As per a study, Hypertension or high blood pressure ('BP ki bimaari' in Hindi) is the most important risk factor for chronic disease burden in India, the occurrence of which is increasing day by day. Not only in the elderly,...
What is Lung Abscess? A lung abscess is the death of tissue and cavitations in the lung following microbial infection. Abscesses can be single or multiple but are generally solitary with size more than 2 cm in diameter. Understanding Lung Abscess...
What is Pneumonia? It is an infection and inflammation of the lung tissue. Understanding Infection in the lung brings in the immune cells into the lung tissue and air spaces to fight the infection. The normally aerated spaces of the lung...
TB is short for Mycobacterium tuberculosis, or tuberculosis. It’s a type of bacteria attacks the lungs, but it can affect any part of the body, like the kidneys, the spine, or the brain. India continues to share the highest global...
Pneumonia is an infection that causes inflammation in the lungs. The air sacs may be filled with either pus or fluid causing major discomfort. Pneumonia is caused by virus, bacteria or fungal infection. Elderly above 60 are at higher...
Pranayama (Breathing Exercise) Bhastrika Pranayama is a combination of Kapalbhati and Ujjayi, which is the best breathing exercise. By focusing on your breathing and gradually increasing the intensity of inhaling and exhaling helps to relieve migraine or headache. Pranayama improves...
Arthritis Symptoms This application gives all the required information about pain in arthritis. With over 100 types of joint pain known, you may want to have clarity on the basic knowledge about different types of arthritis and how inflammation in...
What is Hypothyroidism? The thyroid gland is one of the most important endocrine glands of our body as it is important for regulating metabolism. It produces a hormone called thyroxine which acts at various sites of our body to regulate...
Steam Steam is the go-to solution for all respiratory problems. You can buy a steamer that is easily available in all medical stores and drop a piece of camphor in it. Inhale the steam for 15 minutes every day. It...
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