Pilonidal disease , a chronic infection of the skin and underlying tissue near the tailbone. This is a very common disorder. It typically affects people in the age 30's and often disappears by the age of forty. In its most severe form, Pilonidal disease can be very debilitating, causing daily discomfort and limiting activity.
Medical Tourism is a much hyped subject these days. A look at the Medical Visas issued by the Ministry of External Affairs shows that more than 50% of the patients coming to India for medical treatment are from Bangladesh and Afghanistan. Rest of the patients are from Middle East and Africa. Very few patients from the developed world are touching down at Indian Airports
Breast Cancer Cases have been increasing in the Younger Women over the last few years. 25 Years back only 9% of the total breast cancer cases detected were in the women aged less than 40 which has now increased to 20%. This is a more than 100% increase in the incidence of breast cancer in younger women.
Chikungunya Dengue Arrive Early This Year
Chikangunya , Dengue attack Delhi NCR early in the year 2017.The Capital city has been dealing with the menace of mosquito-borne viral diseases for quite some time now and this time they seem to have struck early. A possible reason for this may be the untimely rain that Delhi experienced last week. Health experts feel that with the rise of the temperatures, the activity of the mosquitoes may fall in the coming days.