May 26, 2017

Reaching The Impregnable Depths Of Your Brain

So far popularly known as an imagining technique used during pregnancy to see the baby’s movements inside the mother’s uterus, the ultrasound has potential in treating a lot of other problems. While one of them is to be used as a technique during physiotherapy to...Read more
March 7, 2017

Look Beyond That Impulsivity

Somewhere between being naughty and hyperactive a thin line is drawn, and that is where the realm of ADHD starts. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), characterized by problems in paying attention or being excessively hyperactive, is a mental disorder of the neurodevelopmental type. But this...Read more
March 6, 2017

The Games The Hormones Play!

Missing your periods, may not always be an indication of ‘good news’. It could also mean ‘a not so good news’, as irregular periods is also one of the leading symptoms of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS). This problem affects about 2 to 20 per cent...Read more
March 4, 2017

Smoking And Pregnancy: Hazards

Dr Mohit Bansal MBBS, PG Fellow – Family Medicine Christian Medical College (CMC), Vellore – 5 years experience Smoking and pregnancy do not mix. Smoking while pregnant puts both you and your unborn baby at risk. Cigarettes contains dangerous chemicals, including nicotine, carbon monoxide, and...Read more