Common Mental Health Issues in Women

Does the gender of the person have any connection with mental health issues? This question can baffle many people. However, the fact is that women, more than men, tend to have mental health issues. Recent studies have shown that more than 30% of women experience some kind of mental health issues. We shall look at…

What Are the Symptoms of Liver Disease?

The liver helps remove toxic substances from the body, and so it is vital to the functioning of the body. Some of the symptoms of liver disease that you need to watch out for include the following. Swelling of the abdomen For serious diseases such as cirrhosis, the swelling of the abdomen is one of…

PAEDIATRIC INTENSIVE CARE UNIT (PICU)

The Paediatric Intensive Care Unit at Manipal Hospital is a multidisciplinary advanced intensive care unit. The PICU is a referral centre for children with multidisciplinary problems with varying grades of severity from all over the country. The ICU is run by a team of professional Paediatric Intensivists with more than a decade of experience in…

Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery

The process of reconstructing or repairing an injured part of the body (or for any cosmetic reason) by transfer of tissue is known as plastic surgery. Plastic surgery has two branches – cosmetic surgery and reconstructive plastic surgery. Cosmetic surgery is a procedure to improve the aesthetic appearance of a person. Reconstructive plastic surgery is…