Listen to Dr. Srinivas Rajagopala, Senior Consultant, Interventional Pulmonology & Sleep Medicine, Director, Transplant Pulmonology & Lung Failure Unit, and Dr. Vijayalakshmi Balakrishnan Senior Consultant, Infectious Diseases share their insights about the Covid-19 precautionary vaccine update.
Watch Dr. A N Vaidhyswaran, Director and Senior Consultant, Radiation Oncology to know more about the side effects of Radiation.
Watch Dr. Manicka Saravanan S, Consultant - Geriatric Medicine to know about 5 steps for the elderly to stay safe during the 3rd wave.
Endoscopy is the procedure that involves checking the organs inside the body using an instrument called an endoscope. Upper endoscopy involves the doctor reviewing the inner lining of the upper digestive tract using endoscopy. The recommended upper endoscopy patients include those suffering from chest pain, especially those who get chest pain that is not associated with heart conditions, patients suffering from acid refluxes, patients experiencing pain in the upper stomach or ulcer-related pain, and more. Watch Dr. M A Aravind, Consultant Medical Gastroenterologist, Kauvery Hospital, discuss upper GI endoscopy.
What are the general side effects of Chemotherapy? Chemotherapy is a drug that is administered to kill cancer cells. Chemotherapy inhibits the multiplication of the cells that rapidly divide to create new cells. Thus chemotherapy can affect specific cells in our body that rapidly increase to create new cells, including the hair cells, bone marrow cells, and more. This creates side effects like fatigue, weakness, frequent infections, hair loss, appetite loss, and weight loss. Watch Dr. Suresh Kumar, Medical Oncology, Kauvery Hospital talk in detail about the side effects of chemotherapy and why they occur.
Listen Dr. A. N. Aswin, Radiation Oncologist, to know more about Oral Cavity Cancer.
Intermittent fasting has become popular in recent years with people trying to lose weight, and/or overcome Type-2 diabetes. It’s important that people with Type-2 diabetes be aware of the pros and cons of intermittent fasting.