General Medicine and Specility Clinic
General Medicine is identified as the medical specialty that mainly concerns about the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases in adults. The general physicians consider the various aspects of an adult’s health. Thus, it provides comprehensive care to the patients that have psychological, physical and emotional effects on their well being. General Medicine is a broad term as several specialties (including sub-specialties) exist under this such as cardiology, neurology, dermatology, tropical medicine, and immunology. Moreover, general internal medicine also aims at treating a severe chronic illness that is existing for a long time.
Following problems are covered under General Medicine
High BP:It is important to timely diagnose the condition of high BP as it may lead to the risk of heart attack, kidney disease, stroke, and other serious problems.
Diabetes:One of the major lifestyle diseases, diabetes mainly occurs due to a rise in blood sugar levels. This may be due to an imbalance in the production of insulin hormone.
Fatigue : A person may feel a lack of energy that may be caused due to reasons like anemia, an underactive thyroid gland, sleeping disorder, and depression. Moreover, persistent fatigue can lead to diabetes and other health problems.
Lifestyle modification is one of the most effective ways to treat lifestyle diseases
The general physicians at Manglam Hospital recommend lifestyle improvement to overcome diseases like hypertension, diabetes, high blood cholesterol, etc. The high BP and diabetes can be managed and controlled through dietary changes and weight reduction, proper exercise, and physical activities, avoiding smoking and desired medications. Furthermore, the health problems caused due to fatigue can be detected by undertaking a physical examination of the patient including blood tests. In the case of hypothyroidism, the necessary medication helps in restoring the normal hormone levels.