Thursday, Oct 06, 2022



What is the role of surgery in patients with Covid-19 complications? A doc explains

September 29, 2022 2:12 pm

Dr Nasser Yusuf, a cardiothoracic surgeon in Kochi who was involved in the research, said when medical management fails and both the lungs are affected, surgical intervention can be considered

World Lung Day 2022: What are the ways to improve lung function in patients with long Covid?

September 25, 2022 11:35 am

People who survive Covid-19 can experience long-term consequences: respiratory, neuropsychiatric, cardiovascular, hematologic, gastrointestinal, renal, and endocrine, says a doctor

'Rule of threes': Remove mucus buildup in the lungs during Covid-19 recovery with this breathing exercise

January 18, 2022 9:16 am

Experts recommend incorporating breathing exercises in one's fitness routine during Covid-19 recovery to improve lung function

Explained: Studies suggest why Omicron is less severe - it spares the lungs

January 03, 2022 7:04 am

In studies on mice and hamsters, omicron produced less-damaging infections, often limited largely to the upper airway: the nose, throat and windpipe.

Foods that help promote lung health

December 03, 2021 6:59 pm

"But before coming to foods, it must be noted that to have happy lungs, one must quit smoking immediately," said Delnaaz Chanduwadia, Chief Dietitian, Jaslok Hospital

Fighting pollution: Five yoga asanas for stronger lungs

November 18, 2021 11:10 am

It is possible to work on making your lungs stronger as you fight this pollution

Yoga expert shares effective breathing exercises that can help if you have Covid

October 13, 2021 3:32 pm

"These can be practiced several times a day in duration of 1-5 mins per round or any time frame that is comfortable," said yoga trainer Mansi Gandhi

Lung health: Nutritionist shares warning signs you should not ignore

September 23, 2021 2:14 pm

Nutritionist Lovneet Batra shared warning signs of deteriorating lung health

Dilip Kumar underwent pleural tapping for breathlessness: Know about the procedure

July 07, 2021 2:56 pm

"He (Dilip Kumar) used to be brought to P D Hinduja for blood transfusion or tapping of breathlessness and dialysis. He used to have pleural fluid in the chest and it was removed by tapping," the official statement from Hinduja hospital read

What is bilateral pleural effusion? Know about its symptoms, causes, treatment

June 07, 2021 5:49 pm

Bilateral pleural effusion is an abnormal accumulation of fluid in the pleural space -- the space between the lungs and the chest wall, said doctors