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Learn to say No: How it is beneficial

By Dr. Mehak Arora , Psychology Have you ever been in a state where the very simple two-lettered word “No” from you might bring the world of your loved ones come crumbling down? Have you ever been dubbed as being discourteous on voicing that one “no” straight-away? Well, being extremely gracious on…

Can Cancer Be Inherited?

By Dr. Sajjan Rajpurohit, Oncology While it is commonly known that Cancer is not a hereditary disease in the true sense, doctors often mention that having a parent with a history of cancer can put you at increased risks of developing the disease yourself. Defined as an abnormal and uncontrolled division of…

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…

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…

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…

Ovarian Cancer – Symptoms And Treatment

By Dr. Sajjan Rajpurohit, Oncology Ovarian cancer is referred to as the cancer of the ovaries. The ovaries are a component of the female reproductive system. There are two ovaries located on either side of the uterus in a woman’s body. Ovaries which are the organs responsible for producing egg cells also…

Blocked Fallopian Tube: Causes and Treatments

By Dr. Asha Gavade, Gynaecology One of the most common causes of female infertility is a blocked fallopian tube. Fallopian tubes are two tubes located one on each side of the uterus. It helps to transport the matured eggs from the ovaries to the uterus. When there is a hindrance that prevents…

3 Steps To Treat Constipation In Children

By Dr Nishantadeb Ghatak, Pediatrics One of the most difficult things as a parent is to witness your kids experiencing pain and discomfort. And while most kids are often healthy, many of them will experience constipation at one point or another. Constipation is a very common cause of pain and discomfort in…

Best Foods To Combat Anaemia!

By Dr. Nidhi Chandra, Dietitian/Nutritionist Anemia is a common disorder of blood and generally occurs from a reduced count of Red Blood cells. In other words, the hemoglobin concentration in the blood reduces to a significant extent. Patients with anemia should ensure adequate intake of iron, vitamin B12, vitamin C and folic…

Managing Hair Loss Through Transplant

By Dr. Priyanka Aher, Trichology Hair loss is something, which is tough for both men and women around the world to accept. In fact, it is often seen as a sign of the loss of vitality and youth. So, it is not surprising that a lot of people find it very hard…