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Dr. Vijaya Sedhumadhavan

General Physician, Chennai

Dr. Vijaya Sedhumadhavan General Physician, Chennai
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Dr. Vijaya Sedhumadhavan is a renowned General Physician in Chetpet, Chennai. You can consult Dr. Vijaya Sedhumadhavan at Mehta Hospitals Pvt Ltd in Chetpet, Chennai. Book an appointment online with Dr. Vijaya Sedhumadhavan on Lybrate.com.

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I have too much pain in my back muscles and all very frustrated of cramps. Player help. I want to get rid of these.

MSc in Orhopedic Physiotherapy (UK), BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Bangalore
Here are some tips for how to handle your back pain: -stop normal physical activity for the first few days. This will help relieve your symptoms and reduce any swelling in the area of the pain. -Apply heat or ice to the painful area. One good method is to use ice for the first 48 to 72 hours, and then use heat. Take pain relievers medicine. --While sleeping, try lying in a curled-up, fetal position with a pillow between your legs. If you usually sleep on your back, place a pillow or rolled towel under your knees to relieve pressure. -Find a mattress with back support. A good mattress should provide support for the natural curves and alignment of the spine. Medium-firm mattresses usually provide more back pain relief than firm mattresses. -Do not perform activities that involve heavy lifting or twisting of your back for the first 6 weeks after the pain begins. -Avoid bending forward and sitting in a place for long time -Good posture plays a key role in your spine health, helping to prevent additional back and neck pain and even injuries to spinal structures. Try to be aware of your posture and make good posture part of your normal routine. -head up, shoulders back, rear tucked under -Stand and walk with correct posture -Sit with support -Lift and carry carefully -And finally, keep moving:-Maintaining a static position for too long—more than twenty or thirty minutes at a time—is hard on the back. Prolonged static posture can slowly deplete elasticity from the tissues. By simply moving—be it a change of position, a stretch, or a short walk—the tissue elasticity needed to protect your joints can be restored and the associated discomfort reduced. -Stretching and strengthening exercises are important. But, starting these exercises too soon after an injury can make your pain worse. -Some Physiotherapy treatment like IFT current can give you relief. -Consult a Physiotherapist for detail assessment and management of your back pain. Best wishes.
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Everyday semen leakage problem. And also the scrotum. Is too lose and hanging. Feeling weak. And little short breath. Could you please give the solution of this problem.

MD PULMONARY, DTCD
Pulmonologist, Faridabad
Avoid reading/thinking erotic material. control your feeling towards oppsite sex. A normal thing and not to worry and same for loose scrotam. For short breath, r/o anemia and asthma
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I have a itching problem in winter only for last 2 years and what is the solution for it?

PGDHHM, MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
It is usually to dryness. Use intense moisturiser for dry skin. Drink plenty of liquids to maintain hydration. Eat 3-4 servings of fruits everyday. Hope this helps u.
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I'm 30 years old male and I feel very exhausted when I came out of air conditioned rooms. What can I do for it? Please help me.

MBBS
General Physician, Chandigarh
This is body conditioning you have to get over it by trying it regularly for sometime and then you will get used to it
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DOCTOR I AM VISHAL SRINIVAS AGE ABOUT 40 YEARS DOCTOR MY NOSE ALSO BLOCKED CANT BREATH PROPERLY DUE TO THIS I AM GETTING HEADCHE OFFEN NECK PAIN PLEASE SUGUEST.

MBBS
General Physician, Trivandrum
You might have Sinusitis. I will give you prescription if you consult me with payment. [Automatically added by Lybrate] Click "Consult Dr. Dawny J Mathew" below to consult privately with the doctor.
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I am at age of 25 and getting frequent neck pain due to my wirk life style. Please suggest.

MBBS
General Physician, Cuttack
Take x ray cervical spine to exclude cervical spondylitis and consult orthopaedic specialist.maintain proper posture while sitting.
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I have itching in my right ear since last 3 days. Its little painful also. please suggest some drops or medicines. I am having bad throat and weakness in the body. Taking Azithromycin 500 since 3 days amd paracetamol 650 mg.

BHMS, PGDM (Emergency Medical services)
Homeopath, Pune
Repeat consult your physician. After ear examination physician will decide about ear drops as well as change of Antibiotics. Also Homeopathic Medicines help to heal or Cure Disease Internally on Careful Detail case Study only. Get well Soon.
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I want to sleep but I am unable to sleep whenever I want to sleep in midday and bcz of this problem headache becomes too much. Please advice me for getting good sleep.

BHMS
Homeopath, Secunderabad
Sleep is a natural thing to happen! you need to check why you r unable to sleep. Is it your work (including working in shifts) or life style changes that are affecting your sleep quality. Certain discipline is required like sleeping on time and getting up on time (so that you r bio-clock gets attuned.) eating healthy and being physically active (doing yoga / other exercises on a daily basis will help not only your sleep but improve you r over all health! if you follow these simple tips you should be ok. If not please consult a doctor. Homeopathy can be an alternative option instead of the sleeping pills in the long run.
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Hi kindly explain me what is gumgraft treatment for a periodontitis patient and the cost involved in it.

BDS
Dentist, Rewari
When roots of teeth exposed due to periodontal infection gum graft treatment done. Cost of surgery depends on periodontist, your medical condition for surgery and the grafts whether taken from your palate or other oral site or artificial graft.
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Cochlear Implant - Why They Are Good For You?

MBBS (M.A.M.C), M.S. ENT
ENT Specialist, Delhi
Cochlear Implant - Why They Are Good For You?

Traditionally, people resort to hearing aids in order to take care of their auditory problems. The perception of hearing reduces as age progresses and people find it absolutely necessary to come up with ways by which they can improve their hearing. However, cochlear implants have become extremely popular because of the method that it uses in comparison to the traditional methods of hearing aids.

What is a cochlear implant?

A cochlear implant is an electronic medical device that replaces the function of the damaged inner ear. Unlike hearing aids, which make sounds louder, cochlear implants bypass the damaged hair cells of the inner ear (cochlea) to provide sound signals to the brain.

Who can they help?

The cochlear implant technology can help people who:

  1. have moderate to profound hearing loss in both ears
  2. receive little or no benefit from hearing aids
  3. score 50% or less on sentence recognition tests done by hearing professionals in the ear to be implanted
  4. score 60% or less on sentence recognition tests done by hearing professionals in the non-implanted ear or in both ears with hearing aids.

Many people have cochlear devices in both ears (bilateral). Listening with two ears can improve your ability to identify the direction of sound and separate the sounds you want to hear from those you don’t.

What are the benefits of a cochlear implant?

Many adults with cochlear implants report that they:

  • Hear better with a cochlear implant than with a hearing aid
  • A previous study has shown that people with a cochlear implant achieve an average of 80% sentence understanding, compared with 10% sentence understanding for hearing aids1.
  • Can focus better when in noisy environments.
  • Find it easier to have conversations with people across meeting tables, in restaurants and other crowded places.
  • Reconnect with missed sounds that they could not hear before their cochlear implant.
  • Feel safer in the world as they can hear alarms, people calling out and approaching vehicles.
  • Talk and hear on the phone.
  • Enjoy music.

​​How is a cochlear implant different from a hearing aid?

A cochlear implant is very different from a hearing aid and is appropriate for individuals for whom hearing aids fail to provide benefit. A hearing aid makes sounds louder. Sound still travels through all the portions of the ear (outer ear, middle ear, inner ear) to the hearing nerve. A cochlear implant bypasses these structures and directly stimulates the hearing nerve with electrical energy. Because hearing aids amplify sounds and rely on the hearing system to convey the message, people with severe to profound hearing loss may be able to hear, but not understand speech well. The main objective of a cochlear implant is to improve speech understanding in quiet. Clarity with a cochlear implant is usually better than a hearing aid because the implant does not make sounds louder but delivers them to the hearing nerve.

There are a number of symptoms, which people should be looking out for before concluding that they have a hearing disorder:

  1. Inability to hear properly
  2. Excessive ear pain and stress on the brain
  3. Failure to communicate properly
  4. Discomfort in the mouth or nose
  5. Other feelings of anxiety or stress that may actually be a consequence of the hearing loss problem

    If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult an ENT specialist.

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Sir, ennaku innum few months marriage ayidum. Eppudi sex pandrathu first time in my wife. How many times take sex. Pls tell me correct answer sir.

Bachelor of Unani Medicine and Surgery (B.U.M.S)
Unani Specialist, Gaya
Dear sex is like a game ,its not penetrating penis into vagina, so, enjoy long and point most sensitive part of your partner during sexual act, and when you feel your partner is ready for intercourse then its your turn to ejaculate. Its depend up to you how long you can stand in the field of sex. Its your erection power ,you may take 2-3 chance ,but commonly after one ejaculation you should take 30 mints gap. For more you r free to consult privetly. Thnax.
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I am suffering from cold at every season changing atmosphere and in winter always.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
Whenever there is mucous discharge from the nostrils I will suggest you to take one tablet of cetrizine at night.
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One of my friend have a problem and diagnosed Immune thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP) and he started his medication in Afghanistan with prednisolone tablets. Now, I am kindly requesting you to have your doctor's advise about the following concern we have: 1. What is the main cause of ITP? 2. What we should do for his treatment? 3. Is this problem have exact or short course treatment or he need to for contentious treatment? 4. Is this problem need treatment in the super specialty hospital? If Yes, where we can go? 5. Is this problem is genetic? If yes, what we should do to prevent his children? Here is attached blood test report and consultant doctor's prescription for your information. Thanks once again for your support and advice. Best Regards.

C.S.C, D.C.H, M.B.B.S
General Physician,
Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP) is a disorder that can lead to easy or excessive bruising and bleeding. The bleeding results from unusually low levels of platelets — the cells that help blood clot. Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura, which is also called immune thrombocytopenia, affects children and adults. Children often develop ITP after a viral infection and usually recover fully without treatment. In adults, the disorder is often long term.People with mild idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura may need nothing more than regular monitoring and platelet checks. Children usually improve without treatment. Most adults with ITP will eventually need treatment, as the condition often becomes severe or long-term (chronic) ITP. Treatment may include a number of approaches, such as medications to boost your platelet count or surgery to remove your spleen (splenectomy). Talk with your doctor about the risks and benefits of your treatment options. Some people find that the side effects of treatment are more burdensome than the effects of the disease itself.Drugs that suppress your immune system. Your doctor will likely start you on an oral corticosteroid, such as prednisone. This drug may help raise your platelet count by decreasing the activity of your immune system. Once your platelet count is back to a safe level, you can gradually discontinue taking the drug under the direction of your doctor. In general, this takes about two to six weeks. The problem is that many adults experience a relapse after discontinuing corticosteroids. A new course of corticosteroids may be pursued, but long-term use of these medications isn't recommended because of the risk of serious side effects. These include cataracts, high blood sugar, increased risk of infections and thinning of bones (osteoporosis). If you try to attach reports it is not visible and you have to personally attach to me by going to private consult.
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I am 31 year old. I have pimples scars and blackheads on my face. My skin is oily. I have followed many doctors for my skin there is no improvement. Recently I am using berberis aqui. Q homeopathic med twice a day. But could you please tell me any cream or sunscreen lotion which I can use regularly. My skin is sensitive to all cosmetics I can not use any product. Please recommend me the best cream or lotion. And Answer one more thing that can I use home remedies with the medicine or cream like lemon or honey mixture? I will thankful to you.

MD - Dermatology, DNB (Dermatology)
Dermatologist, Ahmedabad
Hello For oily skin type, it's better to use facial cleanser containing SALICYLIC acid ; u should use gel based non comedogenic sunscreen lotion. Choice of face cream depends upon your priority. It's advisable to take care of pimples and marks first . Regarding , home care therapy u can opt for regular usage of lemon n honey, they ll gv u soft n supple skin
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I m suffering from tonsil please suggest right and quick relief medicine & please give me medicine low power.

PGDHHM, MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
Treatment of tonsillitis includes-- Adequate rest. Take plenty of liquids to maintain hydration. Do saltwater gargle twice daily. Use lozenges.Avoid irritants. Treat pain and fever with over-the-counter painkiller. If required, antibiotics might be required. Hope this helps u.
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How to do long time sex with satisfied other. I have lost sperm within two minutes. Suggest please.

PhD Human Genetics
Sexologist,
Premature ejaculation (unable to withstand longer in sex) is the most common male sexual problem and occurs in about 80% of men of your age. Actually premature ejaculation is NATURAL, and staying longer is A SKILL TO BE LEARNT and MASTERED, just like other skills such as swimming or driving. Staying longer in sex is possible in two ways: 1. Through medical treatment 2. Natural methods. The first consists of oral medication consisting of safe ayurvedic herbal drugs and topical ointments for external application. They will help you improve your ejaculatory latency (time it takes to ejaculate). They provide relief from the problem within a short span thus helping restore the missing pleasure and satisfaction for both partners in sexual life. However, the effect of drugs never last long, leave alone a life time. That is where the natural methods come into picture. In the natural methods of ejaculatory control we help you understand what exactly is causing premature ejaculation (PE), assist you in identifying the triggers, and then teach techniques to control ejaculation. These methods are easy and safe but take longer to learn. Once learnt they could give a lifelong benefit.
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I have headache. I have red eyes. I have pains in hands and legs. I have acidity problem. Please give suggestion.

MBBS, MBA (Healthcare)
General Physician, Delhi
Take crocin pain relief one sos, get your BP checked. get your eye sight checked. take pan 40 mg one daily consult again if not ok.
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How can I get relief from severe constipation? Suffering from severe constipation since long time. I'm also suffering from acidity and indigestion from slight rich and oily food.

BHMS, CGO
Homeopath, Pune
Advice - sulphur 30, 5pills only in the morning, nux - vomica - 30, only at night. Eat healthy food like vegetables, fruits, salad, avoid spicy and oily food specially at night. And drink plenty of water and drink one glass milk at night. Sleep around 10: 30 pm or 11 pm.
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How to relax in summer and how can be free from pain in th body and how can be relax in th day please tell me if you know.

MBBS, Diploma in Psychological Medicine, M.D Psychiatry
Psychiatrist, Kolkata
1. Drink adequate water 2. You can take fresh fruit juice or coconut water also. 3. Do not overstrain yourself. 4. You can take refreshing bath twice in a day. 4. Take easily digestable foods. 5. Avoid oily foods. 6. Do yoga or light morning exercise at least thrice in a day. 7. Maintain a good posture while working. 8. Try to go to bed early n rise in the early morning. 9. Try to do most of the outdoor works during morning or evening.
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Past few months my urine is yellow if I'm not drinking drinking water for 4-5 hours.

BHMS
Homeopath, Ghaziabad
Its quite normal, in winters we tend to drink less amount of water n our body demands more. If keep warm water aside n drink it, if even after this you feel burning n yellow urine continues then consult a doctor.
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