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Physical inactivity linked to more severe COVID-19 infection and death

Surpassed only by advanced age and organ transplant as a risk factor, large study shows ..

Cloth face covering curbs exercise performance and physical capacity

Increasing breathlessness and claustrophobia reported at higher exercise intensities ..

Bindas Bol with Dr. Kumar Kamble - Deaddiction Series- Episode 1- Addiction: A Disorder or Habit?

Awareness is the only solution to all addiction problems. Dr. Kumar Kamble gives insight into how people with addiction problems should be handled with care and the correct line of treatment. He truly explains the life of an addict and his attraction to drugs in a professional manner. ..

FDA Authorizes Marketing of Device That Can Improve Gait in Multiple Sclerosis Patients

FDA is taking an initiative to authorize the marketing of Portable Neuromodulation Stimulator (PoNS) for Multiple Sclerosis patients which can help patients with their motor deficit to some extent. ..

Efforts to stop spread of covid-19 should focus on preventing airborne transmission

Experts say that the covid-19 pandemic has helped to redefine airborne transmission of viruses..

World Haemophilia Day - 17th April 2021 - An Initiative To Reduce The Severity of Haemophilia

Anyone can have hemophilia from newborns to the elderly age group. A bleeding disorder is a rare disease but society needs to impart awareness and educate the people who are suffering from it. ..

Everything you need to know about Dry Eye Disease (DED): Definition, Historical view and Future directions .

Know the science behind Dry Eye Syndrome and its scientific definitions along with screening questions which can give a perfect overview for better treatment and cure. ..

A Case Study Of A 20 Years Old Woman With PCOS : Weight loss Is Effective Solution For PCOS

Perfect management of PCOS is weight loss. This is an inspiratory story of a woman who has fought PCOS with weight loss and restored her hormonal balance. ..

CDC and FDA Declares Joint Statement in Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccine

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Food and Drug Administration (FDA) are giving a second thought and declaring a pause on the Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccine this April 2021 for the safety of the people. ..

Telepsychiatry is here to stay

Telepsychiatry means use of telemedicine in the field of psychiatry. Through telepsychiatry mental health concerns are being supported in an interactive session which is live but is from afar. Psychiatrists are able to even keep recordings if required for medical information and for later review. ..

Phytochemicals (Rainbow Food) - Good for Boosting Immunity

Phytochemicals are chemicals produced through plant metabolism. These have disease preventive properties...

It is important to adopt a non-judgmental attitude towards any teenage girl seeking contraceptive advise suggests Dr. Teena Trivedi, Obstetrician and Gynecologist

“Social factors like gender inequality, malnutrition especially of the female child, ignorance, illiteracy, prejudices, social customs, poor environmental sanitation, age at marriage and childbirth are also contributing to Maternal Mortality in India,” Dr. Teena Trivedi, Obstetrician and Gynecologist ..

Nearly 6000 fresh COVID cases reported in West Bengal

With Bengal election on state reports a slew of new infections..

Maharashtra records highest single-day spike of 63,729 Covid-19 cases

Total 398 fatalities were reported in the last 24 hours..

Bangladesh receives over USD 1 billion financing for vaccination and COVID-19 pandemic response- World Bank

This is the second World bank loan to Bangladesh for fighting Covid..

80% of the diseases are psychosomatic which means they have roots in the mind and this is where homeopathy steps in - It resolves physical ailments by finding the cause in the mind – Dr. Sanket Dhuri, Consultant Homeopath

Mind and body is connected. Homeopathy works on the principle of resolving issues of the mind by studying every patient’s individual history. It’s based on individualization and makes lives smooth, says Dr. Sanket Dhuri...

Centre approves increase in production of Remdesivir and reducing its prices

ED has been directed to act against black marketing of Remdesivir..

US Covid Update: Nearly half of US states reported an increase in Covid-19 cases this week

Data shows that the fight against the pandemic is far from over..

PM Narendra Modi directs to increase production of medical oxygen to meet growing demands

The PM took a detailed review of the present situation of medical oxygen supply and its estimated demands in the 12 States..

Roche’s Evrysdi continues to improve motor function and survival in babies with Type 1 Spinal Muscular Atrophy

Roche leads the clinical development of Evrysdi as part of a collaboration with the SMA Foundation and PTC Therapeutics..

Amidst emerging covid cases, the search for “Prayer” soars high on Google

Power of Prayer - Worldwide people have been googling “Prayer” to a sky-rocketing degree in these covid times finds out a European researcher. ..

No plans of imposing countrywide lockdown amid recent spike in COVID-19 cases: FM Nirmala Sitharaman

Nirmala Sitharaman rules out lockdown possibility in interaction with World Bank group..

Dr. Russel Lawrie, CEO of Asha Group of Hospitals talks about advancement in drones and robotics for consumer world in near future

“The COVID-19 pandemic has put the spotlight on digital health tools like telehealth and remote monitoring. Digital health has gone from a "nice to have" to a “must have.” Innovations in the area of at home diagnostic equipment will further enhance the ability to do remote virtual care.” Dr. Russel Lawrie, CEO of Asha Group of Hospitals. ..

Security Is A Very Important And Major Concern In The World Of Digitalization States Mohamed Zedan, IT Manager At Behya Charity Women’s Cancer Hospital, Egypt

Mohamed Zedan gives an insight into the techniques that can improve the patient healthcare ecosystem by the innovation of the need for digital daycare at a patient’s home which is a must for his comfort and healthcare. His new brainstorming ideas can definitely take digital healthcare to a different level. ..

World Liver Day - 19 th April 2021-Building a fairer, healthier world for everyone

Liver means “To Live up.” Yes, that's right, the liver is the most important organ in our body that helps us to live in a healthy way. It's true that we cannot survive without the liver. ..

The real science behind homeopathy revealed by Dr. Amit Vora, A Eminent Homeopathy Healer

Dr. Amit Vora gives in-depth knowledge about homeopathy and its positive benefits for pregnant mothers and young kids. With his rich experience in homeopathy, he has treated many cases with exceptional success rates. ..

Pandorum Technologies, A liver health startup that has created a buzz

Health care stats ups are coming up with new innovations. We should boost these startups which are coming up with recent development in the healthcare sector which can be beneficial to people worldwide. ..

Regular Liver Screening Is Important informs Dr. Priyanka Udawat, Gastroenterologist, SL Raheja,and Fortis Hospital, Mumbai

Dr. Priyanka Udawat gives insight into the maintenance of a healthy liver to avoid liver transplants in the long run. With her expertise and awarded credentials, she provides an overview of tips for a healthy liver. ..

Sumona Karjee Mishra, Founder of Prantae Solutions informs about the device by which women can monitor their pregnancy at home

“Pregnancy is one of the neglected healthcare aspects. ANC test ensures the wellness of the fetus present in the womb. But there are only a few tests that tell you about the physical health of the mother. Because if the mother is having any problem then eventually it is going to impact baby,” Sumona Mishra, Founder of Prantae Solutions ..

CDC and FDA recommend US pause use of Johnson & Johnson's Covid-19 vaccine over blood clot concerns

After AstraZeneca Johnson Covid vaccine shows blood clotting risk..

National Capital Delhi reported a highest single-day spike of 13, 468 new COVID19 cases in the last 24 hours.

Delhi reports spike in Covid cases..

Good assessment helps in identifying the affected domain and its customized therapy for Autism informs Dr. C P Ravi Kumar, Paediatric Neurologist

“Development with respect to social communication is an important aspect in autism. Early intervention with customized therapy is the key solution in the treatment of autism,” says Dr. C P Ravi Kumar, Paediatric Neurologist..

Explore The New Health StartUps for Haemophilia - Net4Hemo and Current Advancements for Haemophilia patients

New advancements in haemophilia must be encouraged on World Haemophilia Day. People should be aware of the benefits of new health startups for haemophilia patients for effective management of this disorder...

Individual’s home kit during Covid-19 Pandemic

Essential devices one must have at home for a routine checkup or for emergency purpose in covid”..

Ritika Aggarwal, Consultant Psychologist emphasizes that Autistic child can still live happy and productive life with appropriate support of family

Each Autistic child has unique strengths and challenges in social communication behavior and cognitive ability. Treatment cannot be a one size fits all, it has to be tailor-made to fit the child properly. Parents have to understand that early intervention is helpful at any age” Ritika Agarwal, Consultant Psychologist ..

Centre withdraws insurance cover for healthcare workers who die on Covid-19 duty

The Centre has withdrawn the insurance cover of Rs 50 lakh for the healthcare workers who die on the Covid-19 duty. A govt circular states that the scheme concluded on March 24, 2021. ..

DRDO to operationalize its dedicated Corona hospital in New Delhi today

DRDO helps in the fight for Corona with a new hospital at Delhi..

Centre bans supply of oxygen for industrial usage to meet rising demand for treatment of COVID-19 patients

Except for 9 industries the ban covers every other..

Haemophilia and its curative as well as preventive measures explained by Dr. Shrinath Kshirsagar, Hematologist and BMT Specialist

Hemophilia is a rare disease which affects 1 in 5,000 people in India. Fortunately, medical science is coming up with advanced treatment options making the future of hemophilia management brighter, says Dr. Shrinath Kshirsagar. ..

Railways say it can setup 3-lakh isolation beds across country; all set to run Oxygen Express trains

The railway will run Oxygen express trains using green corridors to get Oxygen in bulk and rapidly to patients...

Non-alcoholic fatty liver conditions are on the rise, such people should lose 5% of their body weight, advises Dr. Sachet Chandak, Consultant Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist

Dr. Sachet Chandak provides detailed insights on what to consume, what to avoid and also suggests significant lifestyle measures to prevent fatty liver disease. ..

Children love homeopathic treatment as there is no invasive procedures involved and also because medicines are sweet which they love to eat – Dr. Pallavi Kadam, Consulting Homeopath

Dr. Pallavi Kadam, Consulting Homeopath talks about the difference between conventional and homeopathic medicine and how safe it is for everyone including infants and pregnant women. ..

Study Shows: Physical inactivity linked to more severe COVID-19 infection and death

Surpassed only by advanced age and organ transplant as a risk factor, large study shows ..

The need and importance of Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) by FDA (Food and Drug Administration)

Of all industries, the pharmaceutical and healthcare industry has got a major boost from this pandemic. All the efforts are going out to the development of the COVID19 vaccines. This COVID19 pandemic will leave a mark across the globe of recording the largest number of deaths in many countries. ..

Good support system is important for balancing personal and professional life suggests Dr. Rashi Agarwal, Director of Praxis Healthcare

“One has to emphasize on their own personal body for a safe pregnancy and a good life post-pregnancy. Living a healthy life with a healthy mind is of utmost importance for physical and mental stability,” Dr. Rashi Agarwal, Director of Praxis Healthcare..

Upto 35% of people who drink heavily develop Alcoholic Hepatitis

Binge drinking is fatal for health. It causes severe health complications. Binge drinking and liver diseases are interlinked conditions and thus getting rid of alcohol addiction is most advisable else several liver complications like alcoholic hepatitis are not far away. ..

Pfizer and BioNTech to supply the European Union with 100 million additional doses of COVID vaccine

COMIRNATY will be produced in BioNTech’s and Pfizer’s manufacturing sites in Europe ..

US COVID News Update: Approximately 212 million Covid-19 vaccine doses have been administered in the US

About 40% of the US population, more than 132 million people, have received at least one dose of vaccine..

Now all adults are eligible for vaccination: Central Government

Government opens up COVID-19 vaccination for all above 18 years of age from May 1 ..

Maharashtra Government decides to restrict timings of grocery shops

The grocery shops in Maharashtra will remain open from 7 am to 11 am..

Indian Council of Medical Research Provides Comparative Analysis Between First and Second wave of Covid-19

Balram Bhargava, Director General, ICMR said that ventilator requirement was higher in the first wave and oxygen requirement is higher in the first wave of Covid-19. ..

Purvi Jadav, Certified Clinical Psychologist and EQ Trainer provides insight on vital issues related to autism

It is helpful if at an early stage parents identify developmental issues in the children and get the intervention started. This way autism can be managed very well as all the therapists will come into the picture at the early stage and help in managing the condition, says Purvi Jadav...

It Is Best To Plan Pregnancy Before 37 Years Of Age Says Dr. Richa Jagtap, Clinical Director and Consultant Reproductive Medicine at NOVA IVF Fertility

Dr. Richa Jagtap, Clinical Director and Consultant Reproductive Medicine at NOVA IVF Fertility firmly believes that pregnancy is one of the happiest and the most wonderful phases of a women’s life. She advocates the need for regular check-ups for anemia and obesity during early life for a healthy pregnancy in the future. ..

Dr.Rahul Saxena, Liver Transplant and Hepatic-Pancreatic Biliary Surgeon Give Valuable Advice To Prevent Liver Damage and Liver Transplantation for a Healthy Future

Dr.Rahul Saxena shares some valuable insights about fatty liver and addresses taking precautions in the early stage of fatty liver to help prevent further damage to the liver. He explains the importance of modification in lifestyle with a healthy diet and exercise. ..

9 food ideas to help you sleep well

Common eatables which can get you a good sleep..

Healthcare Start-ups and Entrepreneurs are adding value to the changing Healthcare Ecosystem says Pankaj Chandna, Co-Founder of Vaidam

“Vaidam is an International Medical Travel Platform. So, if someone is coming to India for medical treatment, they come in contact with us. From visa to arrival and then taking care of them in the hospitals, everything is being looked after by us” Pankaj Chandna, Co-Founder of Vaidam.com ..

Cellular impact of ‘Heat not Burn’ products may be no less harmful than cigarettes

Findings cast doubt on industry promotion of these products as a safer alternative ..

Multivits, omega-3, probiotics, vitamin D may lessen risk of positive COVID-19 test in women

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All You Need To Know About Gastric Cancer

Gastric cancer needs special attention when you are at a higher risk factor of developing it. You must be aware of the possible signs, symptoms, and risk factors beforehand to defeat gastric cancer at an early stage ..

The ultrasound of the abdomen (USG) and liver function test (LFT) in their routine check-up is must state Dr.Swapnil Sharma, Consultant HPB and Liver transplant

Dr. Swapnil Sharma gives his clear and concise views about liver being asymptomatic at initial stages needs special attention. Regular screening and health check-up in form of the UDG abdomen and LFT can help patients. ..

Dr. Shailendra Lalwani, Liver Transplant Surgeon talks about Weight reduction and Fat reduction as the first line treatment for liver diseases

Avoiding alcohol, taking protein rich diet and doing regular exercise helps in maintaining a healthy liver” says Dr. Shailendra Lalwani, Consultant Liver Transplantation and HPB Surgeon ..

DRDO makeshift Covid hospital to use LCA Tejas oxygen technology

The Tejas light combat aircraft's "On-Board Oxygen Generation System (OBOGS)" has been called to action for fighting Covid-19..

Disinfecting surfaces for checking Covid is not effective : CDC

CDC said we should be more bothered with airborne infection..

Lockdown 2.0 in Maharashtra to get stricter from today ; Board exams cancelled

Lockdown 2.0 in Maharashtra to get stricter to break the chain of covid infections..

Dr. Nilesh Banthia Gives Insight About The Malaria Fever, Symptoms, Treatment and Prevention

Dr. Nilesh Banthia gives his valuable advice and informs that it is important to complete an anti malarial treatment course to prevent reinfection of malaria. With his expertise, he explains the real difference between different types of fever. ..

Dr. Dhrumil Panchal, General Physician informs that early treatment of Malaria is not fatal but if treatment is delayed, it can be dangerous

Malaria treatment is available. There are four types of malaria of which Vivax and Falciparum are the dominant ones. So, depending upon the type of malaria. Initially, we start with the medicines and then iv. Indians have good immunity to fight against Malaria” says Dr. Dhrumil Panchal, General Physician and Consultant Diabetologist..

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