31

Jan, 2022

BACK PAIN AND SPINAL INSTABILITY

By: | Tags: | Comments: 0

INTRODUCTION I see at least 2/3 patients every month with chronic recurrent back pain having spinal instability. It can be associated with substantial disability.    The primary forms of degenerative lumbar instability are spondylolisthesis, which is a translation of a…

READ MORE

27

Jan, 2022

Migraine In Children

By: | Tags: | Comments: 0

Migraine is a common disorder in children. 3.5-5% of children will experience recurrent headaches consistent with migraine. Q: What are the presentation and symptoms? Ans: The presentation is varied and varies according to patient age, as follows: Infants may present with only episodic “headbanging”Preschool children often have episodes involving an ill appearance, abdominal pain, vomiting, and the need to go to sleep; they may exhibit pain by irritability, crying, rocking,…

READ MORE

26

Jan, 2022

Habitual Cough

By: | Tags: | Comments: 0

You must have encountered a simple but troublesome problem in your kid...The habitual cough.. the kid keeps on coughing in small bouts which are generally not severe but a cause of concern for the parents... the parent seeks medical advice multiple times...  fill the child with multiple cough syrups, expectorants, or antibiotics but with little relief... Q. What is habitual cough... It is a cough that occurs in the absence…

READ MORE

21

Jan, 2022

Covaxin is safe for pregnant women with a history of blood clots, ideal to take jab after the first trimester

By: | Tags: | Comments: 0

India reported 2.38 lakh fresh COVID cases over the past 24 hours, 7 per cent lower than yesterday. The positivity rate dropped from 19.65 per cent to 14.43 per cent. According to scientists, the way to retard the curve completely will be to ensure vaccination (primary doses) for all and a healthy seropositivity rate. Although India has amped up vaccination across all eligible age groups, there is still a significant…

READ MORE

18

Jan, 2022

Omicron: These simple habits will help you stay healthy

By: | Tags: | Comments: 0

While Covid-related restrictions can play havoc with one's physical and mental health, one can make appropriate lifestyle changes to sail through these unprecedented times. Amid the raging pandemic and fear of getting infected by Omicron, a highly-infectious strain of Coronavirus, following Covid-19 appropriate behavior like maintaining social distancing, masking up, good hand hygiene, and not getting out of the house unless it's urgent is the need of the hour. While Covid-related restrictions can play havoc…

READ MORE

14

Jan, 2022

Makarsankranti

By: | Tags: | Comments: 0

Celebrated on 14th of January, Makar Sankranti is the harvest festival that is marked by sun’s shift in position. Around the 14th January , the sun enters Capricorn ( Makar in Hindi and Sanskrit ) and starts on its…

READ MORE

13

Jan, 2022

Haar ya Helmet? Wockhardt Hospitals Nagpur raise awareness on National Road Safety Week

By: | Tags: | Comments: 0

Yamraj Khush Hua! A ghost was spotted in the Shankar Nagar Square of city reciting the same to riders without helmet.   In a bid to create awareness towards road safety, Wockhardt Hospitals Nagpur conducted an awareness campaign- Haar ya Helmet. The campaign focused on wearing helmet and its importance in road safety. The innovative event was held at Shankar Nagar Square where the commuters not wearing helmets were asked to choose…

READ MORE