Men’s Health

Wrinkles: Facts on Treatments and Cosmetic Procedures

By Dr. Yv Rao , Cosmetic/Plastic Surgery Wrinkles are one of the most predictable signs of aging. But that doesn’t mean you have to let them hinder your beauty. Aging and Wrinkles With age, skin cells divide more slowly, and the skin’s inner layer, called the dermis, begins to thin. That starts to…

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…

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…

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…

Ways To Prevent Hair Loss With Homeopathic Treatment

By Dr. Uday Naik, Homeopathy Growth of hair may occur either on its own or after a particular treatment, inducing hair growth. There are various treatments as well as solutions for preventing and treating hair fall. Loss of hair occurs due to various reasons, including fungal infection on the scalp, genetic reasons,…

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…