Entries by CommsHub

Take the road to a healthy heart!

Cardiovascular diseases (CVD) describe all the diseases of the heart and circulation and include coronary heart disease (heart attacks), high blood pressure (hypertension), cerebrovascular disease (stroke), peripheral artery disease, rheumatic, congenital heart disease and heart failure. World Heart Day is celebrated on September 29th every year and the theme for this year is creating heart-healthy environments. Fast […]

Keep your heart healthy!

The hardest working organ in our body is our heart! It pumps over 5 litres of blood throughout the body every minute. It is a part of our cardiovascular system (CVS) which also consists of blood vessels and blood. World Heart Day is celebrated on September 29th every year with the aim to create awareness […]

Secure your Sight!

As much as eating healthy and staying physically fit is important, taking good care of your eyes is also very essential.World Sight Day (WSD) is held on the second Thursday of October to focus global attention on blindness and vision impairment. This is an annual event organised by WHO (World Health Organization) every year with […]

Let’s talk openly about mental illness!

“Happiness is a state of mind”, goes the saying. This underlines the direct connect between mental health and happiness. While there is growing awareness about maintaining good physical health, we are often hesitant to talk about mental health. Mental health management is nothing to be ashamed of. In fact, caring for the brain, the most […]

Manage arthritis: Live better!

The biggest misconception today in the society is about bones being made up of dead tissues. This is not true at all since they are as alive as other organs in our body. They are made up of cells, nerves, blood vessels and pain receptors and they can pain, a lot! If you have conditions […]

Show some Love. Care for your Body. Fight Obesity.

Tarun, ace batsmen of his university team and a voracious eater, recounts how he could win any food competition hands down. Over the years, work took precedence and Tarun couldn’t make any time for physical exercise. The voracious appetite continued unchecked, though. Work pressure and constant travel made life more stressful and worsened his eating […]

Cholecystectomy – Treat your Gallstones!

Don’t let the complicated name scare you! Cholecystectomy is a rather common surgery that only carries a small risk of complications. Your gallbladder stores any excess bile that your liver makes and releases it when you eat a meal rich in fats, to help digest it. Sometimes, stones develop in the gallbladder and block the […]

Planned hospitalization made easy with eCashless

Are you in the process of planning a hospitalization? Today, anything from ordering a meal from your favourite restaurant to booking a cab can be achieved with just a few clicks on your smartphone. When technology has made almost every single service so easily accessible, why should only healthcare take a backseat? The agony of […]

Track your Claims with the Click of a Button

If you have recently undergone hospitalization at a non-network hospital and are covered under a group/individual health insurance policy, you must have raised a reimbursement claim for your hospitalization expenses. Tracking claims in the traditional way can be extremely exasperating as you might have to spend significant time and effort calling up your contact centre […]

Love your bones: Make them break-free!

Did you know that osteoporosis; a bone disease has caused more disabilities than many cancers and chronic conditions? A decrease in bone density and reduction in bone quality can increase your risk of fractures. Fracture rates have gone up three fold (over the last 30 years) in Asia and India tops this chart! World Osteoporosis […]