Browsing: Health

This section is a detailed listing of the various facets of staying healthy in Jammu and Kashmir. It has copies about the diseases, research, practitioners, the infrastructure and the economics of it. Exceptional individuals and institutions are profiled also.

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Swine Scare

In anticipation of bone-chilling winter, the people have started felling victim to the scare that HINI is around. Saima Bhat reports…

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Lone Survivor

Once it was the most crowded place for patients seeking remedy. As the English system of medicine, overtook the traditional…

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Murdered Motherhood?

Lack of facilities and staff in state run hospitals is putting the lives of Kashmir’s mothers and their babies in…

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Malwan’s Braid Choppers

Mysterious hair cutting incidents started in central India early this year and literally followed the road to Kashmir. Restricted to…

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Bequeathing Vision

For the first time in history, 13 blind or one-eyed patients underwent eye transplants in Srinagar’s SMHS hospital and started…

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Technology Addiction

Parents are frequently talking about their kids using smart phones and other communication gadgets for ‘time-pass’. It is gradually leading…

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Stomach Ulcers

Kashmir may be one of the few spots across Asia where stomach ulcers are above average, Zeenat Farooq details the…

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Eating Disorders

Zeenat Farooq A balanced, healthy meal forms the basis of human health and avoiding unhealthy, high calorie food is a…

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Nutrition in Cancer

Minors fighting life threatening diseases like cancer need special diets, writes Zeenat Farooq Children need proper nutrition because they are…

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Understanding Addiction

By Zeenat Farooq Addiction is the physical or psychological dependence on a substance that is beyond the control of the…

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Probe the Fall

If an individual had an abrupt, unexplained fall, avoid keeping it a secret. Go to the doctor because it could…

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At God’s Mercy

The first counseling for a patient suffering from stressful situation is at home. But when the same home turns into…

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