skin infection

What Is The Main Cause Of Candida?

By Dr. Abhigyan Mukherjee, Dermatology Some micro-organisms that live on the body are capable of causing long term complications from infections. One of these micro-organisms is a type of fungus known as Candida. Overgrowth of this fungus leads to an infection known as -cutaneous candidiasis or simply, candidiasis of the skin. The rapid…

MRSA – Know How To Treat It!

By Dr. R.S. Rengan, General Surgery MRSA or Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus is a bacterial infection caused by a type of staph bacteria which is now popularly referred to as ‘Super Bug’ because of its strong resistance against antibiotics. MRSA is associated with severe skin infections and can also lead to harmful infections…

Candidiasis – Causes, Symptoms And Treatment!

By Dr. Akhilesh Shukla, Dermatology Some micro-organisms that live on the body are capable of causing long term complications from infections. One of these micro-organisms is a type of fungus known as Candida. Overgrowth of this fungus leads to an infection known as -cutaneous candidiasis or simply, candidiasis of the skin. The…

MRSA – Know Signs Of It!

By Dr. Om Prakash Prajapati, General Surgery MRSA or Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus is a bacterial infection caused by a type of staph bacteria which is now popularly referred to as ‘Super Bug’ because of its strong resistance against antibiotics. MRSA is associated with severe skin infections and can also lead to harmful…

Things Should Be Done Before An Eyelid Surgery

By Dr. Ajaya Kashyap,Cosmetic/Plastic Surgery Blepharoplasty is a type of surgery done to the eyelids. It is done to remove excess fat, muscle or skin from the eyelids. It is carried out on an outpatient basis which means that you will be released the same day that you come to the…

Acne Scars and Skin Damage – Treat It With Dermatology!

By Dr. M.K Shetty ,Dermatology Acne is a common skin condition which is caused by overproduction of oil as well as dead skin cells, clogging the base of hair follicles. Acne can occur anywhere on your body including your face, back, chest and neck. Treatment of Acne depends on the severity of…

MRSA – Know Its Causes, Symptoms and Prevention!

By Dr. Preetham Raj , General Surgery MRSA or Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus is a bacterial infection caused by a type of staph bacteria which is now popularly referred to as ‘Super Bug’ because of its strong resistance against antibiotics. MRSA is associated with severe skin infections and can also lead to harmful…

Psoriasis – 3 Common Causes

By Dr. Nandini Sharma , Homeopathy Psoriasis is an autoimmune chronic skin disorder that is characterized by patches of abnormal skin. These patches are red, itchy and scaly. Its severity may range from a small and localized patch to patches on the entire body. Causes- There are several factors that can cause…

Ways to Treat Your Skin Allergies!!

By Dr. Rashmi Sharma , Dermatology Irritation in skin can be caused by a number of factors such as medicinal side effects, infections or immune system disorders. When an allergen triggers an immune system response, it leads to a condition known as skin allergy. People having skin allergies may react to certain…

Ayurveda and Skin Diseases

By Dr. Isha Bhalla , Ayurveda Skin is the biggest organ of the human body, constituting of six layers. Unlike what many of us think, skin is not merely peripheral, but stretches itself to deeper levels in the body. Hence, Ayurveda believes that skin diseases have deep-rooted causes. Most skin diseases are…