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Understanding The Maze of Cardiac Tests

Do cardiac tests like CAT Scan, Angiogram, MRI and Thallium Scan confuse you?  What does each of them tell the...

Leading Causes And Precautionary Interventions For Falls in Persons With Dementia

Ms. Ayush Chandra and Ms. Sradha Madan Ray under the guidance of DEMCARES, SCARF India write about the leading...
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What Does The Colour Of Your Urine Mean?

Urinalyis or Urine Tests are often prescribed by doctors to detect certain conditions. Dr. Shital Raval explains what...
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How To Support A Grieving Person With Dementia

Caregivers of persons with dementia are often unsure how to talk about the loss of a family member or friend. Porrselvi...
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I am Young, How can I get Arthritis?

Rheumatic diseases are erroneously believed to be the disease of the elderly, but a large number of young people too...
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12 Confusing and Overlapping Symptoms in the Elderly

Symptoms like weight loss, memory loss, weakness, and fatigue should not be mistaken as a sign of the"normal aging"...
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Does Stress Affect Breastfeeding?

First time mothers are often very stressed about many different things. In one study on Indian women, 70% felt...

Bad Death Avoidable with Palliative Care

Specialty palliative care, in contrast to standard oncology care, can provide an extra layer of support for patients...

Non Healing Ulcer in Mouth Could be Cancerous

There is almost 10 times higher risk of developing head and neck cancers in persons consuming both alcohol and tobacco...
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Try Nicotine Patch to Help You Quit Smoking

Dr Rajam Iyer, pulmonologist and palliative care physician, gives us an overview of Nicotine Replacement Therapy, a...

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