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June 21, 2019
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What Are The Benefits of Yoga? And Best Time To Do Yoga Practice

Yoga is usually understood as being limited to asanas or poses, and the advantages of yoga are associated with only physical well-being. However, yoga is also known for helping people manage stress and has many health benefits.

August 20, 2019
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Vitamin D: Deficiency Symptoms, Benefits, Causes, Foods and Sources

Vitamin D is an essential vitamin for humans. The human body requires Vitamin D for regulating body minerals such as phosphorus and calcium, and also for the vital function of maintaining proper bone structure.

August 1, 2019
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Breastfeeding Importance and Problems For Newborn and Mother 

Breastfeeding is nature’s way of providing newborns with a powerful and complete source of nutrition. Breastfeeding is also known to help mothers recover quickly from the many ‘side effects’ of childbirth.

July 26, 2019
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Dengue Symptoms, Tests, Causes, and Prevention.

Dengue (pronounced den-gee) is a mosquito borne viral disease that can lead to severe illness, which can potentially be fatal. Also referred to as Breakbone Fever, Dengue is caused by four different viruses, and is transmitted by Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus - varieties of mosquitoes that are found nearly everywhere on the planet.

July 15, 2019
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Are You Under Stress or Suffering From Depression? It’s Time to Know the Difference.

Want to skip the evening gym session because you’re still reeling from a bad client presentation at work? Relax – the feeling will pass. After all, you’re probably just a little stressed out. But if you find a strange aversion towards all things

June 10, 2019
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Differences Between Screening Tests, Diagnostic Tests And Case Finding

A lot of times, we are confused between the major differences of diagnostics test, screening tests and case finding. The primary purpose of screening tests is to identify early risk factors for illness in people.

July 27, 2019
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Chikungunya: Symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and prevention.

The Chikungunya virus is brought on by the bite of a mosquito. While not fatal or contagious (normally), the symptoms - fever and joint pain – can be acute, and the suffering can be long lasting. There was a time when Chikungunya was considered a ‘tropical illness’. Today, however, its incidence has been recorded in over a quarter of the world’s countries, including India.

April 14, 2019
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Increasing Blood Test Accuracy by Dry Chemistry Technology

Dry Chemistry is a technology for biochemistry which minimizes the use of water, hence eliminating water as a source of error. 

August 17, 2019
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Ultrasound: Purpose, Uses, Procedure, Risks and Costs.

An Ultrasound is a Test procedure in which high frequency sound waves (sonar and radio technology) are used to create ‘pictures’ of the inside of the body. Sonography refers to a medical test that is conducted with the help of an Ultrasound Device.

July 29, 2019
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Fever symptoms not to ignore and types of fever during the rainy season.

This monsoon, as you dig into your favourite samosa and tea, make sure you spare a thought for your health. For the monsoon will bring with it much more than magical drops from the heavens and refreshingly cooler climes. Stay alert to the onset of fever too - from germs, infections (both viral and bacterial) and diseases (both air & water borne) that will be populating the air.