70% fall in breast cancer affected people seeking treatment fearing Covid infection

Cancer specialists have said the number of breast cancer patients seeking treatment has declined by as much as 70 per cent in the last five months as people avoided visiting healthcare facilities fearing the Covid infection or were unable to come to a hospital due to lack of public transport. Such delayed treatment can have serious health repercussions, they said. Continue Reading

Restrict kid’s travel and contact with strangers, says Dr B Kannan

Coronavirus, now declared by WHO as a pandemic of international concern, can be quite unnerving for anyone. The virus that originated in Wuhan, China, has affected thousands of people worldwide. Continue Reading