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Dr. Pratibha

Gynaecologist, Bangalore

Dr. Pratibha Gynaecologist, Bangalore
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Dr. Pratibha is a renowned Gynaecologist in Banaswadi, Bangalore. She is currently associated with Sushita Clinic in Banaswadi, Bangalore. Book an appointment online with Dr. Pratibha and consult privately on Lybrate.com.

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Dermatologists' top tips for relieving dry skin

MD - Skin,VD & Lepxsy
Dermatologist, Hyderabad
Dermatologists' top tips for relieving dry skin
Simple changes can soothe dry skin

Following the same skin care routine year round may not work so well when the humidity drops. Without a change in your skin care, dry air can make fine lines and wrinkles more noticeable. Dry skin can itch, flake, crack, and even bleed.

To help heal dry skin and prevent its return, dermatologists recommend the following.

1. Prevent baths and showers from making dry skin worse. When your skin is dry, be sure to:

Close the bathroom door
Limit your time in the shower or bath to 5 or 10 minutes
Use warm rather than hot water
Wash with a gentle, fragrance-free cleanser
Apply enough cleanser to remove dirt and oil, but avoid using so much that you see a thick lather
Blot your skin gently dry with a towel
Slather on the moisturizer immediately after drying your skin

2. Apply moisturizer immediately after washing. Ointments, creams, and lotions (moisturizers) work by trapping existing moisture in your skin. To trap this much-needed moisture, you need to apply a moisturizer within few minutes of:

Drying off after a shower or bath
Washing your face or hands

3. Use an ointment or cream rather than a lotion. Ointments and creams are more effective and less irritating than lotions. Look for a cream or ointment that contains an oil such as olive oil or jojoba oil. Shea butter also works well. Other ingredients that help to soothe dry skin include lactic acid, urea, hyaluronic acid, dimethicone, glycerin, lanolin, mineral oil, and petrolatum.

Tip: Carry a non-greasy hand cream with you, and apply it after each hand washing. This will greatly help relieve dry skin.

4. Wear lip balm. Choose a lip balm that feels good on your lips. Some healing lip balms can irritate your lips. If your lips sting or tingle after you apply the lip balm, switch to one that does not cause this reaction.

5. Use only gentle, unscented skin care products. Some skin care products are too harsh for dry, sensitive skin. When your skin is dry, stop using:

Deodorant soaps
Skin care products that contain alcohol, fragrance, retinoids, or alpha-hydroxy acid (AHA)

Avoiding these products will help your skin retain its natural oils.

6. Wear gloves. Our hands are often the first place we notice dry skin. You can reduce dry, raw skin by wearing gloves. Be sure to put gloves on before you:

Go outdoors in winter
Perform tasks that require you to get your hands wet
Get chemicals, greases, and other substances on your hands

7. Choose non-irritating clothes and laundry detergent. When our skin is dry and raw even clothes and laundry detergent can be irritating. To avoid this:

Wear cotton or silk under your clothing made of wool or another material that feels rough
Use laundry detergent labeled “hypoallergenic”

8. Stay warm without cozying up to a fireplace or other heat source. Sitting in front of an open flame or other heat source can dry your skin.

9. Add moisture to the air. Plug in a humidifier. If you can check your home heating system, find out if you have a humidifier on the system — and whether it’s working.

When to see a dermatologist

Your skin should start to feel better quickly. If these changes do not bring relief, you may want to see a dermatologist. Very dry skin can require a prescription ointment or cream. Dry skin also can be a sign of a skin condition that needs treatment. A dermatologist can examine your skin and explain what can help reduce your discomfort.
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Hi, My Wife missed period 2 times. We checked pregnancy but it is negative. What should I do?

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Hyderabad
Hi, My Wife missed period 2 times. We checked pregnancy but it is negative. What should I do?
When periods (menstruations) come regularly, this is called the menstrual cycle. Having regular menstrual cycles is a sign that important parts of your body are working normally. The menstrual cycle provides important body chemicals, called hormones, to keep you healthy. Sometimes, the periods may be disturbed due to physical exertion, stress, sickness and hormonal disturbance. Precaution-Maintain cleanliness and good personal hygiene during periods. We have very good homeopathic treatment to regulate periods without causing adverse effects. You may opt for it. The treatment is very much dependent on detailed description of your complaints- Please intimate? Your particulars- Height and weight Profession ?whether touring? Other particulars- 1Usual gap between periods 2. Is the discharge normal or excessive? 3. Anaemia? 4. Any thyroid problem,? 5. Obesity? 6.Any pain during period? 7.Any white discharge? You may opt for private consultation. I will prescribe medicines based on your particulars and symptoms. The medicines will be available at homoeopathic shop.
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Do You Bite Your Nails? – Here’s How to Keep it in Check

M.A-Philosophy, Masters in Psychotherapy and Counselling, B.A.M.S
Psychologist,
Do You Bite Your Nails? – Here’s How to Keep it in Check
Nail Biting – How to Keep it in Check

Nail biting or onychophagia is mostly subconscious habit triggered by stress, boredom, anxiety or depression. Nail biters acquire this bad habit in their childhood in majority of cases.

While it may seem like a fairly harmless habit, in actuality it is NOT! Nail biting habit may cause finger and nail infections, dental problems, mouth infections and also ugly appearance to your fingers and hands. Hence it becomes necessary to keep this bad habit in check. Try following ways if you wish to give up the habit.

1. Identify the causes/ triggers and fix them
As mentioned, anxiety, depression and stress can trigger nail biting. Fix these causes by practicing meditation, yoga regularly. If required and prescribed by qualified doctor, take medicines to resolve the issues.

2. Engage yourself in joyful activities
As boredom is another cause of nail biting, engage yourself in some light activities like reading good books, music, planting or anything you like.

3. Be determined
Be strongly determined to give up the habit. Keep telling yourself to stop this bad habit. Try to be aware the times when you put fingers in mouth to bite nails and stop then and there from doing so.

4. Nail strengthener
Stronger and well shaped nails will make you less tempted to nail biting.

5. Let your friends and family know
Informing your friends and family about your determination to kick the habit will help you with their watchful eyes as you might be biting nails even unconsciously.

6. Try fake nails/ gloves
Fake nails will not only enhance beauty of your nails but also will aid you to give up nail biting. If you do not wish to use fake nails, use gloves for few days to keep the habit in check.

7. Manicure
Manicure beautifies your nails giving them a bright and attractive look. Thus it helps psychologically to kick the habit as you are less likely to spoil your beautiful nails.

If you would like to consult with me privately, please click on 'Consult'.
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I am 41 year old female have fibroid in my uterus, in every monthly circle I face a terrible pain. Doctors suggest to remove uterus, but I am not able to go through with surgery. Kindly suggest.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Vadodara
Dear patient, homeopathic can treat fibroid problem without any side effects and long lasting stage, if fibroids are of certain type and in certain stage. After looking at your reports proper suggestion can be given. You can consult privately with your recent report, after which I can guide you accordingly.
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My friend's ​period date is 23 but she don't get periods yet she checked with pregnancy test kit and find the results​ positive she don't want to continue this pregnancy is there any solution except medicine nd abortion.

BHMS, MD - Homeopathy, m.s counselling and psycotherapy
Homeopath, Hyderabad
My friend's ​period date is 23 but she don't get periods yet she checked with pregnancy test kit and find the results...
No there is no other solution for that eighter she has to keep foetus in her womb or second one as you said.
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I have received a family regrouping visa from my husband to enter Spain. Next procedure what I have to do nd where I have to do for my medical. Let me know that procedure.

BHMS
Sexologist, Noida
I have received a family regrouping visa from my husband to enter Spain. Next procedure what I have to do nd where I ...
Whether we are assessing a sprained knee, wrist, ankle, or any other. Bryonia alba: This homeopathic medicine is best suited to injuries that.
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Hello, My last mc came last month on 20th jan but still not come I just play with my boyfriend so how can I know pregnant or not?

MBBS
Sexologist, Panchkula
Hello, My last mc came last month on 20th jan but still not come I just play with my boyfriend so how can I know preg...
You don't get your periods after 20th Jan. This could be due to stress.Relax,do meditation.Periods will come.
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i'm in problem my date was 26th last month I had unprotected sex this month on 28th I took ipill contraceptive pill 1st but still I dint get my periods today is already 8th and i'm getting constipation too I don't want to become pregnant please suggest what should I do now.

BHMS
Homeopath, Secunderabad
Are you feeling any vomiting sensation, slight hardness in breasts, drowsy feeling etc? better to check urine pregnancy test first.
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Is there any Pill like viagra for Female because my Wife don't have interest to do sex. We got married before 5 years and we have a 3.5 years child. From starting she is afraid for Inject, she is having too much pain at the time of Injecting and because of this reason she is not ready to do intercourse. After child birth we have not done a single time intercourse and now she completely don't have interest in sex. Pls help me out from this problem.

BHMS
Homeopath, Patna
Is there any Pill like viagra for Female because my Wife don't have interest to do sex. We got married before 5 years...
Mr. Lybrate-user. Your wife has some sexual problem. Only viagra like pills are not a solution. It may increase her problem. She is either suffering from veginal sensitiveness, swelling or any infection. Or some uterine diseases. She must demand of proper investigation & treatment.
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What medicine to take to abort one and half months pregnancy and its possible to buy without prescription?

MBBS, MD - Obstetrtics & Gynaecology, Fellowship in Laparoscopy, DNB (Obstetrics and Gynecology)
Gynaecologist, Delhi
What medicine to take to abort one and half months pregnancy and its possible to buy without prescription?
Don't go for abortion without medical supervision. Abortion is legal in india, even for unmarried girl. Don't worry. Go and meet some doc.
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If I get medicine, I get periods but flow of blood is less than when my periods were stable. Why I bleed less? What is the reason.

MBBS, MD - Obstetrtics & Gynaecology, FMAS, DMAS
Gynaecologist, Noida
If I get medicine, I get periods but flow of blood is less than when my periods were stable. Why I bleed less? What i...
Hello, It is important that a hormonal profile and a thyroid profile be done for you to rule out any biochemical hyperandrogegism or hypothyroidism. Regards
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Pregnancy - Common Problems That You May Face

MD - Obstetrtics & Gynaecology
Gynaecologist, Thane
Pregnancy - Common Problems That You May Face

Pregnancy can put quite a strain on your body. As your body changes to accommodate the growing baby, you may find yourself suffering from a few common discomforts associated with the various stages of pregnancy. Most of these are nothing to worry about. Here are a few of the most common problems faced by pregnant women.

  1. Backaches: As the body’s ligaments stretch and become softer to prepare for labour, you may feel a strain on your lower back and pelvis. This can cause a chronic backache. The growing weight of the fetus within your body can also add to this discomfort.
  2. Morning sickness: Despite its name, morning sickness can affect you at any time of the day. Most women begin to experience nausea and an urge to vomit from the 4th or 6th week of pregnancy, but this usually resolves itself by the 16th or 20th week of pregnancy. Some women may even feel sick for the entire day.
  3. Bleeding gums: Pregnancy hormones can make your gums more vulnerable to the build-up of plaque. This can lead to inflammation and bleeding gums. This condition may also be known as pregnancy gingivitis.
  4. Cramps: Many pregnant women complain of cramps in their calves and feet. This usually is more common at night, but the cause behind it is not clear.
  5. Urinary incontinence: Urinary incontinence is a problem experienced by many women during and after pregnancy. They often find themselves involuntarily urinating while coughing, laughing or sneezing. In most cases, this is a temporary problem caused by the relaxation of pelvic floor muscles (to prepare for delivery) and should resolve itself after delivery. Women may also find themselves feeling the urge to urinate frequently. This may be because of the pressure being placed on your bladder by the uterus.
  6. Skin and hair changes: Pregnancy hormones can make birthmarks, moles and freckles darken. Your nipples may also turn darker. In addition to this, you may notice the bumps around the nipples become more prominent. Pregnant women may also find their skin more prone to sunburns. You may also notice an increased rate of hair growth.
  7. Feeling hotter than normal: The hormonal changes occurring during pregnancy can make you feel warmer than normal because of increased blood supply to the skin. You may also find yourself sweating more than usual. In addition, you may also feel faint because of decreased blood supply to the brain. If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult a Gynaecologist.
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Dear sir I am having leucorrhea problem since 2 year after my 1st child birth. I have tried many treatment. It treated but when my husband come from traveling and we had sex problem again started please help me sir.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), diploma in anorectal disease
Ayurveda, Kolhapur
Hi it is due to infection. So just simple treatment require wash with triphala kadha every morning four few days. For kadha preparation take two spoon triphala churn a in 1/2 lit of water make it boil and use when it becomes cold.
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I am not getting my period on monthly. I am getting after 5or 6 month and again is stopped. And later again I get 4or 3 month. That also very little. Oly 2or 3 day I get y?

BSc
Ayurveda, Ujjain
I am not getting my period on monthly. I am getting after 5or 6 month and again is stopped. And later again I get 4or...
You take M 2 tone syrup 2 spoon after lunch end dinner for 3 month than consult me for further treatment.
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Is large antimalarial drug is safe in pregnancy we have already taken injection and in blood test report negative shown.Please tell.

MBBS
General Physician, Chandigarh
Is large antimalarial drug is safe in pregnancy we have already taken injection and in blood test report negative sho...
No anti malarial drugs are not safe in pregnancy but as you have already taken it you can't do much about it now
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I am 24 years old recently got married 6 month back we didn't want child so I have taken around 6 to 7 i-pill in 6 months now we are planning to have a baby will this tablet create any problem in my pregnancy I have missed my period this month when I had a pregnancy test it was negative will it be any problem in me to get pregnant.

BHMS, Masters in Nutritional Therapy
Homeopath, Mumbai
I am 24 years old recently got married 6 month back we didn't want child so I have taken around 6 to 7 i-pill in 6 mo...
Taking too much of i-pill can lead to all such problems but henceforth avoid taking such contraceptive pills and you will definitely get pregnant after some time let body get use the normal hormone levels. Taking external form of tablet leads to such problem.
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