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Homeopathy and Muscle Pain

By Dr. Alok Kumar , Homeopathy Applying an ointment or spraying a pain reliever is the general tendency of almost everyone suffering from muscle pain. But these provide just temporary relief and the real cause of muscle pain is not addressed. Here’s where Homeopathy can be of real help. The natural Homeopathic…

Deal with Low Sex Drive after Pregnancy

By Dr. M A Khokar , Sexology Do you shudder at the sheer thought of intimacy and intercourse after having gone through your pregnancy? And all of this despite having a spiced-up sex life previously? Do you find yourself feeling low as your passion and sexual desire take a back seat? Well…

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)

By Dr. K. S Somasekhar Rao, Gastroenterology Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a disorder of the digestive system that is characterized by a reflux of the stomach acid or stomach content through the food pipe. This action causes irritation to the lining in the food pipe and leads to GERD. The symptoms…

Gestational Diabetes – Causes, Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention

By Dr. S.K.Tandon , General Physician Gestational Diabetes is a type of diabetes that occurs at the time of pregnancy. It is possible to have a normal delivery even if you suffer from the disorder with the help of appropriate consultation with your doctor and the regulation of the blood sugar level.…

Heart Attack Signs, Symptoms and Emergency Treatment

By Dr. Balaji Ramagiri, Cardiology Subtle Signs of a Heart Attack: Unusual Fatigue: Like most people, you may also be busy with hectic schedules and deadlines. You may have responsibilities such as aging parents, running a household or taking care of your family’s monetary needs. Most of the time you are probably weary…

4 Sexual Myths and Facts

By Dr. Nitin Sharma, Sexology There are a lot of myths that revolve around sex and which most people, unfortunately believe to be true. However, these myths need to be debunked to make people aware about the factual aspects of sex. Here are a few sex myths debunked: #1Myth: You cannot get pregnant…

Yes, Over-Masturbation Does Impact Your Health!

By Dr. Nitin Sharma, Sexology Since, physical intimacy is an integral part of one’s life and masturbation helps him in getting through the satisfaction and orgasm when your partner is not around. Masturbating once a day is healthy and twice a day is considered normal; however, going beyond the spectrum of normal…

Curing Cleft Palate with Plastic Surgery

By Dr Venkata Ramana, Cosmetic/Plastic Surgery What is Cleft Palate? Cleft Palate is known to occur when the roof of the human mouth, does not close completely. This leads to an opening that can almost extend to the nasal cavity. The cleft can involve any of the two sides of the palate. It…

Peritoneal Cancer: Symptoms, Causes and Treatments

By Dr. Sanjaya Mishra, Oncology Peritoneal cancer is a rare type of cancer which forms in the thin tissue layer present in the abdomen lining. This layer of tissue also lines the bladder, rectum and the uterus. The peritoneal structure is made up of epithelial cells; its role is to produce fluids…

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…