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Oct, 2022

Mind their Senses! – Kids with Autism

Doctor: Natasha Tungare

Autism Spectrum Disorder(ASD) is characterized by deficits in communication, social interaction, failure of back-and-forth conversation, reduced sharing of interests and emotions, abnormalities in eye contact, and understanding of body language as per DSM-5 diagnostic criteria. Due to these, it becomes difficult for a child to engage with family members, and peers and to initiate group play. These difficulties occur because the child is unable to integrate and produce the sensory…

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Oct, 2022

Alzheimer Disease: 7 Warning Signs And Symptoms In Elders That Shouldn’t be Ignore

Doctor: Pavan Pai

Age-related mild forgetfulness might be a regular phenomenon. If you have trouble remembering someone’s name but remember it afterward, it’s not a serious memory impairment. However, memory issues might be early indicators of Alzheimer’s disease if they significantly impact your everyday life. Although Alzheimer’s is a progressive neurological disorder, many individuals mistakenly think that it is a natural part of aging. Because of this mindset, many of us end up…

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Mar, 2022

A Psychiatrist Explains How Depression Affects Sexual Health And The Ways To Deal With It

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Depression can affect all aspects of life including sexual health. Both men and women can experience sexual difficulties when they go through depression. Depression causes low mood, a general disinterest, and a feeling of anhedonia—an inability to enjoy things. These low feelings also lead to an inability in being aroused, maintain arousal (erection), and inability in achieving orgasm.  We reached out to Dr. Sonal Anand, Psychiatrist at Wockhardt Hospitals, Mumbai,…

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Oct, 2021

Experts list ways on how to cope with PTSD

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Nightmares, upsetting memories, aggression, and anxiety about a trauma that you were fortunate enough to survive? While you might think of it as a sour left-over taste of the incident which might go away sometime, it may be serious…

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Oct, 2021

A Psychiatrist Shares How Imposter Syndrome Affects Mental Health & Tips To Overcome It

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Chances are you may have come across the word ‘imposter syndrome’ on social media. People are talking about it and emphasising on normalising conversations around it.  So, to understand the syndrome better, we got in touch with Dr Sonal Anand, Psychiatrist, Wockhardt Hospital, Mumbai to help us know how it affects our mental health and how to overcome it.  What is imposter syndrome? To start with, it’s not a mental…

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Jun, 2021

Challenges in treatment, common myths

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Are you getting forgetful? Don’t keep in mind the place you stored your pockets, keys, or different essential paperwork? Forgetting issues stored on the range whereas cooking, discovering it troublesome to hold on along with your real-world actions like counting cash? Shedding means again residence and wandering? Then you definitely want fast medical consideration because it may very well be Alzheimer’s illness. Sure, you’ve got to learn it properly! Take…

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