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First aid guide for schools

Various types of medical emergencies can occur in schools ranging from serious emergencies such as fits, severe breathlessness, to health issues like stomach ache, headache or a student injuring him/herself on the playground. First aid…

Daily Dilemma of Students

I try to concentrate, but I soon find myself thinking about something else. It is difficult for me to focus on books when I study. My mind keeps going from one thought to another. When I try to focus on what I am doing, my thoughts often…

Complete Health Management

When we look at the way forward in the educational system we often think of changing syllabi, teaching methods, ways of evaluation, and a dozen other factors that go towards building better minds. After all, that’s what a school is all…

Positive Mind and Healthy Body

Health is one of the fundamental human rights. Unfortunately, health cannot be given or distributed, but has to be actively cultivated. Health has been called as a state of complete physical, mental and social wellbeing and not mere absence…

HYPERTENSION

In the last article we discussed about coronary artery disease. Hypertension is one of the important risk factors for it. Hypertension is also called high blood pressure. It is the most dangerous silent killer, as it may be present in our…

Coronary Artery Disease

Commonest Heart Disease is called Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) or ischemic heart disease (IHD) or atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease. Coronary Arteries supply the heart with oxygen and nutrients to maintain normal cardiac function.…

Understanding thyroid problems

‘What in the world is a thyroid problem?’ a young child may ask. Well, in order to fill the void on thyroid, let’s start right from the basics. To start with, the thyroid gland is an endocrine gland, meaning ductless gland, situated just…