Category Archives: LifeStyle

Understanding the factors leading to childhood obesity

Childhood obesity is a serious medical condition that affects children and adolescents where the child is significantly overweight for his or her age and height. It is a very common condition affecting more than 10 million cases per year in India. Lack of physical activities and intake of excessive calories from food and drinks are the main contributors to childhood ... Read More »

Chennai’s Biggest and Most Awaited Luxury Lifestyle and Wedding Event “The Luxury Affair 10th Edition” Was an Attraction for Fashion Enthusiasts Across the Nation

Chennai : Razzmatazz group, India’s leading event organization that showcases many events all over the nation, recently launched “The Luxury Affair 10th edition” dedicated to fashion admirers. This is India’s one of the best lifestyle events that focused on wedding expo at center stage, and Razzmatazz group hosted it for two days along with a fashion walk and awards to ... Read More »

Who Is World’s Youngest Doctor Of All Time?

Becoming a doctor takes several years of laborious studies. Even after the degree, it takes several more years to gain the desired experience. In the world of medicine, experience can help make the correct diagnosis and prescribe an appropriate treatment plan. While most doctors you may have met are likely to be in their 30s and beyond, there have been ... Read More »

Is your hand pain a sign of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome?

Is there any profession that doesn’t need you to move your hands? Hand movement is involved in almost every profession. Heavy wrist movements are common across professions, ranging from the corporate working professional to working home-makers to farmers, mechanics, etc. While doing these activities, one may experience a sudden discomfort in the wrist and hand, and dismiss it as a common ache. ... Read More »

Oral Cancer: Here’s Why You Should Quit Tobacco for A Healthy Life

Smoking, chewing or snuffing tobacco and nicotine-based products may be perceived as ‘cool’ for some onlookers, but it is not, and these leaves in any form, be it cigarettes, cigars, snuff can play havoc with one’s health, at any age! Tobacco is a widespread epidemic costing millions of lives worldwide annually and it may be astonishing that even those exposed ... Read More »

Quit Smoking to reduce your risk on tongue cancer

Cigarette smoking are a common sight today, not only amongst adults but the youngsters too. While the habit of smoking is more of a social behaviour for many, its harmful consequences are only realized when the body starts breaking down. Although many are aware of the harmful effects of tobacco, they still continue to smoke, unaware that tobacco contains more ... Read More »

Osteoporosis- The Silent Disease

Article by Dr. JV Srinivas, Lead Consultant – Orthopedics & Joints Surgery, Aster RV Hospital Osteoporosis is a disorder in which the density of bone decreases, causing it to lose strength and become brittle. Osteoporosis causes unusually porous, collapsible bone, similar to that of a sponge. The skeleton is weakened by this condition, which leads to frequent fractures (breaks) in ... Read More »

Here’s how to care for your skin post-pregnancy

Pregnancy is a beautiful experience during which a woman nurtures and grows a baby for a period of 9 months. During this time, the body experiences many changes both internally and externally as it turns into a space of nourishment and protection for the growing foetus. Hormonal fluctuations, stretching of the skin, greater storage of fats, etc can also lead ... Read More »

Why Doctors Look At Your Tongue?

Medical diagnostic science has made significant advancements, making it easier for doctors to identify a particular disease or health condition. A plethora of tests are available, which can eliminate all doubts and help in making an accurate diagnosis. However, during preliminary examination, the doctor may look at your tongue in addition to asking you about your symptoms. It makes us ... Read More »