Dr. Karishma Krishna Kurup's Profile
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 refers to severe muscle and fat loss, anorexia and marked weight loss due to an underlying chronic disease condition leading to lower life expectancy.
Bullying, is a deliberate harm resulting in disturbing physical, mental and emotional outcomes. This form of victimization is often seen among children and adolescents.
E- cigarettes, a new device to counter the disease burden of tobacco smoking.
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.
A quiz that introduces the premenstrual syndrome condition, the prevalence of the condition, severity and existing differential diagnosis.