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World Heart Day 2012 – Taking Care of Women & Children

In continuation with the previous year’s theme of home heart health, the World Heart Federation has kept this year’s theme the same, viz. , ‘One World, One Home, One Heart’. ..
(September 27, 2012)
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All About Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder - ADHD

Parents have a common complaint these days - the child is distracted very easily. His attention span is limited to a few minutes and he cannot concentrate on a given task by himself. He finds it ..
(September 03, 2012)
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Non Communicable Diseases – A Universal Scourge

In 2008, out of 5.7 crore deaths throughout the world, 3.6 crore or 63% occurred due to non-communicable diseases. 80% of the burden of such diseases is borne by low and middle income countries. In ..
(August 17, 2012)
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Know How to Prevent Type II Diabetes

DID YOU KNOW? According to International Diabetes Federation, India is home to more than 6.1 crore diabetic patients. By 2030, the burden of disease or DALY for diabetes is expected cross 10 crore. .
(August 16, 2012)
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Olive Oil – A Virgin Way to Stay Healthy

HEALTH ISSUES IN INDIA The imminent threat posed by lifestyle diseases like cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) or diabetes in India is far more compared to the possibility of a terrorist attack or a ..
(August 09, 2012)
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Preventing Heart Attack in Early Stages

DID YOU KNOW? In 2008, heart related diseases accounted for 24% of all deaths caused by non-communicable diseases. In other words 12,57,936 people died of heart diseases or cardiovascular diseases ..
(June 18, 2012)
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Stress & Depression: Mind’s Dark Spaces

“I woke up one morning with a heavy head and a damp feeling. It was time to get out of bed, get dressed, take a quick breakfast and rush to work. Rush and hurry so that I don’t get late. ..
(June 13, 2012)
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World No Tobacco Day: Create a Legacy

DID YOU KNOW? World No Tobacco Day (WNTD) is observed on May 31 every year around the world, since 1987. Smoking or tobacco use of any form kills nearly 60 lakh people every year all over the ..
(May 29, 2012)
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Public Health in India: Issues & Challenges

Public health in India exhibits a peculiar trend. There is a serious gap in health infrastructure on the one hand and a double burden of communicable and non-communicable diseases on the other. In ..
(May 22, 2012)
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Angry Young Man: Behind the Scenes

Given the declining situation of health in India one wonders what made the proverbial “angry young man” of Indian cinema angry! The stories on reel displayed social injustice as the ..
(May 15, 2012)
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Diabetes Mellitus – Sweetness unto death

Glucose – What fuels your body poisons your blood We wouldn’t perhaps twitch our eyebrows in complete disbelief if we were told – the sun is the source of all the sweetness and ..
(May 11, 2012)
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Cleanliness Is Next To Godliness

The Elephant Metaphor If the earth were to be compared to a big, bulky elephant then we the humans would be like little ants scaling its giant body. Or better still we would be like parasites ..
(May 08, 2012)
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Best Tips for Preventing Lung Cancer

DID YOU KNOW? The length of the airway contained inside the human lungs is approximately 2400 kms. The lungs have a total surface area of 750 sq. ft. which is the size of one side of a tennis ..
(May 02, 2012)
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The ‘O’ Factor – Ramifications of Physical Inactivity

Obesity – A Dead Weight At a score of 206 kgs, Adnan Sami was given a deadline of six months, all puns intended, by his doctor! Diet, exercise and will-power saved his life and helped him lose ..
(April 27, 2012)
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Haemophilia or The Inherited Bleeding Disorders

UNDERSTANDING HAEMOPHILIA Those who are familiar with M. Night Shyamalan’s superhero thriller ‘Unbreakable’ would also know the medical condition with which the film’s ..
(April 17, 2012)
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In High Spirits – The Alcoholic Curse

Good Times May Lead To Absolute Misery Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness, considered integral aspects of a man’s sovereign rights, is a popular phrase which has been deemed one of the ..
(April 16, 2012)
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Good Health Adds Life To Years

DALY – Counting Lost Years The first impression the word DALY may give is likely to be that of a name belonging to a beautiful maiden. Sadly though, DALY is an acronym that stands for ..
(April 10, 2012)
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Cancer – A Cellular Wildfire, Awareness about Cancer

Multiplications can be fatal Machines becoming self-conscious, multiplying beyond human control, and eventually declaring war against humanity – is a popular theme for science fiction stories ..
(April 03, 2012)
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The Tobacco Epidemic – Judgment Day Myth May Turn Into ..

What begins as a gratification of innocent curiosity or an act of revolt usually ends in death or disability! Yet you always inevitably assume that indulging in tobacco usage of any form will affect ..
(March 01, 2012)
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