Current trends in Oral Cancer: The Burden and the Opportunity

Background and statistics: Oral cancer is one of the most challenging malignancies of the head and neck region and remains a major global threat to public health. It accounts for approximately 5% of all cancers globally, while in India it is about 30% of all types of cancer. It is estimated that…

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Kidney Transplantation: Information

Performing renal transplantation is a team effort. Transplant centers need to develop a network of specialists, such as a psychologist, psychiatrist, urologist, gastroenterologist, cardiologist, infectious diseases, and other specialists who become familiar with the transplant evaluation process….

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Abdominal and Ovarian Pain in Women

Abdominal and ovarian pain are some of the top complaints in women. In fact, some of the top medication purchases are for abdominal and ovarian ailments. There are many things that can be causing the abdominal or ovarian pain. Some issues might be serious, and others might be minor and fleeting….

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Celiac Disease: An Overview

  Celiac disease (also known as celiac sprue or gluten intolerance) is an autoimmune disorder. Celiac disease occurs when the body’s immune system triggers a response to consumption of gluten, in genetically predisposed individual. The immune response damages the small intestine, which in turn…

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