Chronic Kidney Disease is a result of poor health upkeep and can demand very high health care cost. Older adults with diabetes, hypertension, heart disease and stroke, all are at a higher risk with a fear of death and...
Finance Minister, Nirmala Sitharaman, announced her maiden budget on July 5, 2019 and the first of the Modi Government in its second term. While the salaried class are still being taxed as usual, the people who have benefitted most...
One of the most common kinds of surgical treatment for weight loss is gastric bypass surgery or bariatric surgery. This surgery involves making changes to your stomach and digestive system surgically. These changes limit how much food you can...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DAIqnFPlzCo&feature=youtu.be Old age is a stage of life when a person is at their most vulnerable. At a time when they need maximum love and care, some of them sadly are subjected to abuse and neglect. Unfortunately, in India, where...
Laser Dentistry This is the latest advancement in dentistry. Also called no-drill dentistry, it uses powerful but safe lasers. It eliminates pain totally and in many cases, there is no need for anesthesia also. Laser dentistry is also time-efficient and...
With more and more people passing into the older adult category, adult abuse is becoming more prevalent. Elder abuse is a topic that is usually not acknowledged by others or even hidden by the victims. In most cases, immediate...
Aerosol Delivery Devices Earlier, an asthma attack could be dangerous, even fatal in some cases. But now, many top healthcare brands are manufacturing Aerosol Delivery Devices at competitive prices, making them available to even the lower strata of the society....
India has been battling tuberculosis since 1962. Older adults form 14% of all the TB patients in India. Out of these, 47% were new sputum positive. There is an ongoing National TB Program (NTP) for treating people afflicted by TB. However,...
Indian environmentalists have been ceaselessly working for making the environment cleaner for our future generations. They adopt and promote sustainable products. They are actively involved in activities that are environment-friendly. Here we talk about some world-famous senior Indian environmentalists....
Genetic, mental ailments eligible for health cover under new norms of IRDAI The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) has amended health insurance policy to cover genetic and mental disorders. A new norm has been added wherein the...

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