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7 Reasons Behind Computer Vision Syndrome And It’s Ayurvedic Treatment

By Bhujbale’s Ayurveda & Piles Clinic, Ayurveda, Computer vision syndrome is a  group of eye and vision-related problems that results from prolonged computer use. Many individuals experience eye discomfort and vision problems when viewing a computer screen for extended periods. The level of discomfort appears to increase with the amount of computer use.…

Wound Care – Caring For Stitches (Sutures)

By Dr. Alliance Munot Hospital, General Physician Wounds are a common occurrence which people experience in their day to day activities. Sometimes they heal automatically. However at other times they require medications; even stitches and staples. In the case of stitches and staples, you must be careful in order to avoid infections…

Are Women More Prone To Lung Cancer? Find Out Now!

By Dr. Rajshekhar C Jaka, Oncology, Recent research has brought to light evidence suggesting that women are more vulnerable to lung cancer. Between a man and a woman smoking the same number of cigarettes over the same period of time, the woman is more likely to be diagnosed with cancer. The study…

Anal Fistula – Causes, Symptoms and Ayurvedic Treatments

By Dr. Pooja Roy, Ayurveda, Anus is the external open through which output of stool takes place. Sometimes, one of the glands of the anus forms an abscess which may drain out spontaneously or may require surgical treatment. This then develops into a fistula, which is a small tunnel that connects the…

The Impact of Divorce on Young Children

By Dr. Chadha, Psychology, When marriages don’t work in spite of all the efforts you make to bring about a positive change, your inevitable solution is a divorce. A divorce leaves the partners distraught and drained out but another part of the family that is severely affected by such a decision is…

Acne Marks – 5 Best Forms Of Treatment!

By Dr. Suruchi Garg, Dermatology, Acne is an inflammatory skin disorder that leads to pimple formation on the shoulder, back, face, upper arms and chest. The different types of acne include cysts, blackheads, whiteheads, pimple and nodules. Acne starts to develop during the transitional period of puberty. Although it can occur at…

What Links Obesity To 13 Kinds Of Cancer? All You Need To Know

By Dr. Veda Padma Priya, Oncology, There is a co-relation between weight gain and different types of cancer. That is not to say that obesity is the root cause of these cancers, only that rapid weight gain can be a factor that increases the risk of cancer. Here are 13 different kinds of…

Eating Disorder – 3 Types Of It!

By Dr. Aneesh Baweja, Psychiatry, Extreme sensitivity and obsession with weight and food related issues are the primary characteristics of eating disorders. There are mainly three types of eating disorders. Many people believe that eating disorders are lifestyle choices, but these are in fact very serious psychological disorders that should be treated…

Homeopathic Approach for Weight Loss

By Dr. Krishnarajsingh Thakur, Homeopathy, The accumulation of excess fat within the human body leads to the chronic disorders of obesity or excessive weight. It is a growing concern across the world as it is one of major underlying factors for many other health issues of other vital organs such as…

Birth Control & 5 Myths Around It

By Dr. Tripti Raheja, Gynaecology, Birth control is a device to avoid pregnancy. Many couples go for birth control options if they want to do family planning or are not prepared to take up the responsibility of a child. Some of the Birth Control Methods are- Condoms Birth Control Pills Rhythm Method…