People with diabetes are at higher risk for pneumonia and flu and take longer to recover. Internal medicine specialist and diabetologist Dr Subrato Das speaks to Happiest Health on the link between the two. Watch to know the complications involved and possible precautionary measures.
Inhalers are the most prescribed treatment for asthma and other lung conditions. But it is important to ensure they are used the right way. Doctors advise using the inhalers with a spacer which ensures better results. Watch to understand the dos and don'ts.
86-year-old NM Pemmaiah, a retired captain from the Indian Army used to lead a busy, active life. Life after service was treating him well until he was affected by Covid-19. It left a lasting damage due to which he must now be on constant oxygen support. The only break he gets from the nasal cannula is during those few minutes when he moves from one room to another. Watch his story to know what's helping him fight.
Maneesha Ramakrishnan is a survivor of the 2010 Carlton Towers (Bengaluru) fire tragedy that killed at least seven and injured 70. Inhaling the poisonous gas left her with no voice. She lives with a tracheostomy tube but that does not stop her from smiling, laughing and calling out to her pets.
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