The statistics about Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) are never good. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), around 2,50,000 to 5,00,000 people suffer from spinal cord injuries every year. About 90% of these injuries are due to traumatic reasons like vehicle accidents and falls. WHO recognises SCI as a major musculoskeletal condition which has serious […]
STROKE: It is an ominous word in the medical field that's being heard more often nowadays. The incidence of stroke is increasing in India, making it the fourth leading cause of death and the fifth cause of disability. The statistics taken in the country put the incidence of stroke between 145-154 people out of 1,00,000 […]
Suffering from persistent difficulty in swallowing solid and liquid food? This could be an alarm bell for Dysphagia, a condition where the food takes more time to travel down your food pipe to the stomach. Now, you could be thinking that having trouble swallowing food is not a big issue. It occurs when you eat […]
Often referred to as a TBI, Traumatic Brain Injury significantly damages the victim's physical, mental, and emotional functioning. These injuries, unfortunately, account for a considerable number of deaths and thousands of disabilities worldwide every year. According to a study, the number of TBI cases in 7MM countries is estimated to be 4053,203 in 2020. Quite […]
The body undergoes tremendous changes as we age. Muscle loss is an inevitable change that happens after the age of 35. The onset of muscle loss differs from person to person but it eventually does happen.