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Breast cancer cases on rise in Kolkata, doctors recommend self-examination, annual screening tests for women over 45

Doctors recommend annual mammography test for better diagnosis in women over 40 or those who have a family history.

A complete guide to when you should visit a gynecologist

Most women are not even aware that cancers of the female genital tract can be picked up at routine screening stage like cancer of the cervix.

What is chronic rhinosinusitis? Learn about causes and treatments

In a survey by The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) it has been estimated that 134 million Indians suffer from chronic sinusitis.

New Research Reveals Top Three Barriers Keeping Children from Cataract Treatment in India

The research outlines the findings of in-depth interviews conducted with parents and caregivers across India that were used to determine the top barriers to accessing sight-saving cataract treatment for their children.

Eye Health in Work-from-Home Era: Does Too Much Screen Time Hurt Your Vision

We need to realize that the nature of demand on our eyes changes as compared to when we regularly read a printed page or write in the physical mode.

Patient Counselling: A key to People Centred Care

The counsellors can then offer treatment plan in partnership with the patient, by effectively managing their perceptions and choices.

Sending the wrong message by Subhradip Karmakar

According to the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME), Washington, omicron infections are set to surge in the next two to three months and may infect1-2 billion people globally.

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