Health  /  Published 24.03.20

How to avoid falls and fractures

People of any age can fall down. Even if the fall results in a fracture, young people can pick themselves up, wear a plaster cast for a couple of weeks, heal completely and go on to lead normal lives....
By Dr Gita Mathai in

Education  /  Published 06.01.20

How to plan your career

Q I am in Class X and thinking about what I want to be. Everyone I consult with tells me something totally different. I am very confused. Should I listen to my friends, my teacher or my parents? I fee...
By Shivani Manchanda in

Health  /  Published 24.12.19

Physiotherapy best for frozen shoulder

Usually, lifting your arms over your head or reaching for objects is effortless. Yet, excruciating pain prevents this action in 70 per cent people at some stage in their lives — after a sudden fall,...
By Dr Gita Mathai in

Jharkhand  /  Published 02.03.19

Lens on blood disorder

An awareness programme on haemophilia, a genetic disorder, was organised by the city chapter of Hemophilia Society at RIMS on Saturday.As many as 30,000 units of Rs 4.5 lakh-worth Factor VIII, an esse...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Health  /  Published 06.02.19

When you feel shaken

It is frightening to suddenly develop tremors — rhythmic, repetitive, stereotyped movements of regular amplitude and frequency producing to and fro movements in the hands, legs, trunk, head or even...
By Dr Gita Mathai in

Health  /  Published 13.11.18

Timely therapy can help you recover from a stroke

Like clouds with their proverbial silver living, strokes too come with a golden period. Timely medical intervention and therapy can contain the damage caused by a stroke. And that stretch of time is c...
By Upala Sen in


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