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Laser Surgery for Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)

By Dr. Tanuj Paul Bhatia , Urology Prostate is a gland that performs the function of producing the fluid required to carry sperm. According to the Urology Care Foundation, 50 % of men have an enlarged prostate when they are around 50 years. An enlarged prostate is a condition that is medically…

Sleep Apnea – Basics, Causes, Snoring and The Role of Dentists!

By Dr. Premendra Goyal , Dentistry A good night’s sleep is the solution to many health issues but it isn’t always easy to get this sleep. Sleep apnea is one of the reasons for this. This is characterized by the interruption of a person’s breathing while sleeping. When you are unable to…

Child’s Health with Massage: It Works Wonder!

By Dr. S. Gupta , Pediatrics Helping the Muscles and Joints relieved by rubbing of the body with the hands. The Massage helps in relieving any kind of body pain and let the body relax. Massage can be applied with the hands, fingers, elbows etc. Massage is useful for everyone be it…

Best Homeopathic Medicines For PCOS

By Dr. Sheeja M , Homeopathy Polycystic Ovary syndromes is a condition wherein tiny cysts develop on the ovaries which become enlarged in the process. This results in elevated male hormones in women. It can be a result of genetic and environmental factors. One has to tick two out of three boxes…

Schizophrenia – 3 Causes Of It!

By Dr. Rahul Chandhok , Psychiatry Schizophrenia is a disease which eradicates the borders between reality and illusion in your mind and affects your daily perception. Additional mental disorders such as depression as well as anxiety disorders may also develop as a result of schizophrenia. Several factors are responsible for schizophrenia. A few…

Homeopathic Treatment for Piles (Haemorrhoids)

By Dr Shrutika Lolayekar , Homeopathy Piles is a condition which is also called hemorrhoids. Piles is when the veins around the anus or the lower rectum get swollen and/or inflamed. It is a very common problem and it is seen that about half the population gets piles by the time they…

Tuberculosis – Know Its Symptoms and Causes!!

By Dr. Mool Chand Gupta , Pulmonology Tuberculosis, often referred to as TB, is an infectious disease which is caused by a particular bacterium known as Mycobacterium Tuberculosis. This disease usually affects the lungs but in severe conditions, can affect other parts of the body as well. Tuberculosis can be of two…

11 Common Oral Problems Caused By Smoking

By Dr. Sharad Mohan , Ear-Nose-Throat (ENT) It is needless to mention how bad smoking is for your health. Most people have already become quite aware of its harmful consequences, thanks to the repetitive disclaimers and government initiatives. However, many still do not know that apart from causing life-threatening diseases, smoking may…

Management of Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis

By Dr. S. Gupta , Pediatrics The most common form of arthritis which occurs in adolescents and children is known as Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA). It is an autoimmune and inflammatory joint disease which usually lasts for around 6 weeks. Being an autoimmune disease, changes in the environment provoke the immune system to act.…

Borderline Personality Disorder: A Guide to Causes, Symptoms, Treatment!

By Dr.Swarajit Ghosh , Psychiatry Borderline Personality Disorder, often abbreviated as BPD is a psychological condition. People suffering from this condition generally do not have a clear identity, can harm themselves and have serious difficulties in maintaining relationships. This particular condition is usually characterised by the lack of ability to manage…