Dr. Karishma Krishna Kurup's Profile

M.B.B.S, D.P.H

Dr. Karishma Krishna Kurup

Dr Karishma, is a public health professional hailing from Kerala. She completed her MBBS from JMMC RI, Thrissur in 2012 and went on to work for 2 years before pursuing DPH in Govt Medical College,Trivandrum. Karishma is presently pursuing her MPH at the National Institute of Epidemiology (NIE), Chennai. She has a passion for reading, writing and traveling and believes that the online platform is a source for responsible information.

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Cachexia

Cachexia

Cachexia refers to severe muscle and fat loss, anorexia and marked weight loss due to an underlying chronic disease condition leading to lower life expectancy.

Disease & Condition
Top 15 Facts About Bullying

Top 15 Facts About Bullying

Bullying, is a deliberate harm resulting in disturbing physical, mental and emotional outcomes. This form of victimization is often seen among children and adolescents.

Health Facts
All You Need to Know About E-cigarettes

All You Need to Know About E-cigarettes

E- cigarettes, a new device to counter the disease burden of tobacco smoking.

Disease & Condition
Colic in Babies

Colic in Babies

Colic baby refers to excessive bouts of crying of unknown cause that is seen in healthy infants and is one of the first challenges in parenthood.

Disease & Condition
Test Your Knowledge on Premenstrual Syndrome

Test Your Knowledge on Premenstrual Syndrome

A quiz that introduces the premenstrual syndrome condition, the prevalence of the condition, severity and existing differential diagnosis.

Health Quiz