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In Vitro Fertilization (IVF): Know Its Procedure!

By Garbhagudi Ivf Centre,  In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) is a series of complex procedures that is used to treat infertility and other genetic disorders and finally aid in conception. In this process, matured eggs are retrieved from one’s ovaries and then fertilized by a sperm in a petri dish within a laboratory. The…

Atherosclerosis: Everything You Need To Know

By Dr. Samanjoy Mukherjee, Cardiology, The narrowing and hardening of the artery walls due to plaque (a substance made up of cholesterol, calcium, fats and other debris in the bloodstream) build-up is called atherosclerosis. This process of substance build-up happens gradually, and puts the flow of blood at risk. In fact, atherosclerosis…

Erectile Dysfunction – How Can It Be Managed?

By Dr. Rahul Gupta, Sexology, Erectile dysfunction is the most common male sexual problems, although not voiced out openly. When investigated, it has physiological and psychological reasons. Read to know more and how to manage it. Erectile dysfunction is defined as the repeated inability to achieve and maintain an erection for a…

Know The Major Causes Of Migraine And How Homeopathy Can Treat It!

By Dr. T.Kirankumar, Homeopathy, Migraine is characterized by headache on one side of the head and is pulsating, throbbing and bursting in nature. Though it generally causes unilateral headache, but in many cases, the whole head may have to bear its brunt. It is mainly caused due to the dilation and thinning…

Long Term Benefits Of Coronary Bypass Surgery

By Dr. Rajiv Kumar Srivastava, Cardiology, Coronary bypass surgery is the surgical procedure in which the blood flow of a blocked artery or even a partially blocked artery in your heart is diverted. Since a new pathway to the heart is made, the heart muscles’ blood flow generally improves. This procedure works…

5 Treatment Options For Sinusitis!

By Dr. Jagdish Chaturvedi, Ear-Nose-Throat (ENT), Our skull is composed of small cavities or dents that remain filled with air. These cavities produce mucus that keeps the airways, and nasal tracts free of allergens and pollutants. However, when these cavities become swollen, as a result of the inflammation of the tissues that…

Blocked Nose – Top Homeopathic Remedies For It!

By Dr. Sandip Samanta, Homeopathy, Stuffy nose or nasal congestion is characterized by symptoms of mucus buildup, congested nose and pain in the sinuses. Usually it is caused by underlying conditions such as hay fever (irritation and allergy caused by dust or pollen), allergies and environmental irritants. The blockage of the nose…

Androgenetic Alopecia (Baldness) – How Can It Be Prevented?

By Dr. Venu Kumari, Dermatology, A common type of hair loss which is found in both men and women, Androgenetic alopecia in medical terms occurs in a typical pattern, the frequency of which, keeps on augmenting with age. The notable aspect here is that, the hair loss pattern in male and female…

Premature Ejaculation – How To Have Better Control On It?

By Dr. A. Kumar, Sexology, Premature ejaculation is a very common condition in which you ejaculate a lot sooner than you would like to during sexual intercourse. It is so common that one in three men suffer from premature ejaculation. However, if premature ejaculation occurs irregularly, it is not a cause of…