The 3rdmost common cancer in India after lung cancer and mouth cancer is prostate cancer. It has been on the rise since 1990 and it is estimated that there were 899,100 new cases and 258,100 deaths from prostate cancer in 2008, globally.
The festival of colours and joy has finally arrived. While on the positive side you have fond memories of gulal, rain dancing, and pichkaris, but there are other problems which you might face pertaining to skin, hair and eye allergies. Moreover, you can’t just ignore the tons of calories which add up to the bulges. So this Holi, let’s pledge to make it better and ‘swachh’ for everyone around.
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) or in Hindi we call it “Kaladama” as deposition of black tar occur in the lungs. This is different from asthma (dama).
Many patients are not sure of the symptoms of heart attack; hence delay in responding and reaching hospital. Some of the most common warning symptoms of a heart attack are chest pain or discomfort in the centre of the chest or left arm.