Hairloss

Hairloss

Hair loss is a common, yet very disturbing phenomenon. It not only affects the looks of the individual but also the confidence usually. There are various reasons for hairloss, and…

COPD – symptoms, causes and treatment

COPD – symptoms, causes and treatment

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a chronic inflammatory disease of lungs. It causes the obstruction in the normal airflow to and from the lungs. COPD includes: Emphysema Chronic bronchitis…

Acne – causes and treatment

Acne – causes and treatment

Acne vulgaris, which we commonly know as acne only, is a disease of the skin with specific characters of its own like pimples (both papules or pustules), comedones (blackheads and…

Foot verrucae (causes, symptoms, prevention, treatment)

Foot verrucae (causes, symptoms, prevention, treatment)

Verrucae (often misspelled as verrucas) are warts on the planter surface (sole) of the foot. These warts develop on the lower side of the feet and are generally harmless. If…

Hypertensive patients and surgery

Hypertensive patients and surgery

Hypertension is one of the most common reason due to which the surgeries are postponed in various patients. Hypertension is known to be a cardiovascular catastrophe risk factor. In a…

Dementia Symptoms and Care

Dementia Symptoms and Care

Dementia is a condition with symptoms related to decline in multiple cognitive abilities due to any underlying disease. It’s a term describing symptoms due to various diseases. Alzheimer’s is one…

Itchy legs when walking or running

Itchy legs when walking or running

Nothing can be more annoying than the itch while running or jogging, forcing even the motivated people to stop exercising. This doesn’t end here, the burning sensation followed by the…

Cardiac Asthma – Symptoms and Treatment

Cardiac Asthma – Symptoms and Treatment

Cardiac asthma is a medical condition in which the patient presents with the presentation of asthma, however the symptoms are not caused by pulmonary issue, rather it’s due to cardiac…

Hypercalcemia – High Calcium levels

Hypercalcemia – High Calcium levels

Hypercalcemia refers to the condition in which the levels of calcium in body are above normal. Excess calcium in the blood can result in various complications including kidney stones, weak…

Avoid giving intramuscular pain killer for chest pain

Avoid giving intramuscular pain killer for chest pain

It’s a common practice in healthcare centers that patients are given intramuscular pain killer for pain, specially if it’s muscular. The injection used is mostly dicloran. The advising doctor may…