Russian woman who grew beard after son’s birth, finally able to lead normal life successful treatment

What if you had a condition which slowly isolated you from everyone that you loved? It would make your life so difficult that you couldn’t live without a mask to hide your face, making your self-esteem crash. This is what happened to a mother in Russia and it is the story of how she got help and redemption to overcome a rare condition called ‘hirsutism’

Russian woman who grew beard after son’s birth, finally able to lead normal life successful treatmentA mother who grew a beard after giving birth and refused to let her husband kiss her finally ditches the surgical mask she wore at all times, after treatment eliminated her stubble. She is finally able to go outside without a mask for the first time in years after successful treatment for hirsutism. Svetlana Savchenkova, […]

Indian doctor from Pune shows live uterus transplant surgery to the world

Doctors from India, USA, Russia and Israel had come to witness the uterus transplant surgery. The surgery was telecasted live to doctors in Italy. This is the first time that the uterus transplant surgery has been shown live to the world

Indian doctor from Pune shows live uterus transplant surgery to the worldDr Shailesh Puntambekar, who performed India’s first uterus transplant surgery, telecasted a live surgery to 60 doctors on Sunday, July 16 This is the first time the uterus transplant surgery has been telecasted live for doctors. The surgery was shown live in Italy. Doctors from Israel, Harvard Medical School – USA, and Russia had come […]

Doctors advise caution to heart patients while watching football

For football fans, the World Cup should be a time of fun with family and friends. But beware, experts say, it can also sicken or even kill you. Most at risk are patients with known coronary artery disease, it said, or those who find themselves in particularly stressful circumstances

Doctors advise caution to heart patients while watching footballFootball fever has taken over the country, as FIFA World Cup 2018 is in progress. While everyone is rooting for their favourite team or player, doctors have advised caution while watching football matches which can easily get viewers nervous or over-excited. Any excitement can trigger a sudden rise in catacolamin (adrenalin) levels in blood. A […]

Cancer: A growing threat to the health and economy of the country

A study recently published in the Journal of Cancer Epidemiology highlighted the effects of premature deaths caused due to cancer and the loss of productivity caused by it. It revealed that India ranks second among key developing countries in productivity loss, as a result of people suffering from cancer

Cancer: A growing threat to the health and economy of the countryIt is a known fact that cancer is a leading cause of death worldwide, now a recently released report undertaken by the European Short Term Scientific Mission revealed that India ranks second in productivity loss due to the same. The study published in the Journal of Cancer Epidemiology latest edition, focused on the effect of […]

WHO: Ending tuberculosis in the sustainable development era

Global efforts to combat TB have saved an estimated 53 million lives since 2000 and reduced the TB mortality rate by 37 per cent. However, progress in many countries has stalled, global targets are off-track, and persistent gaps remain in TB care and prevention. As a result, TB still kills more people than any other infectious disease

WHO: Ending tuberculosis in the sustainable development eraToday 75 ministers agreed to take urgent action to end tuberculosis (TB) by 2030. The announcement came at the first WHO Global Ministerial Conference on Ending Tuberculosis in the Sustainable Development Era: A Multisectoral Response, which brought together delegates from 114 countries in Moscow. President Vladimir Putin of the Russian Federation opened the Conference, together […]