelerated rise in the prevalence of chronic non-communicable diseases (NCDs) like hypertension, diabetes and cancer. Out of 6.51 crore, people diagnosed at state-run NCD clinics during 2018, over 40 lakh were detected with hypertension, more than 31 lakh with diabetes, whereas over 11 lakh people were suffering from both hypertension and diabetes. . Read more...

Blood Tests That you Should be Aware Of !

20-09-2019   |   193 View(s)

Here is a list of Few Blood Tests that we might have heard about but never knew its importance. These range from simple Blood Sugar Test too much more complicated CA-125 which can help in detection of cancer. Knowing about these tests can help us to increase our awareness about various diseases and help to prevent such diseases by taking appropriate action at the right time to enable us stay Fit and Healthy. . Read more...

A Simple Blood Test to Detect Cancer is Now a Reality in India.

21-08-2019   |   122 View(s)

Blood Test to Detect Cancer ? Now it will be very much possible to detect the Spread or Relapse of Cancer from a Simple Blood Test and the best part is that the Test will only Cost Rs 15000. This will be of immense help for patients suspected of or suffering from cancer and will help Doctors to plan an Efficient Treatment. The Test Based on a Liquid Biopsy Technology called OncoDiscover will help pick up circulating Cancer Ce. Read more...

6 Reasons Why You Should Buy Health Insurance

13-07-2019   |   136 View(s)

With so many changes happening in the world of health insurance, it’s no wonder so many Americans are opting out of coverage. With the recent revocation of the individual mandate which charged a penalty fee for not having coverage, a lot of Americans are having a difficult time justifying health insurance. As costs continue to rise, it’s easy to understand why health insurance is so costly for families. That being said, it’s still one of. Read more...

What we need to Know about National Doctor’s Day

29-06-2019   |   349 View(s)

The doctor is one person who can be responsible for the Life and Death of a Person or their loved ones and as such, they play a vital role in our Lives. The profession is very demanding in the sense that the doctors are required to attend a number of patients in a day under trying conditions and expected to discharge their duties during any time of the Day and hour. Also, they may be required to perform live-saving tasks during odd hours and even. Read more...