Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement

Hormones are very important for the normal functioning of your body and all of your cells.  They are basically proteins that your body synthesizes.  Proteins are either “essential”...

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Allergies / Asthma

Do you ever wonder what allergies and asthma have in common besides making you miserable? A lot, as it turns out. Both allergies and asthma affect your...

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Prescription Drug Addiction Treatment

In recent times there has been a significant increase in the abuse of prescription drugs, which, has led to prescription drugs becoming the second most...

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Dr. Narendra Punjabi, MD

Dr. Narendra Punjabi MD

11615 Angus Rd. Suite 106

Austin, TX 78759 (*Map*)

(Near Hwy 183 & Braker Ln)

Phone: 512-346-8652

Doctor's corner - Dr Punjabi's Blog

  • Learn the Basic Facts about Depression

    June 18, 2011

    We all experience unhappy moments at some or the other point of life. Depression is a mental affliction in which a person experiences mood swings, feelings of hopelessness, insomnia, suicidal thoughts, and can lead to...
  • Know More About Three Different Types of Diabetes

    May 17, 2011

    One of the fastest growing diseases in the world, diabetes is a chronic metabolic disease in which the body either does not produce or does not fully utilize insulin. Due to high sugar levels in...
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Fitness Trackers: Good at Measuring Heart Rate, Not So Good At Measuring Calories - NPR

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Fitness Trackers: Good at Measuring Heart Rate, Not So Good At Measuring Calories
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Sleek, high-tech wristbands are extremely popular these days, promising to measure heart rate, steps taken during the day, sleep, calories burned and even stress. And, increasingly, patients are heading to the doctor armed with reams of data gathered ...
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Rate of Alzheimer's disease deaths jumped 54 pct. in 15 years, CDC finds - ABC News

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Rate of Alzheimer's disease deaths jumped 54 pct. in 15 years, CDC finds
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The rate of deaths related to Alzheimer's disease jumped by 54.5 percent over 15 years, according to a new report from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. There were 93,541 deaths related to Alzheimer's disease in 2014, a rate of 25.4 ...
Alzheimer's deaths are skyrocketing, CDC reportsCBS News
CDC: Alzheimer's deaths increased nearly 55% from 1999 to 2014USA TODAY
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