Whitefield - Health Blog

Tuberculosis
Tuberculosis or TB is a global pandemic that is being fought by nearly every country in the world. 
Breast Cancer in Women
Rapidly increasing breast cancer among women  
Cancer is an uncontrolled growth of anomalous cells anywhere in the body. 
Kidney Disease and Women
March 8th this year, coincidentally marks two important global campaigns – International Women’s Day and World Kidney Day. The theme therefore, ascribed to this year’s World Kidney Day is the burden and impact of kidney disease on women.
What is Cardiac Surgery?
It is surgery on the heart and great vessels performed by trained specialists (cardiac surgeons, anesthetists, cardiologists, nurses and technicians).
What are Varicose Veins?
Varicose veins or Varicosities occur when veins become dilated or are visibly filled with blood. The veins appear to be reddish or bluish-purple in colour.