Everything you need to know about Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple sclerosis (MS) can be a complicated and frustrating disease with unpredictable symptoms of varying intensity. Everything from fatigue and numbness to paralysis, vision loss, and diminished brain function can be experienced by victims of this disease. Affecting an estimated 2.3 million people worldwide, the disease affects women twice more often than men, according to…

Asthma | Manipal Hospital

Asthma is a common long term lung disease that causes a person’s airways to become inflamed, swell and produce extra mucus. This results in narrowing of the airways that deliver oxygen to the lungs. Over 1 million cases of Asthma are diagnosed each year in India alone. Symptoms of the condition include episodes of wheezing,…

THYROID CARE AND TREATMENTS – Manipal Hospitals

The thyroid is a small gland located in the neck. It releases hormones, thyroxine (T4) and triiodothyronine (T3), which help increase the amount of oxygen for the body to use. It also stimulates your cells to produce proteins. Problems related to thyroid gland occurs when it becomes either underactive (hypothyroidism) or overactive (hyperthyroidism). Thyroid problems…

Stay Cool with these Summer Snack Favourites

With summer temperatures rapidly rising, it is more important than ever to beat the heat and stay cool. And the best way to keep your body feeling cool is to eat cooling foods. Below are 5 picks for cooling snacks to gorge on this summer. Since they are also health foods, feel free to indulge…

Skin Care Hospitals – Manipal Hospital

Skin is the largest organ of the human body. It helps protect your inside with the rest of the world, regulate body temperature and acts as a filter. However, it can get affected by everything you do in your daily routine; from what you eat to where you live. Skin care is important as healthy…

LIVER TRANSPLANT SURGEON – Manipal Hospital

A liver transplant is a surgical procedure performed to replace a diseased liver with a healthy liver from a donor. In most liver transplant, surgeons use livers from deceased donors. However, a liver may also come from a living donor. Liver transplantation is mostly used as a treatment option for those who are suffering from…

PSYCHOLOGISTS IN BANGALORE – Manipal Hospital

Psychiatry is the branch of medical science that deals with the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of mental, emotional and behavioural disorders. Psychiatrists are medical experts who specializes in mental health and disorders. They are trained specialists to assess both mental and physical aspects of a psychological problems. People need psychiatrist treatment for many reasons. These…

Psychiatrists Hospitals In Bangalore – Manipal Hospital

In today’s competitive and fast paced world, stress is turning out to be one of the biggest health problems. Long period of stress can lead to anxiety and can eventually affect your mental health. Stress also has physical manifestations in the form of high BP, diabetes, and many other chronic and auto-immune disorders.The disorders of…

ABOUT NEUROSURGERY – MANIPAL HOSPITAL

Neuroscience Neuro science is a division of healthcare sector, which deals with various disorders related to the nervous system such as brain tumours and neurovascular diseases. Neurosurgery Neurosurgery is performed to treat illnesses and injuries involving the nervous system and its support structures. This includes conditions related to the brain, the spinal cord, the nerves,…

Neurosurgeons Bangalore – Manipal Hospital

To tackle various disorders pertaining to the nervous system, the Department of Neurological Disorders at Manipal Hospitals offers comprehensive services in neurology as well as neurosurgery. The Department was set up in the year 1991, right at the inception of Manipal Hospital, Bangalore; it has been amongst the first in the country to offer the…

EYE Treatment – Manipal Hospital

There are many eye conditions that are common among Indian population and need proper eye care in order to be get treated such as astigmatism, blurry vision, cataracts and burning eyes. Many eye diseases have no early signs and symptoms; they may be painless or you may see no change in your vision until the…

DIABETES TREATMENT – Manipal Hospital

Diabetes is a chronic disease that occurs when the insulin production is inadequate or the body cells do not respond properly to insulin, or both. It is also known as Diabetes Mellitus. Fast facts on Diabetes Diabetes is a long-term condition that causes high blood sugar levels. Approximately 10% of all diabetes cases are Type…