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Everything You Ever Needed to Know About Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)

By Dr Prerna Sharma , Gynaecology Premenstrual syndrome (PMS) is a common phenomenon occurring in women before the menses. PMS is known to affect more than 80 percent of women. It starts five to ten days before the menstruation begins and disappears once the menstruation starts. While the exact cause of PMS is…

Foot care in Type 2 Diabetics – Ayurveda For It!

By Dr. Sandeep Madaan , Ayurveda Diabetes affects blood circulation and also causes diabetic neuropathy which damages nerves. These two conditions lead to complications within the lower extremities in diabetic patients. It is very important for diabetic patients to take care of their foot. In diabetic patients, foot wounds and ulcers can…

Understanding Premenstrual Syndrome!

By Motherhood , Gynaecology Are you experiencing some unusual symptoms before the beginning of your monthly menstrual periods? Are you gaining weight or feel bloated? These are common symptoms of a medical condition known as PMS or premenstrual syndrome, which may affect women of childbearing age. A variety of symptoms,…

Things You Need To Know To Overcome OCD(Obsessive Compulsive Disorder)

By Dr Ashima Ranjan Tiwari , 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…

Hyperpigmentation – Know About Its Derma Treatments!

By Dr. Ipshita Johri , Dermatology Hyperpigmentation is a skin disorder that causes dark patches and spots all over the facial skin. Although it occurs without any symptom, it is of high cosmetic concern and can result in psychological stress. Most of the causes of hyperpigmentation are attributed to exposure to the…

Lung Cancer – Know Its Symptoms And Causes!!

By Dr. Ninad Katdare , Oncology Lungs are one of the vital organs of our body, along with the heart and brain. Without them, a person cannot survive. They are used during respiration, taking in oxygen and exhaling carbon dioxide. When cancer develops in it, it is invariably fatal, unless detected early. Lung…

Get To Know If A Periodical Health Check-up Is Good For Your Cardio Health

By Dr. Avinash Wankhede , Cardiology One of the most crucial aspects of lowering the risk of cardiovascular disease and coronary artery disease is the management of health parameters. When you go for health checkup from time to time, it will be easier for you to keep track of the risk factors,…

Under Eye Circles – Know Its Treatment Options!

By Dr Vikas Shankar , Dermatology If the dark circles under your eyes are noticeable even after you get an adequate amount of sleep, it might be a result of swollen eyelids. In some cases, dark circles can occur due to genetic factors, allergies or skin-related disorders, aging, excessive consumption of tobacco or…

The Seven Types of Anaemia

By Dr Lata Bhat , Pediatrics When the blood does not have enough haemoglobin, or healthy red blood cells, it develops into a condition called anemia. In India, most of the anemia is due to iron deficiency i.e. poor iron in the diet. Second important reason is thalassemia. Cause- The causes…

How does stress affect sexual desire?

By Dr R Grover , Sexology Stress stemming from negative events (distress) tends to take a toll on your sex life. When you are dealing with distress, it is difficult to cope with whatever is happening on the sexual front, which is why you tend to lose focus and end up…