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Dr. Virudha Girinathan B S

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Dr. Virudha Girinathan B S is a renowned Psychologist in Nungambakkam, Chennai. You can meet Dr. Virudha Girinathan B S personally at Psycho Diagnostic Clinic in Nungambakkam, Chennai. You can book an instant appointment online with Dr. Virudha Girinathan B S on Lybrate.com.

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Dear , to have concentration in studies, you should be interested in your studies. To be interested, you need to have an aim in your life and should have the right attitude to achieve that aim. Please go for career related counseling or you may opt for online career counseling with me. Take care.
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I think I am suffering from a mental problem which is disturbing my daily activities very badly it is happening from holi when you drank bhang I think I am dreaming always my parents doesn't believe me please help me what should be done sometime I become totally blank I get nightmares etc can I go for eeg test or any thing else.

MBBS, MD - Psychiatry
Psychiatrist, Mumbai
I think I am suffering from a mental problem which is disturbing my daily activities very badly it is happening from ...
Cannabis (marijuana/hashish/ganja/charas/weed) consumption is associated with chronic amotivation syndrome and behavioral problems. It has been known to trigger psychotic episodes, as well as anxiety attacks. Consider getting an evaluation by a psychiatrist with experience in deaddiction to get to the root of the problem. Strict abstinence from any kind of substance of abuse is essential for proper recovery.
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I majid 33 years age. I have consulted so many doctors they said your are having axeinty nothing else .i m taking anti depression medicine also nearly from 2 months still I am facing anxiety issue .How I will come out from this issue any tips please.

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Integrated Medicine Specialist, Kochi
I majid 33 years age. I have consulted so many doctors they said your are having axeinty nothing else .i m taking ant...
Anxiety is a lifestyle disease which requires a lifestyle solution and medicines rarely. You have to give a detailed history like what do you do for a living what is your education level, financial status, work atmosphere .home atmosphere your dietary habits, whether you smoke and drink alcohol, are you a non vegetarian how many cups of coffee or tea you drink daily your sleep pattern your exercise pattern what tests have been done till now and their results send a feedback with your contact number and after I speak to you you can take a consult through Lybrate.
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Si rMale, age 51 y, i am smoking cigarates since last 30years still now, daily 10nos, just now i am feealing cheast pain last few days, what care to take

Post Graduate Diploma In Rehabilitation Psychology, M A Clinical Psychology
Psychologist, Bhopal
Hi Consult a general physician for your chest pain & get yourself evaluated for any other associated issues. QUIT SMOKING ! ALL THE BEST!
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Is anxiety disorder following panic attack common in post viral asthenia? I am taking psychiatric medicines after thrombocytopenia following a viral infection for last 6 years intermittently.

MBBS, DPM
Psychiatrist, Bangalore
Is anxiety disorder following panic attack common in post viral asthenia? I am taking psychiatric medicines after thr...
Dear Bhargav, Yes. Viral infection causes thrombocyto penia and asthenia. It will NOT go on for 6 years. Most viral infections are self limiting, meaning it will go away by itself and never come back. It looks, that your asthenia is due to a bipolar disorder. It might have been precipitated by a viral infection. Please remember that Lithosun has to be taken continuously even if you are well, to prevent future asthenia (depressed mood)
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I smoke and also chew tobacco , please suggest how can I reduce smoking and chewing tobacco.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
Hi. Take homoeopathic medicine which will help you to get rid of your habit of smoking and it’s side-effects. Schwabe's Daphne Indica/ thrice daily for 3 months. After a month, report back to me.
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I am very sensitive and very thinking person every aspect affect my life even it is very little. Wht should I do to change my behavior please tell me.

MBBS, MD - Psychiatry, CE (New York)
Psychiatrist, Delhi
I am very sensitive and very thinking person every aspect affect my life even it is very little. Wht should I do to c...
Hello. There could be many reasons behind your problem. It might be a part of your personality or else you might be having anxiety symptoms. Tendency to worry about even trivial issues and a feeling of anxiety is a common disorder known as generalised anxiety disorder. Only a proper and detailed evaluation will help you reach the root of the problem. Meet a psychiatrist and discuss your issues. Good luck.
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I have a very lazy behaviour. My body senses are always at rest. I do not know why? And my mind always runs in many directions. I cannot concentrate on one thing.

PGDD, RD, Bachelor of Home Science
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Mumbai
I have a very lazy behaviour. My body senses are always at rest. I do not know why? And my mind always runs in many d...
Hye, thanks for the query. At times poor nutrition can cause nutrition insufficiency leading to low stamina which actually converts to laziness. Being underweight can be a concern if it's the result of poor nutrition. Here are some healthy ways to gain weight when you're underweight: eat more frequently. When you're underweight, you may feel full faster. Eat five to six smaller meals during the day rather than two or three large meals. Choose nutrient-rich foods. As part of an overall healthy diet, choose whole-grain breads, rice and cereals; fruits and vegetables; dairy products; lean protein sources; and nuts. Don't fill up on diet soda, coffee and other drinks with few calories and little nutritional value. Instead, drink smoothies or healthy shakes. Snack on nuts, dried fruits and fresh fruits. Even when you're underweight, be mindful of excess sugar and fat. An occasional slice of cake or ice cream is fine. But most sweets should be healthy and provide nutrients in addition to calories. Sheera, lassi and chikki are good choices. Exercise, especially strength training, can help you gain weight by building up your muscles. Exercise may also stimulate your appetite.
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I am studying degree, I am not listening perfectly my subjects feeling gets disturbed, Please doctor suggest me.

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, You must be able to understand Concentration, attention span, recollection and distraction. If you are able to watch a movie for two hours continuously, if you are able to play a game for an hour, then you do not have any concentration problems. You can't be attentive towards your studies because you are not interested in it. You are able to watch movie and play game because you are interested in it. Human cannot be attentive towards anything for more than 10 minutes. Then you should study in such a way that your attention is continued and make the subjects are interesting to you. Effective learning techniques should help you. Recollection depends on anxiety, stress and other physical and circumstantial factors. Distractions while studying are plentiful. You should be able to overcome distractions or avoid distractions. Please understand the above. Change your study style and attitude accordingly. Please post a private question to me and I will help you with "effective learning" techniques. Avocados, Beetroots, Blueberries, Broccoli. Celery, Coconut Oil, Dark Chocolate etc are good for improving concentration. Take care.
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Hello I am a 32 year male I have huge losses in share market I am a very depressed.

C.S.C, D.C.H, M.B.B.S
General Physician,
In a situational depression like this you need to achieve more mind control. Yoga and meditation are good. Also read or listen to music if you like it. And divert your mind by talking to good friend or relatives. Is your sleep deprived? you need constant support. Ask privately with all your details. Have you tested thyroid any time? ask privately.
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I was in relationship two year ago. But the things being worsen we decided to get separate. It was nat easy for me still I am not able to forget her and in depression and suffering from bipolar disorder and taking medicines since 7 months. Life is ended up. What to do?

Reparenting Technique, BA, BEd
Psychologist, Bangalore
I was in relationship two year ago. But the things being worsen we decided to get separate. It was nat easy for me st...
Your depression may be connected to the breakup but bipolar is a more serious condition and has deeper ramifications and treatment. The breakup may have precipitated the predisposition to this disease. You need to go for counseling to deal with the bipolar along with the medication and also the issue regarding the breakup. Actually, you may look at how much you may have contributed towards the breakup because of the condition of bipolar. Your behavior may have provoked the bad relationship to lead to its split. You need to focus on your therapeutic treatment and get well soon by good cooperation with both therapies. There are certain adaptations that will suit you during the elation phase and there are certain behaviors that are required during the depressed phases. In the meantime you can do certain things that will give you benefits anyway. Emotional therapy will alleviate a lot of the problems faced in this condition because it is a mood disorder. You need to particularly look at your levels of anger both for its reasonableness and to express it in appropriate manner. I suspect that much of this anger may have origins in early childhood that you may never be aware of it now. Talk to your parents and explore that angle. This information will help the counselor too. Also you will need to check whether there is any genetic factor involved. You must exercise regularly, eat healthily and sleep normally too. If your motivation and cooperation is good much can be achieved. You must have a time-structured schedule filled with interesting and reasonable activities and it must be monitored for compliance and delivery. The reason I say this is that many times you will be inclined to have grandiose notions and confidently believe that you can do without the medication. This will set you back many months in the treatment and delay and sabotage the recovery: forewarned you are forearmed. If this combination of medication with therapy is maintained for at least three years without any episodes or breakdowns, it is possible to taper the medication in consonance with the doctor.
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Hi I am 27 yrs male. My problem is I get excessive sweat mainly when ever I get tensed, fear, anxious or nervousness and due to which I am not able to attend any interviews or even if I attend a face to face interview I get tensed, fear and nervousness I get rejected because I start sweating a lot at that time. So please I request you to suggest me a permanent solution for this.

Reparenting Technique, BA, BEd
Psychologist, Bangalore
Hi I am 27 yrs male. My problem is I get excessive sweat mainly when ever I get tensed, fear, anxious or nervousness ...
These are anxiety attacks by your over-reaction to fearful situations, especially when you have to face an interview. You are having a problem handling fear and this may be habituated from childhood from overbearing parents. Either one or both of your parents may have exercised strict controls and expectations on you and now you have become intimidated by this pressure. They may have meant well but could have in the bargain gone overboard and caused this reaction in you. You should meet with a counselor and learn how to handle this fear and master your emotions. This is not to control your feelings but to learn to express them appropriately. When we are afraid it is very important to express the feeling but also to reach out for support. You may also go for public speaking skills course or attend the ?Toastmasters Club?. Additionally, you may attend a personality development course. Visit a gym and build your body image, do aerobic exercises, Yoga and meditation, eat healthily, and sleep well. Handling emotions efficiently will go a long way to make you face your fear. You may also take some multivitamins and multi-minerals as supplements.
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I am a 46 year old doctor having being diagnosed to have bipolar disorder. What do you suggest me?

Reparenting Technique, BA, BEd
Psychologist, Bangalore
Comply with all the medical prescriptions and work in tandem with a counselor for a long time and learn coping skills and techniques to handle the daily challenges you will face. There are certain adaptations that will suit you during the elation phase and there are certain behaviors that are required during the depressed phases. In the meantime you can do certain things that will give you benefits anyway. Emotional therapy will alleviate a lot of the problems faced in this condition because it is a mood disorder. You need to particularly look at your levels of anger both for its reasonableness and to express it in appropriate manner. I suspect that much of this anger may have origins in early childhood that you may never be aware of it now. Talk to your parents and explore that angle. This information will help the counselor too. Also you will need to check whether there is any genetic factor involved. You must exercise regularly, eat healthily and sleep normally too. If your motivation and cooperation is good much can be achieved. You must have a time-structured schedule filled with interesting and reasonable activities and it must be monitored for compliance and delivery. The reason I say this is that many times you will be inclined to have grandiose notions and confidently believe that you can do without the medication. This will set you back many months in the treatment and delay and sabotage the recovery: forewarned you are forearmed. If this combination of medication with therapy is maintained for at least three years without any episodes or breakdowns, it is possible to taper the medication in consonance with the doctor.
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What are habits that overcome depression. I am non alcoholic, non smoker, vegetarian.

Reparenting Technique, BA, BEd
Psychologist, Bangalore
What are habits that overcome depression. I am non alcoholic, non smoker, vegetarian.
Have a good night’s sleep, have a good breakfast of more proteins, meditate often, remain free of stress, eat a lot of fiber, nuts, avocado, exercise regularly, eat dark chocolate, do Yoga meditation exercises, etc. I suggest you do the opposite of what this depression makes you feel like doing (actually, not doing): you will need to fight this condition. You must become active; stay upright during the daylight time; meet people; never sleep during the day, wake up by 6 am every day, play some active games, especially contact games, do physical exercises, talk to people and join some social clubs, attend Yoga classes etc. Watch sitcoms on TV or comedies and cheer yourself up. Go for excursions in groups, for outings, camps, conferences, and religious conventions. Get a pet dog and spend time training it, exercising it and relating to it. Expose yourself to some sunlight every day, at least, 30 minutes but not in the scorching heat. Whatever happens, please incorporate these three important adaptations in your life: always be responsible, be respectful, and be functional. If you did these three, lots of things will go well in life. Please pray and have faith in God to alleviate your sufferings. Don’t wait for others to help. Use your own motivation, which might be at its lowest, but persevere and win this battle. Above all to be really happy, you need to live in love and for love. Learn all about emotions and how to handle them and that will get you out of the depression rather easily and quickly. A counselor is there only to facilitate you, all the hard word must come from you, and your cooperation with that person is very critical for your success. Be positive every day and learn to be contented with what you have. Do some left brain exercises: it is the happy brain. Here are a few suggestions: shut your left nostril and breathe, move your eyes from right to left and vice versa for at least half a minute at a time, and do callisthenic exercises with some form of counting, regularly. Whatever happens please cooperate with the therapy and do not discontinue until the condition is completely resolved.
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I lost somebody close last year And since then feel very depressed. What do I do?

MBBS, MD - Psychiatry
Psychiatrist, Mumbai
I lost somebody close last year And since then feel very depressed. What do I do?
It is natural to feel low and miss the person you have lost. However if it is interfering with your sleep, studies or general well being, or if you feel suicidal, you need to consult a psychiatrist. It is common to feel low, cry, feel like you are alone, or lose your self confidence. Usually time is the best healer. However if things are too difficult to handle you should talk to a psychiatrist or counselor. Confide in someone close to you, who will support you in this difficult time. Don't cut off from friends or family, even if you feel like you want to be alone.
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Sir ,i m 27 years old married man I feel I am very weak sexually. I am facing premature ejaculation and erectile dysfunction since last 1.5 yrs during first trip my penis get excited bt after first trip, my penis does not get excited please suggest me the best medicine .i m vegetarian and have no bad habits like smoking and alcohol.

GAMS-AYURVEDA, MD-TCM
Sexologist, Faridabad
Sir ,i m 27 years old married man I feel I am very weak sexually. I am facing premature ejaculation and erectile dysf...
You can take ayurveda medicine 1 Gadar forte cap two bd 2 sahar shaktiprash powder one tra spon two times daily 3 ss oil use penis massage 4 cap evion 400 mg one od 100 / results in a one month and totsl time treatment for two months no side effects enjoy sexual life bigger and harder sex power and penis size increase in 2.3 inches this medicine available in your city my advice do exercise 30 minutes daily Eat Healthy food and almond ssfron and fruits juice please avoid alcohol and fast food and porn move and regular basis massturbation regular basis hand jobs harmfully effect on the health.
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I am a chain smoker, I wanted to reduce smoking to making my health well, please suggest me something to reduce smoking?

C.S.C, D.C.H, M.B.B.S
General Physician,
Best age to stop smoking is before 40 ,In fact do not start all Only by using strong will power and avoiding all situations where you feel like smoking, chewing tobacco or drinking or using drugs avoiding friends who smoke and diverting mind by reading or chewing a gum, like NICORETTE and taking a walk when you crave for a smoke can all help. You can chew Nicorette gum which is nicotine replacement. There are medicines available. Which can be prescribed if asked personally Cigarette smoking is a leading preventable cause of mortality. It kills more than 60 lakh people worldwide every year. More than 50% of regular smokers would invariably die from tobacco-related illnesses which includes heart attack, Best age to stop smoking is before 40 Cigarette smoking is a leading preventable cause of mortality. It kills more than 60 lakh people worldwide every year. More than 50% of regular smokers would invariably die from tobacco-related illnesses which includes heart attack, cancer or asthmatic lung diseases.
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