Tuesday, 20 March 2018

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  • Tonsils and adenoids do not always follow the rules!

    Blogs |  Features | By Dr Dillon Dsouza | 0 Comment | 17 Mar, 2018

    The Adenoids are two small lumpy balloon like tissues behind the back of the nose and throat. They are part of the lymphatic system which is lots of piping and tubing around the body with l...Read more

  • The complex nature of STDs

    Blogs |  Features | By Dr Duru Shah | 0 Comment | 05 Mar, 2018

    Casual Sex, sometimes with a partner one hardly knows, has become a common feature in modern society, especially amongst those who are addicted to drugs and alcohol. Having a different sexu...Read more

  • The Biological Therapy of Cancer

    Blogs |  Features | By Dr. Pradeep Mahajan | 0 Comment | 27 Feb, 2018

    Cancer, the big C, is a dreaded word for patients and medical professionals alike. In simple words, cancer refers to abnormal, uncontrolled growth of cells. Many cancers are not detected or...Read more

  • The rising concern of Hepatitis B

    Blogs |  Features | 1 Comment | 23 Feb, 2018

    Hepatitis B virus {HBV} infection recognized nearly 40 years ago with the identification of the Australia antigen, remains a global health problem. It is estimated that 2 million people wor...Read more

  • The burden of Organ demand

    Blogs |  Features | 1 Comment | 21 Feb, 2018

    Organ transplantation for end stage kidney, liver, heart and lung disease is one of the biggest success stories of 20th Century medicine. The year 2017 marked the 50th anniversary of the wo...Read more

  • Women and Tobacco

    Blogs |  Features | 0 Comment | 03 Feb, 2018

    Women are catching up with men in every field and even surpassing them in some. Today women have outperformed men in many fields and one of them is tobacco consumption. According to studies...Read more

  • PCOS is a lifestyle disorder

    Blogs |  Features | 0 Comment | 12 Dec, 2017

    Among the many lifestyle disorders that are prevalent today, PCOS is one of the reasons for a lot of stress among the youngsters. Renowned aesthetic dermatologist Dr. Sadhana Deshmukh talks...Read more

  • Revolutionising stone disease management

    Blogs |  Features | 0 Comment | 01 Dec, 2017

      Stone disease has been known to affect the human race ever since its existence. The incidence and the prevalence have increased of late with wide regional variations, roughly 4 &nda...Read more

  • The endless applications of Digital Pathology

    Blogs |  Features | 0 Comment | 27 Nov, 2017

    What exactly is Digital Pathology and does India need it? Yes. Why? What purpose will it solve and what value will it add to patient management? From simply remotely viewing patient slides,...Read more

  • Lack of sleep & stress- A vicious cycle

    Blogs |  Features | 1 Comment | 23 Nov, 2017

    I believe stress is ubiquitous and in this jungle of modern living we have forgotten to pause and wonder how it affects the very body that we all strive to maintain. The onset of diseases i...Read more

  • Using Logistics to bring down health care costs and improve services

    Blogs |  Views | 0 Comment | 26 Oct, 2017

    Owing to various reasons, including lifestyle, there has been a surge in health related issues and medical cases among the general population. This has consequently led to an increase in th...Read more

  • Take corrective steps on an urgent basis

    Blogs |  Views | 0 Comment | 22 Sep, 2017

    Some recent reports and news about healthcare sector are alarming as they bring into focus two important angles – growing disease burden on one hand and sharply contrasted inadequate ...Read more

  • Politics of people’s health

    Blogs |  Views | 1 Comment | 22 Aug, 2017

    The US Senate’s rejection of ‘skinny repeal’ of Affordable Care Act (ACA), popularly known as ‘Obamacare” is not merely a political issue. The defeat is very n...Read more

  • GST and Pharma industry : FICCI Views

    Blogs |  Views | 1 Comment | 30 Jun, 2017

    On behalf of the Pharmaceutical Industry, FICCI would like to state that providing quality healthcare at affordable prices is the stated policy of the Government of India.  Industry me...Read more

  • Mapping human health

    Blogs |  Views | 0 Comment | 30 May, 2017

    What exactly is good health? People mostly realise what good health is when they fall sick.  Defining good health is thus essential, as being planned to do by Verily, Google’s fo...Read more

  • A new 3D fingerprint identification system developed

    Blogs |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 19 Apr, 2017

    A team of researchers at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) has developed a new system for three-dimensional (3D) fingerprinting identification for providing more accuracy during ...Read more

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