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Dr. Lakshmi Pedapudi

Psychologist, Bangalore

Dr. Lakshmi Pedapudi Psychologist, Bangalore
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Symptoms of depression? And states how to cure it? When the symptoms are visible.

C.S.C, D.C.H, M.B.B.S
General Physician,
Symptoms of depression? And states how to cure it? When the symptoms are visible.
Symptoms of depression in women include: • Persistent sad, anxious, or "empty" mood. • Loss of interest or pleasure in activities, including sex. • Restlessness, irritability, or excessive crying. • Feelings of guilt, worthlessness, helplessness, hopelessness, pessimism. • Sleeping too much or too little, early-morning awakening. Depression in women differs from depression in men in several ways: • Depression in women may occur earlier, last longer, be more likely to reoccur, be more likely to be associated with stressful life events, and be more sensitive to seasonal changes • Women are more likely to experience guilty feelings and attempt suicide, although they actually commit suicide less often than men • Depression in women is more likely to be associated with anxiety disorders, especially panic and phobic symptoms, and eating disorders • Depressed women are less likely to abuse alcohol and other drugs • Symptoms of depression in MEN include: • Persistent sad, anxious, or "empty" mood. • Feelings of hopelessness, pessimism. • Feelings of guilt, worthlessness, helplessness. • Loss of interest or pleasure in hobbies and activities that were once enjoyed, including sex. • Decreased energy, fatigue, being "slowed down" If you feel depressed, it's best to do something about it — depression doesn't just go away on its own. In addition to getting help from a doctor or therapist, here are 5 things you can do to feel better. 1. Exercise. Take a 15- to 30-minute brisk walk every day — or dance, jog, or bike if you prefer. People who are depressed may not feel much like being active. In addition to getting aerobic exercise, some yoga poses can help relieve feelings of depression. Two other aspects of yoga — breathing exercises and meditation — can also help people with depression feel better. 2. Nurture yourself with good nutrition. Depression can affect appetite. One person may not feel like eating at all, but another might overeat.. Proper nutrition can influence a person's mood and energy. So eat plenty of fruits and vegetables and get regular meals (even if you don't feel hungry, try to eat something light, like a piece of fruit, to keep you going). 3. Identify troubles, but don't dwell on them. Try to identify any situations that have contributed to your depression. When you know what's got you feeling blue and why, talk about it with a caring friend. Talking is a way to release the feelings and to receive some understanding. 4. Express yourself. With depression, a person's creativity and sense of fun may seem blocked. Exercise your imagination (painting, drawing, doodling, sewing, writing, dancing, composing music, etc.) and you not only get those creative juices flowing, you also loosen up some positive emotions. Take time to play with a friend or a pet, or do something fun for yourself. Find something to laugh about — a funny movie, perhaps. Laughter helps lighten your mood. 5.Try to notice good things. Depression affects a person's thoughts, making everything seem dismal, negative, and hopeless. If depression has you noticing only the negative, make an effort to notice the good things in life. Try to notice one thing, then try to think of one more. Consider your strengths, gifts, or blessings. Most of all, don't forget to be patient with yourself. Depression takes time to heal. If you are happy with these answers please click on "useful” link so that I can know my efforts are not wasted. If you want more clarifications please ask me directly and not in open questions session
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Why sometimes when we are in no mood to talk to anyone suddenly get a trick that we are wrong at that time is our problem?

CERTIFICATION IN BACH FLOWER REMEDIES OF ENGLAND, Ph.D DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN BIOCHEMISTRY, B.S.M.S BACHELOR OF SIDDHA MEDICINE AND SURGERY,
Alternative Medicine Specialist,
Why sometimes when we are in no mood to talk to anyone suddenly get a trick that we are wrong at that time is our pro...
Dear lybrate user, aversion to talk is known as taciturn mood, it indicates you want peace of mind. You take agrimony and wildrose 4 pills of each twice daily for a month and revert back.
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Hello. I am 38 years male. Weight 73 kgs. I go to gym 3 times a week. But I have a habit of smoking 15 to 20 ciggs and 60ml 4pegs daily. Mentally cant quiet so any alternate to reduce or medicine to quiet smoking and reduce alcohol ?

M.D,Psychiatry
Psychiatrist, Amritsar
Take tab topirol 50 mg at night tab ativan 2 mg at night. For smoking take chewable nicotex tab whenever there is craving.
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Hi doctor, mai bahut pareshan ho gayi hu .mujhe health problem bahut rahti h.ek problem sahi nahi hoti ki dusri problem phir start ho jati h.kya karu doctor please suggest me.

BHMS
Homeopath, Raebareli
Hi doctor, mai bahut pareshan ho gayi hu .mujhe health problem bahut rahti h.ek problem sahi nahi hoti ki dusri probl...
Do morning exercise/walking/treadmill daily without fail Avoid sedentary life/night watching/junk foods Limit on screen time on laptops/mobiles Visit your friend instead of chating on mobile Do meditation before going to bed.
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I am 45 year divorce male and Have one daughter custody with me, my problem is I am very frustrated and failure in my life in terms of my carrier as well in my personal life and So why I am an alcoholic and addicted to see dreams which are unrealistic. please Gude me how to come out from this.

Reparenting Technique, BA, BEd
Psychologist, Bangalore
I am 45 year divorce male and Have one daughter custody with me, my problem is I am very frustrated and failure in my...
Your alcoholism is not at all useful especially if you are frustrated and'addicted' to dreams which are unrealistic: this will only further the frustration and the alcoholism. Being divorced and having the custody of your child, you have a very important responsibility where you must act and remain sober. A failure in your career and personal life does not make a very reliable person and this is being imbibed by your daughter every day. Considering all these facts, your alcoholism will give you temporary relief and an equally vengeful reaction after the wearing out of the alcohol. During the high you will fantasize a lot and will tend to believe in those pipedreams. So, it is a vicious circle of dreaming high when you are drunk and slumping low when you are sober and discovering that it was all wild imaginations and this will make you dip into a depression. You may be scripted to ruin your life in this fashion and alcohol is a good aid to meet this tragic end. You need serious counseling or rehabilitation quickly to make straight your life and career. You may use antabuse as a preventive medication and abide with the counseling for a period of three years of abstinence. You will need to attend aa meetings simultaneously, and your daughter, depending on her age, will also need to attend al-teen meetings to resolve her issues connected to your drinking. You need to be responsible for the two of you and with proper counseling all aspects of your life can be put in order.
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How to get energy and stamina for daily work. I got tired fast, for doing daily work. How to remember answer fast. How to get sharp mind.

BAMS
Ayurveda, Ambala
Dear, you will definitely get more stamina by following these very useful tips. * you should take proper balanced diet first. That means you have to take vegetables, milk, chapattis or rice, butter / cream, cereals (daals) or cheese every day. * very important thing, do not miss or skip your meals at any cost and take meals on time * drink atleast 2 litres of water daily. * proper 6-8 hours sleep is very important. If your sleep is less than 6 hours, then you feel tired very early. So complete your sleep. * do breathing execises daily in morning & evening. Just sit down in peaceful place, close your eyes, take deep and long breaths in and out. Do it atleast for 10-15 minutes daily. *take a walk, in first walk normally for 10-15 minutes for 15 days. Then slowly walk fast and slowly start running. You can do it on treadmill also. * you can do surya namaskar yogasan daily to improve your stamina under the guidance of yoga expert.
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I feel very depression since 5 months because my problem is sexual. My time period is very short. Please help me.

BAMS, MD Ayurveda
Sexologist, Lonavala
I feel very depression since 5 months because my problem is sexual. My time period is very short. Please help me.
The best remedy i can recommend you is as follows Natural home remedy using almonds, cow's milk, ginger powder, cardamom and saffron: Saffron is a mild aphrodisiac 1. Soak 10 almonds in water overnight 2. Peel off the skin and crush them the next morning 3. Take 1 cup hot cow's milk 4. Add the crushed almonds 5. Add a pinch of ginger powder 6. Add a pinch of cardamom powder 7. Add a pinch of saffron 8. Mix well 9. Drink this every morning surely you will get results, if it dosent work then you must consult ayurvedic doctor.
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I am 30 years old . I am suffering with high blood pressure from last 2 years and presently I suffering from negativity.Please do help.

M.B.B.S., F.I.C.A. (USA), P.G.D.I.H, F.C.G.P., D.C.A.H
Psychiatrist, Vadodara
This is due to all stress and worries of life. May be issues of married life/future marriage, you are having insecurities and fear. Just relax. Ask yourself what bothers you? have a positive self-talk, and learn what are those things you don't like. You need to accept your self and move on. You need to take care of your lifestyle and learn to be happy. If you cant do it yourself, meet a life coach/ stress management super-specialist like me. Once you open your heart out, you will feel free and begin to fly in life. I assure you that I can manage this and help u. Proper treatment is needed. You may consult me.
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For < 2 year old kid, what could be the reason behind silent cry (observed only once yesterday? His mother is 2nd time pregnant since past 5-months & he is mostly taken care of by his father & grand parents these days. Is it causing any psychological impact? He is otherwise healthy & normal - no change in behavior or playing habits so far.

M.Sc - Psychotherapy
Psychologist, Bangalore
For < 2 year old kid, what could be the reason behind silent cry (observed only once yesterday? His mother is 2nd tim...
It seems that he is missing his mother. See that he feels enthusiastic about getting a brother or sister. Engage him in different activities to divert his attention.
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I have quite smoking its been a month so how can I overcome the irritation and I'm getting headache and anger and I feel something in my mind for some time. Afterwards I feel good. So what to do?

M.A psychology
Psychologist, Lucknow
I have quite smoking its been a month so how can I overcome the irritation and I'm getting headache and anger and I f...
Dear lybrate-user, I appreciate your move of smoking. When you leave any of the substance immediately after a long term use, you get withdrawal symptoms. Irritability, aggression, sleep disturbance, low mood are some of the common symptoms. These will go with time. Duration depends on the amount of nicotine you were taking. You may consult your doctor for nicotine skin patches or other nicotine replacement methods. Hope this will help. Regards, Vibha.
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I am an armed guard and I work graveyard shifts at work and my job is really necessary for me to stay actively engaged or someone can possibly be killed. If I fall asleep on the job or if I lose focus, not only will I lose my job but there is the risk of someone getting hurt. My old doctor I was with used to prescribe me Modafinil (provigil) and I was wondering if you all write prescriptions here?

MBBS, MD Psychiatry, DNB Psychiatry
Psychiatrist, Nagpur
I am an armed guard and I work graveyard shifts at work and my job is really necessary for me to stay actively engage...
Modafinil is a good medication to keep you alert. But it is imperative for you to get investigated in detail if you tend to feel sleepy even after having 8-10 hours of sleep in the daytime. If the illness warrants use of Modafinil I guess any good psychiatrist would help you out.
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Hey. My Friend is in Serious trouble. He loves a girl and he proposed her last week and she refused. He is crying every night and I think he needs counselling. Please help him with your words?

M.A-Philosophy, Masters in Psychotherapy and Counselling, B.A.M.S
Psychologist,
He can overcome his problem by counseling and selective attention training. He should forgive her and focus on his work.
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I am 28 years old. Right now I am preparing for civil service. I had developed Sexual obsessions for my aunt. These obsessions are involuntary, repetitive, and unwelcome. Attempts to suppress or neutralize do not work for me and in fact make the obsessions more severe, as trying to make sense of obsessions only gives them more attention and "fuel" The reason behind this obsessions is that when I was doing college I had stayed with uncle and aunt .They called me to stay in their house by themselves. They just called me for some personal motive as soon as their motive was over they trashed me out of their house. My aunt was mastermind behind all this stuff. She defames me. She accused me for unwanted petty things. I cannot forget all these personal trauma till now .i had developed personal hatred for her. I had started compulsive masturbation after that. I just saw her as sex object after that. Whenever I masturbate in my conscious I was degrading her. Now she becomes Sexual obsessions for me. I cannot get rids of her thoughts. Whenever I saw her thoughts again pouring on my mind. I cannot fully neglect her. I had to wish her HALFHEARTEDLY whenever I met her. I just want to get rid of these thoughts. Although in my whole life I cannot forgive her .please tell me solutions.

Reparenting Technique, BA, BEd
Psychologist, Bangalore
I am 28 years old. Right now I am preparing for civil service. I had developed Sexual obsessions for my aunt. These o...
There is an emotional problem to all of this. You are venting out your anger sexually and imagining that by doing so you are hurting her. Unfortunately, this whole thing is backfiring and this has led to an obsession. Either you learn to forgive your aunt and uncle or you will need to go and meet with a counselor but focus on the anger as an emotion that needs expression. With that done, your obsession will gradually fade away. You could also relieve yourself of this anger by some vigorous workouts but the anger will prevail minus the energy of the emotion. You should also make an attempt to focus on other immediate matters like work and socialize with both sexes and develop an affinity towards members of the opposite sex suitable to your age. This will, in time, help you concentrate on things that really matter to your personal life. You are right, any attempt to get her out of your mind will, by nature, continue to adamantly stay even more strongly in your own mind and trouble you more.
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Besides nicotine, what makes cigarettes so addicting? And How to tobacco leaves contain poison?

BASM, MD, MS (Counseling & Psychotherapy), MSc - Psychology, Certificate in Clinical psychology of children and Young People, Certificate in Psychological First Aid, Certificate in Positive Psychology
Psychologist, Palakkad
Dear lybrate-user. In cigarette nicotine is the addictive substance. There are other 4000+ chemicals which are equally dangerous for health.
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I have this bad habit of, getting bad memories back in my head sometimes, when I get sad due to some reason. But I don't get good memories to compensate them, although I have too many good memories in my relation. How should I forget my bad memories.

L L. B..,, M.Sc psychy,, N L P, P.G.D.G.C, M.S psychotherapy,, M.A child care, M A, clinical psy, M.A,social psychiatry,, M.Phil., psychology., Ph.D .,psychology
Psychologist, Vijayawada
I have this bad habit of, getting bad memories back in my head sometimes, when I get sad due to some reason. But I do...
Our mind is like a computer. When we give positive programme the mind it will take and act as per the requirements of situations. If we think and negative suggestions then it will works as per the instructions. So everything in our hands we mould in positive manner or negative manner. It depends on us. When you face bad memories better share and blame on past memories. Think and feel I do not have this type of situations in repeatedly. Like that give positive suggestions. Bad memories tell others. Good memories keep inside enjoy yourself. Be friendly with others. Be happy always. Be sociable. Ok best of luck. My best wishes.
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My son is 6 years old studying in second class. He is active and healthy .when he study for the exam he forgot every thing what he read yesterday. If he put pressure on the brain for study he says my head is paining. please help whats the problem is.

M.A. Counseling Psychology
Psychologist, Mumbai
My son is 6 years old studying in second class. He is active and healthy .when he study for the exam he forgot every ...
Hello, usually when a child is unable to learn effectively, he cannot recall the information. Also he child is feeling a lot of anxiety, he tends to black out & is unable to recall the information. You can also go through the child's reading & writing abilities to rule out if child is having difficulty in his mind. You can always consult a child psychologist for further guidance.
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Am suddenly going to extreme anger. And with fractions of seconds am laughing. Nearly two times attempted suicide. And if I go to depression I'll go to some diloma nd I don't remember wt happens nd wt I do. And in depression I'll always see 3 persons. What is dis disease and what their symptoms nd effects causing.

MBBS, MD Psychiatry, DNB Psychiatry
Psychiatrist, Nagpur
Am suddenly going to extreme anger. And with fractions of seconds am laughing. Nearly two times attempted suicide. An...
Among your understandable symptoms, you seem to have an emotionally labile mood where you tend to lose control on your anger, feel depressed for things that don't go your way and you attempted self harm twice. All these symptoms suggest a form of personality disorder or a mood disorder which needs a complete evaluation for a definitive diagnosis and management. Please consult a psychiatrist preferably with a family member for further management.
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I feel sometimes lonely & despondent with life. During recession I had a very difficult time and have suffered losses.

Reparenting Technique, BA, BEd
Psychologist, Bangalore
You also suffer from schizophrenia, and should be on medication. I guess you stopped medicines on your own. This indicates that you do not cooperate with the doctor?s prescription. This is really dangerous and can lead to a lot of uncontrolled reactions. The loss in the recession is the least of the concerns. This is an incurable disease and medication is very effective in helping you to live a normal life. Please meet a psychiatrist immediately and let him review your condition to see what will work for you now. Depression, loneliness and despondency can all confuse the situation and appear to be independent of the primary disease. Don?t fool yourself and delay what can turn out to be debilitating in the long run and that incapacitate you forever.
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I am schizophrenic patient. Can I come out of it. A new problem of anxiety, panic attacks and fear psychosis problem has raised for last 3 years.

BASM, MD, MS (Counseling & Psychotherapy), MSc - Psychology, Certificate in Clinical psychology of children and Young People, Certificate in Psychological First Aid, Certificate in Positive Psychology
Psychologist, Palakkad
Dear, schizophrenia is a mental disorder often characterized by abnormal social behavior and failure to recognize what is real. Common symptoms include false beliefs, unclear or confused thinking, auditory hallucinations, reduced social engagement and emotional expression, and lack of motivation. Diagnosis is based on observed behavior and the person's reported experiences. More than cure, you should concentrate on management of your problem. I need to talk to you in detail. Please post a private question to me. I will help you manage it. Take care.
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Due to over torcher, what happens to normal human and probably after loosing their temper whether they will become mental or depression?

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda, Bundi
Due to over torcher, what happens to normal human and probably after loosing their temper whether they will become me...
If the tolerance crosses threshold point (which is individual to a person), chances of these claims are there.
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