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10 FAQs About Cancer

Cancer is a condition in which the body’s cells begin to divide and spread into the surrounding tissues. An accumulation of cancer cells leads to the formation of a tumor which can possibly be malignant. The human body is made up of trillions of cells and cancer can start anywhere within this area. When cancer tumor develops, the cell cycle…

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The Signs And Symptoms Of Stomach Cancer

An uncontrolled growth of cells is termed as a cancer. They are of different types, and one among them is stomach cancer. According to the World Health Organization, 8, 00,000 cancer-related deaths occur each year globally due to stomach cancers. It is the fourth most common cancer worldwide and is hard to diagnose and treat. Here are a few basic facts…

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How To Effectively Quit Smoking Without Relapse?

It is a known fact that smoking is bad for the body, but most people fail to realize that it also affects the health of those around. Quitting smoking can really be difficult, which prompts the smokers to come up with excuses like ‘I am quitting soon’, ‘I am not addicted’, ‘smoking is cool’, ‘it helps me calm down’ and…

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12 Common Misconceptions About Bariatric Surgery

Being overweight or obese is the underlying cause of many serious health conditions like diabetes, hypertension, and cardiovascular diseases. Bariatric surgery is a great solution to lose body weight and begin the path towards a healthier life. Bariatric surgery is an option for people who have a body mass index (BMI) above 40. It is also an option for those…

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What’s Causing Infertility In Both Men And Women?

Infertility indicates the inability to conceive even after trying for more than a year without contraception. Infertility also refers to the inability of an individual to contribute to conception, or to a female who cannot carry a pregnancy. Most of the married women are unable to get pregnant even after one year of unprotected sex. Nearly 12% of women who…

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7 Exercise Routines That Will Help Reduce Belly Fat

Losing belly fat is one of the most challenging aspects of building a better physique. Performing standard crunches is the route most people take in order to achieve a flat belly. However, there is more to losing that persistent fat than just a few sit-ups every day. Here are some routines that truly exercise your midsection and work towards improving…

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Everything You Need To Know About Liver Transplant

Liver is one of the most important organs of the human digestive system. Liver disorders encompass mild to severe ones. When no other medication and treatment can fix your condition, liver transplantation becomes the last and only treatment option. Most times, complete liver failure is what demands a liver transplantation. Liver failure is that stage when most of the liver…

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The Need To Re-Look At the Karnataka Private Medical Establishments Act (KPME Act)

Unfortunately, a lot of controversy and mistrust between the medical fraternity and the government has been generated by the introduction of the KPME act. We witnessed the unusual situation of thousands of doctors, health care workers and representatives of medical establishments taking to the streets (a very unusual situation in the medical fraternity) to request the government to reconsider the…

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Everything You Need To Know About Breast Cancer

New trends in breast cancer surgery: evolution from aggressive and mutilating treatment to conservative approach Breast cancer is currently the most common cancer among women worldwide. Surgery is usually the first line of attack against breast cancer. Today, the aesthetic satisfaction of breast cancer patients coupled with oncological safety is the goal of the modern breast surgeon. The present article…

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