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Dr. Sakin Patanakar

Psychiatrist, Mumbai

Dr. Sakin Patanakar Psychiatrist, Mumbai
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Tips to Deal With Ocd

M.D Psychiatry , DPM, MBBS
Psychiatrist, Mumbai
Tips to Deal With Ocd

OCD or Obsessive Compulsive Disorder is an anxiety disorder, which can be indicated through obsession, having pervasive thoughts or thoughts, which may upset you, having certain compulsions, and practicing certain rituals, which may help to control or manage your obsessions. It is a disorder, which cannot be cured, but can be controlled with the help of treatment. Mostly, OCD is considered to be a lifelong disorder. It often circulates around the fear of germs or sickness and around keeping order and maintaining patterns. A person suffering from OCD can often be extremely annoying. Hence here are a few tips you can use to deal with OCD:

1. Understand OCD: The first step towards dealing with OCD is to know what you have to deal with. Gather as much information as you can about OCD and also read up about how you can overcome it. You need to know the symptoms of OCD so you can identify the disorder. Almost everyone suffers from OCD at one point of their lives. Hence, it is extremely important to understand OCD in order to treat it.

2. Work with your compulsions: Do not get petrified about your compulsions if you are planning to overcome your OCD, instead work with them. Try not to encourage their development. If you are worrying about whether you have switched of the lights, try and develop a mental picture of you doing it. If you are able to get a clear picture, then you have, otherwise you can go and switch it off. Another option is to maintain a list where you tick off the activity once you have done it so that you don't have to worry about it later on. 

3. Maintain a journal: Maintaining a journal will help you curb your fears and negative thoughts. Write down all your obsessive thought and reflect on how they are affecting you and whether they are worth your worry or time. Gradually you will see that you are able to control these thoughts and will be able to push away any negativity which comes along with them.

4. Remind yourself about the good in you: Make this your regular practice. Do not undermine yourself, instead make yourself feel good. This will help you to get over the fact that you have done something wrong in your daily activities (like not turning the gas off when you actually have) and that wrong is going to harm people.

Chronic OCD will require therapy and medical assistance. Hence if you are able to detect the signs at an early level and are able to adopt the above measures to control it, then going to a doctor might not be necessary.

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I am in deep love with insecurity due to lack faith on partner because she lives far from me. She is also facing some tension and depressed by having her own responsibilities for that she lack of economical help. For that I want to do something for her but can't able to do anything because I think I m suffering from highly insecurity from her part thinking if she won't take any unrealistic step or decision which'll cause any harm on my love and her life.

Masters in Clinical Psychology
Psychologist, Lucknow
I am in deep love with insecurity due to lack faith on partner because she lives far from me. She is also facing some...
Hi Nik, Nothing comes with guarantee in life. There are always risks and chances we have to take. We have to be convinced on the choices we make in our life. When you started with relation you must have seen something worth to take that step. Insecurities are a part of every relation but if you cant convince yourself that she will be be worth it or if she is serious for you let it go. Because otherwise you are in a prison from where there is no escape. You will continuously be in insecurities and they will harm you and your relation. You can ask her upfront what she wants, how she sees the relationship and since you know her the best make a decision about being together or not. sometimes our insecurities are baseless and we should consciously make an effort to overcome it by thinking about worthwhile things, being busy, make your career. always remember, the right people will stay while be thankful for the wrong people leaving your life. You can help her to the limit possible for you, you don;t have to go out of the way. This way you will help also and may not regret majorly if anything goes wrong. Have faith for once let go off the insecurities and see. Whatever happens happens for good.
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I have very bad habit of smoking, day by day I am getting sick, this time what should I 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
Dear user, Welcome to lybrate-user. Tobacco is addictive. Cigarette also contains 4000+ carcinogenic chemicals other than nicotine. Nicotine and other chemicals can cause cancer of different types and areas. Throat cancer, mouth cancer, lung cancer, stomach cancer and brain problems can result. Over and above smoking may also increase the risk factor of heart attack and brain stroke. Please quit smoking. The best method is to leave it and continue with your will power. There are other methods like Nicotine Replacement therapy and pharmacotherapy combined. If you’re ready to stop smoking and willing to get the support you need, you can recover from nicotine addiction and abuse abuse—no matter how bad the addiction or how powerless you feel. The first step in treating nicotine addiction is accepting that you have a problem. Confronting an addiction and accepting responsibility for your actions isn’t easy. But it’s a necessary step on the road to treatment and recovery. You should then consult a psychiatrist / psychologist who fill follow this treatment. 1. Detoxification using medicines. 2. Behavior modification with the help of therapies. 3. Counseling. 4. Medication to sustain and 5. Long term support. These given steps are essential for any addict to get effectively rid of smoking. Therefore, you need to stick to the treatment plan and cooperate with your psychiatrist / psychologist. Mind power building therapy, motivation therapy etc should help you doing so. I suggest you to consult a psychologist or de addiction therapist. Take care.
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How I leave drug addiction. please suggest.?

PhD (Psychology), MSc Psychology, MS
Psychologist,
Dear , quitting drugs is tricky but is very easy task. There are several methods in psychotherapy to quit drugs. Initially you need to show willpower which we will impart through motivation therapy and mind power building therapy. Then slowly you learn to adjust yourself with the non-addiction regime. It will take time, but will be a success. Contact me for more online therapy and counseling. Take care.
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Sir I have a serious problem related to psychiatric like when any body drive and I am sitting behind them then I feel something will happened me and I have to say stop to drive bike but when I am driving the same thing then it's not a problem please sir guide me I am too unhappy with this.

Reparenting Technique, BA, BEd
Psychologist, Bangalore
Sir I have a serious problem related to psychiatric like when any body drive and I am sitting behind them then I feel...
You have a trust problem. You do not have enough confidence with others’ driving and because of that you may be a controlling kind of person, where permissible. There is nothing to be so unhappy about this really. You can live with this problem quite comfortably if you ride the bike yourself all the time. If you want to resolve this then you have to learn to trust and know that others will drive safely too. You must realize that their lives are at stake too and surely they will not jeopardize their own lives as well, would they? To do so you will need to have someone ride you along and after repeated attempts you will build confidence in their abilities. Of course it helps to find a good driver all the time and then reposing confidence in a good driver is a lot easier for sure. Additionally you could work with a counselor on trust issues and resolve that to be able to deal with the driving part too rather effectively. That is some of the reason that there are so many people who do a lot of what is called, 'Back-seat driving'.: they cannot trust others but themselves only.
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How to control mind wandering in teenagers it creates problem in learning and concentrating.

MD - Alternate Medicine, BHMS
Homeopath, Surat
Meditation and yoga are the medicine and treatment for it. Please start that. Then revert me back after 2 weeks. And when you face such problem, start taking deep breaths.
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I can't climax during penetration. It is physical or mental? Am I wrong to expect sex when I'm pregnant? I'm not very comfortable performing oral sex. Any advice? I don't really like vibrators. Are there any other toys we should try? The sex is lukewarm. Are we destined to have a horrible sex life? Are men hardwired to cheat?

BDS, Certification in hypnotherapy, Certification in N.L.P, Certification in Gene and behavior, Psychology at Work
Psychologist, Gurgaon
I can't climax during penetration. It is physical or mental?
Am I wrong to expect sex when I'm pregnant?
I'm not very...
Women climax late than men, Excessive foreplay before may give you what you are looking for. Second trimester is the safest or sex.
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Hello sir I am 19 years my memory is too short I forget all things and I always think all day.

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Homeopath, Sagar
Dear lybrate-user as you mentioned you forget things this condition is called short term memory loss it is not a big problem it happens to many people. You can not forget your name, your address, your school or college, your city because they are permanently imprinted in your memory. You can forget only those things which are less important and less pleasurable to you. You should start some exercise daily which will enhance your blood circulation, take nutritious diet. Spend time with friends of your age this will help you a lot your problem will go away even if in-spite of this
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I have pain in my full body and I am suffering from fever for two days sir please advise me.

MBBS, cc USG
General Physician, Noida
I have pain in my full body and I am suffering from fever for two days sir please advise me.
Follow health advises given below: Measure your temperature and tell me reading 1. Avoid exertion 2. Take tablet paracetamol 500 mg after food (If No Drug Allergy) as and when required for fever more than 99 f (maximum 3 tablets with gap of 8 hr can be taken in a day) for 3 days 3. Lot of fluids to be taken 4. Take proper diet homemade food like moong dal dalia, chapati etc. Get CBC checked and review with reports consult physician/me for further management and let me know what medicines you were taking and also tell me if you are having other symptoms like cough/ throat pain/ burning urine/ stomach pain so that we can confirm cause of fever.
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Sir I'm 25 years old. I'm love failure. Im very stressed and even shivering of my hands and body. So what to do.

MSC Human Development , Hypnotherapy , Special Educator , ms- counselling and physiotherapy, Applied psychology Hons
Psychologist, Faridabad
Sir I'm 25 years old. I'm love failure. Im very stressed and even shivering of my hands and body. So what to do.
You are not a failure, this is your learning period take it as a challenge of your life. Give a positive answer to life for this. Show your strength and positivity. This is not the end this is beginning of your new life. When you feel week take some deep breaths and do breathing or relaxation exercise. You can go for a nature walk in morning or evening at any time. This will keep your mind fresh. Join yoga or any meditation centre it will give strength to your mind and body. Be positive you will be ok soon. If you want any help from us you can contact us.
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I'm damn confused about my future. I'm student doing CA .but kahi kuch miss ho rha hi. Everything is nt going in my way. 5 attempt de die hi. And I didn't taste the success. Everytime 2, 3 marks se rah jata hu. Now m thinking about MBA. But still m confused. I just can't stand on my decision. Suggest me what should I do? Should I run for my dream I.e. Singing and comedian? Or should carry-on my studies? Sir please help.

C.S.C, D.C.H, M.B.B.S
General Physician,
I'm damn confused about my future. I'm student doing CA .but kahi kuch miss ho rha hi. Everything is nt going in my w...
In life all things will not go the way we want and we have to take it in our stride . YOu do both studies and do singing as well in free time . Do meditation and yoga for cleat thinking and calm mind
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Hi I am getting married in 2 months & I hv no idea abt physical relations so I am concerned abt it and afraid to face the things.

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 Lybrate user. Physical sexual relationship should be learned through a good source. You can ask your friends to teach you. You may read online material available. You can even go for sex counseling. But I assure you, it is easy to learn and there is nothing to be nervous about. Take care.
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Hello sir, my age is 23 I'm doing b-tech. Sir I'm always in depression that will I do this, always negative thoughts .due to this my bp is150-105. So sir how could I cure my depression?

MD - Psychiatry
Psychiatrist, Guwahati
Hello sir, my age is 23 I'm doing b-tech. Sir I'm always in depression that will I do this, always negative thoughts ...
Depression is a state in which a person: •Feels low or sad most of the time. •Losses interest in things one liked or enjoyed previously. •May feel helpless, unworthy, hopeless, empty, irritable or may feel guilty for no reason. •May see the whole world negative with pessimistic thoughts coming to the mind, sometimes to extent of having suicidal tendencies. •May experience loss of appetite with weight loss or may overeat with weight gain. •Have problems concentrating, remembering details or making decisions. •May experience relationship difficulties. •May have reduced sleep or may sleep excessively. •May have various physical problems like fatigue, aches, pains, digestive problems or reduced energy all the time which are usually not relieved even after treatment. •May have loss of emotional expression. Depression may be the result of some stressful life events or may be due to various physical conditions like thyroid or endocrinal disorders, number of infectious diseases, nutritional deficiencies, neurological conditions, diabetes etc. There is treatment available for depression & other Psychiatric disorders, in the form of medicines & counseling. The high BP you are suffering from may be precipitated by your present mental state or it may an independent disease. So before attributing it to Depression, get yourself evaluated by a physician to rule out any underlying physical illnesses. & if any other illness detected, it should be treated accordingly. Also get yourself evaluated by a Psychiatrist, who will make your proper diagnosis regarding whether you are suffering from depression or some other condition, & then you will be prescribed medicines or advised counseling sessions accordingly. Along with, take the following measures: •Try to lead an active life & maintain a healthy lifestyle. Go for a walk, exercise regularly, do some yoga or relaxation techniques daily. •Pursue your hobbies or keep a pet. •Set goals which are realistic & within your capability & try to pursue them. •Try to be contented with what is in hand. Over expectation is usually harmful. •Do not spend time alone. Spend time with friends, family members or well wishers with whom you feel comfortable & positive. •Read motivational books & quotes. •Spend some time daily recollecting the good moments in your life. •Try to evaluate things practically & rationally. •Avoid people who spreads negativity or demoralize you. •Avoid watching or reading mind disturbing things like violence, crime, horrors etc. •Maintain a daily routine. •Every day spend some time with nature & try to feel its beauty. •Stay away from substance of abuse like alcohol, cannabis, inhalants, drugs etc. •If any problem is there in your life, put your maximum effort & try to solve it. Work to enhance your problem solving skills & coping skills. If you are not able to solve any problem yourself, discuss about it with a well wisher or take professional help. •Keep reminding yourself the fact that people with bigger problems exist in this world. Then your problem will seem trivial. •Read or watch comedies & laugh to your fullest. •Above all, keep reminding yourself that life is precious & one is gifted with this life for once only. Every moment, every day is precious & life once lost can never be regained back.
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My wife is fifty years old and she is suffering from arthritics last 18 month. Now she is in depression in night she sleep 3 4 hours with medicine laprozium 0.5 please guide me for next.

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 , your wife has arthritis. I think the pain related to the arthritis is driving her crazy and she could not sleep. You could discuss the matter with her doctor. If the sleeplessness is due to depression and apprehension, one or two counseling should clear the problem. Please post a private question to me and I will help you. Take care.
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Sir I feel very stressed before exam. So I consult a doctor. He gave me cloba 5 and veniz xr 37.5. I fear these have side effects. And I also fear I I'll get used to it. I also feel sleepy after having these. Is it safe to have cloba5 and veniz xr.

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
Sir I feel very stressed before exam. So I consult a doctor. He gave me cloba 5 and veniz xr 37.5. I fear these have ...
Dear lybrate-user, 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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From last 10 to 20 day im facing digestion problem. It might be office work stress issue I think it also effect my body so please give valuable advice.

MD - Homeopathy, BHMS
Homeopath, Mumbai
From last 10 to 20 day im facing digestion problem. It might be office work stress issue I think it also effect my bo...
Avoid all milk products.. Can take fresh curd daily. Take homeopathic medicine nux vomica 30 potency. (5 pills 3 times a day) for 5 days.. If not better kindly consult..
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Actually my problem is when I am studying now I can understand now but after few days I am forgetting some of them, so that I am not getting interest on studies, what I have to do please suggest me.

C.S.C, D.C.H, M.B.B.S
General Physician,
I can give you study tips to study well and tips to remember.. 10 Study Tips to Improve Your Learning Study Tip 1: Underlining Underlining is one of the simplest and best known study tips. It’s easy to highlight the most significant parts of what you’re reading. One key sentence per paragraph and a few important phrases here and there. You can only retain a certain amount so it’s best to retain the most important information. Study Tip 2: Make your own note and taking notes is one of the most widespread study skills out there. Essentially the aim of note-taking is to summarise lectures or articles in your own words so you can easily remember the ideas. Study Tip 3: Mind mapping A good Mind map can save you many hours of study and further consolidate your knowledge for your exams. Mind Maps are an extremely versatile tools. They can be used for brainstorming, outlining essays or study topics and for general exam preparation, ExamTime offers the ability to create Mind Maps quickly and easily which makes them the ideal tool when it comes to exams. Study Tip 4: Flash cards:- Using these are a particularly effective method of learning when trying to assimilate different facts, dates, formulas or vocabulary. Subjects such as History, Physics, Maths, Chemistry, Geography or any language are made much easier if you incorporate Flashcards in to your study. Study Tip 5: Case Studies Sometimes it can be difficult to grasp the implications of some theories. This is where studying case studies can be a big help. Case studies can help you visualise a theory and place it in a more familiar and realistic context. This is especially useful in business or law subjects. Study Tip 6: Quizzes are an excellent way to review study notes in the weeks and days before an exam. Quizzes can show where your strengths and weaknesses are, so it allows you to focus your efforts more precisely. Moreover, if you share your Study Quiz with your classmates and test each other as much as possible you can discover even more details and areas you may have overlooked. So before any exam, make sure you create and share a bunch of different Quizzes with your Friends. Study Tip 7: Brainstorming This is another study technique that is ideal for studying with friends and/or classmates. Brainstorming is a great way to expand every possible idea out of any topic. Just get a bunch of friends together and shoot the breeze, there are no wrong answers when brainstorming – just talk and capture the ideas, you can review afterward. Study Tip 8: Mnemonic Rules Mnemonics are especially useful when memorising lists and sets. Mnemonics rules basically work by associating certain concepts with other concepts that are more familiar to us. There are many different ways to make mnemonics and these can be individual to the person. Study Tip 9: ORGANISE your study One of the most effective study skills is also one of the most often overlooked; this is organising your study. Creating a TIME TABLE gives you goals and a time in which to achieve them. Having a study timetable as you study is greatly motivational Study Tip 10: Drawing Many people find it easier to recall images rather than text that is why they are better able to memorise concepts if they associate them with pictures or drawings. If you find answer helpful please click on “helpful” tab for knowing my efforts are useful 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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I am 20 years old. I am not concentrating. On any work perfectly. What can I do. Can I get a better solution. For my problem?

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
Actually you are in alot of tress these days may be regarding your future and you are not enjoying your work at all a you think you are not a kind of person to do this job. Homoeopathic medicine Homoeopathic medicine BACOPPA MONNERI 1X ( Wilmar Schwabe India ) Chew 2 tab 3 times daily for 2 months BREN-UP syrup ( ALLEN) Drink 2 spoon twicedaily Daily BRAMARI PRANAYAM or 15 minutes early morning.
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I have taken holter monitor 24 hours test everything shows normal but my maximum heart rate shows 168 and Dr. said its because of anxiety kindly advise is it ok or need to discuss with doctor more.

MBBS, MD - Psychiatry, DNB (Psychiatry)
Psychiatrist, Thrissur
I have taken holter monitor 24 hours test everything shows normal but my maximum heart rate shows 168 and Dr. said it...
Respected Sir Being anxious and having a heart rate of 168/min is definitely not ok. But since you mentioned that it is your maximum heart rate, it could be nothing as Holter generally measures maximum, minimum and average heart rates in 24 hrs. So if the doctor felt that your average heart rate is fine and there are no variations, you should be fine. However you could try yoga, relaxation exercises or just regular exercises to reduce your anxiety. Also make sure you sleep well and eat a balanced diet. If you still feel you are anxious, kindly consult with a psychiatrist for a detailed evaluation and to get treatment recommendations. Thank you and Take care to remain Stress free.
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