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Added by Doctors Hangout on July 27, 2016 at 11:14pm — 2 Comments

Wound Care Technology

Wound repair and regeneration is a highly complex combination of matrix destruction and reorganization. While major hurdles remain, advances over the past generation have improved the clinician's armamentarium in the medical and surgical management of this problem.the pragmatic use of three of the most commonly employed advanced therapies; namely, bioengineered tissue, negative pressure wound therapy, and hyperbaric oxygen therapy with a focus on the near-term future of wound…

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Added by Ravi Rajput on July 18, 2016 at 1:37pm — No Comments

Veggies That Keep You Young.

Vegetables have always been an integral part of every healthy meal, as they contain nutrients, antioxidants and vitamins, which ensure smoothness of skin and prevent wrinkles. Here are some of those veggies, which would help you maintain your youthful, healthy appearance and visage. Read more to find out about them:

Broccoli: Make sure you have a generous portion of this vegetable when you are on a meal as this green cruciferous vegetable is stuffed with phytonutrients, which reduce…

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Added by DR.MOHAN SHARMA on July 5, 2016 at 12:19pm — 2 Comments

Informed Consent is required to avoid legal suits from the Patient before Hernia Surgery with Mesh!!!

Every surgeon and the hospital now should take an informed consent in writing from the patient before his surgery of hernia repair with mesh.The consent should mention that mesh is a foreign body, it is a piece of synthetic cloth and it is associated with possible complications of a foreign body. Otherwise, the doctors and hospitals may have to face legal suits in future filed by the patients for the damages!!!!

Mesh is widely used in hernia surgery all over the world. Many…

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Added by Mohan Desarda on June 30, 2016 at 12:49pm — 1 Comment

A Complete Guide To 1st Year MBBS Student – Things To Do And Not To Do

I remember the day I knew I was getting admission into a medical college. I was overjoyed and overwhelmed. Couldn’t wait for the professional course to start and finally wear that apron. My dream since I had first thought of being a doctor.Well, you are here reading this. You might just be the me one year ago. Over-enthusiastically Googling for study tips, book lists, memory write ups or just stalking your seniors in 1st year M.B.B.S.I’m sure you must’ve rocked yourCET, come out bang with a… Continue

Added by Suraj Patel on June 14, 2016 at 1:08pm — No Comments

Barley lowers 'bad' cholesterol, lowers heart disease risk Subodh Varma | TNN | Jun 9, 2016, 12.15 PM IST

Barley (known as 'jau' in Hindi) lowers two types of "bad cholesterol" that are linked to heart diseases, a new review study has found. Barley reduced both low-density lipoprotein, or LDL, and non-high-density lipoprotein, or non-HDL, by seven per cent the study, done by St. Michael's Hospital, Toronto, Canada, found. The research review, published today in The European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, included 14 studies on clinical trials conducted in seven countries.

The review…

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Added by DR.MOHAN SHARMA on June 12, 2016 at 9:15am — 2 Comments

Milk and Health - How Milk Promotes Good Health Dt. Nancy Kashyap

It is a universally known fact that milk is good for your health, unless you are lactose intolerant of course. But have you ever taken a close look at what milk really accomplishes for your body? Knowing about the medical advantages of consuming milk can also inspire you to include this nutritious item in your diet on a regular basis.

Astonishing Complexion: A glowing complexion is everyone's dream. And milk keeps your skin to stay supple, delicate and sparkling. This is because of…

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Added by DR.MOHAN SHARMA on June 5, 2016 at 11:10am — 1 Comment

The Benefits Of Having Cucumber Salad With Food Dr. Vishal Dev - Dietitian/Nutritionional.

Cucumbers are used in most healthy salads all over the world, owing to the fact that it contains lots of water and has a cooling and refreshing effect on your system. The cucumber is a member of the plant family which also boasts of watermelon, pumpkin, and squash. And on hot summer days, cucumber salads keep you hydrated whether you consume the vegetable on its own, or drink its juice. Here we will take a look at the many other advantages of having cucumbers, which will surely inspire you…

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Added by DR.MOHAN SHARMA on June 5, 2016 at 4:31am — 1 Comment

When Is The Right Time To Have A Fruit? And Should Avoid It After A Meal? Diet Clinic - Dietitian/Nutritionist Diet Clinic P.G.Dietetics, B.Sc.(Hons) Dietitian/Nutritionist •

Crunchy, juicy, tasty and filled with goodness, fruits are nutrition powerhouses. There are a few statements doing the rounds on the internet that have scared people into believing that fruits can be eaten at certain times only. Let us separate the facts from the myths to put you at ease

Should fruits be eaten on an empty stomach? The argument that myth mongering articles seem to put out there is that fruits are most beneficial if eaten on an empty stomach. This is partially true.…

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Added by DR.MOHAN SHARMA on June 3, 2016 at 9:46pm — 2 Comments

Rafeeq’s Head-Tilt-Chin-Lift Experiment

It is already a known fact that a casualty must be laid down in supine position, keeping the head-tilt-chin-lift position, and give CPR if needed. This position straitens the airway for easy ventilation.

I am happy to introduce an experiment that demonstrates the importance of…

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Added by Dr Muhammed Rafeeque on May 11, 2016 at 8:29pm — No Comments

5 Expert Tips to Choose the Best Primary Care Doctor

When choosing a primary care doctor, your decision is based on a number of factors. Your comfort and peace of mind are extremely important and you want to be able to trust the doctor you choose to handle your health concerns.

Choose the Best Primary Care Doctor

Use these expert tips to choose the best primary care doctor:

  1. Area of…

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Added by Suheir Kilani on May 5, 2016 at 3:30pm — 2 Comments

Ketogenic diets......Part 5

Criticism and controversies

Water-related weight loss

In the first week or two of a low-carbohydrate diet, much of the weight loss comes from eliminating water retained in the body. A ketogenic diet is known to cause dehydration as an early, temporary side-effect.

Exercise

Advocates of LCDs generally dispute any suggestion that such diets cause weakness or exhaustion (except in the first few weeks as the body adjusts), and indeed most highly…

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Added by Ankala Subbarao on May 1, 2016 at 2:23pm — 1 Comment

Ketogenic diets......Part 4

Opinions from major governmental and medical organizations

Opinions regarding low-carbohydrate diets vary throughout the medical and nutritional science communities, yet government bodies, and medical and nutritional associations, have generally opposed this nutritional regimen.

Since 2003, some organizations have gradually begun to relax their opposition to the point of cautious support for low-carbohydrate diets.

American Academy of Family…

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Added by Ankala Subbarao on May 1, 2016 at 2:22pm — No Comments

Ketogenic diets......Part 3

Weight loss: Comparison with other diets.

A 2003 meta-analysis that included randomized controlled trials found that low-CHO diets appear to be at least as effective as low-fat, energy-restricted diets in inducing weight loss for up to one year."

A 2007 JAMA study comparing the…

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Added by Ankala Subbarao on May 1, 2016 at 2:21pm — No Comments

Ketogenic diets.........Part 2

How does LCD work?

A diet very low in starches and sugars induces several adaptive responses. Low blood glucose causes the pancreas to produce glucagon, which stimulates the liver to convert stored glycogen into glucose and release it into the blood. When liver glycogen stores are exhausted, the body starts using fatty acids instead of glucose. The brain cannot use fatty acids for energy, and instead uses ketones produced…

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Added by Ankala Subbarao on May 1, 2016 at 2:21pm — No Comments

Ketogenic diets .....Part 1

Ketogenic diets for obesity are actually Low-carbohydrate diets (LCDs) that restrict carbohydrate (CHO) consumption

Foods high in easily digestible carbohydrates (e.g., sugarbreadpasta) are limited or replaced with…

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Added by Ankala Subbarao on May 1, 2016 at 2:19pm — 2 Comments

NEW DIABETES GUIDELINES.

The American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) and the American College of Endocrinology (ACE) updated their Comprehensive Diabetes Management Algorithm and Executive Summary to guide clinicians in management of type 2 diabetes. The algorithm facilitates development of individualized patient management plans; establishment and maintenance of optimal glycated hemoglobin (HbA1c) and Glycemic control targets; minimization of weight gain and associated complications and management…

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Added by DR.MOHAN SHARMA on April 27, 2016 at 6:14am — 2 Comments

Trends in Indian Healthcare...

The healthcare sector in India is intended to grow at a compounded Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 15 % to touch $158.2 billion in 2017 from $78.6 billion in 2012. Also healthcare spending in India was figured 5 % of gross domestic product (GDP) in 2013 and is anticipated to remain at that level through 2016. Total health care spending in local-currency terms is protruded to rise at an annual rate of over 12 %, from an estimated $96.3 billion in 2013 to $195.7 billion in…

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Added by HarNeedi on April 20, 2016 at 6:35pm — No Comments

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Added by Dayyal Dg on April 11, 2016 at 2:03am — No Comments

Hiring Medical Professionals

Hiring Medical Professionals

Kerala Communications a leading professional recruitment agency of Kerala is hiring following medical professionals to various hospitals in all

districts of Kerala.

• ANAESTHESIA: MD Aneastheiology

• CARDIOLOGIST: DM (CARDIOLOGY)

• GASTROENTEROLOGY : MCh Gastroenterology

• GYNAECOLOGIST (FEMALE): MS OBG / DGO / (DNB) OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY

• PHYSICIAN: MD General Medicine

• NEUROSURGEON : MCh(Neurosurgery)

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Added by Vinod Krishnan on April 6, 2016 at 4:12pm — No Comments

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