Missing a beat… not so romantic (arrhythmia)

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The proverbial ‘missing/skipping of heart beat’ by sight or fond remembrance of loved one is a romantic thing. However, in context of cardiovascular health, things are not as pleasing. Heart beats in each of us constantly from the time the foetus is ten weeks old in its mother’s womb to the time one takes his […]


Don’t bow down in front of neurological diseases- Treat them under expert guidance

Our nervous system comprises of brain, spinal cord and the nerves. Together, they perform various important functions in our body like they are responsible for the movements, speaking, breathing, sensing, listening, learning etc. If anything goes wrong with the nervous system, then whole body is affected as it is not able to respond to various […]


Whole body pains- it can be fibromyalgia

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Fibromyalgia is a disorder of musculoskeletal system which causes diffuse pain all around the joints and muscles. This does not involve only one part of body like shoulder or knee only but whole body is affected. There is pain even on lightly touching the affected area. Patient has decreased appetite and always fatigued. For those […]


Knee implants prices capped- benefit to patients by Dr. Gaurav Bhardwaj, Chief Knee & Hip Replacement & Arthroscopy Surgery, PSRI Hospital, New Delhi

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An interesting news in today newspapers about government of India through National Pharmaceuticals Pricing Authority capping the prices of knee implants. As had been done in cases of cardiac stents there had been reports of profiteering in the implants and panel had been working to streamline the process. Since last evening, when this news came […]


What your liver want!!  Tips for a healthy liver. By Dr. Manoj Gupta, Surgical Gastroenterology & Liver Transplantation, PSRI Hospital,New Delhi

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  Good Health Is The Best Wealth! To safeguard the best wealth, you must protect your crucial organs. One such organ is liver. Your liver is a key player in your body’s digestive system. It’s an organ you could easily damage if you don’t take good care of it. There’s nothing tricky about keeping your […]


Myths about live donor liver transplant by Dr. Neeraj Chaudhary, Surgical Gastroenterology & Liver Transplantation, PSRI Hospital

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 Myths and facts about live donor  How will I live once they remove my whole liver out? As it is impossible to live without a liver, your surgical team will not be doing this. During liver donation in a living individual, it is not the whole liver but only a part of the liver […]


liver cancer / tumor

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The general perception about liver cancer is that it is the last stage of disease, and a patient detected with liver tumor has little life remaining. This was how I was taught when I was a medical student. Over the years as a liver surgeon, I have seen the management of liver tumors evolve- both […]