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Why Sex Feels Amazing?

By Dr. Sudhir Bhola, Sexology An orgasm is the climax of sexual activity that causes the release of sexual tension, muscular contractions in the pelvic region and a general feeling of pleasure. The human sexual response cycle (proposed by the Masters and Johnson team of sexual research) is divided into four stages,…

Severe Heart Diseases – Symptoms, Types, Causes And Treatment!

By Dr. Gaurav Tripathi, Cardiology Congenital heart disease is a severe heart condition or a defect which develops while the baby is still in the mother’s womb. This might take a few forms such as the incomplete formation of the baby’s heart valves or holes in the heart’s chambers. Each of these…

Nutritional Requirements Of Lactating Mothers!

By Dr. Archana Gupta, Gynaecology During the progressive stages of pregnancy and lactation, the psychological bearing, as well as the nutritional needs of the mother’s body, undergoes a wide range of changes. Keeping in mind the various perquisites of fetal care, the lifestyle of the mother also needs to adapt to several…

Stress Disorder In Kids – Know How To Manage Kids Post Trauma!

By Ms. Taral Parekh . Psychology Children no longer have sheltered existence from personal and public disasters. Accidents, physical and sexual abuse, weak inter-personal relationships in the family leave deep scars on a child’s psyche. Trauma is increasingly personal nowadays, and so psychological problems arise frequently. Some notable facts about post-traumatic stress disorder…

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder – How To Overcome It?

By Nirvan Hospital, Psychiatry Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, commonly known as OCD, is a psychological disorder. It is basically characterised by obsessive and abnormal thoughts which tend to influence several activities which become persistent over a period of time and are commonly referred to as compulsions. There have been cases where people tend to suffer from…

Dry Eyes Syndrome – Know More About Its Treatment!

By Dr. Piyush Kapur,Ophthalmology Dry eye syndrome is typically a chronic ailment, which remains in a progressive state. Based on the severity and cause, dry eyes may not be cured completely. However, in most cases, a person suffering from dry eyes can deal with it through treatment which is meant to…

Treating Asthma With Homeopathy!

By Dr. Mangesh J. Jadhav, Homeopathy Asthma is a disease that intermittently affects the lungs. When it strikes, the lungs become inflamed and the airways narrow. The sufferer’s chest tightens, breathing becomes difficult or wheezy, and a persistent cough may develop – especially at night. Asthma can be triggered by allergies or…

Type 2 Diabetes – Know The Healthy Ways To Manage Living!

By Dr. Jigar P Modia, General Physician Type 2 diabetes, also known as non-insulin dependent diabetes, is a chronic state that has an adverse effect on the way your body metabolizes sugar. If you are affected with Type 2 diabetes, your body either combats the consequences of insulin (hormone regulating the…

Arguments – Can They Be Good For A Relationship?

By Dr. Challa Subrahmanyam, Psychology While constant bickering and fights can be a signal that your relationship is in its last phase, occasional arguments are actually required and completely healthy for your relationship. Mild disagreements which result in arguments are necessary because it makes you aware of how the other person deals…

PCOS – How To Get Pregnant With It?

By Dr. Uddhavraj Dudhedia, Gynaecology Short for Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome, there’s actually a good chance someone you know has it. That’s because PCOS is one of the most common causes of female infertility, affecting one in 10 women of childbearing age. While this condition can make conception more challenging, there are many…