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HIV/AIDS Risk Factors

By Dr. Shailesh Sahay , General Physician The transmission of HIV Virus from an infected person to a healthy person can only take place through an immediate contact with bodily liquid or discharge, such as: Blood (along with menstrual blood) Vaginal discharge Rectal Fluids Cum/Semen/Precum/Ejaculate Breast milk It is your blood that…

Anal Fistula – Ayurvedic Treatments For It!

By Dr. Tushar Chipra , Ayurveda Anus is the external open through which output of stool takes place. Sometimes, one of the glands of the anus forms an abscess which may drain out spontaneously or may require surgical treatment. This then develops into a fistula, which is a small tunnel that connects…

Pre and Post Natal Women – How Physiotherapy Plays A Role!

By Dr Rajesh Pal , Physiotherapy Pregnancy comes with its host of hormonal shifts inside a woman’s body. With severe hormonal changes, you may complain of a number of bodily pains and aches. This is absolutely normal and can be treated through physiotherapy. Before you delve deep into the role of…

5 Ways To Address Rising Depression In Young People!

By Dr Guruprasad Shivakamat , Psychology It is a serious mental disorder that effects and impacts the brain.It is also reffered as a mental health disorder, a psychiatric condition. Specifically, it is a mood disorder characterized by persistently low mood in which there is a feeling of sadness and loss of…

Breast Reduction Surgery – Know Its Benefits!

By Dr Nishant Chhajer , Cosmetic/Plastic Surgery Breast reduction or reduction mammoplasty is a surgical procedure which is used to reduce the weight and the size of the breast or change the shape and texture. The excess sagging skin and soft tissue is removed and the breast is reshaped according…

Why Do Orgasms Feel Good?

By Dr. Duraisamy , 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,…

Precautions After IVF Pregnancy!

By Dr. Seema Jain , Gynaecology In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) is becoming more and more common among women who are unable to conceive children naturally. To explain the process simply, IVF is a method through which the egg and the sperm are fused, i.e. fertilized in a laboratory dish and then the…

Remedies For Low Sex Drive In Women!

By Dr. Vedic Gram , Ayurveda What is Low sex drive? Low sex drive, also known as Hypoactive Sexual Desire Disorder (HSDD), is a condition that is characterised by the lowering urge to engage in any form of sexual activity or have sex. It is a very common phenomenon and is seen…

Dementia – 7 Early Symptoms of You Should Not Ignore!

By Dr. Indranil Saha , Psychiatry Dementia is a disorder of old age characterized by a decline in mental capabilities in a person. It is primarily caused by Alzheimer’s disease but can also be caused by damage to the brain from an injury or a stroke. The cells of the brain fail…

Your Baby’s Skin and Rashes

By Dr. Harish Prasad B.R , Dermatology Most infant rashes and other newborn skin conditions are very common occurrences and you should not be worried much as the symptoms normally disappear in a week or two. Here are some common observations: Baby acne usually in the form of pimples on your baby’s…