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Jun, 2022

Fourth wave fears: 10 tips to stay cautious amid spike in Covid cases in Mumbai

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With the upward spiral of Covid-19 cases, Mumbaikars need to be cautious and take precautions. The majority of people have stopped wearing masks. To keep the fourth wave at bay, people should adhere to Covid protocols and continue to wear masks for some more time, say experts. Maharashtra had recorded 169 new cases on May 1, while on May 31 the daily rise in cases in the state was 711. Meanwhile, Mumbai on June…

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Jun, 2022

7 reasons why people find it tough to leave an unhealthy relationship

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How many times have you found yourself wanting to end an unhealthy relationship, but you didn't? Here's why it's so hard to get out of a relationship. Leaving a relationship is not as easy as it seems. There are a lot of emotions and memories associated with the person, which can cause people to stay in an unhealthy relationship. Furthermore, they are afraid of the change that can occur following…

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Jun, 2022

How to stop being groggy in the morning? These 9 tips can help

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It's not easy to wake up fresh every morning. However, with these 9 tips, it's possible to kick-off morning fatigue and grogginess. Do you constantly press the snooze button in the morning? Sleeping for an extra five to ten minutes may seem divine. However, they can often cause morning fatigue and grogginess! Certain morning habits can help you re-energize, eliminate stress, and build focus commonly caused by the chaotic morning…

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Jun, 2022

Immunotherapy drugs may cause miracle ‘cancer disappearance’ but micrometastasis cells can bring it back, warns doctor

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In a small clinical trial in the US, 18 patients took a drug for close to six months. This resulted in the disappearance of their tumours. According to the report in New York Times, usually, an immunotherapy drug is used in the treatment of endometrial cancer, but this was the first clinical investigation of whether it was also effective against rectal cancer tumours. Dr Meghal Sanghavi, an Oncosurgeon at Wockhardt…

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Jun, 2022

How do I know my child is growing well?

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A child’s growth is assessed by measuring his/her weight, length (for a child up to 2 years), and height (for a child >2 years age). To know if your child is growing well, your doctor will check your child’s weight, length/height, and compare with that expected for age and gender of the child. To do this the doctor will use growth charts.  Growth Chart A growth chart is a simple…

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