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Packing a bag for the hospital

25 Things To Pack In Your Hospital Bag

For people suffering from chronic illness, hospital stays are frequent. A hospital stay can be made more comfortable...
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Could Your Symptoms Be Due To Fibroids?

Fibroids are a common occurrence in women between 30 to 50 years of age and are mostly benign, but should be treated...
A woman lying in pain due to Chronic Fatigue Syndrome or Fibromyalgia

What is the difference between Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome?

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Fibromyalgia have many overlapping symptoms with chronic pain and fatigue being the most...
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What Are The Side Effects Of Radiation Therapy?

And other questions on types of radiation therapy and tips to handle the effects of radiation therapy answered by Dr....
A man sitting in hospital gown on a hospital bed

Questions to Ask during a Hospital Stay

If you or your loved one is admitted to the hospital for any reason, make sure to keep these questions in mind. These...
Stock pic of a brain affected by dementia - fronto temporal dementia

Fronto-temporal Dementia is one of the most challenging types of dementia

All dementia is not about memory loss. Neha Sinha, a clinical psychologist by training and dementia specialist,...
Epilepsy treatment options and other Frequently Asked Questions

How to Stop Epileptic Seizures?

And questions on seizures, ketogenic diet, depression answered by Dr Joy Desai, a Consultant Neurologist in Mumbai and...
Pic shows a frazzled and hassled new mom with post partum depression with a young kid

Post Partum Depression and How to Cope With It

Around 20% of new mothers experience Post Partum Depression. In our #AskTheDoctor series Dr Madanki Srinivasan, ...
Close up of the author Mariyam Raza Haider, caregiver of her father with oral cancer

Handling Late Night Medical Emergencies

The most important factor in medical emergencies is to not panic, think calmly and act quickly and effectively. Mariyam...
Picture of the author Smriti Joshi holding a starfish and set against the sea

Are Anxiety Disorders All in the Head?

Anxiety disorders can be disabling and dangerous, if left untreated or suppressed. Smriti Sawhney, an experienced...

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