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Sexual Weakness Due To Diabetes And Hypertension!

By Dr. Ajaypal Singh, Sexology, With rapidly changing lifestyles, diabetes and hypertension have become extremely prevalent. India is the new diabetes capital, and hypertension is a close twin for diabetes. These are not one-system diseases, in that they affect entire body systems in different ways. What many do not realize is that…

Hypertension – Top Ayurvedic Remedies For It!

By Dr. Pradnya Aptikar, Ayurveda Hypertension is a condition which is characterised by elevated blood pressure in the arteries. This condition can be a result of aging, stress or a poor diet (including an unhealthy lifestyle as well). In the present day, hypertension is mainly caused due to an unhealthy diet…

Whats Is Liver Cirrhosis, Portal Hypertension (PHT)? Why PHT Occurs In Cirrhotic Patients And Why It Can Be A Life Threatening Problem?

By Dr. Siddharth Jain, Gastroenterology, Dear all, these two words ‘Cirrhosis’ and ‘Portal Hypertension’, will affect anyone and everyone suffering from end-stage liver disease. These two terms are used by us doctors, innumerable times while we try to explain the problem of liver failure. But whenever we throw this medical jargon at…

Hypertension – Top Ayurvedic Remedies For It!

By Dr. Akash Gupta, Ayurveda, Hypertension is a condition which is characterised by elevated blood pressure in the arteries. This condition can be a result of aging, stress or a poor diet (including an unhealthy lifestyle as well). In the present day, hypertension is mainly caused due to an unhealthy diet as…

Can Ayurvedic Treatment Control Hypertension?

By Dr. Ketan Dangat, Ayurveda, Hypertension is a condition which is characterised by elevated blood pressure in the arteries. This condition can be a result of aging, stress or a poor diet (including an unhealthy lifestyle as well). In the present day, hypertension is mainly caused due to an unhealthy diet as…

Hypertensive Disorders That Affect Pregnant Women

By Dr. Abhishek Daga, Gynaecology, One of the most common conditions that women develop while pregnancy is hypertension. Research reveals that hypertensive disorders affect about 2% to 3% of women during pregnancy. Hypertensive disorders that affect pregnant women have been characterized into 4 types- 1. Chronic Hypertension- This category of hypertension in general precedes…

High Blood Pressure (Hypertension) – Know The Reasons Behind It!!

By Anantya Healthcare, Multi Speciality High blood pressure is a condition which occurs when the blood flowing through the vessels exerts pressure that is above normal. This causes the heart to pump harder and this may result in hardening of the arteries, also known as atherosclerosis. The specific cause of hypertension is not…

Hypertension in Pregnancy – Every women Should Know these Facts

By Dr. Shaivalini Kamarapu, Gynaecology Hypertension is one of the most adverse health conditions of our times. It is estimated that approximately 20 % of world population suffers from hypertension (also referred to as High Blood Pressure). Hypertension requires special care in certain situations. Pregnancy is one such situation. If you or…

Know the Real Facts about Hypertension and Pregnancy

  By Dr. Neha Lalla, Gynaecology Blood pressure can be defined as how hard the blood pushes itself against the walls of the artery when the heart beats. A considerable amount of pressure is required for the circulation of blood throughout the body, but an excess can really cause complications. A blood…

Crohn’s Disease and Heart Health: What’s the Connection?

By Dr. Neeraj Gupta , General Physician Yes, they are closely related! Hypertension acts a catalyst to worsen the heart health. It is considered a silent killer. Hypertension or High Blood Pressure is a serious medical condition which occurs when the pressure of the blood pumping through your arteries is too strong…