Category: Doctors Speak

Long-Term Health Consequences of Drug Abuse

Indulging in drug abuse can have serious adverse effects on your mental, physical and behavioral health. The longer your addiction lasts, the greater will be its impacts. As the world stands united against drug abuse on 26th June – the International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking, let us talk about the long-term health […]


Liver Cirrhosis: A Deadly Disease That Requires Immediate Attention

Liver Cirrhosis is a medical condition in which the scar tissues gradually replace the healthy liver cells. It is a disease that develops over several years. If this disease is left untreated for a long time then the buildup of scar tissues can eventually stop liver function. Signs and Symptoms A liver cirrhosis patient may […]


Is there any cure for Vitiligo?

We live in a world where we have set standards for everything, from how much you should be earning to the perfect looks and body. In such a scenario, having unusual appearance due to conditions like vitiligo can have devastating impacts on your psychological and emotional well-being. In order to raise awareness and about vitiligo […]


How to Repair your Liver after Long-Term Alcohol Abuse

Long-term alcohol consumption is the most common cause for liver-related illness, in most cases even leading to death. Being the primary organ to carry out alcohol metabolism, Liver is more prone to get affected by its abuse. Liver condition is considered as a very serious health issue which can lead to lethal outcomes. Although a […]


Dangerous Misconceptions about your Blood Pressure

High blood pressure is a very common condition nowadays which is a result of an unhealthy lifestyle. It is a dangerous disease as it leaves the patient prone to early death from cardiovascular disease including heart attacks, strokes and heart failure. Despite it being highly common, people have developed a lot of myths about its […]


Celebrate Doctor’s Day With Your Favorite Doctor

India celebrates its National Doctor’s Day every year on 1st of July to acknowledge and thank the healthcare fraternity for their tremendous efforts in the medical field. It’s a tribute to all the doctors who have helped take our national healthcare to remarkable heights. National Doctor’s day is a dedication to every doctor who has […]


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 […]


Heat related illness

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Heat related illness occurs as a result of excessive heat. Even a short period of exposure to very high heat can lead to serious problems. Heat waves that occur during summer cause very high rise in the temperature, which can last for days to weeks. This high temperature puts people at risk of developing heat […]