A tumour is defined as an abnormal mass of tissue which can be full of fluid, or be entirely solid. Also known as Neoplasm, tumours do not necessarily mean cancer. There are three different types of tumours – benign (not…

Heart Disease – The #1 Killer in India

Several nationwide surveys and studies over the past few years have shown that heart diseases have replaced communicable diseases as the biggest killer, both in urban and rural India. The heart is the size of one’s fist, and it’s one…

In our daily lives, we often tend to miss out on different aspects of personal hygiene, which should be important for us to ensure a healthy and happy life. There are many diseases, which go unnoticed due to lack of…

How to View your Medical Records Online

Dealing with a bulky medical file, with all of your X-rays and reports crammed into it can get really cumbersome. One simple solution is to move everything online. That way: You’ll never lose another prescription. Everything is secure You can…

Common ENT Disorders and Their Remedies

ENT (Ear, Nose &  Throat) disorders are quite common. They range from mild to severe and are generally curable. A doctor who specializes in these disorders is commonly called an ENT specialist (a.k.a otolaryngologists). Here are a few Ear Nose…