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Significance of Families in Better Outcomes of Schizophrenia

Dr Mangala of SCARF (Schizophrenia Research Foundation) of Chennai shares wonderful case studies where friends and...
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Gene Therapy to Cure Thalassemia Holds Promise

Dr Niranjan Rathod, Associate Director and HOD, Haemato – Oncology and Bone Marrow Transplant, Nanavati Hospital,...
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Is Pollution Affecting Your Lungs? And Protection Tips

On World Asthma Day, Dr. Himanshu Garg, Head Respiratory, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine Artemis Health...
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Navigating The World From A Dyslexia Perspective

Writer’s Cafe, Chennai, in association with Madras Dyslexia Association (MDA) have come up with a unique way of...
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The Liver Is A Very Forgiving Organ, But Has Its Limits

Dr. KR Vasudevan, Director Liver Transplantation, PSRI Hospital talks about the major risks for a liver disease and how...
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Tuberculosis can be a Deadly Infection

With nearly 5 lakh Indians dying of tuberculosis every year, India is labeled the Tuberculosis capital of the world. Dr...
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This film is about Loving and Accepting Diversity in Society

Raising the Bar, an Indo-Australian documentary, is a lively, cheerful narrative on Down syndrome and has won many...
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Patients Have The Right To Have Their Advanced Medical Directives Honoured: India SC Rules

India's Supreme Court has upheld the right to die with dignity and ruled that people have a right to refuse medical...
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Women More at Risk for Kidney Diseases than Men

On World Kidney Day, Dr Jayesh Lele, National Secretary, Indian Medical Association, helps us understand why women are...
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Guard Yourself from HPV-related Warts and Cancers

Dr Gayatri Deshpande, senior gynaecologist, cautions against infection of the Human papillomavirus (HPV) transmitted...

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