Friday, 22 November 2019

Columns News

  • Maintaining indoor air quality in hospitals

    Columns |  Features | By Sukhbir Sidhu | 0 Comment | 03 Dec, 2018

    Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) of a healthcare facility by definition involves a variety of factors such as thermal (temperature and relative humidity) conditions, presence of chemical components...Read more

  • Robotic Thyroidectomy: A scar free way to treat Thyroid

    Columns |  Features | By Dr. Surender Kumar Dabas | 0 Comment | 26 Nov, 2018

    With the advancement of medical sciences and technology in the recent times, almost every disease in the world is curable. Cure for diseases as troublesome as thyroid is just a surgery away...Read more

  • Early signs to identify Breast Cancer

    Columns |  Features | By Dr. Tasneem Contractor | 0 Comment | 30 Oct, 2018

    Alarming facts by the Indian Council of Medical Research stated that India might record over 17 lakh new cases of cancer by 2020, of which breast cancer alone accounts for around ...Read more

  • Mission to triumph over Arthritis

    Columns |  News | By Dr Mitta Ashwin Kumar | 0 Comment | 12 Oct, 2018

    Arthritis is very common but the condition is not really understood. There are more than 100 forms of arthritis and those which occur commonly are rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, psor...Read more

  • Kill your stress before it kills you

    Columns |  Features | By Amaresh Ojha | 0 Comment | 09 Oct, 2018

    The seemingly dire stress statistics India is facing an unprecedented crisis in mental health. 56 million Indians suffer from depression and another 38 million suffer from anxiety dis...Read more

  • Understanding the role of Medical Coding

    Columns |  Features | By Julius Raj Stephen  | 0 Comment | 01 Oct, 2018

    Medical coding - a niche segment in Revenue Cycle Management (RCM) - is a prerequisite for medical billing, filing and claiming reimbursement. It is the process in which a patient’s h...Read more

  • Invest today and reap tomorrow

    Columns |  Features | By Advocating Reproductive Choices | 0 Comment | 26 Sep, 2018

    Family planning is a measure that can empower people by averting unplanned pregnancies and promote better health, education and overall economic growth.  Providing people with access t...Read more

  • Awareness on Alzheimer's

    Columns |  Features | By Dr Suresh Reddy | 0 Comment | 21 Sep, 2018

    Most people often think that this Alzheimer's is a normal part of ageing. Though this may not be true, a greatest risk factor for Alzheimer’s disease is increasing age. This is eviden...Read more

  • India’s dilemma in providing affordable healthcare

    Columns |  Features | By Ajoy Khandheria | 0 Comment | 17 Sep, 2018

    The predicament that most healthcare enterprises face is how to make healthcare delivery sustainable in India. Not even profitable, but sustainable, which would essentially include the abil...Read more

  • The effective outcomes of Occupational Therapy!

    Columns |  Features | By Dr Vijay Janagama | 0 Comment | 06 Sep, 2018

    Occupational Therapy is a specialized branch of rehabilitation program that focuses on maximizing the recovery of individual’s independence and functionality of day to day activi...Read more

  • Combating medical fraud in India

    Columns |  News | By Hitesh Asrani | 1 Comment | 05 Sep, 2018

    The health sector is perhaps one of the most essential to exist within an economy, attracting some of the finest talent that a nation has to offer. The prospect of saving lives and making a...Read more

  • Intelligent vaccine delivery can aid immunization coverage in India

    Columns |  Features | By Dr. Davinder Gill | 0 Comment | 03 Sep, 2018

    Immunization is one of the most cost-effective interventions to prevent the suffering that comes from avoidable sickness, disability and death. However, every year, five lakh children die i...Read more

  • How to take best care of your kidneys?

    Columns |  Features | By Dr. Ilangovan Veerappan | 1 Comment | 30 Aug, 2018

    Kidneys, the bean-shaped organs, located at the back of the abdominal cavity, are extremely vital to health. Kidneys are responsible for a number of important functions in the human body. T...Read more

  • Regular exercise is the key for a healthy heart

    Columns |  Features | By Dr. Mohan Kumar HN | 0 Comment | 22 Aug, 2018

    Exercising is very important to maintain a healthy weight and healthy heart. Regular exercising helps us by having an active life and makes the heart stronger. Daily activities should have ...Read more

  • The Pink Facts of Breast Cancer

    Columns |  Features | By Dr Rajeev Kumar | 0 Comment | 13 Aug, 2018

    Breast cancer is the most common cancer in Indian women, and is also the commonest cause of cancer deaths in women. Here are 8 facts every woman should know: Younger women have a higher...Read more

  • Empowering recovery through rehabilitation

    Columns |  Features | By Dr Vijay Janagama | 0 Comment | 25 Jul, 2018

    To be able to recover from a critical illness is considered a blessing. But not many see the hardships a patient undergoes before resuming to his active lifestyle post recovering from a tra...Read more

  • Cancer- Growing incidences & Timely intervention

    Columns |  Features | By Dr. Gowri Kulkarni | 0 Comment | 19 Jul, 2018

    According to The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), India will see 17.3 lakh new cases of cancer — with breast, cervix and lung cancer being the most prominent — by 2020...Read more

  • The road ahead for genome editing

    Columns |  Features | By Dr. Supriya Shivakumar | 0 Comment | 26 Jun, 2018

    Genome editing has dominated the headlines as the “future of biology” over the past few years. This transformative technology can provide the ability to cure diseases at the gen...Read more