July 31, 2018

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a disease of the brain and/or spinal cord and gets progressively debilitating over time. This disease can be seen in all age groups, being more prevalent in younger sections, women and more number of cases in northern latitudes. This disease is a peculiar one among neurological diseases as its mechanism is …


One of the most disastrous inabilities is Spinal cord injury (SCI), with reports of 29.5 cases in a million per year! A majority of patients are young people in the age group of 20 to 29 years. Major causes of SCI are sports or violence, accidents involving vehicles, and injuries due to industries. The Spinal …


July 28, 2018

Our kidneys work to eliminate waste and toxins from the body. They also produce hormones that control other body functions. Kidney disorder is a condition in which there is a steady decline in the kidney function, which is a gradual process extending on for weeks, months, and years. The disorder may be acute (AKD), with …


July 26, 2018

What are the benefits of stem cell therapy for ADHD ? Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is mental condition causing inattention, hyperactivity and impulsive behaviour. ADHD is also accompanied by the symptoms of anxiety, panic or depression and low self-esteem. A major challenge with the incidence of ADHD is the absence of proper treatment. The …


July 24, 2018

In recent time, there has been great deal of talk about stem cells as future of medicine. Stem cells can cure diseases! Stem cell can extend our lifespan! But in actual what these magic stem cells are, how they differ from normal body cells. Our body is made up of about 30 trillion cells. Imagine …


July 20, 2018

One of the most ubiquitous behavioral problems seen in children is Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). The disease is mostly seen in children, with more numbers of boys getting affected. All around the world, there is an incidence of 4-12% ADHD in school going children, while nearly 4-5% of patients are college going or are adults, with …


July 19, 2018

The first successful bone marrow transplant in 1956 has opened the door of new therapeutic modality- stem cell therapy. Since then, stem cell treatment and research is continuously evolving and expanding. Few decades ago, our neuro doctors were in notion that brain cells cannot regenerate, but today with stem cell research it has been evident …


July 18, 2018

Are you suffering with knee pain? Are you finding difficulty in walking and running? Doctors have suggested you Knee Replacement Surgery and you got scared with that. Because these surgeries carry risks of post op infection and implant rejection. The recovery time with knee replacement is also too long and frustrating also. The good news …


July 17, 2018

Spinal cord and its main functions The spinal cord is a very important part of our body responsible for relaying messages from brain to different parts of the body and transmitting information to the brain. Besides, spinal cord provides main support to our body. Effects of spinal cord injury (SCI) Spinal cord is quite prone …


July 16, 2018

While you go through your old photographs, you would have noticed how things have changed from loads of hair ‘back then’ to the thinning scalp now. The very name hair loss is enough to give nightmares to people in a society where looks are as important as their achievements. Looking at the extent of ads …