Health

About Mental Health Problems

By Dr Anuj Khandelwal , Psychiatry The mental or psychological condition of a person can refer to mental health. How good or bad the mental health is, depends upon the condition and behavior of that person.Good mental health is a sense of wellbeing, confidence and self-esteem. What are mental health problems? Mental…

Vaginismus and why it often threatens to break marriages

By Dr. M A Khokar , Sexology Vaginismus is the rather painful contraction of the vaginal muscles that occur on coming in contact with pressure or physical contact that occurs mostly during intercourse. Causes- Vaginismus may be primary (wherein the woman cannot indulge in sexual intercourse because of the debilitating pain that…

Headaches and Caffeine

By Dr Anil Mehta , General Physician There has been a debate in medical circles for years regarding the consumption of caffeine and its advantages or disadvantages for your body. One of the negatives which have been put forward in certain studies has been researching about the co-relation between headaches and caffeine.…

Type 2 Diabetes and Exercise – Exercise Makes It Easier to Control Your Diabetes

By Dr Umesh Alegaonkar , General Physician Regular exercise is highly recommended if you are suffering from type 2 diabetes. In addition to taking medications, exercises help in regulating your blood sugar levels. Besides, staying active and fit help you in maintaining your weight levels; thereby keeping a check on diabetes. Running: Running…

Diet for a Healthy Breastfeeding Mom

By Dt Zubeda Tumbi , Dietitian/Nutritionist Post pregnancy, your first priority is to lose the extra weight you gain during pregnancy. Even though it is important to get healthy and toned again, it is equally important that you do not skip on nutrients. Your body is now using all its resources to…

Ways to Prevent Staining of the Teeth

By Dr. Sahil Singh , Dentistry It’s time you took the matter seriously if you don’t feel very comfortable flashing a smile fearing that people around might notice that yellowish tint on your teeth. Stained teeth are characterized by presence of colored stains on your teeth. It can be caused due to…

Liver Cancer: Symptoms, Causes, Stages and Treatments

By Dr. Sanjaya Mishra, Oncology Liver cancer is a type of cancer that affects the cells present in the liver. The liver cells tend to function abnormally and also change in appearance. These cancerous cells start to affect other nearby tissues and spread to other parts of the body. Liver cancer is…

Homeopathy for Weight Loss

By Dr. Alok Kumar , Homeopathy The accumulation of excess fat within the human body leads to the chronic disorders of obesity or excessive weight. It is a growing concern across the world as it is one of major underlying factors for many other health issues of other vital organs such as…

Ways to Prevent Stress from Ruining your Love Life

By Dr. Shirish C. Malde, Sexology If you have been feeling stressed out lately, beware! It could have a negative effect on your relationship. Stress can hamper your perception about the partner and cloud your judgments. Stress leads to all sorts of problems in a relationship: unnecessary arguments which could have been…

Homeopathy for PILES or Haemorrhoids!

By Dr. R.K. Joshi, Homeopathy Piles or Haemorrhoids is a disease of the anal canal. The veins in this region get affected. They swell as blood stagnates inside them. This causes discomfort while passing stool. The most obvious symptoms of piles are bleeding and pain at the time of excretion or passing…