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Cleft Lip – What You Need to Know

By Dr. Vijaya Patil , Cosmetic Physician Cleft lip is an oral and facial malformation that occurs in the early stages of pregnancy, when the foetus is still developing inside the mother’s womb. The lips are not formed properly because the tissue that is responsible for their formation does not completely develop…

Homeopathic Treatment for Piles (Haemorrhoids)

By Dr Shrutika Lolayekar , Homeopathy Piles is a condition which is also called hemorrhoids. Piles is when the veins around the anus or the lower rectum get swollen and/or inflamed. It is a very common problem and it is seen that about half the population gets piles by the time they…

Platelet Rich Plasma- Skin Rejuvenation And Hair Loss Treatment

By Dr. Vijaya Patil , Cosmetic Physician One of the techniques which is slowly gaining ground since the past few years is PRP or Platelet Rich Plasma therapy. This technique is very effective in case of hair fall and skin rejuvenation and is being offered in more and more clinics nowadays. What…

Homeopathy for Alcohol Addiction Treatment!!

By Dr. Chetan Raj , Homeopathy Homeopathy offers a wide range of medicines that help to decrease the craving for alcohol. Moreover, there are specific medications that treat sleep disorders, irritability, liver problems, problems of appetite, sadness, and many other consequences of overconsumption of alcohol. It is imperative that case history of…

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder – How To Deal With It?

By Dr Lakshmi Prabha , Psychiatry Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, commonly known as OCD, is a psychological disorder. It is basically characterised by obsessive and abnormal thoughts which tend to influence several activities which become persistent over a period of time and are commonly referred to as compulsions. There have been cases where people…

Image Testing For Breast Cancer!

By Dr Shilpy Dolas , Oncology Breast cancer is cancer that forms in tissues of the breast, usually in the ducts (tubes that carry milk to the nipple ) and lobules (glands that make milk). It occurs in both men and women, although male breast cancer is rare. Almost 15 %…

Lower Back Pain – Know Its Treatment Options!!

By Dr Gautam Das , Pain Management Lower back pain is a symptom for many underlying conditions such as arthritis. However, it may just be caused by lifting a heavy weight the day before. There are many treatments for lower back pain and these are just some of them: 1.…

What You Need to Know About Giving Birth by Cesarean Section?

By Dr Amit Patil , Gynaecology Babies can enter this world in one of two ways: Pregnant women can have either a vaginal birth or a surgical delivery by Caesarean section, but the ultimate goal is to safely give birth to a healthy baby. A C-section, or Caesarean section is…

Laser Resurfacing for Dark Circles Under Eyes

By Dr Dhananjay Chavan , Dermatology Dark undereye circles can be caused by a host of different things from heredity to allergies to poor sleep. Treatments include eye creams, peels, intense pulsed light therapy, Q switched Nd Yag laser therapy, skin resurfacing and injectable fillers, but before you choose one,…

Nutrition During Pregnancy- 10 Dos and Don ts

By Livwell Clinic , Urology Before your little bundle of joy arrives, you are responsible for helping him or her grow in a nurturing, healthy environment. This list of do’s and don’ts can shed some light on what you should worry about, and what you really shouldn’t fret over. Here…