motion blindness

Akinetopsia – Ghost Images

Similar to visualizing the world in snapshots – akinetopsia also known as motion blindness is a rare neuropsychiatric condition characterized by an impairment of motion perception and may apparently seem like a supernatural phenomenon. The…


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Internet and Patient Awareness

Internet is the richest source of information and the most vast as well in the existing world. There is almost no word or phrase that is not found in the Search. People have become well…


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Assessment of Jaundice in Newborn : Tests

Assessment of Jaundice Methods 1. Assessment of Jaundice by Kremer’s grading- It is the visual assessment of icterus by blanching the skin over the parts of the body.  Neonatal Jaundice advances in Cephalocaudal direction and…



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HIV-TB Co-infection : A ticking Time bomb

The Association: What we know Tuberculosis (TB) is strongly associated with HIV infection and vice versa. HIV increases the risk of disease reactivation in people with latent TB. HIV is the most powerful risk factor…


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Sexual addiction Issues & Treatment Options

Sexual addiction, also known as compulsive sexual behavior or hyper sexuality, is far from being an imaginary condition. Sexual compulsivity is a real medical and psychiatric disorder with recognizable symptoms, which can have disastrous consequences…



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IOM MD/MS Entrance MCQs Year 2015 Recalled

This Year, the 200 MCQs for entrance in IOM MD-MS program has come down to 100 marks with still no negative marking scheme. The competition was as usual tougher than ever and people ranking on…