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All You Need To Know about Hirayama Disease

What is Hirayama Disease? Hirayama disease is a rare disease of the nervous system presenting with weakness of one or both hands. This condition was first described by Keizo Hirayama in 1959. It is also called as brachial monomelic atrophy (MMA), juvenile segmental muscular atrophy of distal upper extremity. It is more prevalent in Asia especially Japan, India, China and ... Read More »

Signs Of Gynaecological Cancer Which Women Shouldn’t Ignore

You will be shocked to know that any type of cancer that begins in the reproductive organs of women can be termed as gynaecological cancers.  Cervical, ovarian, and uterine cancer is the ones that will require immediate attention. And as a group, they will be called as gynaecologic cancer. Fallopian tube cancer another type but it occurs rarely. It is the ... Read More »

7 Warning Signs You Need To See A Gastroenterologist

Our digestive system, stretching all the way from the mouth to the anus, is one of the most complex parts in the body. The gastrointestinal tract plays an important role in our health, as it is responsible for the absorption of all types of nutrients that our body needs. If your digestive system is not working properly, your body may ... Read More »

How Vitamin D Deficiency Is Affecting Young People In Terms Of Osteopenia Risk + How to Rectify It by Including Vitamin D Rich Foods in the Diet and Other Lifestyle Changes Required To Prevent This Condition

vitamins and minerals

You will be shocked to know that Vitamin D deficiency in younger people can invite a condition known as osteopenia wherein one loses his/her bone mass. Yes, you have heard it right! Now, youngsters are falling l prey to this condition.  Thus, to improve your bone mineral density and live a disease-free life, it is essential to swear by a diet rich in ... Read More »

Mental health plays a role in overall wellbeing – Follow these simple steps

Do you all know that India has the highest rate of suicide among the Southeast Asian region? India among other countries witnesses the highest number of suicides in the world. According to the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB), every one hour one student commits suicide in India. Every year the suicide rates are witnessing a jump. Compared to the suicide ... Read More »

IVF Conception – All about utilizing your own gametes to fulfill your dream of parenthood

pregnancy and post partum

We recently had a couple come in seeking fertility treatment. The wife is 39 years of age, and the husband is 44. They had been married for 6 years, but had not conceived yet, inspite of undergoing a laparo-hysteroscopy and some planned relation cycles. After evaluating them, we found that her ovarian reserve was good inspite of her age, and ... Read More »

Nutraceutical intervention towards wound healing after cancer surgery

Wound healing, substitution of destroyed or damaged tissue by newly produced one, can classically be divided into four steps: haemostasis, inflammation, cell proliferation and tissue maturation. With each successive phase in the normal sequence of wound healing, the immune system orchestrates a wide variety of processes. Different immune cells have been shown to peak in number and activity at different ... Read More »

Get your ‘BACK on TRACK’ during COVID-19

Each year, the 16th day of October is celebrated as ‘World Spine Day’ to create awareness about the burden of spinal pain and disability around the world and also to motivate people to adopt healthy routines to make their spine strong, active and flexible. This year is however unique, with the COVID-19 pandemic and its consequent social restrictions creating an unprecedented ... Read More »

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