Health Articles by Dr. Saumya Mittal

Neurological Health
This article discusses the warning signs of stroke and emergency care for someone who develops a stroke.
Heart & Circulatory Health
This simple quiz tests your knowledge and teaches you hypertension facts.
This article tells how to control high blood pressure without any medicine with simple lifestyle modifications.
This articles speaks about blood pressure and various misconceptions around it.
This article tells about the misconceptions prevalent among people against having anti-hypertensive pills.
Sexual Health
Erectile dysfunction is a condition when the person is not able to achieve or maintain an erection adequately to have intercourse. It is common in diabetes patients. Diabetics are at a higher risk (three times more likely) of developing erectile dysfunction compared to non-diabetic people. At least half the diabetics develop erectile dysfunction and the risk increases with age. So, why does erectile dysfunction happen? Why does diabetes lead to impotence? Here we discuss why.
Test your knowledge of pancreatic cancer by taking this quiz.
In this article, I have discussed the types, causes, clinical features, signs, genetic risk factors, investigations, staging and treatment of pancreatic cancer.
In this article, I have discussed a rare carcinoma, carcinoma of the esophagus. Here I have explained the types, causes, clinical features, predisposition, investigations and treatment of the esophageal cancer.
Diet and Nutrition
Obesity is a ‘silent epidemic’. This article tells about how to find if you have obesity and the reasons for it.
The DASH diet is a simple diet to follow. It has a host of health benefits. This article explains how to follow DASH diet lucidly.
Every one of us wishes to maintain a proper diet to lose weight. But, unknowingly we make so many mistakes that spoil all our plans to slim down.
Diabetes Health
This simple quiz is to test your knowledge about diabetes. This quiz is an easy way for one to learn diabetes management.
Drug and Supplements
This article speaks about the side effects of the drug methotrexate which is used to treat 'Rheumatoid Arthritis'
Gastro Health
This article discusses in detail the conditions and diseases associated with altered intestinal permeability.