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  • Health Talks : Community Health Outreach Programme - सेहत पर चर्चा An initiative of Health Spectrum (Leading Healthcare Magazine) in association with My Healthy World (a public health awareness & education programme) Health Spectrum, leading monthly health magazine in association with “My Healthy World” is organizing community health awareness programmes with the involvement of local residents with an...
  • Planning a Pregnancy – Dos and Don’ts - The thought of a new arrival in the family is always exciting.  Couples and their families look forward to this joyous event and the birth of a baby is cause for celebration. It is a known fact that a planned pregnancy is safer than an unplanned one.  Despite this, four...
  • More than 100 orthopaedic doctors participate in Sports Meet organized by DOA - New Delhi, Feb 11: Inspired by the Prime Minister’s exhortation to give primacy to sports in everyday life and encourage various sports and games, Delhi Orthopaedic Association (DOA) organized for its members a Sports Meet in the capital’s Siri Fort Sports Complex on Sunday. More than 100 orthopaedic doctors in...
  • Spine Problem : A Matter Of Past Now : Dr. Neeraj Jain - Gone are the days when you had to be on bed-rest for months either due to slip disc or spine fracture. Of late technologies in the field of science now make you fit within a day’s time. Today, either due to lifestyle changes or due to some minor accidents people...
  • आम बजट 2018 से स्वास्थ्य सेवाओं में विस्तार होने की उम्मीद : डा. राजू वैश्य - वित्त मंत्री अरूण जेटली ने वर्ष 2018 के आम बजट में स्वास्थ्य क्षेत्र को प्राथमिकता दिया है जो स्वागतयोग्य कदम है। इस साल के बजट से यह जाहिर होता है कि सरकार निर्धन एवं मध्यम वर्ग के लोगों के जीवन के स्तर में सुधार करना चाहती है। वित्त मंत्री ने...

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More than 100 orthopaedic doctors participate in Sports Meet organized...

New Delhi, Feb 11: Inspired by the Prime Minister’s exhortation to give primacy to sports in everyday life and encourage various sports and games, Delhi Orthopaedic Association (DOA) organized for its members a Sports ...

आम बजट 2018 से स्वास्थ्य सेवाओं में विस्तार होने की...

वित्त मंत्री अरूण जेटली ने वर्ष 2018 के आम बजट में स्वास्थ्य क्षेत्र को प्राथमिकता दिय...

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Mild sports injuries can lead to crippling arthritis : Dr...

  Mild sports injury is a major concern for players whose sports career spoil due to injuries. However most sports injuries are mild and temporary, with no long-term effects. Minor sprains and bruises or overuse inj...

INDIA MOVING FORWARD IN RESEARCH  TOWARDS NEW TOOLS FOR TUBERCULOSIS

Report by Vinod Kumar NEW DELHI: The India Tuberculosis Research Consortium (ITRC), formed by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), Delhi convened its second International Scientific Advisory Group (ISAG) meeti...

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A Ray of Gold to all suffering from chronic fatigue...

Report by Vinod Kumar Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS) is a poorly understood condition primarily characterized by debilitating, persistent or recurrent fatigue, increased physical and mental fatigability, cognitive impair...

The State of Ayurveda in Colonial Bengal

Report by Vinod Kumar 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; howev...

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

by Vinod Kumar 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 some...

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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Chin Augmentation by Dr. P. K. Talwar

Well defined facial features are the most important traits of physical beauty. Visible contours and natural angles that are proportionate all create balance in your face and a more attractive appearance. Facial aesthetic...

Cosmetic treatments have made careers of innumerable people in the...

Gauhar Khan, Preity Zinta and Priyanka Chopra took a wise decision when their post-surgery look left everyone stunned and amazed, thereby giving a greater lift to their career. To create a niche in the glamour world, one...

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Planning a Pregnancy – Dos and Don’ts

The thought of a new arrival in the family is always exciting.  Couples and their families look forward to this joyous event and the birth of a baby is cause for celebration. It is a known fact that a planned pregnancy ...

Why do Women have Periods – DO I REALLY NEED...

It’s one of those days.  You are on a period –and it is heavy and painful.   You are not feeling one hundred percent and you don’t want to go into work.  But you have an important meeting and cannot possibly mi...

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Ms. Ameera Shah : Managing Director and Promoter Metropolis Healthcare...

  Ms. Ameera Shah is the Managing Director and Promoter of Metropolis Healthcare Ltd. She has revolutionized the pathology industry from being a doctor led practice to a professional corporate group in an extremely ...

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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 ...

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Myths and Facts about Emergency Contraceptive Pills : Dr Prathima...

Contraceptives have been in use for thousands of years.   A cave painting in France thought to be 15,000 years old shows what is possibly the first illustration of a man wearing a condom.  In ancient Egypt around 1500...

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...

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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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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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Spine Problem : A Matter Of Past Now : Dr....

Gone are the days when you had to be on bed-rest for months either due to slip disc or spine fracture. Of late technologies in the field of science now make you fit within a day’s time. Today, either due to lifestyle c...

How Should Your Diet Look Like After LASIK

Authored by Aaron Barriga Does your morning ritual consist of turning off the alarm and spending the next few minutes looking for your glasses? How many times have you wished for a perfect eyesight and have considered L...