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Killer Fats!

killer trans fat The recent IPL finals saw a group of friends yelling their lungs out supporting their team and at the same time gorging on fried, oily and greasy junk food. But all that yelling and gorging on junk food could not save their team from losing! However these youngsters also lost something that day – a small percentage of their health.   How? . . .

World Malaria Day - Beat the Bite!

'Sardi, Khaasi naa Malaria huan...' goes a popular Bollywood song, but one should know that Malaria is no laughing or singing matter! With Malaria accounting for 1 Million deaths worldwide, most of them being from countries such as South Africa, India, Bangladesh, China, South America etc, we should be worried about Malaria, this world malaria day. The old saying of ‘Prevention . . .

This World Earth Day, Go green and get healthy!

Get healthy this world earth day With the entire world paying homage to the Earth today on the occassion of the World Earth Day, we at Medimanage.com decided to do something different and came up with eco – friendly ways to achieve health without causing much harm to the Earth! With a bit of research we came up with ways which would not only make you . . .

Lobsters for Paralysis ?

lobsters are being seen as a possible cure for paralysis In what seems like heaven sent news for Sea food lovers, researchers at the Centre for Paralysis Research in Indiana have begun research on the topic of paralysis prevention by using lobsters! This was after scientists discovered that a simple sugar found in the lobsters shell is useful in repairing damaged spinal cords. The sugar found in the shell would be . . .

All about Low Blood Pressure

low blood pressure should not be ignored in summers On a recent visit to a doctor we noticed a little kid become enamored by the doctor’s blood pressure monitor, which is usually the first thing that any doctor picks up, when it comes to a checkup. While it was an endearing sight, it also bought to fore the importance of blood pressure, most importantly low blood pressure that is . . .

Wake up to the checkup!

checkups are important as they help detect underlying conditions Many Indian women avoid getting a daily routine checkup done for the fear of the discovery of a serious medical condition! While this may sound ridiculous, it is quite true and sad as these routine medical checkups often end up saving lives which would have otherwise been lost to ignorance. A recent example of the same would be women’s tennis legend, . . .

8 Tips to get Healthy this World Health Day!

Many people would give an arm and a leg to achieve good health without having to exercise, eat right, sleep right and so on… In fact now-a-days, everyone wants that 'one' exlusive short cut to good health! So, we at Medimanage.com decided to go ahead and do just that on this ‘WORLD HEALTH DAY’. We went ahead and simplified the puzzle that is good health for you by asking 8 top, leading health experts from around India about the one health tip they would give you on World Health Day, which would set you on the path towards a healthier you! Dr. Panda, Vice Chairman and Cardio Vascular Thoracic Surgeon, Asian Heart Institute. healthy heart this world health dayMany people would give an arm and a leg to achieve good health without having to exercise, eat right, sleep right and so on… In fact now-a-days, everyone wants that 'one' exlusive short cut to good health! So, we at Medimanage.com decided to go ahead and do just that on this ‘WORLD HEALTH DAY’. We went ahead and simplified the puzzle . . .

Exercise during Pregnancy for Smaller and Healthier babies!

exercise during pregnancy for smaller babies Childhood obesity is a fast rising problem in today’s children. While chubby and plump kids look really cute, this obesity poses a great number of health risks for the child when he/she grows up. The main risk factor being childhood obesity is a recurring problem and haunts the person through his adult life! But according to recent reports, exercising when the . . .

Health Insurance Renewal made easy!

IRDA's newly issued guidelines beneficial for the consumer All hail the IRDA for it has come to the rescue of consumers! According to new guidelines issued by the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority (IRDA) on the 2nd of April, 2010, it has become mandatory for health insurance companies to now renew health insurance policies irrespective of the payments already made by the health insurance company against the claims. In . . .

Bitter Pill

differential pricing is not helping the common man How do you normally feel when you buy a certain thing for an X amount of price and your friend buys the same thing for a price much lesser than you? Cheated, right! Now imagine the same thing happening in medicine prices across India, where certain same medicines are being sold under different brands with a considerable difference in their . . .

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