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Using different cooking oils can balance vitamins in our body

Using different cooking oils can balance vitamins in our body

Contributed by Ms. Pavithra N Raj, Chief Dietician, Columbia Asia Referral Hospital Yeshwanthpur Fats and oils are generally required for the absorption of fat soluble vitamin like A, D, E,…

Maintaining proper lifestyle and quality life can help tackle Arthritis without surgery

Maintaining proper lifestyle and quality life can help tackle Arthritis without surgery

India, at present, bears a leaping burden of arthritis, the prevalence of which is higher than several chronic conditions like Diabetes, AIDS and cancer. Recent data reveals that in India,…

Sankara Eye Hospital successfully treats a 24 yr old suffering from extremely rare eye tumour

Sankara Eye Hospital successfully treats a 24 yr old suffering from extremely rare eye tumour

24-year-old Ganesh (name changed), a marketing executive, hailing from Tamil Nadu, spent months together running from pillar to post looking for treatment for a mass lesion that he had developed…

Columbia Asia Hospital Whitefield doctors help 11-month baby survive a severe, rare case of cerebrovascular complication

Columbia Asia Hospital Whitefield doctors help 11-month baby survive a severe, rare case of cerebrovascular complication

It can never be stressed enough how sensitive infants are. Their bodies and immune systems take time to adjust to the new world that they are born into, which is…

Significance of Sankranti Food

Contributed by Ms.Pavithra N Raj, Chief Dietician, Columbia Asia Referral Hospital Yeshwanthpur Sankranti is generally called as Harvest Festival, which is celebrated in mid-winter. Winter is the time for viral…

Skin care during holiday season

Skin care during holiday season

Contributed by Dr. Sravya C Tipirneni, Consultant Dermatologist & Cosmetologist, Columbia Asia Hospital Whitefield With temperatures plummeting throughout most of the country, I continue to be bombarded with questions surrounding…

Allergies and strong gusts of wind can trigger Thunderstorm Asthma

Allergies and strong gusts of wind can trigger Thunderstorm Asthma

Contributed by Dr Hirenappa Udnur, Consultant – Pulmonology, Columbia Asia Hospital Hebbal Breathing is the most basic essentiality that we need to be alive but at times due to outside sources or…

Cardiac Care 2019 and Way Forward: India has witnessed significant advancement in cardiac care with its novel surgical techniques and preventive programs

Cardiac Care 2019 and Way Forward: India has witnessed significant advancement in cardiac care with its novel surgical techniques and preventive programs

Authored by Dr. Ganeshakrishnan Iyer, Lead Consultant, CTVS Surgery, Aster CMI Hospital Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is dreaded by many as it happens to be the top killer worldwide among several…

Eat right across all ages

Eat right across all ages

Article by Edwina Raj – Senior Dietitian – Aster CMI Hospital The Twenties During the 20’s a major transition from teenage to adulthood takes place with a change in lifestyle…

Do not ignore symptoms of headache among kids

Do not ignore symptoms of headache among kids

Contributed by Dr. Sundar C Ingaleshwar, Consultant – Paediatric Intensivist, Columbia Asia Referral Hospital Yeshwanthpur Headache is a prevalent clinical ailment that is prevalent in all age groups. Even children…