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A Great Physician Not Just Treats Diseases But Beyond

It is very important for a doctor to treat and understand beyond the disease to properly get the context and guide them better. Sir William Osler, a famous physician once said, “The good physician treats the disease; the great physician treats the patient who has the disease.” This changed the way of medicine and inspired […]

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DGCI agrees for conducting a study on mixing Covaxin & Covishield – My take on the matter

The Drugs Controller General of India or DCGI grants permission for conducting a study (Phase-4 clinical trial) based on the mixing of Covaxin and Covishield – the two primary Covid-19 vaccines in India. The study is said to be conducted by CMC or Christian Medical College in Vellore and will involve around 300 healthy volunteers.   […]

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Dengue vs Malaria: Understanding The Difference

At a time when the news about covid-19 is spreading like wildfire, it is quite easy to forget about the other diseases that are plaguing the human population. Diseases like dengue and malaria are continuing to grow and having a worse impact than one can imagine! Unfortunately, diseases like these aren’t going to just fade […]

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Everything You Need To Know About Pneumonia And Covid-19 Connection

Research states – Unlike typical pneumonia, Covid-19 pneumonia can spread like “wildfire” throughout our lungs. This could be an explanation why Covid-19 pneumonia lasts significantly longer and causes intense harm than regular pneumonia. Several studies have led to the belief that Covid-19 infects the smaller regions of our lungs unlike other varmints of pneumonia that […]

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Post-Covid Complications: Effects after Recovery from Covid-19

“Can I lead a normal life again?” This question haunts the mind of every Covid-19 affected individual. Even after possible recovery from the grasp of this deadly virus, patients are further thrown into the abyss of health complications that make normalcy ‘late to return’. Now, this is an area that is under constant research and […]

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Metabolic Syndrome Wreaking Havoc on Patients with Covid-19: An In-Depth Study

Ongoing researches are repeatedly linking metabolic syndrome with an elevated risk of devastating outcomes in Covid-19 patients.  Metabolic syndrome which amounts to conditions that increase a patient’s risk of cardiovascular problems is found to have the worst outcomes among Covid-hit individuals. The most prominent research that surfaced in the medical journal Diabetes Care recently, provides […]

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Corona In Children – Essential Information For Parents And The Public About The Third Wave

The country’s leading news houses and medical experts already predicted that the 3rd wave is inevitable. As the unlocking phase is slowly rolling out, reckless behavior from the mass can once again skyrocket the number of Covid cases. Thus, it has posed a challenge for the nation’s youth as the vaccination drive is still a […]

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Red Alerts: Signs when you should see a Medicine Doctor

Do I really need to see a doctor? Won’t just the over-the-counter medicines suffice? We all have had these questions in mind when a health issue arises. We often tend to avoid a visit to the doctor and consider over-the-counter medicines our only solution. With the rise of Covid-19 since 2020, many of us have […]

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Are Diabetic People More Prone to Covid and More Predisposed To Fungal Infection Post-Recovery? – All You Need to Know

The impact of Covid-19 has left many with great losses. While we thought the end of 2020 would also be the last sight for such menace, 2021 appears to be having its own set of consequences. The second wave has ripped us apart and is considerably more dangerous than what we had to face last […]

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Mucormycosis or Black Fungus and Covid-Recovered Patients – All you Need to Know

Although India is already fighting to recover from the rise in Covid cases and death and giving an iron fist to the second wave, the storm is yet to get sinister. Covid is yet to leave us and amidst this catastrophe, India reposts a rise in Black fungus cases as well among Covid-recovered patients.  The […]

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