Gallbladder Stones – Do I Need Surgery?
Gallbladder stones are a common finding on a routine ultrasound scan. Many get concerned about it, but often it is nothing to worry about. A common question I am asked is whether having gallbladder stones means surgery is needed. Fortunately, it is not always the case. Today, I will discuss gallbladder stones with you, and […]
Urine Infection? Causes, Treatment & Prevention
A urine infection can give you a fever and pain when passing urine. Here is what you need to know.
Vitamin D – All You Need To Know
Our body requires a number of different nutrients to function normally. Vitamin D is one such nutrient that has a variety of different functions in the body. Women (and men) in India are surprisingly low in Vitamin D levels. This can have detrimental effects on the body, and can affect your health in the long […]
What To Eat At Night For Weight Loss
Dieting for weight loss is hard. Here is what Dr Vivek Baliga states regarding eating at night before bedtime.
Coronavirus COVID-19 – What To Expect If You Are Infected
There has been a lot of chatter in the last few weeks about the Coronavirus infection pandemic. Hundreds of thousands of people have been affected, and there have been a large number of casualties. These are no doubt stressful times for all of us. There have been a plethora of reports about how many people […]
Coronavirus COVID-19 – A Video For You
With lakhs of people now getting affected, the Coronavirus scare is real. However, you don’t need to panic, provided you take the right steps to prevent this from spreading. I have created a video presentation on COVID-19 and how it can be prevented for you. This video comes courtesy of Ripples Learning, who invited me […]
Dr Vivek Baliga
Dr Vivek Baliga is a consultant physician and cardiologist with a special interest in the management of diabetes and heart disease. He is the director of Baliga Diagnostics Pvt Ltd and proprietor of HeartSense. He has a specialist interest in echocardiography and heart failure management, and currently serves as the treasurer of the Indian Academy […]
4 Marvels Of The Human Body
Dr Vivek Baliga B discusses some of the marvels of the human body.
How Thick Are Your Bones? Dr Vivek Baliga Presentation
Our bones get thinner as we get older. Osteoporosis is a common problem that is faced by many, especially women in the post menopausal age group. In this presentation, Dr Vivek Baliga discusses a simple test that helps determine the thickness of bones and whether they are prone to fracturing. Take a look at the […]
Heart Disease Management In The Long Term – Dr Vivek Baliga Presentation
In this presentation, Dr Vivek Baliga discusses chronic heart failure management in the setting of diabetes. This is a medical presentation meant for medical professionals and not patients (feel free to go through it though!) Dr Vivek Baliga – Chronic Disease Management In Heart Failure And Diabetes from Dr Vivek Baliga