‪Tuberculosis‬ INDIA: Fact Check

‪Tuberculosis‬ INDIA: Fact Check

  Tuberculosis INDIA: Fact Check   Did you know? 1. At least 2 deaths occur every 3 mins from TB in India and these are PREVENTABLE 2. A single patient with TB can affect 10 or more people in a year 3. National Tuberculosis Institute in Bangalore and Tuberculosis Research Centre in Chennai have a […]

Evaluating the Risks of Fatty Liver Disease

Evaluating the Risks of Fatty Liver Disease

    Evaluating the Risks of Fatty Liver Disease   1. A sedentary lifestyle, increased alcohol consumption and obesity are contributing towards making India the “world capital of liver diseases” by 2025 2. Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease is now one of the most common causes of chronic liver disease 3. Urbanisation and changes linked with […]

Understanding Stress and Anxiety

Understanding Stress and Anxiety

    Understanding Stress and Anxiety   According to WHO, anxiety affects 25% of the population in INDIA ● Depression is often also seen along with generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) – hence needs to be evaluated together ● Signs of Depression, Stress and Anxiety are usually seen in adolescents initiated at the time of significant […]