Doc emphasises preventive care for elderly people

“Preventive screenings and regular examination are of paramount importance for senior citizens. Once a person hits 50s, preventive care and regular follow-ups should not be ignored. These screenings help determine cholesterol levels, chances of heart problems, and breast cancer in women and prostate cancer in men,” suggested Manipal Hospitals Salem general medicine consultant, Dr M Arun Karthik. Continue Reading

Plea to MCI to increase MD Geriatrics seats: Dr V S Natarajan

Medical Council of India (MCI) should increase the number of seats in MD Geriatrics across the country, said Dr V S Natarajan. Continue Reading