Singing cures COVID-19 related brain-damage

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Oct, 2020

Speech therapy helps music lover recover from COVID 19 associated Stroke

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A 48-yr old gentleman was successfully treated with speech therapy for COVID-19 associated stroke at Wockhardt Hospital, South Bombay. With appropriate rehabilitation therapy and a positive attitude, patients with residual neuro-deficits can also show remarkable improvement. Mr. Tirupati Swami, an avid singer, a resident of Ulhasnagar who works in Indian Oil Corporation developed fever, cough and generalized weakness and was diagnosed as COVID 19 positive on 8th August. He was admitted…

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Senior Citizens During Pandemic

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Sep, 2020

How to take care of Alzheimer’s patients amid coronavirus pandemic

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Alzheimer’s disease is a neurodegenerative disorder that occurs due to abnormal plaque deposition in nerve cells resulting in their progressive loss. While the country is seeing a rapid increase is daily cases of coronavirus cases, non-COVID patients also continue to suffer as access to healthcare becomes increasingly difficult for them. Elderly and those with cognitive issues are particularly vulnerable. On the occasion of World Alzheimer’s Day, which is celebrated on…

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respiratory disease during pandemic

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Sep, 2020

How To Improve The Respiratory Health During The Pandemic

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Dr Jeenam Shah, Consultant Interventional Pulmonologist, Wockhardt Hospital Mumbai Lungs are one of the most important organs in the body, providing oxygen for all bodily functions and keeping you healthy. Our lungs thrive on movement and physical activity. But amid lockdown, our movements have been limited. Here are a few vital tips to boost lung health during the pandemic. India is reeling under coronavirus. Covid-19 causes respiratory disease and in…

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Mask

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Aug, 2020

Vital Tips To Protect Your Skin While Wearing A Mask

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It is no brainer that wearing a mask can be a task for you as it can be harsh on your skin. One cannot avoid wearing it as it is one of the potential measures to slow the spread of Coronavirus. Wearing masks for a longer period of time can invite skin irritation, bruises, or even breakouts. Here are a few essential tricks to take care of your skin while wearing…

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Banana flower cooking in Covid

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Aug, 2020

Balking at Banana flowers: Indians are rediscovering old ways of cooking food during Covid-19 lockdown

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bananas: Balking at Banana flowers: Indians are rediscovering old ways of cooking food during Covid-19 lockdown - The Economic Times 100Cleaning banana flowers takes time. You must first oil your hands to prevent staining. Then the dark red outer bracts are peeled off to reveal rows of delicate blooms. These must be individually picked and the inedible parts, a stiff sheath and long stamen, painstakingly picked out from each one.…

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