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How To Prevent Deadly Blood Clots in Pregnancy?

By Dr. Rahul Manchanda, Gynaecology Women during pregnancy are more prone to blood clots. The occurrence of blood clots during pregnancy is more commonly known as DVT or deep-vein thrombosis in the medical world. Deep-vein thrombosis refers to a condition in which blood clots form in the veins of the pelvic region…

Implant dentistry

By Dr. Amit Chavan , Dentistry Implant dentistry is a surgical process which substitutes a damaged or missing tooth roots with an artificial tooth. People who have one or more missing/damaged tooth owing to decay, accidents or ageing can seek respite in dental implants as this procedure restores the normal function of…

Premature Ejaculation: Causes, Symptoms, Risks and Treatment

By Hakim Hari Kishan Lal Dawakhana Shafakhana, Sexology Premature ejaculation is an uncontrolled ejaculation of semen; either prior to or right after the penetration; with minimal sexual stimulation. This can be a cause of unsatisfactory sex both for both the partners involved. Causes Psychological Causes: Doctors are of the opinion that indulging…

Tanned Skin – 5 Home Remedies At Your Rescue

By Dr. Rashmi Mittal, Dermatology Tanning of the skin, though desired by some, completely mars the complexion of few. In a tropical country like India, sun tanning is a serious problem, one that often times calls for medical intervention.  In fact a host of homemade remedies have also emerged to combat with…

Colon Cancer – Causes And Warning Signs

By Dr. Hardik Thakker, General Physician Colon cancer is a cancer that starts in the large intestine (colon). In most cases it begins as a non-malignant group of cells called polyps, which may turn cancerous over time. After the formation of the malignant tumors, the cancerous cells may spread to other parts of…

Health Tips For Living With Osteoarthritis!

By Dr. (Maj) Pankaj N Surange, Pain Management When you discover that you have Osteoarthritis, it might seem that the condition has taken over your life. Osteoarthritis is a very common type of arthritis, which causes swelling, pain, and reduced motion in the joints. It may take place in any joint but…

Adrenal Gland – 5 Common Disorders!

By Dr. Hanish Gupta, Endocrinology Small endocrine glands, which are located on top of each kidney are known as Adrenal glands. These Adrenal glands produce hormones that regulate blood sugar, stress and sexual functions. Any problem in the pituitary gland can affect the adrenal gland as the pituitary gland regulates all endocrine glands.…

Physiotherapy – All You Need to Know About it!

By Dr. Gaurav Tyagi, Physiotherapy Physiotherapy or physical therapy as it is also known, addresses injuries, mobility issues, illnesses and disabilities through physical healing methods. For people recovering from accidents and other traumatic events that have affected their body, physiotherapy is a must. Neck and back pain, sports injuries, accident related injuries,…

Tips To Consider Before Undergoing Hair Transplant!

By Dr. Sushma Yadav, Dermatology Hair Transplant is a hair renewal medical therapy for both men and women. It’s a surgical procedure which moves hair follicles from a particular part of the body (donor site) to the balding part (recipient site). This is a fairly common and very popular procedure through which…

Hyperpigmentation – Derma Treatments

By Dr. Himanshu Singhal, Dermatology Hyperpigmentation is a skin disorder that causes dark patches and spots all over the facial skin. Although it occurs without any symptom, it is of high cosmetic concern and can result in psychological stress. Most of the causes of hyperpigmentation are attributed to exposure to the sun’s…