food to avoid in Arthritis

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Jan, 2020

​Foods to avoid in Rheumatoid Arthritis

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Arthritis is a general term that encompasses conditions of joint pain and functional limitations. Symptoms of Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) joint swelling, pain, stiffness, and a decreased range of motion mark the illness. There are many different types of arthritis, divided into two main categories: inflammatory and non-inflammatory. The most common form of non-inflammatory arthritis is osteoarthritis, while the most common inflammatory arthritis is rheumatoid arthritis. Rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune…

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Code White

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Jan, 2020

Push ‘Code White’ for seizures and strokes

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Push ‘Code White’ for seizures and strokesThe new medical protocol adopted by Wockhardt Hospital in Mumbai Central for brain-related emergencies has already saved ten lives in the past one month | Lata.Mishra@timesgroup.comTWEETS @lata_MIRROR Two months ago, when 40-yearold Kuldeep Datey…

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Numb Thumb

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Jan, 2020

Do you have a ‘Numb Thumb’?

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Do you have a 'Numb Thumb'? Move over ‘Text Neck’. There’s a new problem on the block and it’s called ‘Numb Thumb’. If you’re a serial texter, chances are that you might be experiencing pain and/or numbness in your thumbs. And before you brush it off as a teen problem, you’ll be surprised to know that this problem is not limited to them alone but even adults, especially professionals who…

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Dengue

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Jan, 2020

Mumbai sees six dengue cases after first spell of monsoon

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Mumbai sees six dengue cases after first spell of monsoon The first spells of monsoon in the city have accompanied the deadly dengue fever. Six cases of dengue were confirmed in the city. While three patients were admitted in the Wockhardt Hospital at Mumbai Central last week, three more visited the out patient department (OPD) ward of the hospital and were diagnosed with dengue. All three who were admitted to…

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Leptospirosis

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Jan, 2020

Leptospirosis claims three lives in Mumbai

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Read what Dr Behram Pardiwalla, Internal Medicine Expert, Wockhardt Hospitals, Mumbai Central has to say on Leptospirosis “Leptospirosis is the infection caused by the bacterium Leptospira. It is usually spread through urine and feces of rats and dogs and it is especially rats when it is flooded. When rats pass stool or urine in water and if a person happens to go through that water and has some open wounds…

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Liver transplant

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Jan, 2020

Nine-months-old boy youngest to undergo successful liver transplant

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Kavya Raut becomes the youngest baby to undergo a successful liver transplant surgery in western India. His mother donated a part of the liver to him. The doctors performed ‘Living Donor Liver Transplant’ surgery on him Doctors at Wockhardt Hospital in Mumbai Central, performed a living donor liver transplant surgery on a nine-months-old baby boy named Kavya Raut. Kavya weighs 5.6 kg and hails from Gholwad village in Palghar District.…

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