Watch out! Chronic coughing, persisting ulcers in the mouth can be signs of head and neck cancer

KOLKATA: As many as 30 to 40 per cent of males and 11-16 per cent of females among those afflicted with malignancies in India are head and neck cancer... Read more »

Eliminating mosquitoes carrying malaria not likely to affect the ecosystems

Many people suffer from malaria and it can affect their quality of life. You may find difficult to carry out with your daily chores. Malaria can be dreadful and... Read more »

NovaGenix offers stem cell therapy, PRP and anti-aging treatments

Often patients come into our clinic and ask us “What is stem cell therapy?” We explain to our patients that stem cells are rather unique cells with beneficial properties... Read more »

Are you suffering from Inflammatory Bowel Disease? Go au naturel

Are you suffering from abdominal pain or are your bowel movements irregular? Beware! It can be inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Chronic inflammation (swelling and irritation) of the gastrointestinal (GI)... Read more »

World Hepatitis Day 2018: Fighting the hepatitis menace

Liver is one of the most important organs in our body. Apart from its role in digestion, it has many other vital functions. Hepatitis is a disease that damages... Read more »

Decoded: How depression and sleep are directly linked

LONDON: Brain areas associated with short-term memory, self and negative emotions are linked with depression which may cause the patients to dwell on bad thoughts and experience poor sleep... Read more »

World hepatitis day 2018: Here’s how hepatitis B spreads

Hepatitis B is a liver infection which can cause liver failure and scarring of the organ. If it isn’t treated immediately it can be fatal. However, in most cases,... Read more »

Rare quadruple joint-replacement surgery performed by Apollo doctors

By Express News Service CHENNAI: A 23-year-old man got a new lease of life and is able to stand and walk after more than four years. Thanks to Apollo... Read more »

Researchers explain how ‘traffic jams’ can also occur in your brain

Washington: Turns out, ‘Traffic jams’ can also occur in your brain and they can be damaging. Researchers at Friedrich-Alexander-Universitat Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU) have been able to confirm that they have... Read more »

People who take opioids more likely to have a bad sex life and lack of desire

Chronic pain patients who take opioids may be less satisfied with their sex life and more likely to experience a lack of desire than people who don’t rely on... Read more »