Mucormycosis

COVID-19 Triggered Mucormycosis on the rise again

Amid a high surge in the number of Covid cases, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital is again seeing a rise in COVID-19 triggered Mucormycosis cases. In December last year, the hospital had seen... Read more »
dental council of india

DCI issues new guidelines amid coronavirus case surge

The Dental Council of India (DCI) has issued guidelines for dental colleges, dental students and dental professionals enlisting measures to prevent transmission, reduce the impacts of the outbreak, and support control measures.... Read more »
medical negligence

NCDRC directs doctor, hospital to pay compensation for retinal displacement post Lasik surgery

A Lucknow-based hospital and its doctor have been directed by the NCDRC to pay a compensation of Rs. 10 Lakh for medical negligence caused due to retinal displacement of a patient on... Read more »
cervical cancer

Cervical Cancer, a study

Cervical cancer is the fourth most common cancer in women. In 2018, an estimated 570 000 women were diagnosed with cervical cancer worldwide and about 311 000 women died from the disease.Cervical... Read more »
blindness

Blindness, vision impairment, eye care and vision care

Eye conditions are remarkably common. Those who live long enough will experience at least one eye condition during their lifetime.“In a world built on the ability to see, vision, the most dominant... Read more »
breast cancer

Possible breast cancer treatment revealed in study

A recent study led by researchers at the Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) Massey Cancer Centre found strong evidence that prolactin, a hormone responsible for breast growth and production of milk during pregnancy... Read more »
covid-19 treatment tablets

An oral drug and an antiseptic found to reduce Covid transmission

Researchers in Singapore have found that an antiseptic throat spray and an oral drug usually prescribed to treat malaria and arthritis have been found to effectively reduce the spread of COVID-19 in... Read more »

Addressing the Chronic Kidney Disease

To address the global burden of chronic kidney disease patient perspectives has been put into action. “(CKD) is a huge lifestyle change for me and my wife isn’t taking it very well.... Read more »
blood sugar

Blood Sugar affects the body this way

Sugar levels in our blood plays very important role for the overall functioning of our body. High or Low both affects equally. High:Makes You Pee MoreYour kidneys have to work hard to... Read more »
covid-19 treatment tablets

Health Ministry approves these drugs for treating asthma

The Union Health Ministry has approved the fixed-dose combination (FDC) of Tamsulosin HCI and Deflazacort for asthma therapy through a gazetted notification. The notification said that the fixed-dose combination of Tamsulosin HCI... Read more »