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Risk Factors for Breast Cancer

Breast cancer is one of the leading cancers in women in India and the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR)..

Dr. Rajeev Agarwal

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Reversing Heart Disease: It’s Easier Than You Think

The statistics are not good. A study titled Cardiovascular Diseases in India published by the American Heart Association, states that..

Medanta Editorial Team

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Quit Smoking? This is How You Can Purify Your Lungs

There’s no doubt that smoking affects the lungs and is a leading cause of diseases like lung cancer, emphysema (shortness..

Dr. Ashok Kumar Vaid

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Preventing Muscle Loss in Elderly People

No one disputes that ageing brings about changes in the body. One of the natural but preventable changes associated with..

Medanta Editorial Team

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Osteoporosis: When Even Sneezing Can Be Risky

Imagine a person sneezing and fracturing their spine as a result of that sneeze. Or someone bending to pick up..

Dr. Beena Bansal

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Metabolic Syndrome: The Gateway to Serious Diseases

Metabolic syndrome, also known as Syndrome X, is a group of ‘risk factors’ or conditions that increase the likelihood of..

Medanta Editorial Team

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