Health Magazine > 2012 > August

10 Tooth brushing Mistakes

10 Tooth brushing Mistakes Tooth brushing Mistakes Tooth brushing is such an ingrained habit, few people think twice about it. But as with any habit, you can get sloppy, and that can lead to cavities and gum disease Here are 10 common tooth brushing mistakes and how to fix them. Read More

Some Common Problems

Some Common Problems Problems GOOD MORNING? We get up in the morning, go for a walk, have a cup of tea, take the morning news paper in the hand, try to relax. But some thing is missing… We have to go to the toilet, which is not so relaxing for quite a few. Read More

Shoulder Dislocation

Shoulder Dislocation Shoulder Dislocation Introduction: lf your shoulder is wrenched upward and backward , you may dislocate it out of its socket. This condition is both painful and incapacitating. The force required is often that of a fall or a collision with another person or object. Read More

CARE OF A LIMB IN PLASTER

CARE OF A LIMB IN PLASTER Care of Limb in Plaster In my experience, I have noted that many orthopedic problems can be nipped off in the bud if there is awareness of some of the early warnings signs among the people and they take medical help and advice in time. Fractures and injuries are a commonplace occurrence these days. PlasterRead more about CARE OF A LIMB IN PLASTER[...] Read More

Viral Conjunctivitis

Viral Conjunctivitis All about Viral Conjunctivitis… The conjunctiva is a thin, translucent, relatively elastic tissue layer which lines the outer aspect of the eye globe and the eye lids. The term “conjunctivitis” is a broad group of conditions presenting as inflammation of the conjunctiva. Conjunctivitis is one of the common causes of Red Eye Read More

What is Anesthesia?

What is Anesthesia? Anesthesia Anesthesia or anaesthesia from Greek word an- “without” and aisthesis, “sensation”). Traditionally meant the condition of having sensation (including the feeling of pain) blocked or temporarily taken away. It is a pharmacologically induced and reversible state of amnesia, analgesia, loss of responsiveness, loss of skeletal muscle reflexes or decreased stress response, or all simultaneously.Read more about What is Anesthesia?[...] Read More

Immediate Dentures

Immediate Dentures Immediate Dentures Introduction: Advances in therapy have helped people to look young and beautiful for a longer period in life. When an individual loses a tooth or some teeth or is anticipating the loss of teeth in the near future, the main concern is the changes it brings about in the appearance and problems associatedRead more about Immediate Dentures[...] Read More

Diabetes: Fight the Epidemic

Diabetes: Fight the Epidemic Diabetes is the name given to a group of different conditions in which there is too much glucose in the blood. The pancreas either cannot make insulin or the insulin it does make is not enough and cannot work properly. Without insulin doing its job, glucose builds up in the blood leading to high bloodRead more about Diabetes: Fight the Epidemic[...] Read More

Atherosclerosis

Atherosclerosis Atherosclerosis Overview Coronary heart disease (CHD) is a narrowing of the small blood vessels that supply blood and oxygen to the heart. CHD is also called coronary artery disease (CAD). (CHD) is considered as one of the leading causes of deaths and hospital admissions for men and women all over the world. Read More

UMBILICAL STEM CELL TRANSPLANTATION

UMBILICAL STEM CELL TRANSPLANTATION Stem Cell Transplantation Newborn infants no longer need their umbilical cords, so they have traditionally been discarded as a by-product of the birth process. In recent years, however, the stem cell rich blood found in the umbilical cord has proven useful in treating some types of health problems as those treated using bone marrow stemRead more about UMBILICAL STEM CELL TRANSPLANTATION[...] Read More