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B.Sc (Anesthesia Technology)

Rishika Gupta

Rishika hails from Agra, UP and has made Chennai her home. She has recently completed her Bachelor's in Anesthesia Technology from Amrita School of Medicine, Kochi, Kerala. She is passionate in bringing about a positive change in the society and is in pursuit of doing her post graduation. She is a view more..

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Local Anesthesia

Local Anesthesia

Local anesthesia is a type of anesthesia generally used to block pain sensation only in a specific area of the body that needs to be anesthestized.

Drug Related Articles
General Anesthesia

General Anesthesia

General anesthesia is treatment with medications that induce a state of deep sleep and unconsciousness in the patient in order to be pain free during surgery.

Procedures
Science Made Simple: Why Did Tasuku Honjo and James Allison Win The 2018 Nobel Prize for Medicine?

Science Made Simple: Why Did Tasuku Honjo and James Allison Win The 2018 Nobel Prize for Medicine?

This year’s Noble prize for medicine has been awarded to Tasuku Honjo and James Allison jointly for their work in the field of cancer immunotherapy. This field basically equips the human immune system to fight against cancer.

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Cancer Risk Linked to Eating Foods With Low Nutritional Quality

Cancer Risk Linked to Eating Foods With Low Nutritional Quality

Cancer risk linked with eating foods that have low nutritional quality ratings in a large European population.

Health In Focus
 Section 377 Decriminalized by Supreme Court in India: Medindia Welcomes the Decision

Section 377 Decriminalized by Supreme Court in India: Medindia Welcomes the Decision

In a historical and unanimous judgment a five-judge constitutional bench of the Supreme Court of India has decriminalized homosexuality as a punishable offense.

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