Around six years ago, I never imagined myself climbing a mountain. I was a gym person and participated in marathons and runs.
Amongst all the chaos of Covid 19 pandemic across the world and in our city, as Emergency physicians we find there is a tendency of people to avoid visiting the hospital for various reasons.
Let us do our bit by staying home, being aware and considerate and staying positive that this too shall pass.
The world is reeling around the terrible tragedy in Wuhan city of China
Osteoporosis or weakness/fragility of the bones
India is unique. We got our freedom not by fighting war...
Menopause is defined as 1 year of no periods.
November is Prematurity Awareness Month.
Aging is a natural and inevitable part of life.
Millions of people die across the globe each year because...
Immunization is a process by which a child is made resistant...
My journey as a neurosurgeon began 20 years ago.
The importance of blood transfusion in clinical practice cannot be denied.
Today due to our modern lifestyle, there is a significant increase in the number of people who are obese
We are almost 8 billion people across the globe...
We're celebrating our 20th anniversary.
By pass surgeries are not the only option for blocks.
Every blood donor is a life saver. It is the real act of humanity. Sometimes money cannot save life but...
"I have been waiting for over half an hour and no one has come to see me yet!"
The nutritional needs of a child are more than that of an adult. Childhood is an important phase of physical growth...
Tinnitus is a hearing impairment that affects millions of people around the world.
Good dental hygiene is the basis of strong healthy teeth. The earlier caring for the teeth starts, the healthier they will be.
THE 'BREAST FEEDING WEEK' is celebrated all around the globe between August 1 and August 7 2018
The word toddler was identified in the 18th century from the word 'TODDLE' which means "to move with an unsteady gait."
It is a viral infection causing encephalitis. Most prevalent in South East Asia
Summer is upon us and the searing heat and humidity do not just cause physical discomfort but can also lead to dehydration and heat strokes.
Few days back a woman shifted from one of the big hospitals in Chennai to our hospital for further care
What is Appendix? With evolution of humans from apes, the tail disappeared gradually leaving behind a small appendage called the appendix.
Improvements in medical technology and surgery techniques have made so much possible.
At the outset, I would like to wish our patients and well-wishers a happy, healthy and prosperous 2018!
As the rains have arrived it's the season for flu, fevers, respiratory infections and urinary tract infections.
Neurological physiotherapy rehabilitates patients with neurological disorders to improve...
Depression is one of the biggest mental health issues today and it is growing rapidly....
Hypoglycemia is when the sugar levels in your blood are low and there is not enough sugar....
A wide eyed, red faced child hurriedly trying to yank out a wet sheet off the bed is a common....
SI refers to the Sacroiliac joint at the base of the spinal column. The sacroiliac joint is a very strong and stable joint.
Age catches up sooner or later and "Ah! My back!" is a very familiar refrain everyone hears.
The heat and humidity of summer can be a huge irritant to anybody, but for pregnant women, its added misery.
It is often said that Plastic Surgery is more art and science. This comes probably out of the common perception...
It is the tail end of the winter season and time to take stock of the Pneumonias seen in the past few months.
Watching anyone suffering and in danger of death is always terrible, but when the patient is a baby, the pain is even greater.
This has been on my mind for a while and I wish to share my thoughts with all of you.
Although from time immemorial, the importance of a healthy lifestyle was recognized by mankind...
It is the period in a woman's life, which is about 3-5 years before menopause.
Advanced Angioplasty Centre at Kauvery Hospital - Kauvery Hospital, as an extension of its health care services...
In India the word contraception is used almost synonymously with sterilisation in women.
Introduction - A smile is a curve that sets everything straight. When the curve is not right, it needs to be set right.
Being the family physician, I get to interact with a large number of people above the age of 60...
Dr. Lakshmi Naathan is an Orthopedician, with over 12 years of experience spanning Orthopedics...
Personalized Asthma Treatment for Children and Adults.
Technology is no doubt making our lives simpler, even as computers are growing closer and closer to our finger tips...
Q. Doctor, what is an angiogram and why have I been asked to have one done?
A veteran in the field of joint replacement surgery, Dr. Aravindan Selvaraj - Chief Orthopaedic Surgeon and Executive Director...
Systemic hypertension, more often known as High Blood Pressure or simply BP, is one of the commonest diseases related to life style.
Stroke Awareness Program by Kauvery Hospital and The Duchess Club was conducted at Savera Hotel on 26/11/2015.
Kauvery Hospital inaugurates yet another Operation Theatre, the fifth one on the Third Floor.
Generally, Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) or prostate gland enlargement can develop in one out of every three men, who are 60 years and beyond.
Are you or anyone you know, experiencing any or some, of the following signs and symptoms?
Sounds romantically sad and lyrical, though I am sure nobody would ever want to be saddled with a herniated disc...
In many developing and third world countries, the awareness and consequences of preeclampsia is little known...
A 40 year old male patient was diagnosed with “Unstable Angina”, several years ago.
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