Health Tips

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder – Know Its Causes And Symptoms

By Dr. Vikas Jain , Psychiatry Post-traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD, is a serious potentially debilitating condition that can occur in people who have experienced or witnessed a natural disaster.This can cause a serious and shocking response in the sufferer’s mind. What Causes PTSD? Post-traumatic stress disorder is a mental health condition that is…

HIV/AIDS Risk Factors

By Dr. Shailesh Sahay , General Physician The transmission of HIV Virus from an infected person to a healthy person can only take place through an immediate contact with bodily liquid or discharge, such as: Blood (along with menstrual blood) Vaginal discharge Rectal Fluids Cum/Semen/Precum/Ejaculate Breast milk It is your blood that…

4 Hypertension Disorders During Pregnancy!

By Dr. Ruchi Rai Ahuja , Gynaecology One of the most common conditions that women develop while pregnancy is hypertension. Research reveals that hypertensive disorders affect about 2% to 3% of women during pregnancy. Hypertensive disorders that affect pregnant women have been characterized into 4 types- 1. Chronic Hypertension- This category of hypertension in…

Anal Fistula – Ayurvedic Treatments For It!

By Dr. Tushar Chipra , 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…

Stents vs. Bypass Surgery: Which Is Better?

By Dr. Ramesh Kawar , Cardiology Quite often you hear or may have heard that someone in your family, professional or social circle has had an heart attack or blockage and has been advised either bypass or stenting. From here begins a state of confusion, doubt, dilemma and the questions that both…

5 Ayurvedic Tips To Boost Sexual Health!

By Dr. Gowthaman Krishnamoorthy , Ayurveda A good sex life can make you stress-free and healthy. Many times an unhealthy and stagnant sex life can affect your marriage or relationship with your partner and can also result in the loss of self-esteem. Sex also makes you relaxed and helps you build a strong bond…

Premature Menopause – Ways It Can Be Treated!

By Dr. Savita Gupta , Gynaecology Premature menopause is a condition where the female body stops producing estrogen before the age of 40. Premature menopause can either be natural or induced. A woman who undergoes this condition is affected by additional physical and emotional problems. Symptoms- The symptoms of premature menopause are as…

Pre and Post Natal Women – How Physiotherapy Plays A Role!

By Dr Rajesh Pal , Physiotherapy Pregnancy comes with its host of hormonal shifts inside a woman’s body. With severe hormonal changes, you may complain of a number of bodily pains and aches. This is absolutely normal and can be treated through physiotherapy. Before you delve deep into the role of…

5 Ways To Address Rising Depression In Young People!

By Dr Guruprasad Shivakamat , Psychology It is a serious mental disorder that effects and impacts the brain.It is also reffered as a mental health disorder, a psychiatric condition. Specifically, it is a mood disorder characterized by persistently low mood in which there is a feeling of sadness and loss of…

Breast Reduction Surgery – Know Its Benefits!

By Dr Nishant Chhajer , Cosmetic/Plastic Surgery Breast reduction or reduction mammoplasty is a surgical procedure which is used to reduce the weight and the size of the breast or change the shape and texture. The excess sagging skin and soft tissue is removed and the breast is reshaped according…