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OSTEOPOROSIS AND BONE HEALTH – CAUSES AND PRECAUTIONS

Article written by : Dr Sudipto Mukherjee DNB (Ortho) New Delhi Consultant Orthopaedics & Traumatologist Peerless Hospital Why is bone health important? Our bones are continuously changing — new bone is made and old bone is broken

TRAUMA CARE AND THE NEED OF “THE GOLDEN HOUR”

Article written by : Dr Somnath De MS Clinical Director, Dept of Orthopaedics and Traumatology Peerless Hospital An emergency medical facility even a few years ago in the country, trauma care has come a long way in

HEALTH WORKER SAFETY : A PRIORITY FOR PATIENT SAFETY

Article written by : Dr. Subhrojyoti Bhowmick MD (Pharmacology), FISQua (UK) Clinical Director, Academics, Research & Quality Our Commitment towards a Patient safe Hospital on this World Patient safety day 2020 Patient safety is a discipline that emphasizes safety in hospitals through

DENTAL & ORAL HEALTH

Article written by : Dr. Bishnupada Samanta BDS (WBUHS) Consultant Dental Surgeon ( General Dentistry ) What is Oral Health? Dental & Oral Health is defined as a state of being free from mouth and facial pain,

LIFE IS PRECIOUS : LIVE IT

Article written by : Dr. Anindita Chatterjee, PhD (Clinical Psychology) Consultant Clinical Psychologist and Coordinator Child Guidance Rajiv, a 17 year old boy who was topper in his class and school was loved by all his friends,

PHYSIOTHERAPY FOR COVID 19 PATIENTS

Article written by : Mr. Sudipta Bhowmik Executive Physiotherapist Mr. Kalyan Roy Executive Physiotherapist   In the present scenario of healthcare area, a good number of COVID 19 patients are getting admitted in the hospitals. A certain

OBESITY AND DIET

Article written by : Subarnita Mukherjee Senior Dietitian M.sc in Dietetics and Community Nutrition Management (V.U.) Certified Diabetic Educator Obesity is a major public health problem and is gradually taking a shape of an epidemic in both

LIVING WITH HOPE – A NUTRITION JOURNEY IN CANCER

Article written by : Binita Biswas Senior Executive Dietitian Post Graduate Diploma in Dietetics and applied Nutrition (J.U.) Cancer is a term used to refer malignant neoplasms or tumors. It is caused by mutation or abnormal activation

HYPERTENSION AND DIETARY MANAGEMENT

Article written by : Subarnita Mukherjee Senior Dietitian M.sc in Dietetics and Community Nutrition Management (V.U.) Certified Diabetic Educator Globalization and economic progress have been accompanied with an increase in the incidence of non-communicable illness, hypertension is

NUTRITIONAL MANAGEMENT OF CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE

Article written by : Banita Bose Senior Executive Dietitian M.sc in Dietetics and Community Nutrition Management ( V.U.) Certified Diabetic Educator The term “heart disease” is often used interchangeably with the term “cardiovascular disease.” According to WHO