Physical Exercise Naturally Treats Psychiatric Patients: Study

A new study has recommended physical exercise as a natural way to treat patients with mental health and mood disorders – from anxiety and depression to schizophrenia, suicidality and acute psychotic episodes. “The general attitude of medicine is that you treat the primary problem first, and exercise was never considered […]

Heart patients need to focus on fitness and exercise, not weight loss

Patients with coronary heart disease should aim for a fitter self for a longer life, according to a study. Researchers at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) have found that heart disease patients can gain weight without jeopardizing their health, but sitting in their recliner incurs significant health […]

Hope for cancer patients: Enzyme linked to colon cancer identified

Researchers have identified an enzyme that appears to drive the conversion of normal colon tissue into cancer by attaching sugar molecules, or glycans, to certain proteins in the cell. The research, published in the Journal of Biological Chemistry, showed that the enzyme was absent in healthy colon tissue but abundant […]

Now, A New App That May Make Lives Easier For Dementia Patients

Dementia describes a condition displaying wide range of symptoms associated with a decline in memory or other thinking skills severe enough to reduce a person’s ability to perform everyday activities. Dementia is caused due to damage in the brain by diseases like Alzheimer’s or a series of strokes. Dementia is usually associated […]

Exercising for At Least 2 Hours Every Week Can Help Parkinson’s Patients

Parkinson’s is a chronic and progressive disease that affects the nerve cells in the brain which control movement and coordination. It is a disorder of the central nervous system. The most common symptoms include tremors of hands, slowness of movement and stiffness of limbs. A new study, published in the Journal […]

Is the corporate hospital killing small hospitals and exploiting patients?

During the past twenty years, following liberalisation policies, the growth of the IT industry and other factors, as well as disposable incomes among certain classes, have increased – though this is not the case across the social spectrum. As one doctor has said, Pune city, which should have fifty Sassoon […]