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Asexuality – What Should You Know?

By Dr. Pahun, Sexology A person who does not necessarily experience sexual attraction in the way persons from the sexual community do is commonly referred to as an asexual, and the condition is called asexuality in common terminology. Asexuality differs from celibacy in that celibacy is an individual choice whereas asexuality is…

Migraine – Know Signs Of It!

By Dr. Prakhar Singh, General Physician Migraines are a severe form of headache wherein the excruciating pain is accompanied by an extreme sensitivity to sound and light; you also experience nausea. The headaches usually affect either side of the head and are throbbing in nature. Hot flashes, numbness of limbs and…

All About ACL Injuries & Its Treatment!

By Dr. Sunil Kumar Dash, Orthopaedics The anterior cruciate ligament is one of the most delicate yet vital ligaments that holds the knee bones in place and stabilizes the movement. Injury to the ligament, on account of a sprain, can prove to be a cause of severe distress. This may lead to…

Anal Sex – Know Problems Associated With It!

By Dr. Shobhit Tandon, Sexology As per statistics, 90% of men who indulge in a sexual relationship with men and about 5% of women who are sexually active, try anal intercourse. Anal sex does have high health risks, as the anal region has a cluster of sensitive nerve endings, which may get…

Thyroid Dysfunction And Homeopathic Remedies To Deal With It!

By Dr. Ramakrishna, Homeopathy The thyroid is one of the body’s most important glands. Thyroid dysfunction is one of the most common clinical conditions seen frequently. Thyroid function influences energy formation, circulation, immune function, the metabolism of all the organs, blood sugar regulation, emotional stability, and hormonal balance. The thyroid is a…

Quiting Alcohol – Can Homeopathy Help?

By Dr. Dattatray Chopade Patil, Homeopathy  Homeopathy offers a wide range of medicines that help to decrease the craving for alcohol. Moreover, there are specific medications that treat sleep disorders, irritability, liver problems, problems of appetite, sadness, and many other consequences of overconsumption of alcohol. It is imperative that case history of…

Hypertension – How Can It Impact Your Heart?

By Dr. Sajeev Kumar, General Physician Yes, they are closely related! Hypertension acts a catalyst to worsen the heart health. It is considered a silent killer. Hypertension or High Blood Pressure is a serious medical condition which occurs when the pressure of the blood pumping through your arteries is too strong…

All You Need To Know About Minimally Invasive Gastrointestinal Surgery!

By Dr. Atul Mishra, General Surgery Minimally invasive gastrointestinal surgery, also identified as laparoscopic surgery or hand-assisted laparoscopic surgery (HALS), deals with minimally invasive methods where only one small keyhole incision is made in the abdomen in order to treat diseases originating from the gastrointestinal tract. This is, however, in contrast to…

Dandruff – How To Avert It?

By Dr. Himanshu Singhal, Dermatology Dandruff is a skin condition that is characterized by presence of white skin flakes on your scalp. It is neither a serious condition or contagious. The disorder is more common in males than females and tends to occur more in people who have oily skin. The various…

How to Fix Undereye Hollows with Different Methods?

By Dr Ramakant Bembde, Cosmetic/Plastic Surgery Eyes are an important aspect that enhances the beauty of a person. If you are living with under-eye hollows, you may want to get a fix as it would spoil your outlook. Undereye hollows are the opposite of having puffy eyes. The problem is not very…