Daily Archives: 29/07/2018


A stepwise approach involving dietary and lifestyle changes along with medication(s) is recommended for the management of patients with type 2 diabetes.4,6 Metformin is the medication recommended first-line in most patients, unless contraindicated.4,6 After metformin, medication selection is determined by a variety of factors including glucose control, presence of cardiovascular disease, other patient-specific factors, (e.g., […]

Professional attire

 Figure 3 Preference for white coat by clinical care setting and physician gender. ED, emergency department. Doctors should wear a white coat when seeing patients in the hospital, the majority of respondents (62%) agreed or strongly agreed with this statement (table 3). Variations in patient preferences of physician attire Important variations in patient preferences […]

Excessive use of social media

SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT PATHANAMTHITTA, JULY 25, 2018 UPDATED: JULY 25, 2018 04:06 IST Excessive use of social media by children could seriously impair their language learning abilities, M.S. Alexander, consultant psychiatrist at Leeds and Fellow of the Faculty of Forensic Psychiatry of the Royal College of Psychiatrists in the United Kingdom, has said. Dr. Alexander was […]

Dr Bharat Vatwani

नई दिल्ली, जेएनएन। डॉ. भरत वतवानी के प्रयासों को मैग्सेसे पुरस्कार से सम्मानित किया जाना न केवल भारत बल्कि विश्व में मानसिक स्वास्थ्य की गंभीर होती चुनौती और इसके सापेक्ष अपेक्षित समाधान को दुनिया के सामने प्रस्तुत करने का सबब है। डॉ. वतवानी ने अपने सार्थक प्रयास से एक राह दिखाई है। दैनिक जागरण से […]