Posted on October 28, 2016
With Diwali being just around the corner, you must be wondering how to keep your diet in check. Festivals are known for catching up with friends and family and feasting with them! Stopping yourself from reaching out for your favorite dish can be difficult especially for Diabetic patients. If you suffer from diabetes and wish that you could just celebrate the festival without fretting, here’s exactly what you need:
1) Plan ahead-Though you do not have control over what is served to you at parties but you certainly have control over what you choose to eat and this is where planning comes... Continue Reading
Posted in General Health
Posted on October 25, 2016
Heart surgeries are complex and extensive. There are different types of heart surgeries like Open-Heart Surgery, Heart Valve Replacement, Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting, Heart Transplant etc. They affect the body of the patients in many ways. Some common after-effects experienced by patients are loss of appetite, problems in sleeping, constipation, muscle pain, swelling and depression.
A person who has had heart surgery takes time to recover completely and must be well taken care of. Recovery depends on what kind of heart problem and surgery the person has had. If you are taking care of... Continue Reading
Posted in Home Care
Posted on October 18, 2016
A seizure is a change in physical behavior caused by abnormal activity of the brain and in most cases is characterized by involuntary and uncontrollable shaking of the body. In some other cases it may simply be a brief blackout with temporary amnesia or frothing at the mouth, teeth clenching or sudden falling. Since, an episode of seizure may sometimes get violent and hurt the patient physically, it is important to take utmost care of the patient.
If the patient has a history of frequent attacks, it is advisable to monitor patient’s health closely and get nursing care at home. Since a... Continue Reading
Posted in Home Care