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Dr. Nidhi Chowhan

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Dr. Nidhi Chowhan is one of the best Gynaecologists in Prabhadevi, Mumbai. You can visit her at Fayth Clinic in Prabhadevi, Mumbai. Book an appointment online with Dr. Nidhi Chowhan and consult privately on Lybrate.com.

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This is the 5th month from the day I had intercourse with a escort. From last 1 week I am having the continuous burning sensation on tip of my penis and sometime pain spread to testicles. 1 week before the pain was acute but now it does not hurt much. Sometime I find little pain while urinating and sometime for days I feel ok. I do not have any discharge coming. No pus, no yellow or green fluid. Sometime I feel like something is coming from my penis but nothing comes. I do not have any symptoms like rashes or blisters. This thing happened when I had a much alcoholic consumption 1 week ago and the next morning I woke up with this feeling. Now the pain spread into my back. I have a joint pain issue from last two years but for the last week it got increased little bit. I thought it was UTI but I was do not have any symptoms like peeing again and again and continuous burning sensation. I got little etching but my skin seems to be clean. I also had a anxiety as soon I finished the intercourse. because I had a doubt that she had a STD. I started taking PEP withing 60 hours. The after 1 month back I tested for PCR DNA . which came out negative. I did a protected intercourse but I still doubt that I used it properly as it was my first time I had a intercourse irritated about the burning sensation in the tip of my penis. Pain is normal and bearable but sensation continues. I took advice of Urologist. There was no UTI infection . He said be to go for STD test again and gave some medicines for relief but conditions are same. Very scared! seems to be like a dark future! I waiting for my complete std check report. I am anxious about HIV. Depressed. Please advice

MBBS, DIiploma in Yoga and Ayurveda, Diploma In Dermatology And Venerology And Leprosy (DDVL), PGDPC
Sexologist, Pune
This is the 5th month from the day I had intercourse with a escort. From last 1 week I am having the continuous burni...
Hiv phobia or venerophobia is more dangerous than actual hiv as it causes continuous doubt and sleeplessness and depression so just cool down as you have dna pcr and used a condom too. First of all avoid all spicy foods cold drinks fast foods sugar alcohol totally for 15 days minimum. Just take lemon juice with salt sugar and a pinch of eno thrice a day that will clean up toxins in the body. Just take salt water bath twice a day and drink water enough. Also eat ripe bananas.
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If I want ki mera partner without protection k sex kare or pregnant na ho uske liye kya krna chahiye.

Diploma in Family Medicine, Fellowship in Diabetology, Diploma in Diabetology, FCCP, MBBS
General Physician,
Unprotected sex with your partner during ovulation period will result in pregnancy. If you want to know the details of safe and unsafe period kindly consult me privately.
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Hello doctor I had unprotected sex on 17th (and also had an emergency contraceptive pill) my period was due but it got late 4 days and it was less in quantity. Only spotting. I also checked with a pregnancy test kit- it was negative. How to confirm if I am pregnant or not.

MD-Ayurveda, Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Sexologist, Haldwani
Hello doctor
I had unprotected sex on 17th (and also had an emergency contraceptive pill)
my period was due but it go...
Hello- First and foremost sign of pregnancy is complete stoppage of periods, so if your getting even some light spots you can get pregnant. For proper confirmation repeat your test after ten days of missed periods.
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I am a 16 year old female. My period was really weird this time. I bled very lightly all throughout. Is it normal?

BHMS
Homeopath, Delhi
I am a 16 year old female. My period was really weird this time. I bled very lightly all throughout. Is it normal?
Hi lybrate-user I suggest you should wait for next period and if that is also not normal then you need to go for some investigations for thyroid and usg abdomen. Right now you should wait as it might happen due to some temporary reasons.
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I take the vaginal fluids inside mouth can you explain the medicinal benefits of vaginal fluids? What are liquors and juices can be poured on just above clitoris which will not harm chemically.

MBBS, MD - Obstetrtics & Gynaecology, FMAS, DMAS
Gynaecologist, Noida
Hello, There are no medicinal benefits of such practice , in fact stds may be transferred if she is infected.
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Hello. I am 22 year old. I have not come in contact with my partner's sperm but attempted to have sex. (6th april) I usually get regular periods and my date for this month is 24th but so far I have not got it. Im worried because usually my periods come 3-4 days earlier. I dont wish to get pregnant. Kindly help me. Thanks

PG Hom, London, BHMS
Homeopath, Mumbai
Hi , in order to be sure that you are not pregnant, you can undergo a urine pregnancy test which you can perform at your own house as well. And if you are sure that you didn't come in contact with the sperms, you will get your periods sooner or later. If you get anxious and take a lot of stress about the delay, the periods tend to delay even more. So relax. Get a test done and you will be fine.
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Healthy living manifesto

BHMS
Homeopath, Solan
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Multiple fibroid uterus one having submucosal component. I am 52 years old and having regular periods. Slight pain in lower abdomen.

B.Sc, DBMS, BHMS, PGDCR, PGDHM
Homeopath, Kolkata
Don't worry. After menopause it will automatically regress. If severe bleeding then question of hysterectomy.
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What things should be eaten in period ,what should not, drinking warm water in period is good for relief from pain,

International Academy of Classical Homeopathy, BHMS
Homeopath, Pune
What things should be eaten in period ,what should not, drinking warm water in period is good for relief from pain,
Dos r below- Vitamin B6:Eating bananas and oatmeal for breakfast is a good way to start your day Proteins Calcium Complex carbohydrates: Eat whole wheat grains and fresh fruits for fibre as they fill your stomach without being too heavy. Complex carbohydrates reduce water retention in your body. Water: You lose a lot of fluids during your periods. “Contrary to popular belief, drinking water does not add to water retention. In fact it is the best solution Donts- Alcohol Salt
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I am a 20 years old female. After 3 moths of married last 3 days there are some white cheese like things in my vagina tube. There are heavy pain and irritation during sex and urination. I use genwas lotion and folic acid tablet. What should I do. please reply.

MD-Ayurveda, Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Sexologist, Haldwani
Hello- >You are suffering from leucorrhoea. Females which have a weak body stature often face symptoms like back ache, white thick/yellow discharge, pain and burning during sex, and body ache/joint pain next day after sex. >Try these ayurvedic tips and treatment. 1.Use Decoction of shesham tree leaves daily. 2. Wash your genitals with triphala decoction. 3.Use Ashokaristha 2 tsp twice daily, Chandraprabha vati 1 tab twice & Vanga tablet twice. -You will get relief quickly.
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My grand mothers age 97. Lie down all time. Found that her legs are becoming black and cold. please help.

BHMS
Homeopath, Chennai
My grand mothers age 97. Lie down all time. Found that her legs are becoming black and cold. please help.
Massage her gently for the whole body, so that her muscle and blood stream get toned properly. Or else take her to the hospital for emergency.
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We are having sex for the first time and she is scared whether her vagina gets loose and does its space gets increased? Does she feel un comfortable? Aftr having sex for first time.

MD-Ayurveda, Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Sexologist, Haldwani
Hello- Yes there can be some change in the physical appearance of vagina after first sex. Outer vaginal lips (labia majora) becomes big and dilated towards outside, however there is no/minimal change in the vaginal elasticity/tightening with one sexual session.
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My left hand and left back below chest paining at 7 month pregnancy please suggest how to get rid of it.

MBBS, MD - Obstetrtics & Gynaecology, FMAS, DMAS
Gynaecologist, Noida
My left hand and left back below chest paining at 7 month pregnancy please suggest how to get rid of it.
Hello, this is likely due to position while sleeping on left side. Please keep a pillow behind your back on the right side and disallow complete weight over left side of body. You may use hot fomentation for pain relief.
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I have stomach pain with vomiting during my period dates what I will do for this? Canu help me?

DGO, MD, MRCOG, CCST, Accredation in Colposcopy
Gynaecologist, Kolkata
I have stomach pain with vomiting during my period dates what I will do for this? Canu help me?
Use meftal spas tablet thrice daily after food during periods and also Pan-D in morning daily empty stomach for 2 months and see if it helps.
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Irregular periods. Dr. said it is because of white water excessiveness. Please tell me some home remedy.

MBBS
General Physician, Chandigarh
Irregular periods. Dr. said it is because of white water excessiveness. Please tell me some home remedy.
Irregular periods are not because of white discharge please consult some other gynaecologist and get examined.
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Common Food Allergens!

BSc - Food Science & Nutrition, PGD in Sports Nutrition and Dietitics
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Mumbai
Common Food Allergens!

Meet prominent food allergen’s

  • An allergy is defined as when a child’s immune system oversights the important protein present in the food and starts treating is as an entity; it soon starts producing antibodies in the blood as a process of defence.
  • The entire process triggers and initiates the production of a nitrogenous compound called ‘histamine.’ histamine production is usually associated with mild to severe itchy rashes, constant sneezing and in few cases associated with nausea and vomiting. In seldom cases, the child can complain of anaphylaxis (severe onset of allergic reaction).
  • Most of the symptoms take a few days to develop and subside in few days and any such abnormal allergic reactions should be immediately be sorted by a child specialist. In most cases, the child eventually grows out of most of the allergens by the age of 5 to 6 years. However, fewer can continue to perpetuate lifelong.
  • Below are the most common allergens listed which if not administered before 6 to 8 months of an infant’s life can give some serious troubles.

Wheat the common allergen, wheat protein gluten can be sensitive, especially for those under 6 months of age. Children can show persistent symptoms of being gluten intolerant by passing watery stools to developing irritability of skin accompanied by itching or developing rashes. Most of the symptoms associated with wheat allergy vanish off with the growing age. However, it should not be introduced into the baby’s diet before 6 months of age.

1. Milk - one of the most common allergens which affect nearly 2 per cent of the infant population. It is advisable to make sure that cow’s milk or any other variant should not be introduced before child’s first birthday, as baby’s tiny digestive system is still progressing to digest proteins and sugar from the milk. The best way to check the tolerance of baby’s milk consumption is to add 1 part of whole milk or cow’s milk with mother’s milk; one can gradually increase the quantity once assured that baby is able to take it all.

2. Eggs - the protein in egg (specifically egg white) is known to be the most common allergen, with the onset of the symptoms almost immediately. The best way to introduce eggs in the child’s daily nutritional intake is by cooking it vigorously till the white turns solid and also ensuring, it is separately given to the baby.

3. Fish - child can show sensitivity towards any form and type of fish by developing skin rashes being difficult to digest; there should be introduction of small portion of well-cooked salmon or cod in the diet. It can surely be introduced after 6 months of exclusive breast feeding.

4. Peanuts - peanut allergy is known and common allergen. In most cases, it is associated with severe skin rashes. It affects nearly 1 child in 50. In most cases, babies grow out of it by the age of 5 but, introducing raw peanuts in child’s diet should be prohibited.

The above mentioned are the most common food allergens noted and in most cases baby grow out of it, however, utmost care should be taken to introduce the above food list in conservative quantities to initialise successful weaning.

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6 Tips to Get Your Sex Life on Track

MBBS, F R S T & H London , Fellowship of College of General Practice (FCGP)
Sexologist, Alwar
6 Tips to Get Your Sex Life on Track

Caught in the mundane chores and uniformity of daily pressures, your love life may suffer quite badly. All couples come to a point where one or both of them are either not interested in physical love anymore or too tired to get frisky. This can affect both life not only physically but also emotionally. Even if you have sex, it becomes dull, boring and unpleasant.

Getting the spark back!
Problems with a dull sex life do not have to mean a complete removal of sex from your relationship. Bringing your sex life on track might take a while, but can be quite easily achieved. Understanding yourself, knowing what gives you pleasure and sharing a romantic relationship with your partner are the key elements of a happy and satisfying sexual life. Some of the tips to get the spark back in your sex life are as follows:

  1. Communicate: Communication is the key to resolving all problems. Many couples feel afraid to talk about sexual issues, but this should not be the case. Talk to your partner about why you are feeling disinterested. Discuss if you are going through a difficult physical transition such as menopause or other physical ailments. It is better to tell the truth and not let your partner just assume that you may not be attracted towards him or her. Be honest if you are failing to have an orgasm. Proper communication is the first step in trying to resolve a problem.
  2. Educate yourself: In today’s world, finding a solution to sexual problems is no big issue as you can always look up to the internet for information. Go through books, magazines or other items available which will give a clear explanation to all your queries. Create a comfortable, quiet and interference free atmosphere. Age is also a factor that might lead to reduced libido but creating romantic settings might help in bringing the passion back.
  3. Keep away from blame and criticism: Try not to introduce any issue which might lead to a big fight. Criticizing at this point of time should also be avoided as it can flare up into an argument.
  4. Be stress free: Try and keep all the work problems away while you are with your partner. Lighten up and focus on your partner and the total experience rather than only aiming to fulfil a goal. Maintaining a stress free attitude helps in makings sex more enjoyable.
  5. Relax and be flexible: Relaxing helps you feeling more focussed and enhances your sexual energy. Flexibility to your partners needs only makes them more attracted and aroused by you. Thus physical and emotional flexibility can help in bringing back the spark into your sex life.
  6. Good health: Your physical and emotional health also affects your sex life. Reducing the intake of alcohol, abstaining from smoke, eating healthy and adequate exercise and meditating to calm your mind helps immensely to maintain a good shape and in turn happy sexual life. If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult a sexologist.
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Hi. I am 32 years old now. I used to have 1 full day back pain and lower abdomen pain at the time of periods. But I do get period regularly in 28 days. USG report says large polycystic ovary so I felt it is because of ovarian cyst. When I am consulting gynecologist they are telling it's not a problem no need to do anything. Please suggest what should I do. And more over its 3.5years to my marriage but I didn't conceive.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda, Faridabad
Hi. I am 32 years old now. I used to have 1 full day back pain and lower abdomen pain at the time of periods. But I d...
Dear do not worry take medicines on time, Do yoga daily specially, nadishodhana, bhramri pranayam, suryanamaskar, bhadrasana, bhujangasana, naukasana, dhanurasana, chakki chalanasana, daily 5 min each pose. Yoga will to strech pelvic areas and will help to prevent and manage Polycystic ovarian cyst and will also help to concieve soon. Good luck.
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Doing sex with my partner either oral or vaginal or going back. Is it safe doing Intercourse at back (rectal) area?

FMAS, MS
General Surgeon, Gandhinagar
Respected lybrate-user hi there are chances of every infection in every area but you have to take all necessary precautions for the same both partners should be ready for all future outcomes of all types after all you have to proceed with all your responsibilities on your shoulders for your body you are the best judge. Oral sex requires highest level of hygiene care for both partners anal sex requires utmost protection with condom librication with jellies & it must must be gentle if more forceful you are more likely to get injuries as well. Thanks regards
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The Mind & Body Connection!

Ph.D - Psychology, M.Sc. - Counselling and Psychotherapy, M.A - Psychology, Certificate in Psychometric Testing, Basic Course in Integrated Hypnotic Modality for Behavioral Resolution, Certificate in Cognitive Behavioral for Couple, B.Ed- Psychology Hon.
Psychologist, Delhi
The Mind & Body Connection!

People who have good emotional health are aware of their thoughts, feelings, and behaviors. They have learned healthy ways to cope with the stress and problems that are a normal part of life. They feel good about themselves and have healthy relationships.

However, many things that happen in life can disrupt your emotional health and lead to strong feelings of sadness, stress, or anxiety. Good changes can be just as stressful as bad changes. These things include:

  1. Being laid off from your job
  2. Having a child leave or return home
  3. Dealing with the death of a loved one
  4. Getting divorced or married
  5. Suffering an illness or an injury
  6. Getting a job promotion
  7. Experiencing money problems
  8. Moving to a new home
  9. Having a baby

What is the mind-body link?

You may already be familiar with phrases which describe the mind-body connection in day-to-day life such as something being a “pain in the neck” - it generally symbolises 'burden over mind'.

When we talk about mind, people usually understand it as a collection of thoughts, feelings, beliefs, attitudes, memories, past experiences and personality that make up a person’s internal world.

Mind vs Brain

In colloquial terms, the words mind and brain may be used interchangeably but, the two are in fact not the same. While the brain is a physical organ, the mind can be described a virtual entity present within each cell of our body and extended to minimum 2 inches outside the body. That is why mind controls the body as a collection of thoughts, emotions, imagination and memories. When compared to a computer, the brain acts as the hardware while the mind is the software within it.

Is it all in my head?

Experiencing happiness or sadness not only affects your frame but also affects your physical health. For example, indigestion is commonly triggered by stress and anxiety. On the other hand, physical ailments also affect an individual’s mental well-being. Do you know anyone who feels happy when they are sick? Thus, the mind and body share a deep, cyclic connection. To be physically healthy is it important to be psychologically healthy and vice versa.

Emotions manifest themselves on an individual’s body in a number of ways. This ranges from changes in internal body temperature and blood sugar levels to hormonal imbalances and altered brain chemistry. Happiness and joyous emotions have the ability to boost immunity, alleviate pain and relax muscles while sadness and anxiety can increase heart beats, tighten muscles and dilate blood vessels. Over time, it can also lower a person’s immunity and make them more susceptible to bacterial and viral infections. Anxiety and depression can keep a person from eating nutritious food and exercising and hence lower his or her overall health. Poor emotional health could also encourage the use of stimulants such as alcohol and drugs that cause weight fluctuation, insomnia, tiredness, weakened gut health, sexual problems etc.

How do your thoughts and feelings affect your health?

Your brain produces substances that can improve your health. These substances include endorphins, which are natural painkillers, and gamma globulin, which strengthens your immune system.

Research shows that what your brain produces depends in part on your thoughts, feelings, and expectations. If you're sick but you have hope and a positive attitude and you believe that you'll get better, your brain is likely to produce chemicals that will boost your body's healing power.

Negative thoughts and emotions can keep your brain from producing some of the chemicals that help your body heal. But this doesn't mean you should blame yourself for getting sick or feeling down about a health problem. Some illnesses are beyond your control. But your thoughts and state of mind are resources you can use to get better.

The mind-body link and your health

Some of the body’s systems are more affected by the mind-body link more than others. You may recognise some listed below:

  1. Digestive System Changes: It is common to experience an upset stomach (e.g. nausea, diarrhoea, bloating or pain) during times of stress. There are lots of nerve connections between the brain and the gut. In fact, the gut is sometimes called the ‘Little Brain’ for this reason.
  2. Skin Conditions: People with skin conditions, including eczema or psoriasis, notice that during stressful periods their symptoms can become worse and respond less well to conventional treatments.
  3. Heart Symptoms: Changes in the way the heart works are common in stressful or exciting circumstances. For example, stress or excitement can cause the heart to beat faster and raise blood pressure. These normal changes in heart rate and blood pressure as a result of stress can be concerning for people with or without heart conditions.
  4. Fatigue: Fatigue can also be affected by how we think and feel. For example, boredom can lead to feeling fatigued and sleepy whereas an unexpected piece of good news could give you a burst of energy. Fatigue can also be present as part of mood problems such as depression and anxiety. People who experience health problems may struggle with fatigue which is a combination of physical and emotional factors.
  5. Thinking Styles: How you think - your ‘thinking style’ - can affect how you feel emotionally and physically. Some common thinking styles make it seem very likely that something bad is going to happen. This can make you feel worried, sad or upset even though the thought is not true.

Mind-Body Therapies

Below is a short list of some of the more common types of psychotherapy. Some therapy techniques have been scientifically tested on a large scale basis; while others are newer and often combined with more established psychotherapies.

  1. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  2. Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  3. Psychodynamic Therapy
  4. Interpersonal Therapy (IPT)
  5. Hypnotherapy

Using the mind-body link to help you manage your health

  • Learning how to relax can help your mind and body. You can try different things until you find one that works for you. For example: Listen to relaxing music.
  • Spend five minutes focusing on the rhythm of your breath.
  • Try using prayer or meditation to relax.
  • Imagine being in a peaceful scene, such as a beach or woodland. Notice what you can see, hear, touch, taste and smell.
  • Try not to rush around during the day. Leave plenty of time for your planned activities.
  • Talk to someone when you are feeling stressed, anxious or down you might not feel like doing anything.

Thankfully, like physical ailments, emotional ailments too can be treated. If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult a Psychologist.

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