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Ingrown Toenails – What Precautions Should You Take Before You Get Them Treated?

By Sakhiya Skin Clinic Private Limited,Dermatology Ingrown toenails are a result of the edge of the nail growing downward into the skin. While it may happen on any toe, it usually occurs in the big toe. The pain during the in growth of the nail is the first symptom. The area…

Gallbladder Disorders – What All Should You Know

By Dr. Jayant Wagh,Gastroenterology Gall bladder is a small organ which is located just below the liver, helping in the storage of the bile created by the liver, which is subsequently passed to the small intestine. The gall bladder disorders mainly occur when this passage to the small intestine is interrupted…

Want To Gain Weight? Indian Diet Plan For It!

By Dt. Sangita Chatterjee Bisoyi,Dietitian/Nutritionist If you have been that extremely skinny guy in your high school days, never getting picked for the soccer team, then it is time to fix that stubborn weight issue. Fret not, it’s fairly easy, all you have to do is make changes in your diet. Your…

Blood Clots During Pregnancy: Signs & Symptoms You Must Not Ignore!

By Dr. Rekha Anand,Gynaecology Blood clots are a critical issue, and even more so when you are pregnant. During pregnancy, blood clots are serious concerns for you and your baby. Fortunately, they are rare during pregnancy and there is not much to worry about them. Normally, when you cut your finger,…

Infertility – Common Causes In Men & Women!

By Dr. Shashank Rathod,Homeopathy Infertility is defined as when a couple is not able to conceive despite having unprotected intercourse for over a year. Infertility may be present from birth or it may occur at some other time as well. Here are all the causes of infertility for both men and…

Hormonal Problem – Common Signs Which Might Indicate It!

By Dr. Sankar Nath Jha, Endocrinology Hormones are the little chemical messengers of your body. They are produced in the endocrine glands and are circulated to the organs and tissues in order to modify structures and functions. Many a times you may feel low and tired. This may be triggered by hormonal…

Know The Process Of Facelift Surgery!

By Skinovate Laser & Cosmetic Surgery,Dermatology Facelift, also known as Rhytidectomy, is a surgical method used to remove excess facial skin to improve visible signs of ageing. Facelift may also be combined with eyelid surgery or other procedures and is usually performed under twilight sleep or general anesthesia. Facial areas under…

Sexual Aversion – How To Combat It?

By Dr. Kamalakanta Sahoo, Sexology Sexual aversion is a condition in which a person faces extreme aversion, fear or lack of desire for sexual contact with his/her partner. Aversion may take different forms which might repel you from sexual intercourse with your partner. This might include body odour of the partner or…

Indecisiveness, Procrastination And Desire Fulfilment!

By Dr. Vikas Khanna,Psychology If you are stuck in your self- pity mode, sulking, feeling down there are these questions which one should ask oneself The most important question which one should ask oneself is ‘’what do I want”? Have I acted on what I want or is one’s back side…

Reconstructive Surgery – Can Birth Defect Be corrected?

By Dr. Audumbar Borgaonkar,Cosmetic/Plastic Surgery Birth defects are problems that affect appearance, organ function and physical or mental development in babies. Such defects are a result of genetic abnormalities, infections or appear as a reaction against certain medicines. They develop in babies when they are in the womb and remain permanent…