Health

Redefining heart health with cutting edge technologies

The Trans-catheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI) has been a boon to the elderly and high-risk patients in whom open heart surgery may have adverse consequences.

Guarding mental health of children during the pandemic

The Covid pandemic has forced children to stay inside their house and not meet friends thereby severely impacting their mental health and causing anxiety, irritability, and other symptoms. ?

The golden key to healthy living

Life is beautiful and no one wants to get hassled with unnecessary health issues. For that, taking care of our body and mind is crucial.

Aamir Khan goes on digital detox. You should too

Aamir Khan has switched off his phone so that he can concentrate while filming Laal Singh Chaddha. The decision of opting for a digital detox is pretty refreshing and if Aamir can go for it, so can you.

Severe Aortic Stenosis: Timely treatment is crucial for survival

“Take the coronavirus seriously. Do all you can to avoid getting infected, but at the same time, do not ignore symptoms of a heart disease (chest pain, breathlessness, palpitation, etc.) as this could be life threatening,” says Prof. (Dr.) Davinder Singh Chadha, Consultant Cardiologist, Manipal Hospitals, Bangalore.

Your child is your hero... even with epilepsy

How epilepsy might affect your child’s life can’t be predicted. But you can definitely help your child to manage their seizures and talk to them in an open manner so that they feel confident in every walk of life.

Yes, I can: Life with Epilepsy

With appropriate treatment, many individuals affected with epilepsy can have a healthy living. Despite their seizures, they can enjoy good health.

Epilepsy: Speak up. Speak out.

Epilepsy does not define you, your strength and courage does.

Epilepsy and persistent worry: Any moment can be a seizure moment

The social stigma associated with epilepsy and lack of awareness about this condition has made it less understood and created misconceptions about it.

Managing diabetes and related complications in the times of Covid-19

In our country, a large number of diabetes cases are poorly controlled and hence, are at an increased risk of complications like admission to ICCU, contraction of other infections and ventilator requirement. Covid-19 may worsen diabetes and can further complicate the situation.

Life beyond epilepsy

A person with epilepsy has to face discrimination in every aspect of life. The society has to educate itself. Epilepsy is not a disease of the ’mind’. It is an organic disease with a structural and chemical basis and can be well-treated in majority.

Managing blood pressure matters during COVID-19 pandemic

There have been reports of increased risk of COVID-19 complications in individuals with comorbidities, and hypertension is one of them. It is important that you understand various risk factors and measures to control high blood pressure.

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