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  • The Indian prediction of the solar eclipse corona: Did they get it right? - A group of scientists from CESSI, IISER Kolkata had made predictions of how the Sun’s atmosphere, the corona, will look like on 21 August, when it will was visible during the total solar eclipse to occur on that day. This is a follow-up on the news. Racing against time, the...
  • Over 50% Suicidal Death Causes by Depression in India - New Delhi.The recent incident of IAS officer Mukesh Pandey committed suicide due to family discord, has highlighted the grave issue of Chronic Depression in the country. As per report of World Health Organisation on depression, India is the most depressed country in the world. Over five crore Indians suffer from...
  • Genital Rejuvenation - by Dr Vinod Vij, Plastic & Cosmetic Surgeon, Fortis Hospital, Mulund  gives you a lowdown on enhancing your genitals!  We’ve all heard about facial rejuvenation surgeries, tummy tucks and body contouring. But did you know that you can also have your genitals rejuvenated? Several women today opt for surgeries to...
  • Benefits of breastfeeding for babies and mothers - For many generations now, doctors have been recommending mother’s milk as the most important food for the baby as the benefits of breast milk are manifold and go beyond providing basic nutrition. There are numerous scientific studies that establish this fact.
  • The State of Ayurveda in Colonial Bengal - The project highlights the Ayurvedic movement during late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries in Bengal. Europeans introduced the western medicine in this country during the British rule; however Ayurveda remained firmly entrenched in the countryside and rivalled western medicine in urban areas as well. Though British termed the traditional system...

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Joint replacement surgeons hailed government’s decision to cap the prices...

Focus should be on improving the quality of Indian implants to reduce dependency on imported implants: Dr. Raju Vaishya New Delhi, August, 17, 2017. Hailing the central government’s decision to cap price of knee implan...

Honorary Adjunct Title of Professor to Dr. Raju Vaishya

New Delhi. Chairman of Apollo Group “Padma Vibhushan” Dr. Prathap C Reddy felicitated Prof. (Dr.) Raju Vaishya with the “Honorary Adjunct Title of Professor.” Dr. Reddy also presented maximum number (35) of “Ac...

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Over 50% Suicidal Death Causes by Depression in India

New Delhi.The recent incident of IAS officer Mukesh Pandey committed suicide due to family discord, has highlighted the grave issue of Chronic Depression in the country. As per report of World Health Organisation on depr...

THE DEGENERATING BRAIN: MECHANISMS TO THERAPY

by Professor V Ravindranath, FNA, Centre for Neuroscience, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore Brain related disorders contribute up to one-third of the total disease burden in both developed and developing countries....

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Breast Augmentation Surgery

Breast augmentation is the top cosmetic procedure performed today. It’s a major step for most women, and often a positive one. Studies have shown that breast implants can help boost self-esteem, body image, and sex...

laser resurfacing : ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT LASER...

Laser resurfacing is a popular cosmetic procedure that can help rejuvenate the skin and reduce the effects of the sun, aging, and some facial skin disorders. Treatments are safe, effective, and convenient. Also, the cost...

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Benefits of breastfeeding for babies and mothers

For many generations now, doctors have been recommending mother’s milk as the most important food for the baby as the benefits of breast milk are manifold and go beyond providing basic nutrition. There are numerous sci...

Breast cancer risk increases by 40% in post-menopausal and overweight...

Even with all the advances in medicine, cancer of the breast continues to be a dreaded illness, representing 1.6 per cent i.e. 4,00,000 of all female deaths worldwide. India’s first cancer atlas prepared by Indian ...

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Genital Rejuvenation

by Dr Vinod Vij, Plastic & Cosmetic Surgeon, Fortis Hospital, Mulund  gives you a lowdown on enhancing your genitals!  We’ve all heard about facial rejuvenation surgeries, tummy tucks and body contouring. But did...

Repetitive implantation failures during Assisted Reproductive methods

Close-up of a woman’s stomach at nine months pregnant. picture courtesy© J.Miller (dailymail.co.uk) Authored by Dr. Rajni Khajuria A successful embryo implantation depends on manyfactors and the most important fac...

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Vitamin D Deficiency : Dr. Pallavi Vaishya

Q. Are Indian women deficient in Vitamin D? Can I get some statistics to show the amount of deficiency? Ans. Vitamin D, also known as the sunshine vitamin, is created in the body with sunlight exposure. Its major functio...

Puberty In Girls : Dr. Sonia Malik

Q. As an expert, do you see a rising trend in onset of puberty in young Indian girls, as early as 8-9 years of age? Can you give any statistics to support this fact? Ans. Precocious puberty is defined as the onset of tru...

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The State of Ayurveda in Colonial Bengal

The project highlights the Ayurvedic movement during late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries in Bengal. Europeans introduced the western medicine in this country during the British rule; however Ayurveda remained f...

Third International Day of Yoga celebrated across the country

Prime Minister attends mass Yoga demonstration programme at Lucknow   The Third International Day of Yoga (21st June) was celebrated with great enthusiasm across the country with mass yoga demonstrations taking place in...

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WHAT THE YOUNG GENERATION IS LOSING IN SEARCH OF THAT...

Think this over. What is that one common sight that you come across with unfailing regularity around you these days? Yes, people clicking selfies! You got it right. It is extremely rare to come across someone of today’...

Spontaneous Brain Haemorrhage : Prevention and Cure by Dr. Rahul...

Spontaneous brain hemorrhage accounts for about 10% of all strokes and is fatal in about 50% of the cases. Its incidence, in contrast to other types of strokes, has not declined. According to Dr. Rahul Gupta, Senior Neur...

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URBAN HEALTH AND CLIMATE CHANGE- A SYSTEMS APPROACH : Professor...

Humanity has entered the Anthropocene era and is in the midst of the greatest urbanization in history. Asia and Africa are the fastest growing and fastest urbanizing continents. In addition, climate change induced by man...

BREAST MILK BANKING : DO WE INDIANS REALLY NEED IT?...

breast milk is the best milk”- This is an age old saying and has always been proved endless number of times by scientific evidences since times immemorial. Breast milk is not only the safest source of nutrition for the...

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Over 50% Suicidal Death Causes by Depression in India

New Delhi.The recent incident of IAS officer Mukesh Pandey committed suicide due to family discord, has highlighted the grave issue of Chronic Depression in the country. As per report of World Health Organisation on depr...

WHAT THE YOUNG GENERATION IS LOSING IN SEARCH OF THAT...

Think this over. What is that one common sight that you come across with unfailing regularity around you these days? Yes, people clicking selfies! You got it right. It is extremely rare to come across someone of today’...
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  • The Indian prediction of the solar eclipse corona: Did they get it right? - A group of scientists from CESSI, IISER Kolkata had made predictions of how the Sun’s atmosphere, the corona, will look like on 21 August, when it will was visible during the total solar eclipse to occur on that day. This is a follow-up on the news. Racing against time, the...
  • Over 50% Suicidal Death Causes by Depression in India - New Delhi.The recent incident of IAS officer Mukesh Pandey committed suicide due to family discord, has highlighted the grave issue of Chronic Depression in the country. As per report of World Health Organisation on depression, India is the most depressed country in the world. Over five crore Indians suffer from...
  • Genital Rejuvenation - by Dr Vinod Vij, Plastic & Cosmetic Surgeon, Fortis Hospital, Mulund  gives you a lowdown on enhancing your genitals!  We’ve all heard about facial rejuvenation surgeries, tummy tucks and body contouring. But did you know that you can also have your genitals rejuvenated? Several women today opt for surgeries to...
  • Benefits of breastfeeding for babies and mothers - For many generations now, doctors have been recommending mother’s milk as the most important food for the baby as the benefits of breast milk are manifold and go beyond providing basic nutrition. There are numerous scientific studies that establish this fact.
  • The State of Ayurveda in Colonial Bengal - The project highlights the Ayurvedic movement during late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries in Bengal. Europeans introduced the western medicine in this country during the British rule; however Ayurveda remained firmly entrenched in the countryside and rivalled western medicine in urban areas as well. Though British termed the traditional system...

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Doctor’s Day Message by Dr. Veena Aggarwal

Dr. Veena Aggarwal Ex- AIIMS, NFI, AED (USA) Ex director Research head VLLC Group Technical Committee Member NABH QCI Health Horizon (Arpana Trust) Doctor’s day is observed to salute them for their spirit of dedication...

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Toe Walking : Your child walking on toes could be...

The birth of a child in itself begins an exciting journey for parents. Additionally, every milestone crossed by their little one brings in added excitement and a sense of achievement for the parents also. When the child ...