Diagnostics

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Coagulation Tests

What are coagulation tests? Coagulation tests are investigative blood tests to measure the ability and …

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Newborn Screening Tests

What are newborn screening tests? Newborn screening tests are conducted on babies that are a …

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Hepatitis A Virus (HAV) Total

What is Hepatitis A virus total antibody test? Hepatitis A virus total antibody is a …

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Max thalassemia Profile

What is Max Thalassemia? Max Thalassemia is the most severe form of Thalassemia where a …

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Arthritis Profile

What is Arthritis? The tenderness and swelling in one or more bones which results in …

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Fitness and Exercise

18 instant steps to make your jogging routine more powerful

What is Jogging? Jogging is a form of Aerobic Endurance training which includes running at …

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Easy steps on how to do the plank for the perfect abs

What is plank? Plank is one of the best exercises for strengthening your core. It …

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Health Conditions

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Phimosis

What is phimosis? Phimosis is the name given to a medical condition that occurs in …

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Hemorrhoid Pain

Hemorrhoids

What are Hemorrhoids? The word hemorrhoids is derived from the Greek word “haimorrhoides” meaning painful …

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Rectum fistula

Anal fistula

What is an anal fistula? An anal fistula is a narrow tunnel between an infected …

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anal fissures disorders

Anal fissure

What is an anal fissure? Passing hard stools can result in a tear on the …

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A few facts about Carcinoid syndrome

What is Carcinoid syndrome? The carcinoid syndrome is a specific type of syndrome that occurs …

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Healthy living

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COVID-19: Possible serious long-term side-effects for patients

Life-long consequences of COVID-19 When the pandemic first hit the world, doctors and medical practitioners …

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Best Practices to Prevent and Control COVID-19

Why controlling the spread of COVID-19 is important? The COVID-19 disease has increased exponentially and …

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COVID-19: What is the treatment and how long is the recovery?

How is COVID-19 treated? At present, there is no specific treatment for COVID-19 disease. However, …

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COVID-19: Know all about types of diagnostic testing, procedure, risks

Importance of COVID-19 diagnosis and testing Early diagnosis and proper testing are crucial for detecting …

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Medicine

Ondansetron

An overview Ondansetron is the generic form of Zofran, which is an antiemetic drug.  Antiemetics are …

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Clenbuterol

What is Clenbuterol? Clenbuterol is an anabolic agent that can improve metabolism, boost muscle growth …

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maltodextrin diabetes

Voglibose

Therapeutic Indications for Voglibose Voglibose is used in the long-term treatment of patients with impaired …

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Osteoporosis pain

Signoflam

Therapeutic Indications for Signoflam Signoflam Tablet comes under the class of medicines called non-steroidal anti-inflammatory …

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LACTOSE INTOLERANCE stomach pain

Rantac 150

Indications Rantac is a drug that is popularly used to for treatment of stomach acidity, …

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Mental well-being

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Support and care tips for helping people with depression

What depression can do to a person In truth, patients suffering from depression have often …

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Chronic fatigue syndrome

Why does the human body experience burnout and how to manage it?

Burnout- The Chronic Workplace Stress Burnout has become a global phenomenon today. A lot of …

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Nutrition

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The importance of roughage in diet

Roughage in diet Even though roughage or dietary fibre is an indigestible part of the …

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A few details about Biltong

What is Biltong? Biltong is a form of dried and cured meat, mainly beef, and …

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Proven health benefits and nutrition of macadamia nuts

Why are macadamia nuts good for you? Nuts, and especially macadamia nuts, belong to the …

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Squid Ink: A unique food coloring and flavoring agent

What is squid ink? Squids belong to the special group of sea creatures called Cephalopods, …

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Gluten-free diet – a comprehensive, easy to follow guide

Gluten-free diet Today the health industry is buzzing with a “Gluten-free diet” and its health …

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Pregnancy

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Best ideas for pregnancy snacks

Nutrition during pregnancy The variety of physical and hormonal changes that occur in the body …

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Pregnant women with high blood pressure

High blood pressure during pregnancy: Causes and remedies

High blood pressure during pregnancy High blood pressure among pregnant women is a common ailment …

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Pregnancy – Early signs and symptoms

Are you pregnant? It is usual to suspect pregnancy after a period is missed. However, …

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What is the right way to take a pregnancy test?

How does it work? A pregnancy test is undertaken to determine if you have conceived.  …

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The tell-tale signs of pregnancy you should know

Pregnancy: What are the early signs? Pregnancy or gestation occurs when an offspring starts developing …

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Sexual health

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Facts about Prostate orgasms

The prostate is a small gland that is located below the urinary bladder and plays …

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Contraceptives – which type is the most effective?

What are contraceptives? Contraceptives are devices or methods to prevent unwanted pregnancy. Contraception, in other …

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Anal orgasms: Secrets you wanted to know but couldn’t ask

What are anal orgasms? Orgasm is a complex set of physiological events that are closely …

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Birth Control Pills: All the things you didn’t know

What are birth control pills? The birth control pill was approved by the U.S. Food …

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Supplements

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Ovulation – facts to know about ovulation

What is ovulation? Ovulation is a process when eggs are released from a woman’s ovaries …

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9 amazing ways chondroitin can help you bounce back to health

What is Chondroitin? Chondroitin (Chondroitin sulfate) is a complex sugar that is normally found in …

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Treatments

cataract

Cataract

What are cataracts? A cataract is a cloudy formation in the lens of an eye. …

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Gynecomastia or male breast enlargement

Gynecomastia

What is gynecomastia? Gynecomastia is the enlargement of breast tissues in young boys and men. …

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belly fat liposuction

Liposuction

Overview Liposuction is a cosmetic surgery that targets the removal of fat from specific parts …

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ear surgery

Ear Surgery

What is ear surgery? Ear surgery or otoplasty is a reconstructive surgery to improve or …

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Successful facelift surgery

Facelift

Overview There are many changes that occur on the face due to ageing. A facelift …

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50 common health conditions

What are the top 50 deadly and widespread diseases?

A complete list of the top 50 most common and deadly diseases that plague humanity. Which disease is responsible for the largest death toll? Find out here.

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Common mental health disorders :The silent stigma surrounding millions

More than 300 million sufferers and yet a silent and agonizing stigma; why are people still hush-hush about mental health disorders?

vital organ diseases

Common diseases that could cripple your vital organs

Brain, heart, kidney, lungs, and liver – these vital organs are indeed vital for your survival. However, these are not immune to life-threatening diseases

Weight Loss and Obesity

Guaranteed ways to lose weight fast and shed those extra pounds!

Weight Loss: Quick Facts Of the world’s population, nearly one-third is overweight. More than $60 …

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