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Bipolar Disorder: Symptoms and Diagnosis

By, Dr. Ashish Sakpal, Psychiatry Also called manic depression, bipolar disorder is a mental illness that causes drastic mood swings. Depending on your current temperament, you might either be euphoric and full of energy or deeply depressed and hopeless. You might have difficulty performing your daily duties, or maintaining personal relationships.…

Homeopathic Treatment for Sleeplessness

By, Dr. Ashwini Indulkar, Homeopathy Insomnia is a sleep disorder in which a person finds it difficult to fall asleep or to stay asleep. Insomnia also includes poor sleep quality, restless sleep, waking up several times during sleep, and feeling un-refreshed or tired after waking up.  Homeopathy provides a very safe,…

How Modern Gadgets Lead to Injuries?

By, Dr. Ashwani Maichand, Orthopaedics In today’s world, gadgets are an important part of your lives that you simply can’t seem to do without. From computers at your workplace to cellphones in your pocket, almost everything you do is intricately linked with these machines. Spending too much time in front of…

What Should You Know About Borderline Personality Disorder?

By, Dr. Milind Barhate, 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…

Emotional Abuse – 5 Signs Of It!

By, Ms. Jagriti Sharma, Psychology Emotional abuse is subtle. People involved in it are often unaware of the act. Though there are no physical marks or injuries, still emotional abuse is more toxic and noxious than physical abuse. Emotional abuse can be in between husband-wife, parent-child, in between friends, in fact…

All you can know about bipolar disorders

By Dr. Neha Shah, Psychiatry Bipolar disorder, also called manic depressive disorder, is characterized by extreme mood swings; ranging from mania or hypomania to depression. The mood swings can vary from occurring several times a week to just a few times a year. People suffering from bipolar disorders are prone to acting…

All you can know about bipolar disorders

By Dr. Neha Shah, Psychiatry Bipolar disorder, also called manic depressive disorder, is characterized by extreme mood swings; ranging from mania or hypomania to depression. The mood swings can vary from occurring several times a week to just a few times a year. People suffering from bipolar disorders are prone to…

Psychological Distress Amongst Adolescent Pregnancy

By Dr. Ambrish Dharmadhikari , Psychiatry Research has suggested that childbearing is not the primary cause of psychological distress amongst teenagers. When the levels of depression are compared, the number of teenage mothers are significantly higher than the number of adult mothers or other teenagers. However, the underlying cause of depression does not seem…

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

By Dr Vikas Khanna , Psychology Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), is marked as a serious condition where a person, after witnessing or experiencing a horrifying or traumatic event, can develop unnatural mental health conditions. The traumatic event can include sexual assault, traffic collisions, warfare or a potential danger to a person’s life.…