Health

Chennai, April 27 : “Kidney transplantation is a successful permanent solution for chronic kidney failure. In India, on an average, 3000 kidney transplantation surgeries are performed every year”, said Dr. Balasubramaniyam, Chief Nephrologist,...
Chennai, April 27 : In order to do their bit to help the underprivileged sections of the society, Gleneagles Global Health City, a Parkway Pantai Enterprise, today had the unique privilege of partnering with the S. Badalchand Chordia Trust (SBCT)....
Chennai, April 26: Fortis Malar Hospital today observed World Malaria Day by cleaning up Malligai Poo Nagar a (adopted by Fortis Malar hospital) slum in Chennai’s Adyar locality, home for over 1000 people. As a part of Fortis Sewa Trust’s Swachh...
New research has found that the seeds of jackfruit -- a large fruit found in many tropical countries -- are a potentially low-cost substitute for cocoa beans, the primary ingredient of chocolate. Considering that the worldwide demand for chocolate...
A diet high in animal protein is associated with a higher risk of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), a condition in which fat builds up in the liver, in overweight people, says a study. Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease is a major health...
With March yet to end, nine states across peninsular India's northwest, west, central and north are sizzling under the heatwave conditions, with maximum temperature hovering above 40 degrees Celsius on Thursday. ...
With March yet to end, nine states across peninsular India's northwest, west, central and north are sizzling under the heatwave conditions, with maximum temperature hovering above 40 degrees...
Mar 23: If you regularly suffer from lower back pain and are in search of a mattress that gives you comfort and relief, then you have come to the right place. When you lie down and try to sleep on low grade and hard mattresses, your pain can actually get aggravated. Today, we are going to talk about how you can find the perfect ortho mattress that can help you to get a good night’s sleep as well as give your back pain some pain and comfort in the long run.  ...
Mar 23: If you regularly suffer from lower back pain and are in search of a mattress that gives you comfort and relief, then you have come to the right place. When you lie down and try to sleep on...
Researchers have found that specific patterns of activity on brain scans may help clinicians identify whether talk therapy or antidepressant medication is more likely to help a patient recover from depression. ...
Researchers have found that specific patterns of activity on brain scans may help clinicians identify whether talk therapy or antidepressant medication is more likely to help a patient recover from...
Chennai, March 25 : Transcatheter Aortic Valve replacement (TAVR)  has come as a boon and best alternative for patients with severe aortic stenosis. The problem with stenosis is that old age, a history of bypass surgeries or other health factors like lung or kidney disease, often make it impossible to carry out open surgeries. The most common treatment available for aortic stenosis is open heart surgery. In the last few years, Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) has generated...
Chennai, March 25 : Transcatheter Aortic Valve replacement (TAVR)  has come as a boon and best alternative for patients with severe aortic stenosis. The problem with stenosis is that old age,...
Mar 22: Do you love to mix your alcohol with highly caffeinated energy drinks? Beware! You may be at higher risk of injury, compared to drinking alcohol only, according to a study. ...
Mar 22: Do you love to mix your alcohol with highly caffeinated energy drinks? Beware! You may be at higher risk of injury, compared to drinking alcohol only, according to a study. ...
Doctors have cured a patient with rare blood disorder in which the patient's body did not produce enough red blood cells that could have caused progressive organ damage and early death. ...
Doctors have cured a patient with rare blood disorder in which the patient's body did not produce enough red blood cells that could have caused progressive organ damage and early death. ...
Chennai, March 20 : iSpark, an initiative of Srei Foundation, with a mission to provide children, a platform for holistic growth and happiness, launched today Physical Literacy Programme, at iSpark Holistic Kids Fitness Studio, Gopalapuram. Present at the event were Manisha Lohia, Founder and CEO, iSpark, Ajit Shetty, Founder of Score Health & Fitness Club, Arun K R, Founder of The Training Lab, Dr. Nidhi Gupta (established physiotherapist and Life and Leadership coach) and Megha Bajaj ...
Chennai, March 20 : iSpark, an initiative of Srei Foundation, with a mission to provide children, a platform for holistic growth and happiness, launched today Physical Literacy Programme, at iSpark...