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Post Traumatic Stress Disorder – Know Its Causes And Symptoms

By Dr. Vikas Jain , Psychiatry Post-traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD, is a serious potentially debilitating condition that can occur in people who have experienced or witnessed a natural disaster.This can cause a serious and shocking response in the sufferer’s mind. What Causes PTSD? Post-traumatic stress disorder is a mental health condition that is…

HIV/AIDS Risk Factors

By Dr. Shailesh Sahay , General Physician The transmission of HIV Virus from an infected person to a healthy person can only take place through an immediate contact with bodily liquid or discharge, such as: Blood (along with menstrual blood) Vaginal discharge Rectal Fluids Cum/Semen/Precum/Ejaculate Breast milk It is your blood that…

Anal Fistula – Ayurvedic Treatments For It!

By Dr. Tushar Chipra , 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 connects…

Stents vs. Bypass Surgery: Which Is Better?

By Dr. Ramesh Kawar , Cardiology Quite often you hear or may have heard that someone in your family, professional or social circle has had an heart attack or blockage and has been advised either bypass or stenting. From here begins a state of confusion, doubt, dilemma and the questions that both…

5 Ayurvedic Tips To Boost Sexual Health!

By Dr. Gowthaman Krishnamoorthy , Ayurveda A good sex life can make you stress-free and healthy. Many times an unhealthy and stagnant sex life can affect your marriage or relationship with your partner and can also result in the loss of self-esteem. Sex also makes you relaxed and helps you build a strong bond…

Premature Menopause – Ways It Can Be Treated!

By Dr. Savita Gupta , Gynaecology Premature menopause is a condition where the female body stops producing estrogen before the age of 40. Premature menopause can either be natural or induced. A woman who undergoes this condition is affected by additional physical and emotional problems. Symptoms- The symptoms of premature menopause are as…

5 Ways To Address Rising Depression In Young People!

By Dr Guruprasad Shivakamat , Psychology It is a serious mental disorder that effects and impacts the brain.It is also reffered as a mental health disorder, a psychiatric condition. Specifically, it is a mood disorder characterized by persistently low mood in which there is a feeling of sadness and loss of…

Breast Reduction Surgery – Know Its Benefits!

By Dr Nishant Chhajer , Cosmetic/Plastic Surgery Breast reduction or reduction mammoplasty is a surgical procedure which is used to reduce the weight and the size of the breast or change the shape and texture. The excess sagging skin and soft tissue is removed and the breast is reshaped according…

Why Do Orgasms Feel Good?

By Dr. Duraisamy , Sexology An orgasm is the climax of sexual activity that causes the release of sexual tension, muscular contractions in the pelvic region and a general feeling of pleasure. The human sexual response cycle (proposed by the Masters and Johnson team of sexual research) is divided into four stages,…

Gallstones: Symptoms, Causes & Treatment

By Dr. Himanshu Yadav , Gastroenterology Gallbladder stones are accumulated deposits of digestive fluids that form in your gallbladder. The gallbladder is a pear-shaped organ that is present on the right side of the stomach. It contains bile, a digestive fluid that is released into the small intestine during the digestive process.…