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Dr. Keerthik

Psychiatrist, Mumbai

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Dr. Keerthik is an experienced Psychiatrist in Andheri East, Mumbai. You can consult Dr. Keerthik at Sugun Maternity Hospital in Andheri East, Mumbai. Book an appointment online with Dr. Keerthik and consult privately on Lybrate.com.

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Hlo my name is divakar and I am a non medical student. My life is stressful due study pressure. What I do to reduce my headache during afternoon. Please help me about it?

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Hlo my name is divakar and I am a non medical student. My life is stressful due study pressure. What I do to reduce m...
What you are suffering from is called as tension type headache. It is usually due to mental stress and fatigue of muscles of the face and neck. Follow few suggestions. Do muscle relaxation exercises, deep breathing exercises, yoga or mediation regularly for relaxation. Eat healthy. Have a relaxing sleep of 8-9 hours daily avoid smoking and alcohol.

I lost someone last year and since then I feel very depressed and feel pressure on me please help me.

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I lost someone last year and since then I feel very depressed and feel pressure on me please help me.
You are going through grief. Its good that you seek help from a professional. Find a psychologist and get in to rebt. Dear death is the only reality of life. We all will face this some day, and death is not an end; its a beginning of some thing new. Read gita, its can guide you well. Be happy, live your life to the fullest and pray for the soul to be in peace and to keep progressing.

Actually I am stammerer. How can I reduce stammering. I dis any medicine are there.

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Try to speak in front of a mirror....1-1 drop of cow ghee in both nostrils at night time before sleep

How can I reduce the tension? please suggest me.

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How can I reduce the tension? please suggest me.
Have regular physical exercises and meditation along with healthy lifestyle. Don't use alcohol or any other things at anytime.

I am working in matrimony as bpo sector. Lot of stress and depressed because of official and personal. If in case continue wil die.

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I am working in matrimony as bpo sector. Lot of stress and depressed because of official and personal. If in case con...
There is no reason good enough to contemplate death. Life has a lot of problems and we must learnt to deal with it by being disciplined. Life is extremely precious and must be preserved at all cost: you have only one chance in this world and hopelessness will haunt but you can overcome all this with some help and other people. Sounds to me like you are into an anger related depression. If you have not been on medication and you want to remain so, you will have to work very hard to recover from this condition. You must first of all seek the help of a counselor, ideally. If that person thinks that you need to meet with a doctor you will need to do so and cooperate right through. In the meantime please do the following sincerely because you could resolve the problem better with good cooperation: 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 scotching 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: find someone to love and to love you back, if you are not already married. 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 everyday and learn to be contended 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.

Hi. My father is 55 years of age. He's suffering from acute pain in his chest, abdomen, back. The pattern of pain is such that it starts from the ribs below armpit towards centre of chest. Sometimes it starts around naval portion. Sometimes it goes on the back. Pain killer meftal spas doesn't work now. His tests are normal including ct, x ray, endoscopy, ultrasound, ECG, ecco etc. I'm confused he's suffering from last 4 months. He has lost 18 KGS of weight. What to do now? Doctors say its gastritis grade 1. But the pain is very strong. And no medicine is working. Suggest me something. Thank you.

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Hi. My father is 55 years of age.
He's suffering from acute pain in his chest, abdomen, back. The pattern of pain is ...
Hi. Thanks for very well describing your case. As you saud you done ecg and 2d echo tests. You should also do treadmill cardiac stress test. It is a common and simple test. It will tell us whether this pain is related to heart blockages or not. And you should take good medicines for the gastritis. Let me know what are the medicines you are taking now. Take care.

How to die bravely when one has no money to get treatments of ones ilness?

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You will die when you are supposed to die. Any other choice you make in defiance of this is suicide. If this is done for the defense of injustice, the nation or in protecting others it is justified, especially if the cause is worthy. For poverty and the inability to finance your treatments, it is not good enough to commit suicide. You must approach many philanthropists, NGOs, agencies, churches, hospitals, free clinics etc. To fund your situation. There are many but may be you are reluctant to put in that effort. For your welfare, you must go that extra mile and seek help. Even if people want to help you, they want to see your commitment as a sign that it is worth helping you. I think that is fair. You may be discouraged by the many refusals you may have encountered. That still does not mean you must give up. Seek and you shall find. Suicide is cowardice not bravery.

I'm 21 years old male. I have epilepsy. I'm taking sodium valproate 200 mg from 3 years should I stop taking it or continue it.

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Hi. Valporate sodium should takes 3 to 5 years course. Never stop it before consult the treated doctor. Pl. Checkup the valporic acid in blood and then consult again till then take this continue. And do eeg test also.

Myself I am facing a problem that I can't speak properly from childhood. Sometimes I spelt it wrongly even I am willing pronounce it properly and sometimes I speak very speedily. What is this disorder?

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
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Dear lybrate-user. I don't think you have any disorder. People do speak fast or slow according to the circumstance. Don't worry.

Hi! my father is above 60 and retired person. He is having negative thoughts always and keep disturbing family members day and night. Please suggest what to do ?

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He will be alright after homeopathic medication. We need cause of above emotional state, why he is doing like this. I wil tell u some good things u can do n u will get good result. Thanks.

I am 34 male, I have been diagnosed by schizophrenia by some doctor and by bipolar disorder by some other doctor and ocd by some other. I am finding difficulty in handling emotions. What should I do?

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Dear, diagnosis is the key for any mental disorder. If proper diagnosis is made, proper treatment can be given and cure is almost sure. Otherwise things become bad. Even though doctors differ in their diagnosis, clinical psychologists / psychiatrists do not. Please consult a clinical psychologist or psychiatrist for proper diagnosis. Please do not exaggerate your symptoms thereby confusing those professionals. Take care.

I am in deep depression from few of month I think always negative and think no body with me suggest me what can I do. Thanks.

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I am in deep depression from few of month I think always negative and think no body with me suggest me what can I do....
Dear, you should be able to distinguish between disappointment and depression. Disappointment also brings on symptoms identical to depression but they are short lived. Were your wife disappointed in the near past? please post a private question to me with every detail. I will help you. Take care.

20 yrs male schizophrenia patient stable with medicines risperdal 3mg, clonil 25, olanex 5+20 mg,sizopin 50, share nowadays see some round orange substance in the chin of every person. Reply what is this & what to do ?

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It is a perceptual disorder either drug induced or uncontrolled symptoms. Review medication and treat with Haloperidol 10to 20mg BD./ and Pacitane 2mg BD.

I am 20 year old male suffering from severe anxiety problems sometimes from last 4 months after suffering from gastritis. A anxiety generally start at evening. Not able to focus and cut it down. Do not want to take antianxiety and antidepressants. Any solution? please help.

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I am 20 year old male suffering from severe anxiety problems sometimes from last 4 months after suffering from gastri...
Dear , denial won't help. You have gastritis which is an outcome of general anxiety disorder. You are a young boy, take lead and see a psychiatrist or a psychologist. Mindfulness cbt will certainly help you. Ensure you exercise and yoga.

I'm in depression from last 10 days n not able to concentrate in work n not happy to do anything. Please help me.

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I'm in depression from last 10 days n not able to concentrate in work n not happy to do anything. Please help me.
Please do meditation and join any center near you like art of living etc, shirodhara will also help you, in ayurveda there are good safe solutions to control depression, try for ashwgandha, if problem not resolved after few days then consult.

Kids using Smart Phones may have health issues

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The study says that using of smartphones addiction can reduce melatonin hormone levels which may lead to neurodegenerative diseases later in life for children.

Melatonin hormone secreted by the pineal gland in the brain which helps regulate other hormones and maintains body's circadian rhythm.
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How to improve memory power and concentration? I'm forgetting what I'm studying so what should I do even I'm forgetting by doing lot of times revision give me best solution which I can't forget what I study?

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Dear lybrate user. I can understand. At your age, memory problems like amnesia, dementia etc are not possible. Don't worry. Your brain cells are never destroyed throughout life. That means no data is lost. That also means forgetting do not happen unless in the case of injury. I suggest educational counselling online. Take care.

Hello, I am taking benadryl as a sleep aid since 4 years and due to depression and stress I increased my dose upto 150 ml a day. I want to know the side effects.

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Hello,
I am taking benadryl as a sleep aid since 4 years and due to depression and stress I increased my dose upto 15...
Hi lybrate-user, There are treatments without medication to completely overcome depression and stress, why do not you undergo treatment and counselling. Do not use Benadryl for other symptoms. There is a well known proverb that is "Too much of anything is good for nothing" Benadryl overdose causes sedation, tiredness, dry mouth, nose and tongue, loss of coordination, blurred vision and many more. Addiction to anything will weaken your physique, your skin tone, your youthfulness will vanish slowly. Why instead undergo treatment and counselling. If interested contact me for an online consultation so that I could help you better and overcome your problem without any side effects. Take care. Do not use such ways to solve your problem, it is not good for health. Ofcourse depression and stress are normal among others, I do not know exactly what is your problem, if you feel free to discuss this issue, you are most welcome. Take care. Life is short we need to experience both happiness and sadness in life, we cannot run away from natural happenings in our life, but what we can prevent, we can, but not everything. It is part and parcel of our living in this advanced modern world. With regards, Psy. MSV.

Hola! I have entered +1 medical. I really adore the joy of learning. But the coaching institution gives a lot of pressure. Everytime I have to go to the centre I feel some sort of a guilt, some sort of a pressure that does not let me go. How do I cope up? Is there some fault in me or my plans?

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Hola! I have entered +1 medical. I really adore the joy of learning. But the coaching institution gives a lot of pres...
I think that you have a strong, and may be a rigid conscience that can torment you if you do not comply with expectations. You must have picked it up from a home where values were respected and perhaps enforced. Now, while this is good and makes a very reliable person, its rigidity is its problem. You must learn to relax and accept that some things are not going to happen as they would be expected to, and that is okay. You must learn to become flexible and adapt quickly when things don't go as per expectations. We can be rigid with machines and to some extent even with animals but to be so tight about human beings is trying to put all of them into a straightjacket. You will only confine yourself and limit your growth by these restrictions.

I am an IT Professional and work 24/7 shifts, my question is why do I fell anxiety, hypertensive sometimes and become very violent when am at home? Even throw anything I have in hand but luckily not on people. How do I evade this problem and what should I do please. It happens in a min or two later I realize what did I do. Please help me.

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I am an IT Professional and work 24/7 shifts, my question is why do I fell anxiety, hypertensive sometimes and become...
Hi your problem is due to disturbed biological clock please adjust your time or get some relaxation time to sooth your nerves n body.
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