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Tips to protect yourself from eye infections this monsoon

September 14, 2021 5:28 pm

"Using over-the-counter products is not recommended at all. Be careful, and take care of your eyes," said Dr Raaj kumar Jain, ophthalmologist

How to prevent UTI among children during the monsoon season

September 06, 2021 6:32 pm

A UTI can very quickly become a kidney problem if not caught early and treated.

Monsoon eye care: Here's how to stay away from infections and irritation

August 13, 2021 4:31 pm

It is important you keep your hygiene and treat your eyes with a lot of care, including washing it from time-to-time with cold water

Basic skincare guide for diabetics

July 06, 2021 11:25 am

Over 75 per cent of people around the world suffer from type 2 diabetes-related skin problems. Diabetes can cause new skin problems and worsen the old ones, said Dr Rinky Kapoor, consultant dermatologist, The Esthetic Clinics

Is air pollution making you feel sick? Here are simple home remedies to boost your immunity

October 22, 2019 2:08 pm

While pre-emptive measures to control the pollution crisis have been initiated by the government, these simple measures will help you keep infections at bay.

Monsoon tips: Take care while consuming these foods to keep infections away

September 10, 2019 11:47 am

Boost your body's immunity by staying away from these food items this monsoon.

Easy ways to keep skin infections at bay this monsoon

August 30, 2019 5:00 pm

Fungal infections are transmitted through fomites (objects or materials which are likely to carry infection), such as public toilets, sharing of towels, utensils. Once acquired, it can spread through fingernails, as patients tend to scratch the infected area.

Milk from egg-laying mammal may pave way for novel antibiotics

April 25, 2019 12:48 pm

The research paves way for novel antibiotics that can help fight against infections that are resistant to existing drugs.

Rapid test finds signs of sepsis in single drop of blood

July 03, 2017 8:03 pm

If a patient shows signs of being septic, the doctors try to identify the source of the infection with blood cultures and other tests that can take days. The new device takes a different approach.

How to avoid infections during hospital visits

April 13, 2015 6:27 pm

Infectious diseases experts have announced fresh guidance for healthcare facilities looking to establish precautions for visitors of patients with infectious diseases.