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From pediatric questions to general medical queries, our panel of experts is here to answer your questions…. PILES IN PREGNANCY Question: I am eight months pregnant and after experiencing discomfort while sitting down, was diagnosed with piles. Is this normal and how is it treated? Dr. Diethart Bayer, general surgeon responds, “Fissures during pregnancy areRead more about Ask the Experts[...] Read More

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SMOKING SIDE EFFECTS Question: I am a 45-year old male and I smoke a pack of cigarettes daily. Lately after I eat, my stomach burns and I feel nauseated. Is there a link between smoking and this problem? Dr. Mohamed Ahmed Nabil Elshobary, specialist of internal medicine responds, “Yes, there is strong link between smokingRead more about Ask the Experts[...] Read More

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From pediatric questions to general medical queries, our panel of experts is here to answer your questions…. A Broken Bone Question: I broke my arm as a child and it was treated. Now I am a 40-year-old and having a lot of pain and trouble moving this same arm. Could this be related to my past injury? Dr. Brijesh Puthalonkunath Valsalan,Read more about Ask The Expert[...] Read More

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From pediatric questions to general medical queries, our panel of experts is here to answer your questions…. CLOUDY EYES Question: What is cloudiness in the eyes? I have this quite often in my left eye and am worried it may be detrimental to my vision. Dr. Pankaj Lamba, Ophthalmologist responds: “I understand by cloudiness of the eyes you mean that you see something white in your eyes when lookRead more about Ask the Experts[...] Read More

Holistic Wellness at DNA Health and Wellness Center

Holistic Wellness at DNA Health and Wellness Center The DNA Health and Wellness Center is a unique getaway for individuals aspiring for an innovative medical checkup in addition to anti-aging therapies. HEALTH meets with Dr. Nasim Ashraf, CEO & Chief Medical Officer at DNA Health to learn more… Can you tell us about the DNA Clinic and what makes it unique? DNA Health and Wellness Center located at theRead more about Holistic Wellness at DNA Health and Wellness Center[...] Read More

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Ask the Experts From pediatric questions to general medical queries, our panel of experts is here to answer your questions…. Cotton Mouth Question: Recently I have been waking up in the morning with an extremely dry mouth. Otherwise I am of normal health and do not have any health concerns. What could this be? Dr. Nageen Murad, General Physician responds: “Dry mouthRead more about Ask the Experts[...] Read More

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Ask the experts From pediatric questions to general medical queries, our panel of experts is here to answer your questions…. Daily Headaches Question: I have been getting headaches daily but not sure if it’s related to a sinus problem or sore throat. Is there any way of knowing for sure? Dr. Chandrakant Patil, ENT Specialist responds: “There is a range of causes forRead more about Ask the experts[...] Read More

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Ask The Experts From pediatric questions to general medical queries, our panel of experts is here to answer your questions…. Wobbly Teeth in Pregnancy Question: Since I have recently finished breast feeding my one year old, my teeth feel loose and weak. Is this common? Dr. Amrita Suresh Deshpande, Specialist Periodontics responds: “It is very common to seeRead more about Ask The Experts[...] Read More

Medical Miracles….Surgery of Super Giant Leiomyoma of The Uterus

Quite often, doctors are expected by patients to perform miracles. One such doctor is Gynecologist and Gynecological Endoscopic Surgeon Dr. Prashanth Hegde who recently performed a rare surgery and revealed to HEALTH what it entailed. Q) In medicine, what is considered a rare case? Dr. Hegde: A rare case, even though difficult to define, isRead more about Medical Miracles….Surgery of Super Giant Leiomyoma of The Uterus[...] Read More

Prevention is Better than cure

Prevention is Better than cure Start off the year on a positive note with preventive screening to maintain optimal health. Health speaks to laboratory services director Dr. Palat Krishna Menon MD. Phd. MBA CPHQ who explains more. Diagnostic Screenings According to dr. Menon, the latest diagnostic tools are an armamentarium of tests which range from protein based assays to lipidRead more about Prevention is Better than cure[...] Read More