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Breast Cancer and Pregnancy - An Oncologist Shares

Right and timely treatment can keep both mother and baby safe. Dr D.G. Vijay, Breast Cancer Specialist recalls...

Is Knee or Hip replacement right for you ?

How many times has someone close to us been told to replace a knee or replace a hip ? But is it always the right option...

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis also known as Lou Gehrig's disease

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), sometimes called Lou Gehrig's disease, is a rapidly progressive, invariably fatal...

Preventing Slips, Trips and Falls

Pat White, 67, writes about how to prevent home accidents while caring for a patient with Alzheimer’s or dementia...

Caring for someone with Dementia

 Family members, friends, and colleagues want to support persons with dementia, but are unsure how to proceed....

Asthma - will childhood asthma recur?

Dr. Kavita Chowdhary talks about childhood asthma and shares tips on how to stay healthy  Some children with...

Asthma

is a long-term (chronic) lung disease that inflames and narrows the airways. The airways are tubes (bronchial)...

Dementia

is a broad term for a range of conditions that involve loss of mental ability and so cause problems with memory,...

Cardiovascular Diseases

is a term that refers to different problems or disorders affecting the heart. In Asian countries, heart disease...
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Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)

The medical term for high blood pressure is hypertension. Blood pressure is the force with which the blood pushes...

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