There is so much conflicting information about the COVID-19 pandemic swirling around on the internet that it makes almost everyone feel overwhelmed at times. With new information coming out every day and while experts are still learning about the coronavirus (COVID-19),... Read More
Absolutely! Daily habits of hygiene and cleanliness go a long way in protecting yourself and the people around you from COVID-19! Below are some useful preventive measures, which will help secure the safety of your loved ones, your neighborhood, and yourself.Preventive ... Read More
Quarantine is a state or time or place of isolation in which people or animals that have arrived from elsewhere or been exposed to infectious or contagious disease are placed. Right now most countries have quarantined their citizens returning from high-risk countries, f... Read More
In order to fight against COVID-19 it is extremely important to stay aware and take proper precautions. Find below some of the hand-picked dos and don'ts advice from specialists all across the globe, to keep your home and neighborhood safe during this pandemic alert.10 ... Read More
The human coronaviruses, also called nCoV, are common infection-causing viruses. They're a large family of viruses with some causing less severe diseases such as cold, while others cause more severe conditions like severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS). The new... Read More
Our teeth are pretty good indicators of our health and overall hygiene. Health issues such as type 2 diabetes, heart disease, osteoporosis and even lung cancer can show up as early warning signs in our teeth! It is therefore imperative that we keep our teeth clean. With... Read More
Kidney stones are crystallized forms of minerals and elements found in the urine that gets lodged in different sizes in the kidneys or ureter. Formation of stones in the kidney causes excruciating pain in the lower abdomen and back, and it can be further followed by blo... Read More
Do you drool when you sleep? If yes, then it's necessary to find out the cause of it and get it fixed accordingly. Though drooling while sleeping is relatively common, sometimes it can be a sign of an underlying illness. Even if it's not adversely affecting you, i... Read More
Vision is a precious sense that we are gifted with. But, at times, our natural peepers that allow us to hold a vision gets dry with a burning sensation, making us immediately anxious that somehing wrong has entered the eyes. Foreign body sensation in the eye is one of t... Read More
If you are one of those who believe that smoking a cigarette is a cool thing to do, you must know that tobacco use – both in smoke and smokeless form – is one of the prime contributors to heart disease. Not just direct use, but secondhand smoke exposure is also resp... Read More
Be it in any age group, an on-going
habit of bad posture has
become a real problem in today's lifestyle. Poor
posture can lead to varied health complications like loss of function
deformity in the spine to name a few. Unfortunately, people don’t
real... Read More
The liver is one of the most vital organs and performs crucial tasks to help our body function healthily. It filters out toxins from the blood, facilitates digestion, and regulates blood sugar and cholesterol. Despite knowing that our liver does so much multitasking, we... Read More
A - Hello Ma’am After going through your medical query I understand your concern for your health but before giving my opinion I need detailed information about your past medical history, any cardiac ...
A - Hello, let me start with your question first. Erythromycin is not adequate treatment for bone infection if that's what's happening to you. Flucloxacillin might be good (in appropriate dosing) but th...
A - Hi. Thanks for your query, albeit short and specific. Noted the history and understood the concerns. Please give additional information for me to assist you better: Is the swelling present only for t...
A - Hello, Yes, he took a right decision. These side effects are likely to due to Metoprolol induced which are quite common. So it should help her. Just keep watch over her pulse rate as it may rise du...
A - Hello, Thanks for the query. From your description it seems like you are having severe bipolar disease and some kind of OCD( obsessive compulsive disorder) You might require pharmacological and psych...
A - Hello. Thank you. I am Dr kakkar (Dermatologist and Venereologist). I have noted your concern and I have viewed the image. Yes, it seems like an acne lesion. The redness is part of the inflammation...