Over 50% Suicidal Death Causes by Depression in India

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...
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THE DEGENERATING BRAIN: MECHANISMS TO THERAPY

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. Among the brain related disorders, whic...
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URBAN HEALTH AND CLIMATE CHANGE- A SYSTEMS APPROACH : Professor Indira Nath

URBAN HEALTH AND CLIMATE CHANGE- A SYSTEMS APPROACH : Professor Indira Nath

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-made activities is leading to change...
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3D  Printing : Applications Of In Orthopedics by Dr. Raju Vaishya

3D Printing : Applications Of In Orthopedics by Dr. Raju Vaishya

The 3D printing technology is penetrating the healthcare field at an astonishing rate. In the clinical settings, 3D printing, as a novel additive manufacturing technique, is mainly applied in orthopedics. A group of 3D printing-based patient-specific osteotomy...
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Sedentary lifestyle, Smoking and Drinking Aggravate Osteoporosis

Sedentary lifestyle, Smoking and Drinking Aggravate Osteoporosis

Sedentary lifestyle, Smoking and Drinking Aggravate Osteoporosis. A ‘silent killer’, Osteoporosis is the cause of most bone fractures in the elderly. However, it must not be considered a normal or unavoidable part of ageing. Brittle bone disease, as it is....
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Osteoporosis causes an osteoporotic fracture every 3 seconds

Osteoporosis causes an osteoporotic fracture every 3 seconds

Experts called for a national awareness campaign to be launched on osteoporosis which causes osteoporotic fracture every 3 seconds New Delhi. In the view of increasing incidents of osteoporotic fractures and disabilities, Medical Experts on the eve of World ...
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Sleep : It puts even the most powerful men on their back : Dr Prerna Motwani

Sleep : It puts even the most powerful men on their back : Dr Prerna Motwani

Whether a person is a daily wage labourer or CEO of a multinational company, sleep doesn’t differentiate. Everyone needs to clock a set number of hours on bed. But in today’s fast paced life, where everyone wants get ahead of...
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Poor diets pose a greater risk to health than unsafe sex, alcohol, drug and tobacco use combined

Poor diets pose a greater risk to health than unsafe sex, alcohol, drug and tobacco use combined

Poor diets now pose a greater risk to health than unsafe sex, alcohol, drug and tobacco use combined  Foresight Report and the South Asian Paper shows how changing food systems and diets could affect health over the next 20 years...
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Retrieval of bullet from knee by Athroscopy  : Dr. Raju Vaishya

Retrieval of bullet from knee by Athroscopy : Dr. Raju Vaishya

Case Report : Ballistic trauma Case presentation A 45-year-old policeman who allegedly misfired a 0.38 caliber bullet from his service revolver, presented to our emergency 12 h after sustaining the injury to his left knee. According to the patient, he forgot....
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Case Study : Medical Emergency

Case Study : Medical Emergency

Sudden Brain Hemorrhage patient recovered after brain surgery. PATIENT CONDITION A 55 year old housewife found unconscious at home by neighbors. She was taken to nearest Hospital in Bulandshahar and CT scan was done at after 2 hours which showed...
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