Warning Signs of a Heart Attack

There is an avalanche of knowledge available at the click of a mouse button on heart health, as well as a heart attack.

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Osteoporosis: It is Not Just for Women

The first time Sudheer decided to get his father checked by a bone specialist was after his father's 60th birthday. When gathering in the backyard to cut the birthday cake, Sudheer's father had an accidental fall and fractured his wrist.

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Are your joints begging you to lose weight?

When discussing health conditions caused by obesity, we most often hear about diabetes and heart diseases. But did you know your weight can have a significant impact on your muscles, bones and joints, too?

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Jaundice may signal trouble!

Yellow eyes! Jaundice! That is the most obvious conclusion one draws when the eyes looking back at you in the mirror seem yellow or you hands have a curious yellow tinge that has nothing to do with the turmeric in your food.

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Gallstones: Stones That Compromise the Gallbladder

Have you been living with on-off acute abdominal pain? Are you one of those people who believe a visit to the doctor is not justified for

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Living with IBS

Acidity, indigestion, constipation, diarrhoea are conditions all of us are familiar with and have suffered from at some time of our life or the other. Sporadic bouts of these conditions can usually be written off as a food-related temporary abnormality that can be fixed with an antacid or minor diet corrections.

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Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD)

NAFLD encompasses the entire spectrum of fatty liver disease (fatty liver to steatohepatitis to cirrhosis) in individuals without significant alcohol consumption.

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Hernia: Causes, Treatments and Diagnosis

Mr Mukherjee, a retired school teacher, had lately been observing pain in his groin area, particularly when he coughed or bent to lift something.

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Hydrocephalus

Hydrocephalus can happen to anyone, but occurs frequently among infants and adults, 60 and over. It is the buildup of fluid in the cavities deep within the brain. This excess fluid expands the ventricles and puts pressure on the brain.

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Brain Aneurysm

A brain aneurysm is a bulge formation or ballooning in a blood vessel in the brain. A brain aneurysm can leak or rupture, causing bleeding in the brain which leads to a haemorrhagic stroke.

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