Monthly Archives: November 2012

When you consult a child with hearing loss remember:

1. About 6 in 1000 born children have mild to moderate hearing loss 2. About 1 in 1000 born children have severe to profound hearing loss 3. Fifty percent of these are due to genetic causes 4. Seventy percent of … Continue reading

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NATIONAL DOWN SYNDROME DAY

Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) is increasingly recognized in down syndromes. It is characterized by a combination of partial upper airway obstruction and intermittent obstructive apnea that disrupts normal ventilation and sleep. It is estimated to occur in 1-3% of … Continue reading

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CIGI MEMBERS INDIA

CIGI Members Id Name 1 Dr. Sunil Narayan Dutt 3 Mrs. Aziza Tyabji 5 Kumud Gyan Misra 7 Mr. Rajesh Patadia 9 Dr. James E 11 Mrs. Deepti Mallikarjuna 13 Ms. Shefali Shah 15 Dr. Hemant Dabke 17 Mrs. Fatema … Continue reading

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Do not take more than 4 grams paracetamol in a day

Thursday 15 November 2012: Supra-therapeutic amounts of paracetamol are given to at least 4% of adult inpatients saidPadma Shri and Dr B C Roy national Awardee Dr KK Aggarwal President Heart Care Foundation of India quoting a review by Dr … Continue reading

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EXERCISING TIPS 4 PEOPLE WITH DIABETES

Harvard’s Medical school’s 4 exercising tips for people with diabetes Get a “preflight” check Talk with your doctor before you start or change a fitness routine. Especially if you are overweight or have a history of heart disease, peripheral vascular … Continue reading

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