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M.Sc.

Sheela Philomena

A postgraduate in Bio-informatics with long teaching experience, works for news section, writes and edits articles for Medindia.

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Allergy

Allergy

An allergy is a hypersensitive disorder of an immune system. Allergy infographic captures all necessary information and statistics and facts on allergies.

Health & Wellness Infographics
Eliminating Elephantiasis by 2020

Eliminating Elephantiasis by 2020

A three drug model of therapy designed by researchers from The University of Warwick will aid in rapid treatment of elephantiasis, eliminating the disease by 2020.

Health In Focus
Brussels Sprouts Could Help Tackle Alzheimer’s Disease

Brussels Sprouts Could Help Tackle Alzheimer’s Disease

Vitamin A rich Brussels sprouts could offer a way of tackling Alzheimer’s disease.

Health Watch
 Maternal Smoking During Pregnancy Tied to Kidney Damage in Kids

Maternal Smoking During Pregnancy Tied to Kidney Damage in Kids

Maternal smoking during pregnancy was associated with a 1.24-times increased risk of child proteinuria compared with no exposure to maternal smoking during pregnancy.

Health Watch
Dental Issues Associated With Scuba Diving

Dental Issues Associated With Scuba Diving

Nearly half of scuba divers (41%) experienced dental symptoms in the water, finds new research.

Health Watch