Best Of Manipal Hospitals

Rheumatology Rheumatology is a sub-specialty of medicine dealing with diagnosis and treatment of diseases predominantly affecting the joints and connective tissues. Various auto-immune disorders affecting multiple organ systems also fall under its purview. Overview The Department of Rheumatology at Manipal Hospitals is the pioneer in its field and is well known all over India. It…

Everything You Need To Know About No Shave November

No Shave November, is an annual event that includes growing facial hair during the month of November in order to raise awareness about various cancers, primarily prostate and testicular cancer in men. “Movember,” is a term coined by a group of young men in Adelaide, Australia, which later went on to become a nationwide phenomenon….

Manipal Homecare

Manipal Homecare We are one of Asia’s largest healthcare management groups with 15 hospitals, which include internationally renowned hospitals such as Manipal Hospital in Bangalore. We extend the very same care that we provide in a hospital to the comfort of your home. Our patient-centric approach makes sure that our staff is capable of handling…

10 Simple Weight Loss Tips

While the world is fretting about weight loss by paying off their bills at various slimming products, we bring to your some healthy and simple weight loss tips that will help you lose weight naturally. Here are few tips on weight loss: Drink lots of water A minimum of 7-8 glasses of drinking water is…

Cancer Care

The diagnosis and treatment of cancer has undergone many changes in recent years. Early detection brought about by increased awareness and advanced diagnostic methods have ensured a high rate of survival. At Manipal Hospitals, one of the best cancer hospitals in Bangalore, the department of oncology recognizes and encourages the need for early detection. It…

An Overview of LASIK Eye Surgery

  LASIK (Laser in Situ Keratomileusis) is recommended to correct vision through reshaping the cornea. Usually, vision correction is suggested to people who suffer from nearsightedness, farsightedness or who have astigmatism. LASIK is one among the many surgical techniques used to alter the shape of the cornea so that light traveling through the cornea will…

Few Sips Of Soft Drinks Can Adversely Impact Your Health

If your day doesn’t end without a soft drink, it’s certainly something to think about, unless you don’t care much for your health. Soft drinks do not have any vitamin or nutrient value, but these beverages are loaded with certain harmful ingredients which pose several health risks with a regular intake. It is found that…

All About Legionnaires’ Disease

What is the treatment? The treatment of Legionnaires’ disease requires the patient to get admitted to a hospital. Once the disease is identified, the treatment is immediately started with antibiotics to fight the bacteria. Several antibiotics are available for the treatment of the disease, but the choice of the antibiotic is made based on the…

Lyme Disease – An Overview:

Lyme disease is an infectious bacterial disease mainly caused by Borrelia burgdorferi. Other species of this bacterium are also found which are less likely to cause the disease. These bacteria spread through the skin bites from the deer ticks. You are more likely to develop the disease if you spend more time in the woods…

First-Aid Tips For Elderly People

Older adults aged 65 yrs or above are prone to injuries and accidents more frequently over youngsters. Their body strength and immune system is way weaker than that of the youth. Therefore, in case of any medical emergencies, you may have to provide immediate first aid to save their lives. In most of these cases,…

Healthy Eating To Calm Your Nerves:

Stress is the body’s way of responding to any kind of demand or threat. When the body is stressed, the nervous system responds by releasing stress hormones, including adrenaline and cortisol, which rouse the body for emergency action. This can largely affect your central nervous system especially if you are not proactive in taking measures to…

Say No to Pills – Control Your High Blood Pressure Naturally!

The blood vessels in our body aid in carrying blood from heart to the body organs and nourishes them with the necessary nutrition. Pressure exerted by blood upon the walls of the blood vessels during the contraction and expansion of heart is known as blood pressure. The standard blood pressure of a healthy person is…