COVID-19 doesn’t only infect Lungs but also Kidneys: Experts say

25-50% of the people infected with COVID-19 reported to develop symptoms of Acute Kidney Injury (AKI) The unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic has almost opened a pandora’s box. Besides other challenges, it has been testing the current healthcare systems. Among the COVID-19 infected people, quite a few have developed kidney abnormalities in otherwise healthy kidneys. A few […]

The involuntary abnormal postures could be a sign of dystonia

Everyone likes to have control over their lives or at least over their bodies. However, at times, things do get out of control but it’s more disturbing when it is about our health and our body. This happens in some of those conditions in which our muscles behave involuntarily. One such condition is known as […]

Tips to prepare for the KCET exam

Authored by Dr. Sridhar G, Founder, Deeksha Students across the country have been gearing up for competitive exams and now have extra time on their hands to prepare due to the lock-down. Although there is uncertainty about the new dates, it is important that students focus on the benefits of the situation. This extra time […]

Tips to Prevent and Treat Palm Rashes

Tips to Prevent and Treat Palm Rashes

Contributed by Dr. Sravya Chowdary Tipirneni, Consultant Dermatologist and Cosmetologist, Columbia Asia Hospital Whitefield  There has been so much emphasis for the past month about hand hygiene due to COVID-19 pandemic.  Also there has been a huge spike of people suffering from rashes on their palms.  This is enough proof about how this is the one […]

If left untreated, thyroid could lead to severe muscle disease

Contributed by Dr.Abhijit Bhograj, Consultant Endocrinologist, Columbia Asia Hospital Hebbal Our body is made up of a complex and numerous set of organs, muscles, tissues, and glands that help us function. The outer appearance might look simple but below the skin, there is a lot that is going on and a lot that needs careful […]

Cancer and Corona Virus – Things cancer patients need to know

Authored by Dr Vijay Agarwal, Lead & Sr. Consultant – Medical Oncology & Haematology, Aster CMI Hospital The new respiratory illness which is commonly referred as “coronavirus” or COVID-19 has affected the lives of millions of people across the globe. In order to restrict the spread of the disease, people have been advised to work […]

THE GATE ACADEMY, Bangalore receives a splendid response after the launch of their Free Coaching Initiative during the lockdown

Bangalore-based GATE Coaching Institute, THE GATE ACADEMY, had taken an initiative around a month ago. It had made its video lectures and other digital contents available to GATE aspirants and 2nd, 4th & 6th semester students, completely free. The idea was to help students learn and not miss the coaching in the lockdown situation. This […]

Trio world school amid the lockdown continues to groom their students through digital technology

Trio World School successfully has launched online classes for its students from grade 3 to 7. The School has been efficiently leveraging digital technology and collaboration tools to ensure students continue to learn while staying safe at home. The online sessions have witnessed the total attendance of students and have enhanced the confidence of the teachers […]

Thousands of Candidates Appear for IIHM’s First E-Chat Home Online Exam for Hospitality

Thousands of Candidates Appear for IIHM’s First E-Chat Home Online Exam for Hospitality

The International Institute of Hotel Management (IIHM), one of the leading and finest Hospitality Education Institutions in the country, created history with the first phase of the E-Chat Home Online Exam, on 14th, 15th and 16th April. Thousands of candidates appeared for the Online E-Chat exam from the comfort of their homes. The online process was extremely successful […]

A fist full of nuts for good Health

A fist full of nuts for good Health

Contributed by Ms. Pavithra N Raj, Chief Dietician, Columbia Asia Referral Hospital Yeshwanthpur Mornings can usually make or break our day, isn’t it? How our mornings unfold tend to affect our entire rest of the day, hence it’s important to start your mornings fresh, happy and healthy to have a good day. We have heard […]