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Mar, 2022

Weight-linked kidney ailments increased since Covid outbreak

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There has been an increase in weight-gain linked kidney ailments since the start of Covid-19 lockdown in 2020, observed doctors. Obesity is potent factor for the development of major risks for chronic kidney disease, like diabetes and hypertension, and…

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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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Premature babies

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Nov, 2019

Prematurity Day 2018 – Premature babies

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Premature birth is a very serious health problem. It is the leading cause of death in children under the age of five worldwide. Babies born too early may have more health issues than babies born on time, and may face long-term health problems that affect the brain, the lungs, hearing or vision. World Prematurity Day on November 17 raises awareness of this serious health crisis. A baby born before 37…

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Back pain

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Nov, 2019

Perils of sitting for prolonged periods of time at your office desk

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Perils of sitting for prolonged periods of time at your office desk. Sitting in an office chair for prolonged periods of time can definitely cause low back pain or worsen an existing back problem. One of the main reasons for this is that when you sit in a static posture it causes stress in the back, shoulders, arms, and legs, and in particular, can add large amounts of pressure to…

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obesity

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Nov, 2019

World Obesity Day 2017

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11TH of October is observed as the World Obesity Day every year. Obesity is a global health issue and has taken epidemic proportions. The worrying aspect of this medical issue is that it’s affecting populations worldwide. The World Obesity…

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Burn

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Nov, 2019

General Health Tips for Diwali – Burns Management

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Diwali the most joyous festival celebrated throughout India. It calls for loads of lights, colours, burn crackers and sweets. With the coming of this fiesta, it also welcomes some unwanted accidents and health hazards at times. But this does not mean this festival can't be safe and healthy. Wockhardt hospital takes this occasion to share with you some health tips so that u and your family can have a safe,…

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Cardiac care

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Nov, 2019

Market Leader in Cardiac Care

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At Wockhardt hospital we have comprehensive Cardiac care program is an amalgamation of eminent cardiologists, finest technology and evidence based practices in Non-invasive Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology, Cardiac Electro Physiology and CTVS procedures. Our expertise in cardiac care help us…

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International Gynecological Awareness Day

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Aims of International Gynecological Awareness Day ON 10TH September 2017: To bring professionals and health consumers together for the betterment of Gynaecological / Sexual Health Awareness;To continue to share knowledge and experiences with the community in an effort to remove cultural and sexual taboos and build confidence within oneself;To raise awareness of gynaecological and sexual health;To provide information on specific gynaecological issues in an open and friendly foum Women's health issues…

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