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…

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Organ Donation

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Nov, 2019

Understanding the Importance of Organ Donation Day

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The Organ Donation Day campaign, which is celebrated every year at August 13th, provides a great opportunity in everyone’s life to come ahead and pledge to donate their precious organs. At Wockhardt Hospital we support this imitative and hope that in doing   further spread our ethos in making life win. Some interesting Statistics for Organ Transplantation (http://www.organindia.org/make-a-pledge)              Approximately 5 lakh people across the nation die each year. Every year,…

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Endoscopy

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Nov, 2019

What is Endoscopy?

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An endoscopy is a diagnostic procedure that allows a gastroenterologist to look at the interior lining of the oesophagus, stomach, and the first part of small intestine through a thin, flexible viewing instrument called a flexible endoscope An upper…

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Acid Reflux

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Nov, 2019

What is acid reflux or gastroesophageal reflux ?

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Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) or acid reflux is a very common disorder in the digestive system. The term Gastroesophageal refers to the stomach and the oesophagus.  Acid Reflux or Gastroesophageal reflux refers to the back-flow of acid secretions s in the stomach or non-acidic stomach contents back into the oesophagus. What is the symptoms Gastroesophageal Reflux? The symptoms of reflux oesophagitis is characterized by symptoms depend upon the tissue damage…

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Joint Pain

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Nov, 2019

Joint Pain: Causes & Treatment

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The symptoms of joint pain are Pain is common in the shoulder pain, ankle, and knee and hip. Joint pain is also referred to as Arthralgia.Thereafter you can develop fever, joint swelling, redness, warmth, and stiffness and deformity. What is Rheumatoid Arthritis? An autoimmune disorder when the body’s immune system attacks its own body cells and tissues. In RA, the immune system attacks the tissue lining the joints and breaks…

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