Smoking is a practice in which a substance is burned and the resulting smoke breathed in to be tasted and absorbed into the bloodstream. Most commonly the substance is the dried leaves of the tobacco plant which have been rolled into a
The heart is a muscular organ about the size of a closed fist that functions as the body’s circulatory pump. Myocardial infarction (MI) or acute myocardial infarction (AMI), commonly known as a heart attack occurs when blood flow stops to part of the heart causing
Hair is the most essential adornment of a human body, which enhances its splendour. There is an average of 1,50,000 strands on a human head. They have to fight almost every day with pollution, sun, dust, wind and a variety of beauty products.
Heatstroke occurs when body temperature is too high due to excessive heat exposure. Heatstroke is a life-threatening condition that needs to be treated immediately. Any delay could result in fatal. It is a condition marked by fever and often by unconsciousness, caused
Question : I have stone on left side Kidney, which sizes from 8 to 9 mm..Please suggest me any remedy to reduce my pain. – Sridevi, Chennai. Answer : Kidney stone less than 5mm in Urethra wil be passed
Question : Watering of eyes 4-5 times a day. Whether it is usual or am i suppose to consult a doctor ? Please give me a remedy. – Ashish, Chennai Answer : Your problem is watering of eye.
Green tea has been used as a medicine for thousands of years, originating in China but widely used throughout Asia this beverage has a multitude of uses from lowering blood pressure to preventing cancer. The reason that green tea has
Question: I have been advised circumcision as a cure for balanitis. I would like to know if that is the only solution. – Jude Michael, Chennai. Answer: So many treatment options for balanitis available. First we have to identify the cause.
Question: Hai doctor,my friend has got injury in his knee while playing football.MRI says that he has complete ACL tear and partial MCL tear in his knee.he is now using knee brace. what will happen to his knee? and what
Question: last two days nose and throat pain. when deep cough some drop blood come. what is the reason – Sugumaran, chennai. Answer: Blood striked sputum while cough may frighten patients. It may be caused by many conditions from simple