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Homeopathic Treatment for Acne

By Dr. Alok Kumar , Homeopathy Acne is a condition that is very common among teenagers; it occurs due to hormonal imbalances in the body. The sebaceous glands present on the skin tend to become overactive and produce excess oil. Acne affects people across all ages, from teenagers to premenopausal women. Acne…

Botox Injections – Its Benefits, Reasons to Get Done and How it Works

By Dr. Sreelatha Murugappan , Cosmetic/Plastic Surgery Botox, derived from Clostridium Botulinum, is a cosmetic treatment often used to smooth wrinkled skin. Botox was originally used to treat spasms as it has muscles freezing qualities. Eventually, it was primarily used to cure the wrinkles present at the corner of the eyes (known…

Is Lack Of Sleep Wrecking Your Sex Life?

By Dr Ajay Kumar Gupta , Sexology Research shows that not clocking the adequate sleep hours can adversely affect your sex life. If you are sleeping for 5 hours or even less, it is time you take notice and fix the problem. Here are a few ways how lack of sleep can…

Anal Fistula – Causes, Symptoms and Ayurvedic Treatments

By Dr. Shailendra Kumar Naithani , 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…

Laser Hair Removal – What You Can Expect!

By Dr. Archhana Gullur, Dermatology Are you struggling with removing your unwanted hair? Then you are not the only one who is. Because there are several people around the world who have tried various ineffective hair removal techniques in the struggle to maintain a hairless body. But why waste time behind measures…

Premature Ejaculation – Causes, Symptoms, Treatment and Prevention

By Dr. S.K.Tandon , General Physician Premature ejaculation is characterized by involuntary and uncontrolled orgasms, either before or after sexual intercourse. The resulting situation can be very distressing and frustrating for the individual as it can hamper his sex life drastically. However, it cannot be regarded as a cause of concern unless…

Physiotherapy for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

By Dr. Mukesh Vyas, Physiotherapy Also known as Median Nerve Compression, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome is characterized by a sensation of tingling and numbness in the hands or the arm caused due to a strained nerve of the wrist. This condition occurs due to stress which affects the functioning of the part of…

High Cholesterol Symptoms, Causes and Treatments

By Dr. Balaji Ramagiri , Cardiology Cholesterol is a waxy substance that is naturally produced by the liver and is usually contained in the fats of the blood. Although cholesterol is essential for the synthesis of vitamin D, cell membranes and certain hormones, yet increased cholesterol count can heighten chances of heart…

All You Need to Know About Chemical Peel

By Dr Shivashankar B. Sajjanshetty , Dermatology The chemical peel is a procedure done to improve your skin’s appearance. This treatment uses a chemical solution which causes the skin to blister and finally peel off. The new skin is usually less wrinkled and smoother than the old skin. Here is everything you…

Causes of Irritable Bowel Syndrome

By Dr. K. S Somasekhar Rao , Gastroenterology Irritable bowel syndrome is a disorder of the large intestine that is characterized by symptoms of bloating, stomach pain, constipation and diarrhea. The condition is usually chronic; however, the symptoms of IBS can be controlled by managing your lifestyle, stress and diet. Symptoms- The…