After unseasonal rains, Pune witnesses a spike in viral and bacterial cases

The sudden temperature fluctuations is taking a toll on people’s health. It can increase the risk of viral fever and infections

After unseasonal rains, Pune witnesses a spike in viral and bacterial casesThe cases of viral and bacterial diseases have increased in the city. As the rains have now stopped, many children, especially those with low immunity, are suffering from viral flu. Doctors say that cases of viral flu and bacterial infections related to the stomach have recently increased in the last couple of days. While speaking […]

Topsy-turvy weather wreaks havoc on the health of Mumbaikars

Do you wake up to a sunny morning, commute during a hot and humid afternoon and leave work on a rainy evening? If the answer to this question is yes, then you are among the millions of Mumbaikars who are dealing with this bizarre weather pattern

Topsy-turvy weather wreaks havoc on the health of MumbaikarsThis has been the routine for the past two days in Mumbai. The sudden change in weather has taken a toll on Mumbaikars health. A lot of Mumbaikars are complaining of viral fever and civic-run hospitals are witnessing a surge in patients suffering from fever-related ailments. Since the past few days, Mumbaikars are battling with […]

Know how to safeguard your child this monsoon

Rain has created havoc in Mumbai, and illness in children also begins to increase during this time as they are suddenly exposed to a huge fluctuation in the temperature and humidity and thus a considerably larger number of germs that the body has to fight against

Know how to safeguard your child this monsoonExperts are witnessing cases of viral fever, dengue, malaria, diarrhoea and respiratory infections in children, and have also warned that even leptospirosis cases may come up. Hence, experts suggest parents to take care of children by making the house mosquito-proof, ensuring adequate hydration, giving them boiled water, and avoid eating street food. Mumbai may come […]

Know about what causes ‘viral infections’ and how to prevent them

While we all love to get drenched in the first rains of the season and enjoy the lovely weather, we must also take due care to remain healthy and keep ourselves safe from the increased prevalence of viral infections these days

Know about what causes ‘viral infections’ and how to prevent themThe number of viruses and the infections they cause is truly increasing. They cause diseases ranging from the common cold, sore throat, skin infections, allergies, diarrhoea to dengue fever and meningitis. What does ‘viral fever’ mean? Diseases caused by viruses ranging from the common cold, flu spread quickly and widely among people when there is […]

Pune witnesses a rise in cases of viral fever with the onset of summer  

A combination of wide temperature swings and the onset of summer has led to an increase of viral bronchitis infection and viral fever related cases in Pune

Pune witnesses a rise in cases of viral fever with the onset of summer  While the temperature in Pune has been fluctuating from intense cold to unrelenting heat, doctors have been witnessing a rise in cases of viral fever across the city. Doctors stated that people need to take precautionary measures in order to avoid health issues which are brought on due to the onset of summer. They said […]

Impact of viral infections on diabetics

Dr Tejal Lathia, a consultant endocrinologist at Hiranandani Hospital, Vashi shares how viral fever can have an impact on diabetes

Impact of viral infections on diabeticsThere is an intricate relationship between the viruses and diabetes. A virus is a microscopic organism, which leads to commonly occurring diseases like cold, cough, diarrhoea, and also, diseases like dengue as well. Viral infections are common in young children and the elderly. There are very few medicines that work in viral infections. Diabetes mellitus […]

Viral infection keeps Mumbai on its toes

Viral fever cases are on rise in Mumbai. Majority of the people are admitted due to viral fever. From 1st to 15th August, 4339 patients suffering from viral fever were admitted in various MCGM Hospitals. Fever, runny nose, sore throat, cough, hoarseness, and muscle aches are some common symptoms of viral infection. Many people are visiting doctors with these symptoms but on the backdrop of the swine flu outbreak, doctors are not taking any chances

Viral infection keeps Mumbai on its toesViral fever cases are on rise in Mumbai. Majority of the people are admitted due to viral fever. From 1st to 15th August, 4339 patients suffering from viral fever were admitted in various MCGM Hospitals. If you take a closer look, you will notice several people who have fever, body aches, and runny noses. Doctors are […]