PREVENTION OF HEPATITIS B AND HEPATITIS B VACCINE

PREVENTION OF HEPATITIS B AND HEPATITIS B VACCINE

The  best way to prevent hepatitis B infection is to get vaccinated .A person needs to be administered three injections over a period of  six-month .Combination vaccines against hepatitis A and hepatitis B are also available. Combination vaccines for the paediatric age group   that protect against HBV, diphtheria, tetanus, whooping cough (pertussis) and poliovirus are …

Go an extra mile to change your lifestyle – Hypertension

Go an extra mile to change your lifestyle – Hypertension

By: Dr. Varsha Dalal (Consultant Pathologist at Lifeline Laboratory) When was the last time you checked out the sodium content of the biscuits that accompany your morning /evening tea. Everybody is very careful about the sugar/carbohydrate content of the processed foods available in the market due to the high prevalence and awareness of diabetes but sodium …