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Pranav Joshi

Assembly polls 2017: What led to BJP's defeat in Punjab, Goa?

While the Congress soared to a landslide win in Punjab, it was ahead of the ruling BJP in Goa with leads for most seats available.

11 Mar 2017 6:42 PM

A benign truth that hurts

Though not fatal, giant cell tumours weaken bones, leading to fractures

06 Nov 2016 10:19 PM

Bone care during winter

Do away with pain and aches this winter by following some simple rituals

06 Nov 2016 10:17 PM

Vertigo associated disorders

Intermittent sensation of loss of balance or chronic illusions of motions is the indication of vertigo which is felt by those who have had a history of cold viruses, head trauma or Meniere’s disease.

03 Nov 2016 10:08 PM

Caring for your new born

While there is a surge in the number of cot deaths, new parents have very little information about this syndrome, known as Sudden infant death syndrome

03 Nov 2016 10:05 PM

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Regular screening a must to detect breast cancer

Breast cancer cases are more in younger women in India than in the West.

23 Oct 2016 9:59 PM

Symptoms, causes and diagnosis

The narrowing of the arteries, veins, lymph vessels affect the blood circulation in the body leading to blood disorders, causing vascular diseases.

16 Oct 2016 11:03 PM

Texting trauma

Cramped fingers, wrist pain, tingling, numbness, weakness, and muscle pain are the common complaints due to the continuous usage of hand held touch devices like smart phones and tablets for texting.

16 Oct 2016 10:53 PM

Keep monsoon woes at bay

A heavy flooding due to sudden unexpected rains, improper drainage systems and poor sanitation offer ideal situation for water-borne infections which can be mild, but in some cases, lethal and life-th

02 Oct 2016 10:14 PM

Train your brain

A Healthy brain function is as important for the body as keeping physically fit

25 Sep 2016 10:37 PM

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Combating Premenstrual Syndrome

60 per cent of women experience some level of Premenstrual Syndrome symptoms every month

21 Sep 2016 11:52 PM

How to deal with recurring infections

Low immunity can be a common cause of recurrent infections

12 Sep 2016 10:32 PM

Smelling danger

Do you find that you are not able to smell the aroma of food Are you unable to smell something despite holding it close to your nose Is it due to a disease or a disability

04 Sep 2016 9:57 PM

Fear no dengue

Though diagnosis of dengue causes fear and panic in patients, it is important to understand that not all dengue cases are fatal, and many are simple fevers that can be treated at home.

21 Aug 2016 9:55 PM

Infections during pregnancy

Understanding the various infections that could affect someone who is pregnant

14 Aug 2016 10:45 PM

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Ensure oral health before chemo

Oral, dental treatment is advised for cancer patients even before they begin chemo or radio therapies, to reduce the risk of the side-effects

31 Jul 2016 10:45 PM

Sweat the fat out

Losing 18 kg in 30 days, as in case of Parineeti Chopra, which comes in the category of rapid weight loss, is not good for health Experts find rapid weight loss through just dieting is not possible and for healthy ‘shape-shifting’, exercise is as important as food control

24 Jul 2016 10:44 PM

Don’t take shortcuts to slim down

Though liposuction is considered the easiest and safest fat removal procedure, experts say it is not as simple as the general notion

18 Jul 2016 4:02 AM

How to handle osteoporosis

Reduction in bone mass is one of the prime reasons for osteoporosis and experts state that not only women but also a lot of men above 45 years of age are complaining of this problem.

10 Jul 2016 10:04 PM

Do not suffer incontinence

While most women take incontinence as a natural aging process, doctors say that it is usually curable

26 Jun 2016 10:06 PM

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