Columbia Asia Referral Hospital Yeshwanthpur Archive

CONTRACEPTION – A SAFE AND HEALTHY CHOICE FOR A HAPPY FAMILY: Dr. Shafalika S B, Consultant – Gynaec Laparoscopic Surgeon, Columbia Asia Referral Hospital Yeshwanthpur

Contraception is a term for various methods to prevent conception and thus regulate fertility. The contraceptive method may be Temporary for spacing: delaying the first pregnancy or spacing between child births Permanent(sterilization) for limiting the family after achieving the desired family size Ensures health promotion of the mother Enables her to care and breast feed

HYPERTENSION: BEWARE THE SILENT KILLER ON THE PROWL

Dr. Prabhakara Shetty Heggunje, Consultant – Cardiology, Columbia Asia Referral Hospital Yeshwanthpur   One of the deadliest disorder that is wrecking mayhem in today’s society is hypertension. Hypertension or commonly known as high blood pressure is  a medical condition which occurs when the arterial blood pressure rises above the normal level (120/80 mmHg) on repeated

WORLD THALASSEMIA DAY

WORLD THALASSEMIA DAY: A Drop of Blood, A Giant Step Against Thalassemia     Every year on May 8, the world observes and commemorates World Thalassemia Day as a tribute to the undying spirits of the thalassemia patients. As an effort to create awareness about this critical affliction, the preventive measures to avoid transmission and