Friday, December 16, 2011

Heart Patients Beware of Eating Cakes

Food of animal in origin and saturated foods contain cholesterol. 1% rise in cholesterol raises the chances of heart attack by 2%.

‘HOONG’ The Buddha Prescription

‘OM’ (Pronounced AUM) is a key universal and spiritual mantra for acquiring internal peace. Buddhists have similar seed mantra for the body, speech and the mind. Buddha-mantra incorporates the sounds, OM, AH and HUNG (pronounced in-toto as HOONG, with a soft H). The triad according to the Buddha philosophy creates a fully charged atmosphere, Fat Free and it constitutes one of the most powerful chanting in Buddhism. Because of the universality of the sounds in the mantra, anyone can benefit from them.

Saturday, December 10, 2011

The Science of Sankalpa

Repeated encounters with any stimuli with any of the five senses can end up with long lasting memory. Once re-conditioned, the same can become embedded in to one’s consciousness and get incorporated in one’s daily life at a subconscious level.

Use of Mobile Phones Risky While Driving

Talking on a mobile phone while driving is more hazardous than operating a vehicle while under the influence of alcohol.

Tuesday, December 6, 2011

Nicotine is a Gateway Drug

A new study in mice has shown that tobacco products can act as gateway drugs, opening the door to use of illicit drugs. Nicotine, makes the brain more susceptible to cocaine addiction. Lowering smoking rates in young people might help reduce cocaine abuse.

Nicotine is a Gateway Drug

A new study in mice has shown that tobacco products can act as gateway drugs, opening the door to use of illicit drugs. Nicotine, makes the brain more susceptible to cocaine addiction. Lowering smoking rates in young people might help reduce cocaine abuse.

Health is not mere absence of disease: Am I healthy?

Health is not mere absence of disease; it is a state of physical, mental, social, spiritual, environmental and financial well being. All aspects of health are not defined in allopathy. During MBBS, medical students are taught more about the physical health. Social and mental health is covered only in few lectures. Community health is a separate subject but never given its due importance. Spiritual health is not defined at all and financial health is hardly covered.

zSHARE - Padma Shri Awardee Dr KK Aggarwal Pre-exposure prohylaxis and timed intercourse for HIV_1-2.mp3

zSHARE - Padma Shri Awardee Dr KK Aggarwal Pre-exposure prohylaxis and timed intercourse for HIV_1-2.mp3

Padma Shri Awardee Dr KK Aggarwal on Asthma patients should check with t...

Sunday, December 4, 2011

Women Annual Check Ups

The leading causes of morbidity and mortality should be identified. For women, these are

  • Heart disease (25.2%);
  • Malignant diseases (22.1%); and
  • Cerebrovascular disease (6.7%).
Women Annual Check Ups

Ecstasy or Permanent Bliss

Dharma, artha, kama and moksha are the four purposes of life with which all of us are born with. Most of us think that one attains moksha only at the time of death. It is said that a person who achieves moksha goes to heaven and the others take a re-birth and come back.

Padma Shri Awardee Dr KK Aggarwal on Four drugs linked to most ER elderly admissions.5 Dec_1-2.mp3

Stay Tuned with Padma Shri Awardee Dr KK Aggarwal on Four drugs linked to most ER elderly admissions.5 Dec_1-2.mp3

Padma Shri Awarde Dr KK Aggarwal on ICD no use in advanced CKD. 4 Dec -_1-2.mp3

Stay Tuned with Padma Shri Awarde Dr KK Aggarwal on ICD no use in advanced CKD. 4 Dec -_1-2.mp3

#AskDrKK:Should Old people Drive?

(Conceptualized by Heart Care Foundation of India and Supported by Transport Department; Govt. of NCT of Delhi)
Decreased muscle strength can significantly impact driving ability. Grip strength appears to decline after age 75, although exercise can help to avoid significant loss.

Saturday, December 3, 2011

Respect the dying body

Respect the dying body

Winter Exercise Tips for Asthmatics

Exercise is a common trigger for asthma and may cause symptoms in 80-90% of asthmatics. The cold dry winter air can also make breathing difficult for asthmatics, which may result in shortness of breath, wheezing, cough or chest tightness. The symptoms can occur during, just after or several hours after exercise.

Thursday, December 1, 2011

An Aspirin a Day Keeps Cancer Away

A recent pooled analysis of 8 randomized studies published in The Lancet this year used the power of meta-analysis to examine the efficacy of long-term aspirin use in the reduction of cancer-related mortality. It reported a dramatic 34% reduction in overall cancer mortality after 5 years. The effects were similar and independent of dose, sex, and smoking.

An Aspirin a Day Keeps Cancer Away

A recent pooled analysis of 8 randomized studies published in The Lancet this year used the power of meta-analysis to examine the efficacy of long-term aspirin use in the reduction of cancer-related mortality. It reported a dramatic 34% reduction in overall cancer mortality after 5 years. The effects were similar and independent of dose, sex, and smoking.

Why only a few seek spiritual knowledge

Suno (hearing), samjho (listening), jano (knowing) and karo (wisdom) is the basic mantra for any learning.

Padma Shri Awardee Dr KK Aggarwal on OPD MANAGEMENT OF ACUTE PULMONARY_1-2.mp3

Stay Tuned with Padma Shri Awardee Dr KK Aggarwal on OPD MANAGEMENT OF ACUTE PULMONARY_1-2.mp3