World Oral Health Day - 'Say Ahh: Act on the Mouth'

Chennai, March 19 -- Highlights * World Oral Health Day is observed on 20th March every year * The main objective of the campaign is to create public awareness on oral health and dental hygiene // ... Read More

Hormonal Headaches

Chennai, March 19 -- What are Hormonal Headaches? Hormonal headaches are headaches that occur due to variations in the levels of hormones, in particular, estrogen. Headaches in both men and women can... Read More

Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month - Time to Get Screened

Chennai, March 19 -- Highlights: * The month of March is observed as Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month * Colorectal cancer is treatable, which occurs in the colon or rectum or both * It is the //se... Read More

Your Own Rib can Help Reconstruct Your Jawbone: Here's How

Chennai, March 19 -- Highlights : * Natural and strong bone implants to improve outcomes in craniofacial reconstruction surgery can be grown within the patient by attaching a 3D printed scaffold to t... Read More

Are Eggs Good For Your Heart?

Chennai, March 18 -- Highlights: * Adults consuming more eggs and dietary cholesterol have a significantly increased risk of heart disease and death * Interestingly, the 2015-2020 Dietary Guidelines... Read More

Diet Management in Acidity and GERD

Chennai, March 18 -- About Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) or acid reflux disease is defined as a disorder in which the abnormal reflux of stomach acid produces mucosal damage into the esophag... Read More

Chew Your Food Well

Chennai, March 18 -- About While growing up - we have often heard the refrains - chew your food, chew well and swallow. Many people even insist on counting the number of chews but that sort of takes ... Read More

Ending Tuberculosis with Preventive Therapy

Chennai, March 16 -- Highlights : * One month course of rifapentine plus isoniazid was comparable to single agent isoniazid treatment for nine months to prevent tuberculosis infection in HIV patients... Read More

Get Immunized This Measles Immunization Day

Chennai, March 16 -- Highlights: * Measles Immunization Day is observed on March 16th every year to create awareness about the disease * Caused by a virus from the paramyxovirus family, measles is a... Read More

New Web Tool Can Predict Need for Treatment in Early Prostate Cancer

Chennai, March 15 -- Highlights: * PREDICT Prostate, a new web tool, can better inform the need for treatment and prognosis for patients with early stage prostate cancer * It stratifies patients on ... Read More