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Dr. C.N. Thanga Durai

Gynaecologist, Chennai

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Dr. C.N. Thanga Durai is a trusted Gynaecologist in Valasaravakkam, Chennai. You can visit him at Vasantham Fertility research center in Valasaravakkam, Chennai. Don’t wait in a queue, book an instant appointment online with Dr. C.N. Thanga Durai on Lybrate.com.

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My wife today has tested pregnancy with a pregnancy kit and result shows one pink line clearly visible and other line slightly visible. What to do. She has missed her period only one day.

MHA, PGDPMC, DGO, MBBS
Gynaecologist, Delhi
My wife today has tested pregnancy with a pregnancy kit and result shows one pink line clearly visible and other line...
The test is reliable only if it is done atleast when the date is past by 5-7 days. Repeat the teast when the period date is past by 6-7 days and the result will be more reliable and confirmatort.
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What kind of a diet should I have to maintain a proper menstrual cycle? Now it is approximately within 17-20 days.

B.H.M.S.
Homeopath, Solapur
What kind of a diet should I have to maintain a proper menstrual cycle?
Now it is approximately within 17-20 days.
Diet for you cruciferous vegetables, such as broccoli, cauliflower, and Brussels sprouts •greens, including red leaf lettuce and arugula •green and red peppers •beans and lentils •almonds •berries •sweet potatoes •winter squash •pumpkin inform me progres.
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This Is What Happens When You Place An Ice Cube At This Point On Your Head

PHD
Doctor, Delhi
This Is What Happens When You Place An Ice Cube At This Point On Your Head
This Is What Happens When You Place An Ice Cube At This Point On Your Head...


We all want to live longer, look younger, have more energy and lead a fuller life, right?
How can it be done?

Of course, eat right, be active, keep your mind sharp, and don’t do high-risk activities is one way. But it turns out, an ice cube and a few moments of your time helps too. At the base of your skull on the neck there is a point.

It’s a pressure point found at the base of the skull just below the bottom ridge of the skull cap at the top of the neck. If you put ice on it regularly, it triggers rejuvenation in your body.

Illness seems to disappear and you find yourself more energetic and just plain happier.

Lie on your stomach and put an ice cube at the point. Leave it there for 20 minutes. You can also use a bandage to fix it in place if you’re on the go.

Doing it once in the morning on an empty stomach and then again once before bed.
What does it do?

It improves your sleep quality
It improves your mood.
It helps regulate your gut.
It relieves colds.
It relieves toothaches and headaches.
It may help relieve lung and cardiovascular diseases.
It may help thyroid issues.
It may relieve PMS.
It may improve mental health.
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Do You Know What's SO Dangerous about the Regular Metabolic Syndrome?

MBBS, MD - Medicine, POST GRADUATE CLINICAL COURSE IN DIABETES MANAGEMENT
General Physician, Ghaziabad
Do You Know What's SO Dangerous about the Regular Metabolic Syndrome?

Metabolic syndrome: Causes and symptoms

Metabolic syndrome refers to a group of conditions that occur together and increase your chances of developing stroke, diabetes, and heart problems. This set of conditions includes high blood sugar, abnormal levels of cholesterol, abdominal fat, and high blood pressure. More importantly, having just any one of these conditions doesn't mean that you suffer from this problem.

What really brings about this condition?

Experts are still not sure as to what causes the development of this condition; the causes and risk factors can be manifold.

Some of the causes can be,

1. Insulin resistance -
A hormone produced by the pancreas in your body, insulin plays the vital role of helping your body to use the glucose as fuel. The problem of insulin resistance causes your body to produce more of this hormone so as to tackle the rising glucose levels in your body. Closely connected to excess belly fat, it causes the development of diabetes.

2. Overweight or obesity - Instances of obesity can also cause you to develop metabolic syndrome. More specifically, abdominal obesity can see your prospect increasingly significantly. It can bring about problems like insulin resistance and other associated conditions.

3. Abnormal hormone levels - Even the behavior of hormones can affect your chances of developing this health condition. For example, the hormonal disorder like PCOS can cause metabolic syndrome.


4. Unhealthy lifestyle - Having too much of processed foods without an adequate amount of physical activity can increase your prospects of developing metabolic syndrome. Eating a heart-healthy diet, which is rich in fruits, vegetables, whole grains, and fish can help to curb this problem.

How to identify this health condition?

When it comes to symptoms, this group of disorders doesn't reveal any specific signs but symptoms associated with individual health conditions that make up this group. You can come across signs like an increased waistline, or symptoms associated with diabetes like increased urination, a thirsty feeling, blurred vision, and fatigue.

Nonetheless, you're said to suffer from this problem if you exhibit these characteristics:

  • Abdominal obesity marked by waist size of over 40 inches in men and 35 inches in women
  • Triglyceride levels of 150 and above
  • Blood pressure levels of 130/85 and above
  • Fasting blood sugar measuring 110 and above
  • Good cholesterol levels less than 50 in women and 40 in men

'Consult'.

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8 Healthy Reasons To Drink Aloevera Juice

M.Sc. in Dietetics and Food Service Management , Post Graduate Diploma In Computer Application, P.G.Diploma in Clinical Nutrition & Dietetics , B.Sc.Clinical Nutrition & Dietetics
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Mumbai
8 Healthy Reasons To Drink Aloevera Juice

1. Aids in weight loss

Drinking aloe vera juice can be a natural and easy weight loss solution. It ups your metabolic rate and reduces lipid levels, which in turn can help you lose weight. Aloe vera juice also contains natural antioxidants that inhibit the spread of free radicals in your body.

2. Detoxifies your body

Aloe vera juice can be the ideal drink to detoxify your body. The high amounts of amino acids, vitamins, minerals and phytonutrients make it one of nature s most effective cleansers. Ayurvedic practitioners commonly use this juice as a means to get rid of toxins from your blood and digestive tract.

3. Relieves cold and cough

The juice of this miracle herb is an effective and safe remedy for relieving cough and cold. The antiviral and antibacterial properties in aloe vera help prevent the growth of microorganisms that cause respiratory infections. The plant is also rich in magnesium lactate which acts as an antihistamine, reducing the symptoms of sinusitis.

4. Eases arthritis pain

Aloe vera juice is an amazing home remedy for reducing pain and stiffness associated with rheumatoid arthritis. The plant sterols, which are the anti-inflammatory compounds in the herb, are responsible for easing the pain to a great extent. These four ayurvedic oils can also help relieve joint pain.

5. Promotes digestion

Being a laxative, aloe vera juice is extremely effective in relieving conditions such as constipation. The juice also helps in the growth of good bacteria in the gut, which can increase the ability of your gut to digest the food properly, keeping digestive disorders at bay. In addition to this, you can also drink the juice to reduce acidity.

6. Prevents vaginal infections

Aloe vera juice can be an effective treatment for vaginal infections too. The antifungal properties of the plant extract soothes the burning, itching and reduce the inflammation due to the infection around your vaginal area. You can also use lemon leaves to keep your vagina clean and healthy.

7. Improves dental health

Studies have also shown that the regular consumption of aloe vera juice can improve your dental health. It has been effectively shown to reduce gingivitis and formation of plaque. Squishing aloe vera juice in your mouth can also provide relief to mouth ulcers.

8. Boosts immunity

Aloe vera juice also helps bolster your immune system. Due to the fact that the juice has a number of essential vitamins and minerals such as vitamin c and k, amino acids and polysaccharides, aloe vera juice helps strengthen your body's immune system and boosts its ability to fight off infections. Eat these 10 foods to boost your immune system.

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Hello I have recently traced that I have thyroid. Upto now I faced with irregular menstrual problems for the past 3 years. And getting treated. Doctors said its hormone imbalance and I used regestrone, primolut etc kind tablets. Upto now. My main fear is. How far it takes to clear this problem. This causes pregnancy issues? I am about to get married.

DGO, MD, MRCOG, CCST, Accredation in Colposcopy
Gynaecologist, Kolkata
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I have recently traced that I have thyroid. Upto now I faced with irregular menstrual problems for the past 3 y...
There is a possibility that at least in part your irregular periods are due to thyroid dysfunction. Therefore if you take the right dose of thyroxine it should get better .Regesterone or primulut-n do not cause any issues with getting pregnant in the future
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Adenomyosis - Know What It Is!

MBBS Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, DGO, Fellowship In Aesthetic Medicine
Gynaecologist, Pune
Adenomyosis - Know What It Is!

Adenomyosis is a condition which occurs when the muscle wall of the uterus is broken by the endometrium lining. You experience pressure in the lower abdomen, menstrual cramps and bloating, before the onset of menstrual periods, resulting in heavy bleeding during the periods. This disorder is not life threatening but is known to cause pain and heavy bleeding.

Symptoms-

The symptoms of adenomyosis are severe pain during periods, prolonged periods and pressure in the abdominal area. You may also experience heavy bleeding during the periods and may also experience intense pain. Sex may be very painful as well. The lower abdomen might feel tender and bigger; this occurs when the size of the uterus increases in this particular condition.

Causes-

The exact cause of this disorder is not yet ascertained. However, certain possible causes could be:

  1. Congenital Defect: In this case, the condition is known to occur from birth wherein the endometrial tissue grows on the uterine muscle wall during the fetus formation.
  2. Invasive Growth of Tissues: This is said to occur when endometrial cells invade the uterus lining, leading to adenomyosis. This can also be triggered by a C-section operation.
  3. Inflammation During Childbirth: During the childbirth process, inflammation may occur in the lining of the uterus leading to this disorder.

In addition to the possible cause, there are certain risk factors which increase the risks of the disorder, such as:

  1. Aging

  2. Giving birth to a child

  3. Surgery related to the uterus such as a C-section

Treatment-

Once you reach menopause, this disorder tends to subside. So depending on how close you are to menopause, the treatment is designed accordingly. The various treatments for adenomyosis are –

  1. Anti-inflammatory Medications: If you are nearing menopause, then anti-inflammatory medications will be administered. This helps in reducing pain and the heavy blood flow.

  2. Hormone Medications: Hormone medications such as hormone patches can also help with the bleeding and pain.

  3. Hysterectomy: If the pain turns intense, then the doctor may recommend hysterectomy, a surgery to remove the uterus.

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I have muscular dystrophy and my wife has polio. I would like to know if we plan to have child. Will our baby be normal. Is there any way we can check out whether our baby will born normal or not?

MBBS, MD - Obstetrtics & Gynaecology, DNB (Obstetrics and Gynecology), Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (MRCOG)
IVF Specialist, Pune
I have muscular dystrophy and my wife has polio. I would like to know if we plan to have child. Will our baby be norm...
Polio is caused by a viral infection and is unlikely to affect the baby. Muscular dystrophy on the other hand is a genetic disorder. Depending on what kind of dystrophy it is; the genetic association can be determined. It is important for you to see a geneticist to determine the chance of the baby being affected. To know whether the baby is affected or not there are two options: First; after conception to do tests to determine if the baby is affected and second option is to do PGD- preimplantation genetic diagnosis which involves resorting to IVF. Have detailed counselling with a fertility specialist as well as a geneticist to get the best outcome. All the best!
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