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Category: ALLERGY & IMMUNOLOGY

What is immunity?

Immunity, you must have come across this word so frequently amid this pandemic that you might even ignore it. But again, we are gonna ask you the very same question that you hear on television and every other social media platforms everyday. So, what is immunity? What decides whose is stronger and who’s not? Do […]

ANTI-AGING DRUG : RAPAMYCIN

  INTRODUCTION   Humans are plagued with diseases that are strongly related to ageing : Atherosclerosis, hypertension, diabetic complications, cancer, Alzheimer, Dementia and Parkinson diseases, age-related macular degeneration, osteoarthritis and osteoporosis to name a few. They all have ageing at the core of their pathology in some way or the other. Hence, suppression of aging […]

BODY SCIENCE: Skin pigmentation tells so much about HEALTH!!!

In our day to day lives, most of us experience about something called “skin pigmentation”.We try cosmetic remedies, home remedies, curse the sun and the think of it to be dust and dirt debris. But, did we ever think that skin pigmetation may have a relevance with our health status??     Acanthosis nigricans (AN) […]

An Age Of Autoimmune Diseases

Rheumatic Arthritis Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) Diabetes type-1 Sjogren’s Syndrome Goodpasture Syndrome Psoriasis  Multiple Sclerosis Inflammatory bowel syndrome Ankylosing Spondylitis Grave’s disease Some of these diseases you must be familiar with and with some you may not. We won’t be describing in detail all these but to mention, these all are autoimmune diseases. The most […]

Joints for the weekend: should you pass them on or let them PASS?

“The most obvious important realities are often the ones that are the hardest to see and talk about” – David Foster Wallace That kick, that high, those oohs and aahs. When the world around you becomes 7-D and slows down, when you can hear colours and see sounds. When you crave that feeling over and […]

BMCH: Team claims to have found drug combination for treating COVID successfully

05/22/2020 A medical team at a premier private health care facility in Bangladesh, Bangladesh Medical College Hospital (BMCH) has claimed that it has successfully found the drug combination to treat COVID. This news has been doing rounds in both social media and news channels, spreading faster than a wild-fire. The research has not been published […]

SUN SAFETY : SKIN CANCER AWARENESS

  Indians, blessed with brown skins, have a lower chance of developing skin cancers than the Caucasians due to a higher concentration of melanin that protects us from the harmful effects of the sun rays. The bad news is that topical countries like India are exposed to greater levels of UV radiations increasing the risk. […]

Herd Immunity-A Game changer against COVID-19?

It was on 22nd of March that India entered into its first ever large scale lockdown , since its Independence,that it became well known that the corona pandemic was not one of a child’s play. As of May 1,the country moves towards its 5th week of lockdown,with 46k cases and death toll extracting 1k+;and with […]

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