Health and Fitness

The Fitness Formula – Manipal Blog

June 30, 2017 Vishaal Bhat 0

Fitness, muscle strength and flexibility are the building blocks to a healthy, active you. We walk you through each component, providing useful tips for fitness and fun. The Formula Whether you’re interested in training for […]

Over The Counter Drugs
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Medical Notes: Over-the-counter (OTC) drugs

May 19, 2017 Vishaal Bhat 0

Over-the-counter (OTC) drugs are simply drugs that can be purchased without a doctor’s prescription. Many of these drugs are sold not only by drugstores but also by many wholesale and retail establishments including supermarkets. The […]

A Doctor's Diary

Medical Notes: Osteoporosis

May 12, 2017 Vishaal Bhat 0

Osteoporosis is a condition that is characterized by progressive loss of bone mass resulting in porous and weak bones that break easily. Osteoporosis sometimes occurs as a complication of a disease condition such as chronic […]

Blood Pressure Monitor
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Medical Notes: High Blood Pressure

April 15, 2017 Vishaal Bhat 0

High blood pressure is one of the three most important risk factors for coronary artery disease and heart attacks. As far as strokes or brain attacks are concerned, all physicians and scientists agree that high […]


The final year conundrum

April 10, 2017 Vishaal Bhat 0

Finally, the time that all college students most look forward to and dread in equal measure is now upon us. Though an inevitable part of the twilight of our undergraduate years, placements have always seemed […]



March 26, 2017 Vishaal Bhat 0

‘We are so sorry to miss him!’ Sita surrounded by people was being consoled. ‘Thanks!’ was the curt response of her. She was the only person to experience the unwelcome result of the situation. In […]