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Dr. Maya Kirpalani

Psychiatrist, Mumbai

Dr. Maya Kirpalani Psychiatrist, Mumbai
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Dr. Maya Kirpalani is a trusted Psychiatrist in Tardeo, Mumbai. You can meet Dr. Maya Kirpalani personally at Bhatia Hospital in Tardeo, Mumbai. Save your time and book an appointment online with Dr. Maya Kirpalani on Lybrate.com.

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I am married male 26 yrs. I am suffering from erectile dysfunction. I am taking half tablet of manforce 50 mg daily. After taking this tablet my erection is fine. Earlier I had bad drinking habit but I have stopped it. Since last 3 months I hadn't taken alcohol at all. I am a moderate smoker and smokes 3 to 4 cig daily. I just want to know that if I keep taking this tablet then does it have any long term side effects rest is fine after the tablet. please tell me can I keep using half tablet of manforce 50 mg daily coz after taking dis everything is fine. Kindly give me suggestions. Thanks.

Masters in Clinical Psychology & Certified Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Practioner, Certified Neuro linguistic programming Practioner, Masters in Clinical Psychology, Post Graduate Diploma in Child and ADolescent Counselling
Psychologist, Pune
I am married male 26 yrs. I am suffering from erectile dysfunction. I am taking half tablet of manforce 50 mg daily. ...
Thanks for writing to us. Menforce contains sildenafil. It is used for erectile dysfunction (no proper hardening/erection of penis) not for premature ejaculation. It belongs to 5- pde inhibitor group of medicines. It should be used 2 hours prior to sex. They causes headache, stuffy nose nausea and gastric discomfort like common side effects. Proper physical check up of cardiac system should be done by a doctor before starting the same. These are prescription medicines and you need to consult doctor/psychiatrist/sexologist for the prescription. I do not recommend to take it daily. As taking daily increases the chances of side effects. In long term it can cause visual problem, hearing problem, cardiac problems and priapism (prolonged painful erection). I want to make you aware about premature ejaculation. There is no specific time we can say normal for a man during sex. Premature ejaculation (pme) or early discharge defined when male partner ejaculates early before the female partner reaches to orgasm. There is no absolute time by which we can diagnose pme. It is relative term and female partner is the best judge. There are medicinal and non medicinal approaches to treat pme. I would suggest you to follow the following behavioral approaches. 1. Stop and squeeze technique can be applied which you can learn from internet and ask me if any query in that.(in brief, method suggests that you should try to divert your mind for a moment when you feel ejaculation arousal and penis should be tightly squeezed with hand inwards by your partner preferably). 2. Master and xxxxxxx technique can also be learnt from qualified sexologist/psychiatrist which includes sessions in couple as it is couple sex therapy. It can help in prolongation of time. 3. Sex counseling of your sexual behavior and methods. Like if you are down and female partner on top, gravity is going to help you for lengthening the time. 4. You should do masturbation before sex (at least 2 hours before). It will make seminal vesicles somewhat empty and at time of sex semen will take more time to come out. Another approach: -use of condoms. Sometime using condom while sex helps in delaying ejaculation by reducing sensitivity of glans penis. --topical application of anesthetic gel/spray. For this you have to consult doctor. Hope I have answered your query, I will be happy to help further. Regards,
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I am having mental depression. To avoid this I frequently masturbate and take pleasure. This has been a habit now. I masturbate regularly 3 to 4 times daily. I want to avoid this. But not being able to do so. My concentration is being disturbed. No focus. Please help.

Masters in Clinical Psychology
Psychologist, Lucknow
I am having mental depression. To avoid this I frequently masturbate and take pleasure. This has been a habit now. I ...
Hi lybrate-user, Its you and only you who can change the habit and lifestyle and for this you need to take necessary actions. It is important to get yourself busy in productive things and make a schedule to organize your life better. Apart from that I would like you to practice Mindful Breathing The primary goal of mindful breathing is simply a calm, nonjudging awareness, allowing thoughts and feelings to come and go without getting caught up in them. Sit comfortably, with your eyes closed and your spine reasonably straight. Bring your attention to your breathing. Imagine that you have a balloon in your tummy. Every time you breathe in, the balloon inflates. Each time you breathe out, the balloon deflates. Notice the sensations in your abdomen as the balloon inflates and deflates. Your abdomen rising with the in-breath, and falling with the out-breath. Thoughts will come into your mind, and that’s okay, because that’s just what the human mind does. Simply notice those thoughts, then bring your attention back to your breathing. Likewise, you can notice sounds, physical feelings, and emotions, and again, just bring your attention back to your breathing. You don’t have to follow those thoughts or feelings, don’t judge yourself for having them, or analyse them in any way. It’s okay for the thoughts to be there. Just notice those thoughts, and let them drift on by, bringing your attention back to your breathing. Whenever you notice that your attention has drifted off and is becoming caught up in thoughts or feelings, simply note that the attention has drifted, and then gently bring the attention back to your breathing. It's okay and natural for thoughts to enter into your awareness, and for your attention to follow them. No matter how many times this happens, just keep bringing your attention back to your breathing. Consult me for therapy.
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I love my girlfriend ALOT BUT I THINK SHE IS CHEATING ME BUT NOT SO SHE USED TO BE FLIRT WITH MANY BOYS BEFORE AFTER OUR RELATIONSHIP WE HAVE BEEN TOGETHER AND ONE DAY MY MOM CAUGHT ME TALKING TO MY GIRLFRIEND AND SHE IS TELLING ME TO LEAVE HER But I love her WHAT SHOULD I DO DOCTOR ITS HURTS AND AM THINKING TO GET SUICIDE.

C.S.C, D.C.H, M.B.B.S
General Physician,
You are only 19 years and you have a long time ahead. So you leave her and study ell to get settled in life and you will get a partner of your choice in future when the time is ripe.
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I lost somebody close to me. I think about her all time. I always tried to avoid her memories but can't stop it. What I should do to get rid of her memories?

M.S. Counselling and Psychotherapy
Psychologist, Bangalore
I lost somebody close to me. I think about her all time. I always tried to avoid her memories but can't stop it. What...
If you have lost someone close to your heart, then you are in lot of pain. It is natural, to think about that person and the memories will keep flooding your mind. Give yourself more time to accept the loss. Now that the person has gone away you need to live your life without that person. This reality itself might be hard for you to accept. Please share/express your feelings about that person, with other people in your life, who can support you emotionally. Try to think about all the good times you shared with this person. Don't try to avoid/block your memories, it will not help. Let yourself go through the pain of losing that person. If you feel like crying, please do cry. Give proper outlet to your emotions. If you are angry, sad, frustrated, guilty talk about it. After relieving yourself of these emotions you will feel lighter. Slowly, you will learn to invest again in your life and move on. All the best and take care.
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I am 27 years old lady with 1 baby girl. I have so many reasons to be happy but I cant feel happiness. Within 2 to 3 days I feel I lost everything. Nothing is going good to me. What should I do? I need the best sugestion please.

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 have so many reasons to be happy. Over and above you have a two year angel. But why are you feeling lost. Are you disappointed due to some family problems? were you depressed during the delivery? you told nothing is going good for you. What are those nothing? please be detailed and post a private question to me. I will try to help you. Take care.
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3 Surprising Ways Kids Can Affect Your Relationship and What to Do

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
3 Surprising Ways Kids Can Affect Your Relationship and What to Do

Having children is a challenging and full time job. Whether you have one child or four of them, the mental and emotional implications of raising a child will always be tremendous. This is mainly due to the fact that children have a way of becoming your greatest challenge. They are a life altering addition to your home and life and you would do well to understand this as you evolve as a parent, rather than letting it hinder the other quarters of your life.

Read on to know the surprising ways in which kids can affect your relationship, and what you can do about it!

  1. Sharing Responsibilities: While marriage or cohabiting may change the way you look at the person you dated, having a child with that partner completely changes the logistics in the relationship. This is because the unsaid rule of responsibility comes into the picture. While both parents are equally responsible for the child, a delicate rhythm and routine tends to fall into place. Yet, the setting of this very routine can take the mickey out of the most compatible couples when it comes to figuring out expectations and the unsaid pressure. For example, as per medical studies, it has been proven that fathers tend to have a less active role when the couple is raising a daughter. So, in case you are facing a laid back partner, you may want to discuss sharing responsibilities that would have little to do with gender centric roles.
  2. Full Time Job: Your relationship with your partner and spouse is one of the things that will get heavily impacted by the addition of a child or children to your equation. This is because raising a child is a full time job that requires the commitment of two people who are unique and were drawn to each other for certain reasons that may seem very different when a third individual is in the equation, especially one who requires full time care and raising. Here, you can remember to show your emotions in a less judgmental manner and discuss things on a regular basis to avoid strife.
  3. Career: While most women go through the pain of labour and delivery, men may go through the guilt of tying down a woman who might have been career oriented. In such cases, it is best to talk about getting back to a career and the support that the father can render, beforehand.

There are a number of ways in which child rearing affects individual households. So, it is best to go in for counselling in case things get too difficult to handle.

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I am 23 years old male. I trying to stop smocking. How can I stop that bad habit. And is der any tablets for stop smoking in market. Of der pls tell me. If I stop suddenly what happens.

Reparenting Technique, BA, BEd
Psychologist, Bangalore
You need to meet with a doctor to get a prescription for medicines to aid in smoking cessation. You have to quit cold turkey because the body and mind will torture you endlessly while attempting a reduction in smoking. The tobacco tar in cigarette smoke lines your lung with huge patches that make that portion dysfunctional. Your oxygen carrying capacity is jeopardized, and breathing is impinged on. But don’t be discouraged because it is not too late even now to reverse all the ill-effects of smoking. I don’t know what other organs could be damaged but do go for a thorough medical check-up to assess the effects of your abuse. Regarding improving your lungs, do a lot of aerobic exercise breathing through your nostrils only. Then there are a lot of deep breathing exercises in Yoga which you can learn too. Deep breathing cleanses your system and lungs and restores it to good health. Deep breathing uses the 80% of the lungs which are not normally used in normal breathing and even when exerting yourself. The greatest effect is in the lungs because this substance is processed through the respiratory system directly through the lung surface. When quitting, you must take one day at a time; though you must give up all smoking at once, and promptly. If you look too far ahead you will get discouraged and will give up. If you sit and count the number of days you have given up, that will also focus too much on achievement. You must focus on the here and now, on that day to be precise. After all quitting is not that easy due to many factors. So even if you fail one day, you must try and try again. Very few people succeed in their first attempt. Your persistence will eventually pay off. The urge to discontinue is hampered by many factors but the worst of them is the conditioning. In fact, these conditions can exist all through the day, unlike other addictions. But your desire to want to stop is the most important factor. It is important to find out about the ill-effects of smoking to have a reason that alarms you about continuing the habit. The information is really scary but true and you must remind yourself about this every day. The nicotine in tobacco smoke stimulates the heartbeat to raise the blood pressure in no time at all. So you must avoid it like the plague: it is just very bad medicine for you. In fact, it is highly toxic too. You will need to stop smoking or consuming any tobacco related items with immediate effect. You should start vigorous exercises, gradually increasing it over a period of time. Do deep breathing exercises every time you feel like smoking (try Yoga), and replace the oral urge with some healthy food substitute to satiate the need. You may also take hard candy or chew gum. If the urge is too strong, then use nicotine gums and nicotine patches, for a little while until the smoking drive reduces, substantially. You may also join Smokers Anonymous in your city where the support is really extraordinary for like-minded people who are also in the same situation. Keep yourself occupied or engaged with interesting activities during the times when it is most tempting. Keep the company of non-smokers for some time i. E. At least for the first 21 days. Above all announce it to everyone that you have quit smoking. Here’s a piece of very good advice: even if you accidentally/willfully take a cigarette, it is not the end of the world – you can start the cessation all over again. You must persevere with the best support until you defeat this addiction. Counseling is very useful in the initial stages and when temptations are at their highest. You could also join twitter2quit program and enjoy its success to give up smoking.
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Between me and my wife relations are too weak, she don't love me, how can I resolve this dispute.

M.Sc - Applied Psychology
Psychologist, Bangalore
Expectations about love and display of the same can vary from person to person. You may consider a certain behaviour as love, your wife may act in ways that according to her could be love. If she has said she does not love you then its another matter. But if you are assuming that she does not love you, then there seems to be a communication gap between the two of you. Take some time out with only her and and explore things that she likes/dislikes. Share what you like/dislike. Talk to each other about your feelings and expectations etc. In doing so do keep respect towards each others preferences and arrive at activities you both enjoy together or do not mind doing together. Have fun and do not be too serious or judgemental. Be flexible. Increase your horizon of acceptance towards each other. Remember both of you are from different family systems with different views of everything, you can use this as a mode of self growth and in doing so both will grow as individuals and as a couple increasing your bond and understanding. If you still find difficulty in bonding then go for couple counselling and with help of the counsellor, find your life together. All the best!
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Hi doctor, i feel angry most of the time and it is hurting me i can't concentrate . And it is spoiling relations and i have a one year old baby but if i feel angry at him i slap him at times and after that i feel guilty and i cry a lot .

(MRCPSYCH-UK), MD - Psychiatry, MBBS
Psychiatrist, Hyderabad
You could be having mood swings or Post Partum Depression. Kindly See a Psychiatrist at the earliest for your problem to be addressed effectively.
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When to Seek Medical Help for Epilepsy

MD, MBBS
Neurologist, Gurgaon
When to Seek Medical Help for Epilepsy

Epilepsy is a form of chronic disorder and it is characterized by recurrent seizures. The episodes of epileptic seizures may differ from person to person. These seizures could be a result of genetic disorder or a result of trauma or stroke. During a seizure, a patient may also experience symptoms of neurological disorders and sometimes lose consciousness.

Medical help for epilepsy
Epilepsy itself cannot be cured using medication, but proper medicines help in eliminating recurrent seizures. These medicines stabilize the electrical activity within the brain preventing seizures.

How effective is the medication for epilepsy?
The success of controlling seizures using medicines depends on the type and severity of epilepsy. Medicines for epilepsy are usually very effective and may fully keep seizures under control. However, controlling seizures caused due to brain problems may be more difficult. Usually, epilepsy medicines can control seizures for a long period of time when they are taken regularly.

When is medical help needed?
The decision about when to start medicines for epilepsy is a tricky one. This is because a first seizure cannot confirm whether a person has an on-going epilepsy problem. A second seizure may occur after many years or may not happen at all. Prediction of seizures is also quite difficult.

The severity of seizures also indicates when to start medicines for treatment. In case a first seizure is quite severe, medication should be started at once. Some people have very mild seizures even though they may be recurring in nature, and medication can be avoided in this situation. After first seizure MRI and EEG may help to know whether you have the risk of second seizure or not.

All the pros and cons must be thought over before starting medications for the treatment of epilepsy. It is advisable to wait for a second seizure and then start medications for treatment. In most cases, medication is started after a second seizure occurs, twelve months within the first seizure. You should always consult a doctor to know when you need to start taking medicines to treat the condition.

For making the most out of the medicines to control seizures, you should follow certain steps:

  1. You must take medications exactly as your doctor has prescribed.
  2. Before switching to generic versions of your medicines or before taking other prescribed medicines, you must consult your doctor.
  3. You should never stop taking the medicines.
  4. In case you experience enhanced depression, mood swings and suicidal thoughts, you should talk to your doctor immediately.
  5. In case you have migraine, you should let your doctor know so that he can prescribe you anti-epileptic medicines, which also prevent migraines.

Medicines cannot treat the underlying cause of epilepsy, but these help in controlling seizures and this is the most common symptom of epilepsy. Medication should be started at a proper time and must be continued without stopping.

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How to stop smoking please let me quit smoking by giving some tips I have a strong desire.

BHMS
Homeopath,
Dear lybrate user, you may need a bit of willpower to stop smoking permanently. You could easily abstain yourself from smoking during the initial 2-3 days. But after few days of abstaining from smoking you will feel a strong craving to smoke a cigarette whenever you face any tense situation. Here lies your real test. You will need a lot of willpower to resist that craving & face any tense situation without the help of nicotine. However, you can take homoeopathic mother tincture daphne indica q, 30 drops, thrice daily, after meals, in a cup of water. This medicine will help to reduce your craving for nicotine. To minimise the bad-effects of smoking take one single bulb garlic everyday at morning before brushing your teeth.
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Doctor, I have the problem of forgetful ness. I am a 35 year old lady I have two kids 12 nd 9. Nd I do not feel healthy. Loneliness has become my companion. I used to forget very little things. Like which uniform my kid has to take. I feel tensed and angry for little things. Please help me out.

MSC Human Development , Hypnotherapy , Special Educator , ms- counselling and physiotherapy, Applied psychology Hons
Psychologist, Faridabad
Lybrate-user don't feel dipressed. Why you feel lonely you two beautiful kids to be with you always. I don't know about your family but I must say that your both children are your family. If ther is any problem in your family you can share it with us or any psychologist near by you. If you forget something then may be it is because of a stress you feel. You can do some breathing exercise and relaxation exercise to keep stress free your self. You can also do meditation it give strength to your mind and soul. If you want to take our help you can contact us.
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Hi. Sir from some day I am not feel well. I can not be able to concentrate on my study. So what can I do that. To increase my study concentration.

C.S.C, D.C.H, M.B.B.S
General Physician,
CONCENTRATION TIPS Here’s some tips to get into a state of deep concentration where work / or studies flow easily so that you can do well in examinations/ and or do your work well. 1) Cut Off the Noise Getting into a state of concentration can take at least fifteen minutes. If you are getting distracted every five, you can’t possibly focus entirely on your work. Request that people don’t interrupt you when working on a big project. If you are required to answer phones and drop-in’s immediately, schedule work when the office is less busy. 2) Structure Your Environment The place you work can have an impact on your ability to focus. Try to locate yourself so you are facing potential distractions such as doors, phones or windows. This way you can take a glance to assess sounds that would otherwise break your focus. 3) Clarify Objectives Know what your goal is clearly before you start. If you aren’t sure what the end result is, the confusion will make it impossible to focus. 4) Divide Blobs. If you have a large project that needs work, clearly identify a path that you will use to get started working on it. If the sequence of actions isn’t obvious, it will be difficult to concentrate. Taking a few minutes to plan not only your end result, but the order you will complete any steps, can save hours in wasted thinking. 5) Know the Rules Get clear on what the guidelines are for the task ahead. What level of quality do you need? What standards do you need to follow? What constraints are there? If the rules aren’t clear from the outset, you will slip out of concentration as you ponder them later. 6) Set a Deadline Deadlines have both advantages and disadvantages when trying to force concentration. A deadline can make it easier to forget the non-essential and speed up your working time. If you give yourself only an hour to design a logo, you will keep it simple and avoid fiddling with extravagant designs. Time limits have disadvantages when they cause you to worry about the time you have left instead of the task itself. 7) Break down Roadblocks Roadblocks occur whenever you hit a tricky problem in your work. This can happen when you run out of ideas or your focus wavers. Break down roadblocks by brainstorming or planning on a piece of paper. Writing out your thought processes can keep you focused even if you might become frustrated. 8) Isolate Yourself Become a hermit and stay away from other people if you want to get work done. Unless your work is based on other people they will only break your focus. Create a private space and refuse to talk to anyone until your work is finished. Put a sign on your door to steer away drop-ins and don’t answer your phone. 9) Healthy Body, Sharper Mind What you put into your body affects the way you concentrate. Nobody would expect peak performance if they showed up drunk to work. But if you allow yourself to get chronic sleep deprivation, overuse stimulants like caffeine or eat dense, fatty foods your concentration will suffer. Try to cut out one of your unhealthy habits for just thirty days to see if there is a difference in your energy levels. I’ve found even small steps can create dramatic changes in my ability to focus. 10) Be Patient Before I write an article, I often sit at my desk for a fifteen or twenty minutes before I put finger on the keyboard. During this time I feel a strong urge to leave or do something else. But I know that if I am patient, I’ll stumble upon an idea to write about and enter a state of flow. Without a little patience, you can’t take advantage of flow when it rushed through you. If you need strong concentration I recommend periods of 90-120 minutes. Any less than that and you will waste too much time getting started before the flow can continue. More than this is possible to sustain focus, but you will probably benefit from a quick break. These are the general guidelines for concentration, studying well or doing your job. Regards.
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Hello. Actually I want healthy diet plan because nowadays I feel that I easily get tired and just wants to sleep and rest. I am preparing for competitive exam also and this is actually wasting my time. Please help.

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Ayurveda, Ludhiana
Hello. Actually I want healthy diet plan because nowadays I feel that I easily get tired and just wants to sleep and ...
Crush 10 almonds in a galss of boiling milk and sip.it slowly in.the morning. Along with it take bread buttter.Use peanut butter to spread over bread.After 2 hours eat 1 pomegranate and 1apple.Take lunch after 2 houra around 2 pm.Take 2 chapatis,seasonal sabji and 1 katori curd with it.Take 1 cucumber along with it.Take 1 cup tea and some snacks like allo sandwich or biscuits. Then have dinner after 2 hours.Take 2 chapatis with daal and 1 plate salad amd pudina chatni.1 galss of milk at bed time.
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I forget always. Like my mobile in cab, name of people, story of movie which I have seen 2-3 times and forgets many trivial things. I also feel drowsy all the day and can take deep sleep any time.

C.S.C, D.C.H, M.B.B.S
General Physician,
Feeling drowsy and sleepy can be due to hypothyroidism and need check up .7 Ways to Remember Anything Research-based strategies to boost your memory and keep it strong 7 Strategies for Remembering 1.Become interested in what you're learning. We're all better remembering what interests us. Few people, for example, have a difficult time remembering the names of people they find attractive. If you're not intrinsically interested in what you're learning or trying to remember, you must find a way to become so. 2.Find a way to leverage your visual memory. You'll be surprised by how much more this will enable you to remember. For example, imagine you're at a party and are introduced to five people in quick succession. How can you quickly memorize their names? Pick out a single defining visual characteristic of each person and connect it to a visual representation of their name, preferably through an action of some kind. Remember: Memory is predominantly visual. 3.Create a mental memory tree. If you're trying to memorize a large number of facts, find a way to relate them in your mind visually with a memory tree. Construct big branches first, then leaves. Branches and leaves should carry labels that are personally meaningful to you in some way, and the organization of the facts ("leaves") should be logical. 4.Associate what you're trying to learn with what you already know. It seems the more mental connections we have to a piece of information, the more successful we'll be in remembering it. This is why using mnemonics. Write out the items to be memorized over and over and over. 5.When reading for retention, summarize each paragraph in the margin. This requires you to think about what you're reading, recycle it, and teach it to yourself again. Even take the concepts you're learning and reason forward with them; apply them to imagined novel situations, which creates more neural connections to reinforce the memory. 6.Do most of your studying in the afternoon. Though you may identify yourself as a "morning person" or "evening person" at least one Study. Suggests your ability to memorize isn't influenced as much by what time of day you perceive yourself to be most alert but by the time of day you actually study—afternoon appearing to be the best. 7.Get adequate sleep to consolidate and retain memories. Not just at night after you've studied but the day, you study as well. Far better to do this than to stay up cramming all night for an exam.
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I am a 23 years old female. I feel under confident about my capabilities and I tend to get too nervous while giving job interviews because of which they all result in failure. How can I overcome this problem?

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
I am a 23 years old female. I feel under confident about my capabilities and I tend to get too nervous while giving j...
Dear Lybrate user. I can understand. Confidence is always based on your own experience and perceptions. Feeling tension and stress while attending or before interview is a common phenomena. Such stress and tension is actually good for you to prepare and perform well in the interview. Do not take it negative. Still, you need to improve your self confidence by understanding you and your capabilities. I suggest online counseling and self confidence building measures. Take care.
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My husband is 31yrs old & fours years back he met with an road accident & got head injury due to which his right side is paralyzed. Now he has recovered a little but cannot use his right hand for working & lack proper balance from right leg. physiotherapy & regular exercise is going on. I want to know if he will recover fully in future. His speech is also trembling.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
We need to wait and watch and do everything for his speedy recovery and I will suggest him to take Tablet folvite 5mg once a day for six months and tablet vitamin D3 60000iu once a week for six months
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During ct scan I was found with liver enlargement. I take alcohol regularly. What is the treatment.

MBBS, MD (AIIMS, Gold Medalist), Diploma in CBT (Glasgow)
Psychiatrist, Delhi
During ct scan I was found with liver enlargement. I take alcohol regularly. What is the treatment.
Quitting alcohol is the only treatment. If you do not quit alcohol, it will not help. It is like you are trying to heal a wound, but at the same time cutting it with a blade. That is the truth which has to be understood. Quitting alcohol needs a combination of personal motivation, medicines and psychotherapy. Medicines of different kinds are useful: one, to reduce the symptoms associated with stopping alcohol (tremor, sleep, anxiety, irritability, anger); two, to reduce craving or desire to drink; three to reduce the damage caused by alcohol in the body and four to make alcohol taste bad. Psychotherapy is designed to increase the motivation to quit and once you have quit, designed to keep you away from alcohol. Please consult an expert psychiatrist at the earliest to put all these into practice. Certain blood tests will also be needed to assess your physical condition. Take care!
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My wife 65 years is having severe pain in the left heal especially when get up and walk after getting up from sleep . Pl advice a remedy

FIPP, MD - Anaesthesiology, M.B.B.S, AAFIPM ( aesculap Academy Fellow in Pain Practice )
Pain Management Specialist, Ahmedabad
My wife 65 years is having severe pain in the left heal especially when get up and walk after getting up from sleep ....
it looks like she had plantar fascitis. alternate heat - ice application will help her . Plz wear soft sole shoes
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Dear Sir/ Madam, I want to stop alcohol, cigarette and tobacco. How can I do this?

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
Hello,If you want to quit smoking then take the below treatment:- take tabacum 200, 5 drops once in a week and arnica 30 ch, 5 drops once daily.Daphne indica 1x, 2 tabs twice daily. Take Quercus 1x, tablets, 2 tabs twice daily for giving up alcohol addiction. Revert me after 1 month.
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