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Anaemia In Men: Possible Causes And Symptoms
Anaemia In Men: Possible Causes And Symptoms

According to the recently published data (2019-20) of the National Family Health Survey (NFHS-5), the percentage of anaemic men has increased from 22.7 per cent to 25 per cent.

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What Is Winter Rash? Causes, Symptoms, Risk Factors And Treatments
What Is Winter Rash? Causes, Symptoms, Risk Factors And Treatments

Winter rash is a skin condition that mainly occurs during the winter season, the time when the temperature drops low, thus causing the skin to get dry and irritated and resulting in a lot of complications.

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National Epilepsy Day 2021: What Is Status Epilepticus? Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis And Treatments
National Epilepsy Day 2021: What Is Status Epilepticus? Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis And Treatments

Status epilepticus is defined as a seizure lasting for more than 30 minutes or repetition of seizure for two or more times without enough recovery of consciousness between the attacks.

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Expert Article: Breast Conservation Surgery - The New Paradigm
Expert Article: Breast Conservation Surgery - The New Paradigm

Cancer is one of the foremost causes of death around the world. Being diagnosed with cancer can shatter your whole world in a split second. Breast Cancer is the most common cancer in India accounting for 14% of cancer in women. Almost one in four women with cancer in the world is diagnosed with breast cancer and half of them are from developing countries. It has been reported that every four minut

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Pyromania, An Impulse To Set Fires: What Are Its Causes, Symptoms And Treatments?
Pyromania, An Impulse To Set Fires: What Are Its Causes, Symptoms And Treatments?

Pyromania is an impulse-control disorder in which a person has an unhealthy obsession to set fires. The setting of fire by pyromaniacs may occur on more than one occasion due to their instinctive impulse independent of will.

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Actor Rajinikanth Undergoes Carotid Artery Revascularization: Everything You Need To Know About The Procedure
Actor Rajinikanth Undergoes Carotid Artery Revascularization: Everything You Need To Know About The Procedure

A carotid endarterectomy, also known as Transcarotid Artery Revascularization (TCAR), is a procedure that removes plaque from the inside of your carotid artery to restore normal blood flow to your brain.

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What Is Trichotillomania Or Hair-Pulling Disorder? Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis And Treatments
What Is Trichotillomania Or Hair-Pulling Disorder? Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis And Treatments

Trichotillomania or hair-pulling disorder, is a type of obsessive-compulsive disorder in which a person has a strong urge or obsession to pull out their own hair repeatedly, leading to hair loss.

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New Delta Plus Variant AY.4.2: Is Vaccine Effective Against It? Everything You Need To Know
New Delta Plus Variant AY.4.2: Is Vaccine Effective Against It? Everything You Need To Know

A sublineage of the SARS CoV 2 Delta variant has been detected in Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra. Named AY.4.2 or VUI-21OCT-01, the variant has been declared as ‘variant under Investigation’ in the UK.

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All You Need To Know About Mosquirix, The First Vaccine For Malaria Approved By The WHO
All You Need To Know About Mosquirix, The First Vaccine For Malaria Approved By The WHO

Mosquirix, generic name RTS,S/AS01 is the first malaria vaccine approved by the World Health Organisation on 6 October 2021. The vaccine is developed by GlaxoSmithKline, in partnership with PATH Malaria Vaccine Initiative.

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Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva: A Disease That Turns Flesh Into Bones
Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva: A Disease That Turns Flesh Into Bones

Fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva (FOP) is a rare disorder in which the tissues and muscle tissues are replaced by bones, constraining movement. With proper medical management, a person with FOP may live up to 40 years.

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Expert Article: Breast Cancer Early Detection, Screening, And Management
Expert Article: Breast Cancer Early Detection, Screening, And Management

Identifying the early signs of breast cancer is very important and can be seen in the form of a rapidly developing breast swelling or lump. Read more about breast cancer here.

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Yami Gautam Opens Up About Her Skin Condition Keratosis Pilaris: Causes, Symptoms And Treatments
Yami Gautam Opens Up About Her Skin Condition Keratosis Pilaris: Causes, Symptoms And Treatments

Recently, Yami Gautam opens up about dealing with and embracing her skin condition called Keratosis Pilaris. It is a common and chronic skin condition that occurs in the upper arms, buttocks, cheeks and thighs.

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Are Nasal Sprays The Future Of COVID-19 Vaccination? 20 New Drugs And 8 Nasal Sprays For COVID-19 Under Trial
Are Nasal Sprays The Future Of COVID-19 Vaccination? 20 New Drugs And 8 Nasal Sprays For COVID-19 Under Trial

Nasal sprays could be the future of COVID-19 vaccination. Nasal vaccine or intranasal vaccine is administered through the nose instead of a needle and have been shown to be more effective than injected vaccines. Read about Nasal Sprays For COVID-19

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What Are Intestinal Worms? Types, Causes, Symptoms, Risk Factors, Diagnosis And Treatments
What Are Intestinal Worms? Types, Causes, Symptoms, Risk Factors, Diagnosis And Treatments

Intestinal worms can lower the quality of life and cause significant mortality. Te infestations of parasitic worms are spread throughout the world and are widely prevalent in countries with poor sanitation and poverty.

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All About Ringworm: Causes, Symptoms, Risk Factors, Diagnosis, Treatments And Prevention
All About Ringworm: Causes, Symptoms, Risk Factors, Diagnosis, Treatments And Prevention

Ringworm, also known as tinea corporis, is a type of fungal skin infection caused by dermatophytes. This is why, ringworm is also known as dermatophytosis or dermatophyte infection.

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R.1 COVID-19 Variant: Everything You Need To Know
R.1 COVID-19 Variant: Everything You Need To Know

What Is the R.1 COVID-19 Variant? Heres what you need to know about the R.1 COVID-19 variant and how to protect yourself from it. Read on.

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What Is Bipolar Disorder? Causes, Symptoms, Risk Factors, Treatments And Prevention
What Is Bipolar Disorder? Causes, Symptoms, Risk Factors, Treatments And Prevention

Bipolar disorder, also known as manic depression, is a complex mental condition that involves dramatic mood swings and uncontrollable behavioural changes. 

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Tiny Antibodies From Llamas Can Potentially Treat COVID-19: Study
Tiny Antibodies From Llamas Can Potentially Treat COVID-19: Study

Tiny Antibodies From Llamas Can Potentially Treat COVID-19. Researchers at the Rosalind Franklin Institute in the UK found that nanobodies -a smaller, simple form of antibody can effectively target the SARS-CoV-2 virus that causes COVID-19.

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How Are Common Eye Diseases Related To Increased Risk Of Dementia?
How Are Common Eye Diseases Related To Increased Risk Of Dementia?

According to a new study published in the British Journal of Ophthalmology, some common eye conditions like age-related macular degeneration (AMD), diabetes-related eye disease (DRED) and cataracts can be independently linked to increased risk of dementia.

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Nocturnal Asthma: Causes, Symptoms, Risk Factors In Children And Treatment
Nocturnal Asthma: Causes, Symptoms, Risk Factors In Children And Treatment

Nocturnal asthma, also termed night-time asthma, is a severe form of the chronic condition. Nocturnal asthma is reported in children too. The symptoms tend to get worse by night and can disrupt sleep and overall quality of life. Read more about nocturnal asthma here.

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What Is Gauchais Reaction, The Art Of Subconsciously Mirroring A Person?
What Is Gauchais Reaction, The Art Of Subconsciously Mirroring A Person?

Gauchais reaction, also known as mirroring or limbic synchrony refers to a behaviour in which a person starts mirroring or imitating another person subconsciously.

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People With These Medical Conditions Should Avoid Eating Papaya
People With These Medical Conditions Should Avoid Eating Papaya

Papaya is a well-known fruit available worldwide and is loaded with vitamins, minerals and phenolic compounds However, this superfood is not healthy or ‘SAFE’ for all people like pregnant women and those with ailments related to kidneys and liver.

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Viral Fever Cases Among Children Rising In Bihar
Viral Fever Cases Among Children Rising In Bihar

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, cases of viral fever among children are rising in Bihar and many of the patients have been hospitalised.

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Dengue 101: Types, Causes, Symptoms, Complications, Treatments, Vaccines And Prevention
Dengue 101: Types, Causes, Symptoms, Complications, Treatments, Vaccines And Prevention

Dengue is a mosquito-borne viral infection caused by the dengue virus and transmitted through mosquitoes of Aedes species. According to CDC, around 0.4 billion people globally get infected with dengue every year.

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What Is Photophobia Or Light Sensitivity? How Is It Different From Photosensitivity?
What Is Photophobia Or Light Sensitivity? How Is It Different From Photosensitivity?

Photophobia was first described as “exposure of the eye to light definitely induces or exacerbates pain”. It is a condition characterised by sensory disturbance triggered due to light.

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How To Identify Fake COVID-19 Vaccines? Health Ministry Issues Guidelines: All You Need To Know
How To Identify Fake COVID-19 Vaccines? Health Ministry Issues Guidelines: All You Need To Know

Health Ministry Issues Guidelines To Identify Fake COVID-19 Vaccines. Here are the Parameters to check the authenticity of Covid-19 vaccines. Read here.

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10 Early Signs Of Dementia You Should Not Ignore
10 Early Signs Of Dementia You Should Not Ignore

Dementia is considered to be a progressive form of memory decline, and the early signs of dementia include confusion, apathy, difficulty completing normal tasks, unable to follow conversations etc. Dementia has no known cure, and the symptoms usually get worse with time.

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Heart Attack Among Young People On A Rise; Know About The Causes And Risk Factors
Heart Attack Among Young People On A Rise; Know About The Causes And Risk Factors

Heart attack among young people is increasing day by day. Causes and risk factors for heart attack in young people include stress, sedentary lifestyle, unhealthy diet, smoking etc. Let’s take a look into the reasons why so many young people are suffering from heart attacks.

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Scrub Typhus; Know About The Cause, Symptoms And Prevention Of The Mystery Fever Reported In UP
Scrub Typhus; Know About The Cause, Symptoms And Prevention Of The Mystery Fever Reported In UP

Uttar Pradesh In India has reported scrub typhus infection. The Orientia tsutsugamushi bacteria cause scrub typhus. Symptoms of scrub typhus are rashes, severe headache, confusion, coma etc. There is no vaccine for scrub typhus, and antibiotics are used for treatment.

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New COVID-19 Variant C.1.2 Found In South Africa: Everything About This New ‘Variant Of Interest’
New COVID-19 Variant C.1.2 Found In South Africa: Everything About This New ‘Variant Of Interest’

A new variant of COVID-19 has been identified by scientists in South Africa. It is known to be a potential ‘Variant of Interest’ and is assigned to the PANGO lineage C.1.2.

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What Happens If Testosterone Is High In Women? Causes, Symptoms And Treatments Of Hyperandrogenemia
What Happens If Testosterone Is High In Women? Causes, Symptoms And Treatments Of Hyperandrogenemia

Though testosterone serves certain vital functions in females, high levels of it can cause adverse effects such as infertility, heart diseases, menstrual irregularity, diabetes and male characteristics.

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COVID In India May Enter Endemic Stage: What Is An Endemic? Endemic Vs Epidemic Vs Pandemic
COVID In India May Enter Endemic Stage: What Is An Endemic? Endemic Vs Epidemic Vs Pandemic

COVID In India May Enter Endemic Stage. India might be entering the endemic stage of the coronavirus pandemic. What is an endemic? Difference between a pandemic, endemic and epidemic.

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COVID-22: Everything You Need To Know About The 'Deadlier Than Delta' Variant
COVID-22: Everything You Need To Know About The 'Deadlier Than Delta' Variant

COVID-22, this new variant is said to be deadlier than the delta variant. Although Dr Reddys claims regarding COVID-22 is grounded in facts, many health experts have criticised them. Read to know more about COVID-22.

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What Are COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Shots? Will They Help From Emerging Variants? Everything To Know
What Are COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Shots? Will They Help From Emerging Variants? Everything To Know

As per the latest news from the United States, the country will begin the distribution of COVID-19 vaccine booster shots next month, after the evaluation of the new data showing the waning of coronavirus vaccine efficacy over time.

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COVID-19: Is Hair Shedding A Common Post-Complication Among The Patients? Causes And Treatments
COVID-19: Is Hair Shedding A Common Post-Complication Among The Patients? Causes And Treatments

Recently, a famous Canadian rapper, songwriter and singer Aubrey Drake Graham said in an interview that he had experienced hair shedding post COVID-19. The medical term for hair shedding is telogen effluvium.

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What Is Serotonin Syndrome? Causes, Symptoms, Complications And Treatments
What Is Serotonin Syndrome? Causes, Symptoms, Complications And Treatments

Serotonin syndrome, also known as serotonin toxicity, is a life-threatening condition caused by the buildup of too much serotonin in the body due to the use of serotonergic drugs.

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First Confirmed Case Of Puffer Fish Poisoning In India, Everything You Need To Know
First Confirmed Case Of Puffer Fish Poisoning In India, Everything You Need To Know

Recently, the first confirmed case of puffer fish poisoning has been identified in India. Puffer fish is a type of fish which is well-known as a deadly source of food poisoning associated with high mortality rates up to 60 per cent.

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Eta Variant Of COVID-19 Found In Karnataka: All You Need To Know
Eta Variant Of COVID-19 Found In Karnataka: All You Need To Know

A new COVID-19 variant named Eta has been detected in an individual based in Mangaluru (Karnataka). Reports say that he was confirmed with this variant type on 5 August, four months after he had travelled back from Dubai.

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What Is Marburg Virus Disease? Everything You Need To Know
What Is Marburg Virus Disease? Everything You Need To Know

The World Health Organization (WHO) has confirmed the first case of Marburg disease, caused by the Filoviridae virus. Read about the symptoms, causes, risks and treatment for marburg virus disease.

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What Is Cibophobia Or Fear Of Food? Types, Causes, Symptoms, Complications And Treatments
What Is Cibophobia Or Fear Of Food? Types, Causes, Symptoms, Complications And Treatments

Cibophobia is a strange type of phobia that is related to the fear of food. The exact cause of cibophobia is still unknown, but could be due to episodes of emotional experience or emotional trauma relating to foods.

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What Are Delusions Of Grandeur (A False Belief Of Superiority)? Causes, Symptoms And Treatments
What Are Delusions Of Grandeur (A False Belief Of Superiority)? Causes, Symptoms And Treatments

Delusions of grandeur, also known as grandiose delusions, is a type of delusion in which the patient believes that they are a famous celebrity or have some kind of supernatural powers.

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Cancer Centre Successfully Initiates Neuro-Monitoring Technique For Spinal Cord Surgery, A First In Mumbai
Cancer Centre Successfully Initiates Neuro-Monitoring Technique For Spinal Cord Surgery, A First In Mumbai

HCG Cancer Centre Borivali successfully initiates d wave spinal neuro-monitoring technique for enhanced safety of spinal cord surgery, a first in Mumbai. Harshali was brought to with difficulty in walking. A multidisciplinary team of specialists consisting of medical oncologists, surgical oncologist, pathologists, radiologists, and anesthetists provided optimal and supportive care to the patient.

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Vitamin E Deficiency: Causes, Symptoms, Complications, Diagnosis And Treatments
Vitamin E Deficiency: Causes, Symptoms, Complications, Diagnosis And Treatments

Vitamin E deficiency is characterised by insufficient amount of vitamin E in the body. It is a nutrient-deficient condition in which the body has run out of vitamin E for some time due to the intake of less vitamin E rich foods or due to certain diseases or medicines.

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What Is A DNA Vaccine? How Is It Different From Other Vaccine Types?
What Is A DNA Vaccine? How Is It Different From Other Vaccine Types?

DNA vaccines are third-generation vaccines that include the use of engineered DNA plasmids. Many studies say that among the other technologies available for the development of vaccines, DNA vaccines can be promising among all conventional vaccine types.

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What Is Carpal Tunnel Syndrome? Is Work From Home Increasing The Risk?
What Is Carpal Tunnel Syndrome? Is Work From Home Increasing The Risk?

Carpal tunnel syndrome is one of the most common problems affecting the hand. People with this condition may feel pain, numbness and general weakness in the hand and wrist.

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Can The Same Person Have Different Coloured Eyes? Causes, Symptoms And Treatment Of Heterochromia
Can The Same Person Have Different Coloured Eyes? Causes, Symptoms And Treatment Of Heterochromia

Heterochromia is an ocular condition characterised by different coloured eyes or irises of the same person. It is a rare condition of the eyes. In India, the prevalence of different coloured eyes is however, less compared to other countries.

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Norovirus Outbreak In The UK: Symptoms, Prevention And Everything You Need To Know
Norovirus Outbreak In The UK: Symptoms, Prevention And Everything You Need To Know

Norovirus, also known as the vomiting bug, has been reported in the United Kingdom. Symptoms of norovirus are diarrhoea and vomiting. It spreads easily through contaminated food and direct contact with an infected person. Norovirus in babies can be risky. Read more about norovirus here.

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Monkeypox Reported In The US: Know About The Rare Disease And How It Is Different From Smallpox
Monkeypox Reported In The US: Know About The Rare Disease And How It Is Different From Smallpox

A rare case of human monkeypox was detected in Texas, US, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Monkeypox is a rare but potentially serious viral illness, and symptoms of monkeypox are flu-like illness and swelling of the lymph nodes.

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Doctors Remove 82 Teeth From Teenager Due To Rare Tumour Complex Odontoma, Know More
Doctors Remove 82 Teeth From Teenager Due To Rare Tumour Complex Odontoma, Know More

Recently, a 17-year-old teenage boy named Nitish Kumar from Bihar’s Arrah district had undergone a surgery of three hours due to a rare tumour in his mouth called complex odontoma.

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Rajasthan Man Sleeps 300 Days A Year Due To Rare Disorder: Know More Here
Rajasthan Man Sleeps 300 Days A Year Due To Rare Disorder: Know More Here

Called ‘Kumbhakarna’ by his neighbours, 42-year-old Purkharam, a resident of Bhadwa village in Rajasthan, sleeps 300 days a year due to a rare condition called axis hypersomnia. While most people sleep approximately 6.5 to 8 hours daily in a single period, Purkharam sleeps for 25 days at a stretch.

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