Prevalent Diseases

Types of Baby Poop & What They Mean

By Dr Kalpesh Patil , Pediatrics Have always been wondering what does your baby poop type signify? From colour to texture and smell, everything has its own significance. Let’s take a look at the types of baby poop so as to understand your child’s digestive tract. Greeny Black Tar: This dark, tar like…

Ayurveda and Acne

By Dr Sushant Nagarekar , Ayurveda Acne is a long-term disease which is caused due to the clogging of hair follicles due to dead skin cells. Its main characteristic feature is the emergence of pimples, blackheads, etc. In Ayurveda, the condition is known as Youvana Pidaka (Youvana means youth and pidaka means…

Treat High Blood Pressure with Homeopathy

By Dr Ranjana Gupta , Homeopathy High blood pressure is a condition which is characterized by constricted blood vessels that make it harder for the heart to work, thus resulting in increased blood pressure levels. The blood must maintain a certain level of pressure within the circulatory system to get to the…

All About Scalp Psoriasis

By Dr Aman Sharma , Dermatology Psoriasis is a kind of skin disease caused by the immune system. The skin cells receive defective signals from the immune system; signals which cause the skin cells to mature quickly. New skin cells, thus, form within days rather than weeks. In such cases, your body…

Type 2 Diabetes and Exercise – Exercise Makes It Easier to Control Your Diabetes

By Dr Umesh Alegaonkar , General Physician Regular exercise is highly recommended if you are suffering from type 2 diabetes. In addition to taking medications, exercises help in regulating your blood sugar levels. Besides, staying active and fit help you in maintaining your weight levels; thereby keeping a check on diabetes. Running: Running…

Intestinal Worms in Humans – Signs & Symptoms, Adults, Children

By Dr Chhavi Bansal , Homeopathy Human intestines play host to organisms known as tapeworms. These tiny worms are flat and segmented in appearance. The primary reason for tapeworm infection is the consumption of undercooked meat from animals that are infected. This parasitic infection in animals is caused while grazing in fields…

Homeopathic Remedies for Urticaria

By Dr Chhavi Bansal, Homeopathy Urticaria is also known as Hives and Nettle Rash. It is an allergic disorder that resembles the rashes that are caused when touching a nettle plant. Identifying the exact cause of the allergy might be a challenge since this allergic reaction can be caused due to a…

Dangers of Unsafe Child Feces Disposal

By Dr Kalpesh Patil, Pediatrics What are Feces? Feces are Solid or Semi Solid metabolic waste of the digestive system, including Bacteria. What does the statement ‘SAFE DISPOSAL OF CHILD FECES’ implies? The safest way to dispose of a child’s feces is to help the child use a toilet or latrine or…

Home Remedies for Sneezing

By Dr Umesh Alegaonkar, General Physician Sneezing continually can be a serious problem. Perpetual sneezing might not surface as a grave problem in itself, but it might refer to a serious underlying condition. Allergies, animal dander, smoke, mold, dust, wood dust, pollen and other such irritants are the most common causes…

Hair Transplant: Benefits, Procedure and Recovery

By Dr Shivashankar B. Sajjanshetty , Dermatology Hair transplant is usually opted for by people who are experiencing balding. In this procedure hair follicles are taken from one part of your body which has abundant hair and it is then placed on your scalp where you are experiencing balding. The site from…