Category: Health Tips

Purple Day 2019: What you need to know about Epilepsy 0

Purple Day 2019: What you need to know about Epilepsy

Epilepsy is a neurological condition occurring due to irregular brain activity resulting in seizures, unexpected behavior, and losing one’s sense of awareness. There is no age and gender for this disorder. For some, epilepsy attacks can lead them towards constantly staring into a wall for a period of time; while for others, it can result in the twitching of the arms and legs. Not all seizure attacks can be determined as a cause of...

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World Tuberculosis Day: What is Tuberculosis and how to prevent it?

Tuberculosis (TB) is an ailment affecting the lungs which occurs a result of the bacteria Mycobacterium tuberculosis. A 2018 September news article quoted the World Health Organization (WHO) Global TB Report which revealed that India accounted for 27% of the 10 million TB afflicted people in the world in 2017. Types of TB: TB is a highly contagious disease where the afflicted person can unintentionally spread it by coughing. It is an “active” disease...

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Eye Health Tips for Safe Diwali

Diwali is the most iconic festival of dazzling light, elegant color and the huge display of fireworks lighting up the dark sky and gives a grand, glorious look. Although it is mesmerizing, fireworks can be unsafe and that can result in an emergency situation during the festive season. After hands and fingers, the most affected body part is the Eye and accounts for mild to severe injuries, and even loss of sight. The leading...