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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Proper understanding of waste collection, segregation and management is required to reduce the number of infectious and non-infectious diseases in the community.
Hand hygiene is a simple and affordable technique to prevent infections.
Hair loss, also known as alopecia or baldness is a distressing condition for women and men and is described as loss of hair from a part of the head or body.
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.