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Gynecomastia – Enlarged Breasts in Men

By Dr. Sunil Soni, Cosmetic/Plastic Surgery Gynecomastia is characterized by enlarged breast tissues in men. This condition occurs as a result of imbalances in hormones (testosterone and estrogen) which affect either one or both of the breasts, characterized by breast pain, tenderness and nipple discharge. Gynecomastia can occur during early childhood, puberty,…

Diabetes and Foot Ulcers

By Dr. Shradha Doshi , Diabetology Common complications caused by diabetes include poor blood circulation and nerve damage. These issues may make the feet prone to skin sores or ulcers which are difficult to treat, and tend to worsen faster. But with proper foot care and management techniques, these foot ulcers can…

Ayurveda for Psoriasis

By Dr Shailendra Kumar Naithani , Ayurveda Psoriasis is an autoimmune disease that is mainly characterized by patches of irregular skin, which may be red, itchy and scaly. Its severity may range from a small and localized patch to patches on the entire body. It mostly occurs on the elbows, knees and…

Eating Right The Ayurvedic Way

By Dr. Surjeet Kaur , Trichology Very few of us know how to eat right. Gorging on junk food leaves your body wanting for various important minerals and Vitamins. This makes the body prone to various diseases and illnesses. Eating right is important to allow the body to receive nutrition properly. Eat…

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…

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…

Homeopathic Treatments For Knee Pain

By Dr. Shrikhrishna, Homeopathy Knee pain usually occurs due to an injury stemming from the overuse of the knee joint, sudden accidents or severe disorders such as arthritis. Knee pain is characterized by severe pain in and around the knee. The pain can vary from mild to debilitating (in case of rheumatism…

How To Treat Seasonal Flu In Adults?

By Dr. Rajashekhar, General Physician Influenza, commonly known as flu, is a very contagious condition that occurs in adults of all ages. Flu is contracted more in the winter months as it spreads when an infected person coughs, sneezes or even through touch. If not treated properly, flu can prove to be…

Relief From Back Pain – 4 Yoga Asanas At Your Rescue!

By Dr. Gowthaman Krishnamoorthy, Ayurveda Lower back ache is one of the most common complaints of men and women all over the world. It can be triggered by a variety of factors including improper lifting of heavy weight, injuries, unhealthy lifestyle etc. Yoga can be very beneficial in treating lower back pain.…

Vaginal Dryness: One of the Most Common Female Sexual Health Problem

By Dr. Amit Joshi , Sexology Along with mood swings and hot flashes, a woman goes through a variety of changes during the process of menopause, which leads to a less than ideal existence thanks to hormonal imbalances and various changes in the genital parts. Vaginal dryness is a common symptom of…