Though it has been seen that 12 patients with rectum cancer get cured after the usage of this drug, till now there is no significant evidence or study on that. So, 100% assurance cannot be given in this perspective.
According to the International Association of Cancer Registries (IARC), over 28,000 cases of brain tumour are reported in India every year. It is believed that a brain tumour is caused by exposure to radiation for a long period of time.
Cases of Norovirus, commonly known as the 'winter vomiting bug' have been reported in Kerala. As the reported cases come to light, know how Norovirus spreads, the symptoms and its treatment.
Smoking has a wide range of deleterious effects on a woman’s fertility. It can cause fallopian tube blockage and higher rates of tubal pregnancies. On the other hand, smoking affects the sperm chromatin integrity thereby decreasing the fertility rate in men.
Are our hospitals now prepared to tackle any similar medical emergency? Does the answer really lie in smart hospitals?
World No Tobacco Day 2022: When it comes to ex-smokers and other types of cancers, they have gotten significantly less attention in terms of study. If a person has been smoking or consuming tobacco regularly for the past 5–10 years and has stopped smoking, then, unfortunately, quitting tobacco will not be able to undo all of the harm caused by earlier smoking.
Conjunctivitis presents as redness of the eyes with a pricking sensation, sticky discharge and watering. It is a contagious disease, meaning it spreads by means of touch.
Talking about the benefits of yoga, Swami Ramdev reveals that it is important to perform pranayamas daily to remain fit. He lauds India TV Chairman and Editor-in-chief Rajat Sharma for promoting yoga through India TV and following the practice daily.
Monkeypox scare in India is climbing as the rare viral infection is being reported in a number of countries. While no confirmed cases have been found in India, BMC has issued guidelines for isolation and management of the suspected cases.
To understand how to get rid of white spots on teeth, one must first understand what creates them-- the causes. Let’s have a look at some of the most common reasons for white spots on teeth.
Fainting, especially if it is recurring, can be a symptom and a risk factor for serious cardiovascular disease in some cases. In fact, untreated symptoms can trigger severe heart problems like arrhythmia, heart failure, cardiac arrest or even death.
Officials have warned that close contact with an infected person can lead to the spread of monkeypox virus. Additionally, there is no cure for it and the symptoms die down after running a course of three weeks.
Avoid consuming more than the required amount of salt, as the salt in blood attracts more water and increases the volume of blood. The increased amount of blood exerts a force on the walls of blood vessels causing hypertension.
Chinese President Xi Jinping has been suffering from brain aneurysm and had to be hospitalised at the end of 2021. It is a serious condition that put the patient into a coma and even cause death.
As they get older, it is important to not just take care of our mother's emotional needs but also her mental and physical health. Here are some ways to do the same.
Keep up postpartum nutrition by consuming protein-rich foods like fish, meat, beans, yogurt, milk and cheese, also not forgetting to keep hydrated with water and fruit juices in order to speed recovery and boost your energy.
The COVID-19 pandemic has mandated the requirement of oral medications that can eliminate the viral load inside an infected person's body and help cure the disease.
Mother's Day 2022: Embrace your motherhood, but with the right balance of parenting and self-care. Let’s all remember that our ability to spread love as mothers begins with self-love and it’s an area we cannot afford to ignore.
Some 77 per cent of control arm patients whose cancer progressed went on to get additional life-prolonging treatment after finishing the trial therapy, compared to 61 per cent in the orteronel arm.
Benefits of Pudina or mint leaves can be surprising. The common culinary herb is not only good for digestion and skin but it also helps in the treatment of Asthma and depression.