1st July 2022
Water and fibre help relieve piles in pregnancy
Pregnancy involved drastic changes in the body and leads to many troublesome conditions. One such is piles, or haemorrhoids, which are the enlarged blood vessels in the anal canal. Also called anal cushions, they are normal and physiological. They are an integral part of the body and contribute significantly to continence and prevent the leak of liquid stools or wind.
23rd February 2019
Translational research needs a platform in India: Prof Narasimhaiah Srinivasaiah
October 23rd 2018
1 in 4 young Bengalurean at risk of colorectal cancer
For many decades, colorectal cancer was the seventh most common cancer to affect Indians, but today, it’s the third most common cancer after lung, breast and cervical cancers. In India, it stands fourth among men and third among women.
September 24th 2018
Bad lifestyle, long hours on chair make techies vulnerable to piles
Many techies in the city are suffering from haemorrhoids or piles and doctors claim it is due to improper food habits and long hours of sitting or travelling.
September 17, 2018
Thrombo – embolism (Blood clots) in cancer surgery - Are we doing enough to prevent it?
Venous thrombo-embolism also termed VTE is a significant healthcare issue in patients who undergo abdomino-pelvic surgery. It only gets worse, if the patient has been suffering from abdomino-pelvic cancers. The spectrum of VTE consists of clots in the legs (Deep venous thrombosis), pelvic venous thrombosis (PVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE), which is life threatening.
24th August 2018
Digital diagnosis is a disease
When you walk into the cabin of Manipal Hospital chairman Dr H Sudarshan Ballal, a sobering board greets you. ‘Please do not confuse your Google search with my medical degree’, it reads.
August 30 2018
The Science and art of Decision making - In Cancer surgery
Cancer is a major burden amongst the non communicable diseases. Longevity, awareness, early diagnostics, early intervention, newer chemo-therapeutic agents, targeted treatments and advancing surgery have all made cancer treatment a challenging area of medicine.
August 21 2018
Have a hard time answering nature's call? Do this to set things right
For many among us, eating daily is a given but not so easy bowel movement. Being bothered by haemorrhoids (piles) and fissures is a painful problem that can impact the quality of one’s life.
An early screen cures cancer.
An article in the regional health magazine Sanjeevini
06th January 2019
Blood donation camp and Health awareness drive
03rd December 2018
Maxwell public school appearance
03rd December 2018
Improved Lifestyle prevents cancers.
Cancer awareness drive.
19th November 2018
Bowel cancer – Bangalore at position 2.
18th February 2018