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Browse the list of Health Articles published by our various Health Experts and Specialized Doctors, sorted by Health Topics and Medical Conditions to keep yourself updated about how to take care of Yourself and Your Family’s Health.

 
Posted On: 30 Aug 2016

In 2014, Christiana Donkor, a young woman from Nigeria, struggled to walk a few blocks from her home to a bus stand on her way to the airport. Suitcase in hand, she moved at a snail’s pace as she experienced severe exhaustion due to a flare-up of her sickle cell disease. One step at a time, she finally made it, propelled by the hope of a new treatment that awaited her at the other end of her journey to India.

Than Christiana got to know about the treatment for Sickle Cell Anemia which is known as Bone Marrow Transplant through  Read More →

 
 
 
Posted On: 30 Nov 2015

Abstract:

High blood pressure is a very common condition with serious consequences if left untreated. This article is aimed at providing basic knowledge about the causes, treatment, complications and prognosis of hypertension.

Things You Need To Know!!

High Blood Pressure or Hypertension is a very common and serious condition which if untreated may lead to permanent and often fatal damage to various organs of the body including the heart, kidneys, brain and eyes. Hypertension means the pres  
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Posted On: 30 Nov 2015

Happy Winter Holidays! Now that we’re fully in the holiday season, it’s time to ramp up the festivities by spending quality time with the three Fs: Family, Friends, and Food! As we reflect on the blessings of the past year and look forward to the next, why not kick off the holidays with some delicious food knowledge? Our doctors weighed in on common Winter-themed food myths below:

1. True or False: Eating turkey makes you sleepy.

False! This is a pretty common myth around the tryptophan in t  
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Posted On: 09 Nov 2015

No one likes feeling bloated in the winters, so eating light, refreshing food is especially appealing—like fish! You may have heard the many health benefits of eating seafood (omega-3 fatty acids, vitamins, fish oil), but here are the specifics:

1. Fish, especially wild-caught fish and small, oily fishes, are incredibly nutritious

Fish like wild salmon, wild halibut, and sardines are an excellent source of vitamin B12, vitamin A, vitamin D, vitamin E, and omega-3 fatty acids (which help with brai  
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Posted On: 19 Oct 2015
Posted In: Health Tips

Cough and cold is a common problem for children of the house, especially during the seasonal changes. Thus it is necessary to take proper precautions for the same. Generally you can try out various antibiotics for treating a patient suffering from cough and cold, but it is good to know some natural home remedies for the cold. Here are some home remedies to help you out.

 

Gargling is a harmless way: Gargling can be considered as a harmless natural way to clear out your choked throat. As soon as you have a sore throat, you can try out gargling with salty warm water. The salt helps red  
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