Take off Those Headphones!

Be careful. Nowadays it,s common for everyone to be using headphones, even commuters, to listen to music, watch tiktok videos, but we don’t realise the hazards of them Headphones, especially noise cancellation headphones make us unaware of our surroundings. They’re appropriate for sitting comfortably and safe in flights and on buses, trains,etc, but if you’re […]

Take care of your ears!

Our ears are very important to us. We Listen with them. They help us in communicating with others, various sounds in the surroundings around us. Ears help us to hear when danger is approaching , so we can get to safety quickly, especially while crossing a busy road. Nowadays ears are important to us with […]

Monsoon woes! Allergies and respiratory illnesses

Monsoon has been very harsh this year. Lot of flooding, Natural disasters, waterlogging, etc. And monsoon leads to diseases, especially vector borne diseases. Monsoon too contributes to the following: Humidity and moisture encourages growth of fungus and dust mites in the house Pollen allergies increase due to flowering of seasonal plants pests like cockroaches and […]

World Allergy Week 2019: Immunotherapy : Modifying Allergic Disorders

We have have started the discussion for treatment of allergic disorders in the previous post. Allergy testing has been discussed . Once the type and cause of allergy has been determined, what should be the treatment for the same. The primary treatment of allergy is to avoid the cause of allergy In case of food […]

World Allergy Week 2019: Emphasizing the importance of Allergy Testing

Allergies have not been given much importance in the past few years. The incidence of allergic disorders have gone up since then. Till now medication used to be prescribed for allergies, and the patient used to be better as long as the course of medication was on, only to return when symptoms of allergies recurred […]

World Allergy Week 2019: Focus on Controlling Environmental Allergens

In addition to other factors, our environment contributes a lot to allergies. We should be aware of what things can be controlled in our environment.   Pigeons: There is a huge controversy regarding pigeons in metros. Pigeons are fed for religious purposes. this creates a lot of problems Pigeons clustering create a nuisance. The metro […]