Health Articles by Dr. Saumya Mittal

In this article, I have discussed the types, causes, clinical features, signs, genetic risk factors, investigations, staging and treatment of pancreatic cancer.
Test your knowledge of pancreatic cancer by taking this quiz.
Heart & Circulatory Health
This articles speaks about blood pressure and various misconceptions around it.
This article explains how much salt is good for health, the best options to replace salt and what happens when one takes too less of salt.
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 article tells about the misconceptions prevalent among people against having anti-hypertensive pills.
Gastro Health
Increased intestinal permeability results in harmful substances passing through the gastrointestinal tract to the body. Read about the causes and treatment.
Neurological Health
Where you aware that a stroke is also called a brain attack? To understand the pathophysiology and types of stroke, read the article.
Stroke is one of the commonest diseases occurring around the world. It is also among the top causes of both mortality as well as morbidity. Therefore everyone needs to know whether they are at the risk of stroke.
This article discusses the warning signs of stroke and emergency care for someone who develops a stroke.
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.
Diet and Nutrition
Obesity is a ‘silent epidemic’. This article tells about how to find if you have obesity and the reasons for it.
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'


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