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Kaniza Garari

Keep your child’s teeth healthy

Lack of parental knowledge regarding oral health in young children is also one of the reasons for dental problems in the young.

21 Jan 2019 12:05 AM

When thin gets in, health goes out

It is the concept of ‘thin is beautiful’ that gets hammered into young minds that makes them psychologically vulnerable.

15 Jan 2019 12:06 AM

Alcohol is not the only reason for cirrhosis

Antibiotics are a common cause of drug-induced liver injury.

10 Jan 2019 12:35 AM

Mother’s milk is the best

Dr Preeti Sharma, consultant pediatrician, answers some common questions and dispels some wrong notions on the issue.

31 Dec 2018 6:08 AM

Dealing with asthma effectively

There are a lot of myths related to asthma that delay treating the disease which can be controlled quite effectively.

25 Dec 2018 1:22 AM

Climate change leads to spread of diseases

Increase in temperature and a change in rainfall patterns may affect the transmission of infectious diseases.

20 Dec 2018 1:25 AM

Your surroundings may be making you infertile

Phthalates are typical examples of endocrine disrupting hormones.

11 Dec 2018 12:05 AM

Dealing with Wernicke’s Encephalopathy

It is also found in those people who are malnourished as their diet is rich in carbohydrates.

06 Dec 2018 6:20 AM

Arthritis and diabetes may go hand in hand

A recent study has revealed that barriers to functional physical activity because of arthritis may be one of the causes of diabetes.

26 Nov 2018 12:05 AM

Looking after our lungs

Environmental pollution and smog are increasing the risk of respiratory diseases in otherwise healthy adults in winter.

19 Nov 2018 12:10 AM

Air pollution a seasonal hazard

The air pollution is high due to lower temperatures, wind speed and higher relative humidity.

05 Nov 2018 12:12 AM

Listen to your gut

The timely diagnosis and treatment of that recurrent stomach bug could save a life.

29 Oct 2018 12:49 AM

Fighting the Flu

Know the causes, complications and early care advice for the seemingly innocuous ‘fever’.

22 Oct 2018 12:14 AM

Storming through PTSD

Floods, cyclones, droughts and heat waves — our climate is changing and taking a toll on our lives.

15 Oct 2018 12:04 AM

Air pollution harms your kidneys, too

The harmful toxins in polluted air increases the risk of developing chronic kidney disease and are now being considered as a major risk factor.

08 Oct 2018 12:20 AM

Never too young for a heart attack

Given the stresses that a modern lifestyle brings with it, it’s vital for you to evaluate your risk of developing heart disease.

24 Sep 2018 12:07 AM

The bane of migraine

Known as the ‘Mother of all headaches’, migraine symptoms can range from moderate to debilitating, lasting for a few hours or days at a time.

17 Sep 2018 12:23 AM

Take care of your feet

Sixty to eighty per cent of all non-traumatic amputations have to be performed due to complications caused by diabetes.

11 Sep 2018 12:06 AM

Indian families unaware about dystrophy

For the condition muscular dystrophy that has no cure, prenatal genetic counselling is the only recourse.

03 Sep 2018 12:11 AM

Pediatric eye cataract should not be ignored

The child has to be evaluated during birth and if the parents find that eyes are wobbling or not constant then they must visit a doctor.

27 Aug 2018 12:09 AM