Monthly Archives: October 2017


Diet and Cancer – Is there a link?

By | October 31st, 2017|Blog|

Don’t get astonished – it is a fact. 1 out of 10 cancers may be linked to diet. The risk of cancer increases manifold in people who do not take healthy diet and prefer unhealthy food – meat cooked at very high temperatures, excess red meat, grilled, deep-fried, processed meat and meat products, hot dogs, [...]

Million Dollar Question – Can You Fight Cancer by The Plateful?

By | October 29th, 2017|Blog|

Let us see what research says about fighting cancer by the plateful: According to the American Institute for Cancer Research, no single food can prevent cancer, but the right combination can prove beneficial. The apt combination is to have at least two-third plant-based foods and one-third animal protein. Furthermore, consumption of colourful fruits and vegetables [...]

Can you Fight Cancer by the Plateful?

By | October 28th, 2017|Blog|

Let us see what research says

Oral Cancer Cure – Oral Cancers are Treatable

By | October 27th, 2017|Blog|

Oral Cancer Cure: Oral cancers unlike cancers anywhere in the body have early signs and symptoms; therefore, approaching a specialist on the first appearance of anything unusual in the mouth, such as ulcer, sore, persistent throat pain, swallowing difficulty, pain while moving the tongue can help in early diagnosis and prompt treatment. In other words, [...]

What is the Thyroid Gland?

By | October 23rd, 2017|Blog|

Thyroid is a butterfly shaped gland that produces hormones which play important role in several functions of the body.

What is Swimmer’s Ear or Otitis Externa?

By | October 21st, 2017|Blog|

Swimmer's ear or otitis externa: If you notice itchiness and fullness in the ear and experience significant pain when you even touch your earlobe after spending your weekend at pool or after returning from a vacation, then you might be experiencing typical symptoms of a condition called Swimmer’s Ear or Otitis Externa (inflammation of the [...]

Head and Neck Cancers

By | October 20th, 2017|Blog|

Head and neck cancers in India are mostly lifestyle related and have a distinct demographic profile. The risk factors of head and neck cancers include food habits, lifestyle, family history and personal history. Chewing tobacco and tobacco-based products and alcohol consumption are the two major risk factors for head and neck cancer. The biggest challenge [...]

When You Should Undergo a Hearing Test?

By | October 18th, 2017|Blog|

If you find it difficult to understand soft conversation, need to turn up the volume of your TV, unable to understand conversations in noisy places and sometimes have trouble understanding conversation over phone, then you may need hearing test.

Be Alert – Cleaning Ears is not a Healthy Practice

By | October 16th, 2017|Blog|

You must always remember that cleaning ears is not a good practice, even if you use soft cushiony cotton swabs to clean your ears. Earwax is actually beneficial for your ears, but if you notice excessive earwax, then never try to clean it yourself rather approach an ENT specialist. I personally warn you not to [...]

What is Tinnitus?

By | October 13th, 2017|Blog|

What is Tinnitus? Do You hear whistling, hissing, buzzing, roaring or ringing sounds? If you hear any of such noises, which can be continuous or intermittent, then you should seek medical help. These are the symptoms of tinnitus or ringing in ears. If it is a subjective tinnitus, then the sounds can only be heard [...]