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Dr. C Kanaka Lakshmi


Gynaecologist, Bangalore

40 Years Experience
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Dr. C Kanaka Lakshmi MBBS, MD , DGO Gynaecologist, Bangalore
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Dr. C Kanaka Lakshmi is a renowned Gynaecologist in Basaveshwara Nagar, Bangalore. She has been a practicing Gynaecologist for 40 years. She has completed MBBS, MD , DGO . You can consult Dr. C Kanaka Lakshmi at Raksha Maternity & General Clinic in Basaveshwara Nagar, Bangalore. Book an appointment online with Dr. C Kanaka Lakshmi and consult privately on has a nexus of the most experienced Gynaecologists in India. You will find Gynaecologists with more than 34 years of experience on You can find Gynaecologists online in Bangalore and from across India. View the profile of medical specialists and their reviews from other patients to make an informed decision.


MBBS - Mysore Medical College - 1979
MD - Mysore Medical College - 1984
DGO - Davangere Medical College - 1984
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Hi. I am newly married. No plans for baby for few years. I am 21 years old. What precautions can I take. Is there any injections or medicines other than copper T.

MS - Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Gynaecologist, Delhi
Hi. I am newly married. No plans for baby for few years. I am 21 years old. What precautions can I take. Is there any...
You can take low dose oral contraceptive pills ,or you can go for injectable contraceptive - inj depoprovera 150 mg ,it has to be taken once every 3 months.

Mere penis me pimple ho gye h medicine khane ke bad bhi relax nhi milta aor khujli bhi bahut hoti h.

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You are suffering from scabies. Immediate medicine required. Medicine available for good improvement. As the treatment varies depending on the severity. Send photos of the affected area, for accurate diagnosis and treatment.

I am 30yrs old.My H.PYLORI TEST IS +VE, for which i took pylori kit for ten days.Still im feeling giddiness,trembling in body,headache n sometimes mild stomach ache.Please advice what should i do next?

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine & Surgery (BAMS), PG Dip Panchakarma, PG Dip Ksharsutra For Piles, Pilonidal, Sinus & Fistula Management, Post Graduate Diploma In Hospital Administration (PGDHA), Certificate In Diabetes Update
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Hi, Gud morning, Great n really amazing very few females do complete the HP kit, i know well how it takes. Well, i can guess when stomach is such upset how ur heart would be fine as u might also know way to heart is from stomach, now have Lot of warm Buttermilk, Pine apple juice, Pomegranate juice, Apply couple of drops coco oil at ur chest, (Centre part) of palms, Foot,Talu, (Upper most part of Head) n Umbilicus

What Are The Symptoms Of PCOS?

MICOG, MS - Obstetrics and Gynaecology, MBBS
Gynaecologist, Gurgaon
What Are The Symptoms Of PCOS?

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) is a condition, which is born due to an imbalance of hormones within the female body. When this happens, the female body faces anumber of problems as far as her periods or menstrual cycles goes, besides finding it difficult to conceive naturally and easily. Let us find out more about this condition.

PCOS and hormones
To begin with, let us understand what hormones are. These are chemical impulses that send messages to various parts of the brain and rest of the body to signal the release of other kinds of hormones that may be vital for various functions. In PCOS, it is normally seen that the sex hormones are thrown out of balance, due to which the ovaries start producing a small dose of some male hormones. This creates problems as far as ovulation is concerned and also, it gives rise to the growth of facial hair, acne and changes in the overall appearance of the patient. Insulin resistance is another cause that may also trigger PCOS. It is also an inherited issue in many cases.

From irregular periods to an increase in acne and facial hair, there are many symptoms that may point at the existence of this condition. Fertility problems and issues related to normal ovulation are also often seen in women who are suffering from this condition due to the irregular periods. Additionally, depression may be seen in many patients who are suffering from this condition on a chronic basis. Thinning of hair and excess weight gain with difficulty in losing extra pounds may also be indicative of PCOS.

The diagnosis of PCOS is usually done with the help of a physical examination as well as a blood test that will primarily help in determining the sugar levels and insulin. The doctor will also conduct other hormone tests so as to understand which hormones are not in balance and which ones may be triggering changes in the body. Apart from all this, the doctor will also study the body mass index (BMI) of the patient to find out if there has been a sudden and drastic change on the weight of the patient. During the lab tests, where the blood and urine are examined, the doctor will also seek to rule out any anomalies in the thyroid gland. An ultrasound of the ovaries will also be conducted.

Weight loss programs as well as diet tweaks that remove excess dairy and meat may be recommended by the doctor. Further, the doctor may also put the patient on birth control pills so as to bring better balance of hormones. Moreover, moderate exercise will be required for the patient so that the normal production of hormones may be resumed eventually. In case you have a concern or query you can always consult an expert & get answers to your questions!


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Tips for Happy Married Life!

Bachelors In Psychology, Masters In Psychology, Post Graduate Diploma In Guidance & Counselling, Internship in clinical psychology
Psychologist, Jalandhar
Tips for Happy Married Life!

Here are some tips to help you out.

1.    Never be angry at the same time. If your partner is angry, try to maintain calm and put forth your point when he/ she is in a better mood.

2.    Prove your point, but with love. You can make your partner understand your side of the argument with affection.

3.    Tell one good thing to your partner everyday. And believe it or not, it makes a lot of difference.

4.    Find time to flirt with your partner. It  will definitely help.

5.    Don't discuss a third person in your bed room. Keep all such discussions for your breakfast 

6.    Give a helping hand to your partner when he or she is under work pressure and heavy stress.

7.    Go on a holiday together at least twice a year. And please do not be the good angle to include anyone else along.

8.    Don't dig the past. It is a bad habit to keep reminding your partner of his/her past mistakes. Understand that it really hurts.

9.    Don't sleep unless you resolve a fight. Whatever the issue may be. A calm discussion and some show of love and affection can always bring an amicable solution.

10.    Be understanding. It is the key to any relationship. Be the person before whom your partner can be most relaxed and natural. Love without being judgmental. It works!

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Why girls can not have sex during periods. I there any problem. Is this affect on body?

Bachelor of Ayurveda Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda, Nashik
Why girls can not have sex during periods. I there any problem. Is this affect on body?
Girls usually do not prefer sex while mensturating. It's not completely prohibited but if your partner is not preferring sex in that period, why force? till the time the girl doesn't have any problem there is nothing to worry about. It doesn't affect the body.

I am single and i am 34 years old female. Before my periods I fall sick. I start getting high temperature, headache, Cold n backache. I suffer through out the completion of my periods. Thereafter I am fine. How to resolve this and stay healthy. Please advice.

MBBS (Gold Medalist, Hons), MS (Obst and Gynae- Gold Medalist), DNB (Obst and Gynae), Fellow- Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility (ACOG, USA), FIAOG, MRCOG (London, UK)
Gynaecologist, Kolkata
I am single and i am 34 years old female. Before my periods I fall sick. I start getting high temperature, headache, ...
Likely to be a case of Pre-Menstrual SYndrome. Many women suffer from it. But it is easily treatable and curable. Consult your gynecologist.
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6 Health Problems That Most Office Goers Face

General Physician, Gurgaon
6 Health Problems That Most Office Goers Face
A sedentary lifestyle is detrimental for our mind and body. Sitting at one place for prolonged time periods and avoiding daily physical exercise are known pain points for a majority of the population today. However, people fail to realize that these habits can lead to some serious health issues.

Here is a list of problems that can arise due to sedentary living.

1) lower back problems - you should always remember to keep your back straight while sitting for long time periods with arms bent at right angles and flat feet. A slouched back can result in herniated lumbar disks and stiff psoas muscles.

2) decreased brain function - sitting at one place for a long time without breaks adversely affects the performance of brain-derived neurotrophic factor (or bdnf), a process which is responsible for the discharge of protective genes and mood-enhancing chemicals by pumping fresh blood and oxygen to the brain. This in turn results in a foggy brain which leads to reduced concentration levels, forgetfulness and confusion.

3) blood clots - it has been proven that sitting at a desk or couch for a long time period can lead to severe deep vein thrombosis (dvt). Obese people are all the more vulnerable to the threatening condition which occurs as a result of reduced blood circulation.

4) chronic organ diseases - a sedentary lifestyle greatly reduces the fat burning capacity of the body and decreases blood flow; heightening the risk of fatty liver disease, high blood pressure, cardiovascular ailments, digestive problems and clogged arteries.

5) misalignment of the skeleton - when you sit at your desk for long hours, your posture is bound to suffer as you tend to slouch with humped shoulders and a craned neck. This eventually leads to permanent misalignment and repetitive stress injuries.

6) muscular degeneration - the less you use your muscles, the faster they degenerate. Sitting around for too long greatly weakens your abdominal muscles, upper and lower spine, neck and shoulders.

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