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Heart Attack Signs, Symptoms and Emergency Treatment

By Dr. Balaji Ramagiri, Cardiology Subtle Signs of a Heart Attack: Unusual Fatigue: Like most people, you may also be busy with hectic schedules and deadlines. You may have responsibilities such as aging parents, running a household or taking care of your family’s monetary needs. Most of the time you are probably weary…

All About Liposuction

By Dr Yv Rao , Cosmetic/Plastic Surgery Liposuction is a cosmetic surgery that involves the removal of fat from the body by using suction. This process involves insertion of thin, small and blunt tubes called “cannula” into the skin which are connected to a suction device known as “aspirator”. Liposuction is an…

4 Sexual Myths and Facts

By Dr. Nitin Sharma, Sexology There are a lot of myths that revolve around sex and which most people, unfortunately believe to be true. However, these myths need to be debunked to make people aware about the factual aspects of sex. Here are a few sex myths debunked: #1Myth: You cannot get pregnant…

Yes, Over-Masturbation Does Impact Your Health!

By Dr. Nitin Sharma, Sexology Since, physical intimacy is an integral part of one’s life and masturbation helps him in getting through the satisfaction and orgasm when your partner is not around. Masturbating once a day is healthy and twice a day is considered normal; however, going beyond the spectrum of normal…

Foods to Avoid With Hyperthyroidism

By Dr. Lokendra Tomar , Dietitian/Nutritionist The thyroid is the butterfly-shaped gland in your neck, which produces the thyroid hormone that affects the operation of almost every organ of the body. When your body produces too much of this hormone, a condition called hyperthyroidism develops. The thyroid glands also regulate metabolism, and…

Curing Cleft Palate with Plastic Surgery

By Dr Venkata Ramana, Cosmetic/Plastic Surgery What is Cleft Palate? Cleft Palate is known to occur when the roof of the human mouth, does not close completely. This leads to an opening that can almost extend to the nasal cavity. The cleft can involve any of the two sides of the palate. It…

Homeopathic Treatment for Hair Loss

By Dr. Alok Kumar , Homeopathy Hair loss or alopecia refers generally to the loss of hair from the scalp region. About 95% of hair loss conditions occur due to hereditary factors, which are referred to as androgenetic alopecia. Hair fall can also denote a serious underlying medical condition such as ovarian…

Does Having An Active Social Life Make You Happier?

By Dr. Hemamalini Lakshminarasimhan, Psychology We live in a world where the number of followers on your Instagram account defines and categorises a person as popular or a social disaster. The world is all about networking now-a-days and sometimes, your networking skills supersede your actual qualifications in certain fields and your career.…

Having A Tough Time Dealing With Your Aggressive Child?

By Dr. Mansi Arya, Homeopathy As parents, few situations are more difficult to deal with when you have a child who is aggressive toward other children. It can be embarrassing as well as frightening when your child bites, hits, scratches or kicks to get his or her way. It’s not uncommon for…

Homeopathic Treatment for Acne

By Dr. Alok Kumar , Homeopathy Acne is a condition that is very common among teenagers; it occurs due to hormonal imbalances in the body. The sebaceous glands present on the skin tend to become overactive and produce excess oil. Acne affects people across all ages, from teenagers to premenopausal women. Acne…