Sleeve Gastrectomy and Gastric Bypass are two commonly performed bariatric surgeries. Higher BMI can lead to serious weight-related health problems, such as type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure or severe sleep apnea.
Trigeminal neuralgia (TN) is a painful condition associated with the face. It is a disease of the trigeminal nerve that supplies the nerves to the face.
The appendix is a vestigial organ connected to the opening of the large intestine or colon. It is a thin and elongated organ and is a few centimeters long. It is located on the right side of the abdomen below the umbilicus (belly button).
Being well-informed about the whys and wherefores of cancer & staying attuned to your body can help you in preventing cancer. Early diagnosis generally increases the chances of successful treatment by focusing on detecting symptoms as early as possible
India has an alarmingly high number of people who are obese. In past 10 years, the number of obese people has doubled in the country, according to the National Family Health Survey (NFHS-4).
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) is a tissue that connects the femur (thigh bone) to tibia (shin bone). The ACL is one of the major ligaments of the knee.
Gallstones are the solid concretions varying in different sizes and shapes. These are formed in the gallbladder and appear to be the hardened deposits of the digestive fluid.
Women tend to neglect their health while caring for their family and are losing the battle of life to cancer every year. The biggest challenge is that many are diagnosed late and reach a point where they become either untreatable or are harder to treat
A lack of blood supply to the tissue within the bone leads to its death called Avascular necrosis or osteonecrosis. It can sometimes lead to tiny breaks within the structure of the bone and eventually its collapse.
Weight loss surgery is known to increase the chance to get pregnant. It is recommended to wait at least 1 year after the surgery, and a person should plan for a pregnancy only after seeing improved results of the surgery.