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healthmeup - 07/30/2014 13:42:52

Reduce the Risk of Cancer with Apples

Reduce the Risk of Cancer with Apples Apples hold the highest order when it comes to the benefits. They are available all year round in various sizes and colours. But what makes apple a cancer-friendly fruit? Find out why apples are one of the best fruits to prevent lifestyle diseases including cancer. Continue Reading »

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healthmeup - 07/29/2014 10:00:00

Health Benefits of Cashew Nuts

Prevent Cancer with Cashew Nuts Cashew nuts are popularly used in sweets, dishes and even in making popular Goan alcohol, 'Feni'. But they are quite healthy as well, and have been proven to prevent cancer. Here's why you should eat cashew nuts every day. Continue Reading »

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healthmeup - 07/28/2014 09:00:00

Why PET/CT Scan is Important for Diagnosing Cancer

Why PET/CT Scan is Important for Diagnosing Cancer Cancer is a curse especially if it is detected in the last stage. Cancer awareness can help prevent it and timely administration of PET/CT scan can detect the cancerous growth. Dr. B. R. Das, President of Research and Innovation and Mentor at Molecular Pathology and Clinical Research Services,... Continue Reading »

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healthmeup - 07/22/2014 07:00:00

Difference Between CT and PET/CT Scan

Difference Between CT and PET/CT Scan There are two types of scans that are utterly important – CT scan and PET/CT scan. We broadly indentify MRI with detecting bone injuries and PET/CT scan with cancer. To give us a broader perspective on the difference between CT and PET/CT scan, we have Dr. B. R. Das, President of Research &... Continue Reading »

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healthmeup - 07/19/2014 11:00:00

How to Get Rid Of Skin Tags

How to Get Rid Of Skin Tags Sometimes one begins to notice small lump like growths around their eyelids, armpits neck, chest etc. These growths are called skin tags and are often harmless. Also described as cutaneous papilloma or fibroepithelial polyp, skin tags are a kind of benign, non –cancerous growths that appear like... Continue Reading »

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healthmeup - 07/14/2014 10:00:00

Side Effects of PET/CT Scan You Must Know

Side Effects of PET/CT Scan You Must Know PET/CT scan is radiology test that detects cancerous cells. This is done by injecting contrast or a dye that helps pin point the affected cells. Dr. B. R. Das, the President at Research & Innovation Mentor of Molecular Pathology and Clinical Research Services, talks about the side effects... Continue Reading »

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healthmeup - 07/09/2014 10:00:00

Diagnosing Cancer: Foods to Eat Before PET/CT Scan

Diagnosing Cancer: Foods to Eat Before PET/CT Scan PET/CT scan is the most important cancer diagonising test that accurately detects cancer. It is a radiology test that needs prior preparation and Dr. B. R. Das tells us what diet to follow 12 hours and 6 hours before the test. Continue Reading »

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healthmeup - 07/07/2014 15:00:00

Are You Committing These Common Sunscreen Mistakes Too?

Are You Committing These Common Sunscreen Mistakes Too? In a tropical country like India, you’re constantly exposed to the harsh rays of the sun all year round. The UV rays emitted from the sun not only cause sunburn and black spots but also increases your risk of developing skin cancer. This makes it extremely essential that one wears the adequate... Continue Reading »

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healthmeup - 07/02/2014 08:00:00

15 Health Benefits of Palm Oil

15 Health Benefits of Palm Oil Palm oil is the product of oil palm tree. Palm oil consists of saturated and unsaturated fats, beta-carotene, Vitamin E and antioxidants. Palm oil is generally used for frying. Palm oil is used for preventing vitamin A deficiency, cancer, brain disease, aging; and treating malaria, high blood... Continue Reading »

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