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Dr. Shankar K N

MBBS

Psychologist, Kolkata

21 Years Experience
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I pride myself in attending local and statewide seminars to stay current with the latest techniques, and treatment planning....more
I pride myself in attending local and statewide seminars to stay current with the latest techniques, and treatment planning.
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Dr. Shankar K N is a trusted Psychologist in Sarat Bose Road, Kolkata. He has helped numerous patients in his 21 years of experience as a Psychologist. He is a qualified MBBS . You can meet Dr. Shankar K N personally at Medinova Diagnostic Services ltd in Sarat Bose Road, Kolkata. Book an appointment online with Dr. Shankar K N and consult privately on Lybrate.com.

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MBBS - All India Institute of Medical Sciences - 1997
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Can flower remedies treat pt s d(Post traumatic stress disorder) like symptoms? What all problems they cure?

PDDM, MHA, MBBS
General Physician, Nashik
Yes, it has helped few people. The Bach Flower Remedies can help deal with PTSD, here is a small list of some of the remedies that can help: Star of Bethlehem: Helps remove the trauma. Aspen: Helps when you have fears but cannot put a name on them. Mimulus: Helps when you have fears that you can put a name on.
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Sir I am PG student I am not able to remember things easily and I feel stressful when my exams approach.

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, Positive Psychiatry and Mental Health
Psychologist, Palakkad
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I am PG student I am not able to remember things easily and I feel stressful when my exams approach.
Dear, welcome to lybrate. Tension during and before examination is called performance anxiety. To overcome exam related performance anxiety, you should know yourself, your subject, exams and your study patterns. Once you study systematically and to the point, there is no need to be panic before or during the exams. Effective learning techniques should help you. Take care.
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How to quit smoking? There is a pain sometime in my chest chin and neck. Is it due to the smoking? Also tell me I am doing job live in outside of my home. I can not get the home made food anywhere. So what food should I take as an outsider?

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, Positive Psychiatry and Mental Health
Psychologist, Palakkad
How to quit smoking? There is a pain sometime in my chest chin and neck. Is it due to the smoking?
Also tell me I am ...
Dear lybrate user. I can understand. Deaddiction therapy is the best option for quitting smoking. If you are unable to carry packed food from home, then avoid eating from unhygienic food and water. Take care.
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I got too much stress and not getting sleep. I usually shout loudly during night.

M.Sc - Psychology
Psychologist, Delhi
I got too much stress and not getting sleep. I usually shout loudly during night.
Stress effects in more ways than we realise. Body symptoms are common which should be dealt with psychologically.
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Shankhpushpi - 11 Most Important Reasons To Consume It!

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Unani Specialist, Delhi
Shankhpushpi - 11 Most Important Reasons To Consume It!

Shankhpushpi is a perennial herb. It is considered to be one of the most wonderful gifts of nature to mankind. It is a type of morning glory that belongs to the Convolvulaceae plant family. Its scientific name is Convolvulus Pluricaulis. The flowers are blue, pink or white in color, and are about 2mm – 5mm in size. They grow in rocky and sandy areas under xerophytic conditions and is mostly found in areas of Bihar and Punjab in India. It is also seen in the deserts of the Sahara.

Importance: Shankhpushpi is a very important herb of Ayurveda due to its therapeutic benefits. It mainly takes care of the nerves by supporting and promoting healthy brain and mind. It enhances brain power, improves memory and concentration and the ability to recall. When combined with other herbs, the formulation created is used for treating conditions, such as schizophrenia, depression, epilepsy and aggressive behavior disorders.

Parts Used: Shankhpushpi is often used as a paste, powder and tonic for different formulations. The parts that are used for these formulations are the leaves, flowers, stem, roots, seeds and ashes.

The Shankhpushpi plant has lots of health benefits 

  1. Shankhpushpi syrup is very good for brain development of children. It is effective if children take it regularly for three months. It improves their memory, learning, grasping power and intelligence. It should be given to them along with Bramhi, Sharkara, Nimbu Satva and water
  2. It rejuvenates the nervous function by promoting memory and concentration
  3. It helps in relieving stress and has the ability to calm a mind
  4. It supports the flow of blood in the brain
  5. It treats fatigue, nervous debility and low energy level
  6. A tonic made from Shankhpushpi works as a psychostimulant and tranquilizer
  7. Shankhpushpi tonic is often used to treat hypotensive syndromes
  8. It improves the balance and vitiation in kapha-vata-pitta doshas
  9. It works as antioxidant and antacid
  10. The herbal extract possesses spermatogenic properties, so it is used to treat cases of sperm debility
  11. It can treat urinary system ailments

It is important to keep in mind that to get the best results, one has to use the best quality herbs in the right quantity. Shankhpushpi is a wonderful remedy for a number of problems, however, no herb should be taken without consulting an Ayurveda practitioner. In case of a concern or query consult an expert & get answers!

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I had braces for 2 and a half years and treatment was completed in 2013. The doctor took the imprints of my mouth and gave something to wear while sleeping. I was told to wear it for 6 months followed by a check up every 6 months. But the doctor didn't call me once after 2013. Neither does he picks up my call and I still wear those at night. What should I do? Should I discontinue wearing it or not? I'm afraid if I leave, the position would change a bit.

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Dentist, Ujjain
I had braces for 2 and a half years and treatment was completed in 2013. The doctor took the imprints of my mouth and...
Hello lybrate-user, the thing which is given by your dentist is known as retainer, it is used to maintain the positions of the teeth after ortho treatment. There are two types of retainers removable and fixed. You are using removable type of retainer, it is used for six month along with proper activation by the dentist in each month visit.
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Hi sir/madam, My parents are searching of my woudby.This person is so innocent. And ask the qustions and give answers only. But no own thinking. So how is my marraige life with this person. Please tell me sir/madam

M.B.B.S., F.I.C.A. (USA), P.G.D.I.H, F.C.G.P., D.C.A.H
Psychiatrist, Vadodara
Marry the person only if u like him and don't plan to correct him later after marriage. He is self absorbed and If u like someone outspoken then he is not ur guy.
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Hi, Sir mai drink karta hu. Aap kuch suggest kare jis se mai drink na kru. please help 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, Positive Psychiatry and Mental Health
Psychologist, Palakkad
Dear user, I can understand. You must understand the difference between ALCOHOL ADDICTION and abuse. You can definitely quit alcohol in one go. Just stop it and swear not to drink again. Engage yourself in games and other engaging activities during evenings or when you feel the urge. Just a week, your habit should change. There are many other methods, which you can see through internet. The best method is what I suggested. Please try it without fail. Take care.
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I'm 23 m BTech graduate looking for a job and my gf is employed. Me and my gf was in relationships for 7 years recently we broke up. The reason she said to me was I'm forcing her to do sex that which she didn't like in me and she lost love on me and she is afraid of me to be in relationships due my rude behaviour. But I still love her and want to marry her. Please help me how to get her back into my life. I'm getting mentally depressed because of this.

Ph.D. in Psychology, B.A. with Psychology Special
Psychologist, Rajkot
I'm 23 m BTech graduate looking for a job and my gf is employed. Me and my gf was in relationships for 7 years recent...
Your girlfriend wants love from you not sex. Whereas you need sex rather then love. Have patience in relationship, convey your sheer love for her, show your commitment in your relationship. Don't be depressed, it will not work, accept that this is the consequence if your unwarranted behaviour, repair it. Detach your self from sex feeling and attach with love only!
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Homeopathy: Best to Deal to With Mental & Physical Stress

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
Homeopathy: Best to Deal to With Mental & Physical Stress

Stress is the physical or emotional response of the body to an internal or external stimulus that upsets the equilibrium of the body. The stress hormones which are secreted in animals only during starvation, childbirth or torture are secreted in human beings all the time.

Medically, the mental or emotional aspects of stress are exceedingly important. Unhappiness, shock, illness, fear and much else can cause stress, which in turn can make people vulnerable to so many different illnesses both mental and physical. Stress and anxiety go hand in hand; every illness has a degree of anxiety. Even a predominantly physical illness like a sore throat can cause some stress. Certain illnesses have a very large stress component; particularly illnesses like depression, anxiety states and panic attacks.

A person’s tolerance of stress varies enormously – some people thrive on it; high-powered businessmen, for instance, who constantly have to make important decisions. Others buckle under quite small stresses and this may lead to illness.

For the past two centuries, Homeopaths have concentrated on the interconnection between psychology and physiology.

To start with, the homeopathic enquiry is a very profound one and very often during a consultation various factors come to light, which may be creating some degree of anxiety or stress in the patient’s life. A discussion as to how they may be overcome, removed or mitigated, can often be very helpful. Discussion itself can be extremely therapeutic. In many cases, the patient is anxious or worried because nobody has taken time to talk to them. The homeopathic physician spends a lot of time with patients. It is however very important that the practitioner should have a sound knowledge of conventional medical diagnosis because during the discussion signs and symptoms of disease which need conventional (sometimes urgent) treatment may emerge and a qualified doctor with a knowledge of diagnosis knows when to refer a patient urgently to the appropriate specialist and is able to do so.

Having carefully assessed the patient, taking into account not only his illness and how he is reacting to it, but his whole make-up, the homeopathic physician then tries to work out the patient’s constitutional remedy. If he succeeds in selecting the right remedy, the patient’s well­being, resistance, resilience, general health and ability to cope are enhanced and many stress symptoms can be helped.

There are a number of polychrests (medicines of many uses) often prescribed constitutionally, which are particularly appropriate for different sorts of worry and stress. The following I have used to good effect on many occasions: Lycopodium for the patient who greatly underestimates their abilities and anticipates every ordeal however small with pessimism; Silica patients are terrified of failure and Calc carbs are just too weak and exhausted to attempt anything! These medicines are only effective, of course, if they “fit” the patient so far as his whole constitution and make up is concerned.

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