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
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
Antibiotics are a common cause of drug-induced liver injury.
10 Jan 2019 12:35 AM
Dr Preeti Sharma, consultant pediatrician, answers some common questions and dispels some wrong notions on the issue.
31 Dec 2018 6:08 AM
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
Increase in temperature and a change in rainfall patterns may affect the transmission of infectious diseases.
20 Dec 2018 1:25 AM
Phthalates are typical examples of endocrine disrupting hormones.
11 Dec 2018 12:05 AM
It is also found in those people who are malnourished as their diet is rich in carbohydrates.
06 Dec 2018 6:20 AM
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
Environmental pollution and smog are increasing the risk of respiratory diseases in otherwise healthy adults in winter.
19 Nov 2018 12:10 AM
The air pollution is high due to lower temperatures, wind speed and higher relative humidity.
05 Nov 2018 12:12 AM
The timely diagnosis and treatment of that recurrent stomach bug could save a life.
29 Oct 2018 12:49 AM
Know the causes, complications and early care advice for the seemingly innocuous ‘fever’.
22 Oct 2018 12:14 AM
Floods, cyclones, droughts and heat waves — our climate is changing and taking a toll on our lives.
15 Oct 2018 12:04 AM
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
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
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
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
For the condition muscular dystrophy that has no cure, prenatal genetic counselling is the only recourse.
03 Sep 2018 12:11 AM
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