Living Healthy

Mini Face Lift or Upper Eye Blepharoplasty: Which to Do First?

By Dr Anubhav Gupta , Cosmetic/Plastic Surgery Your physical appearance changes considerably with progressing age. The skin starts to wrinkle and droop especially in and around your cheeks and the eyes. There are a number of techniques which help you to regain your youthful look. Most common procedures include a…

Thyroid Cancer – Types and Treatment Overview

By Dr Anirban Biswas , Endocronology The thyroid gland is a small gland located at the neck whose function is to produce hormones that play an important role in regulating various functions of the body. Cancer of the thyroid gland is known as thyroid cancer. This type of cancer mostly affects…

Deal with Low Sex Drive after Pregnancy

By Dr. M A Khokar , Sexology Do you shudder at the sheer thought of intimacy and intercourse after having gone through your pregnancy? And all of this despite having a spiced-up sex life previously? Do you find yourself feeling low as your passion and sexual desire take a back seat? Well…

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)

By Dr. K. S Somasekhar Rao, Gastroenterology Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a disorder of the digestive system that is characterized by a reflux of the stomach acid or stomach content through the food pipe. This action causes irritation to the lining in the food pipe and leads to GERD. The symptoms…

Asthma Or Allergies – 5 Homeopathic Remedies At Your Rescue!

By Dr. Tarachand Meshram, Homeopathy Asthma is a chronic respiratory condition. In asthma, the airway routes of the lungs get swollen. This causes irritation and gives rise to swelling inside these routes. For some people, a chilly climate comes with its own share of troubles and pain. Individuals who are sensitive to…

How To Live A Healthy Life With HIV?

By Dr. Pravin Patel Vijay Patel, General Physician The human immunodeficiency virus, better known as HIV, is a lentivirus (a specific type of virus) which overtime causes AIDS (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome). HIV spreads when an infected person engages in intercourse or through infected blood transfusions. The common symptoms in HIV patients…

Acne – Causes, Symptoms and Treatments

By Dr. Sreelatha Murugappan, Cosmetic/Plastic Surgery Acne is a skin condition caused due to the plugging of the hair follicles on the skin with dead skin cells and excess oil (sebum) secretion. Acne is characterized by the formation of pimples, mainly around the face, neck, chest and the back. There can be…

Gestational Diabetes – Causes, Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention

By Dr. S.K.Tandon , General Physician Gestational Diabetes is a type of diabetes that occurs at the time of pregnancy. It is possible to have a normal delivery even if you suffer from the disorder with the help of appropriate consultation with your doctor and the regulation of the blood sugar level.…

Best Ways To Control Winter Allergy

By Dr. K. P. Loknath Kumar, General Physician With the onset of winter comes the fun of playing in the snow, but on the other, you have things such as winter allergies, which can be quite nasty. What if there was something that one could do so as to control it? How…

Hyperhidrosis – Symptoms and Treatments

By Dr Aman Sharma , Dermatology Excessive sweating (hyperhidrosis) isn’t life threatening, but it can threaten your quality of life. How do you know when it’s time to see a doctor about excessive sweating? Hyperhidrosis or excessive sweating is caused due to the presence of extremely sensitive sweat glands. No one can…