Health, Mental Health, Wellness
May 07, 2023
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World Thalassemia Day: Experts Share Insights About The Challenges For Thalassemia Patients In India

Thalassemia is a genetic condition affecting millions worldwide. Every year, over 10,000 new cases of thalassemia are diagnosed in India, making the country the Thalassemia capital of the world. Despite its prevalence, there is a lack of awareness about this condition and its treatment options. This hereditary disease affects many children in their infancy, and […]

Fitness, Health, Mental Health, Wellness
October 14, 2016
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Common Blood Pressure Drugs May Increase Risk of Depression

LONDON: Medication for blood pressure may affect your mental well-being, warn researchers. (Shutterstock) Have you ever felt depressed when taking medicines for blood pressure? Turns out some commonly prescribed blood pressure pills may increase risk of mood disorders such as depression or bipolar disorder. “Mental health is under-recognised in hypertension clinical practice, and the possible […]