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Dr A. Rajalakshmi

Infected hospitals: Prevent ‘mishaps’ at the surgical site

Antibiotics are recommended for surgeries to tackle the bacteria that reside in the skin at the site of skin incision.

21 Jul 2019 4:10 AM

Osteoporosis and bone fractures: The double trouble

Even a simple fall can result in bone fractures in old age. Have you ever thought of the reasons and preventive strategies of fractures in old age

20 Mar 2016 10:31 PM

Solutions for sleeplessness

Insomnia or reduced duration of sleep affects more than 60 per cent of those above the age of 60.

06 Mar 2016 10:35 PM

How to get rid of depression

In Kerala, the state with the maximum life expectancy in the country, the quality of life beyond the age of 65 years is troubled by depression in 15-25 per cent of the subjects.

21 Feb 2016 9:37 PM