‘Neurological issues of Covid can be effectively managed’

Ever since the spread of Covid-19 affected multitudes of people across the globe, there is increasing identification of post-Corona long term health conditions. Continue Reading

Confusion around UTIs sees worried women mistaking symptoms

Uncertainty and confusion around the symptoms of common Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs) is causing people to mistake them for other conditions. In some cases the confusion leads to worries over cancer, diabetes, dementia and ovarian cysts according to new research from TestCard. Continue Reading

How to address medication non-adherence

The Covid-19 pandemic has created disruption and placed a huge strain on healthcare systems worldwide including India. It is expected to uncover and highlight one of the biggest public health problems that affect India- the problem of medication non-adherence. Continue Reading

Low-carb, high-fat items proved beneficial for older adults: New research

A new research observed improvements in body composition, fat distribution and metabolic health in response to an eight-week, very low-carbohydrate diet. Continue Reading

MV Hospital for Diabetes launches endocrinology clinic in Chennai

Every person with diabetes should be helped to lead a normal span of life in perfect health, said MV Hospital for Diabetes head and chief diabetologist, Dr Vijay Viswanathan. Continue Reading

Survey finds insulin dependence growing in Chennai, surrounding areas

There has been a surge in prevalence of insulin-dependent diabetic complaints in the city and surrounding areas, finds a survey conducted by India Diabetes Research Foundation. The survey aimed at evaluating the trends in predominance of diabetes and associated conditions. Continue Reading