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Dr. Vivek Maravar

Ayurveda, Mumbai

Dr. Vivek Maravar Ayurveda, Mumbai
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I have 19 years old. And I have fever with very high temperature and I am not doing anything because of fever. So, please help me for that.

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Homeopath, Raebareli
I have 19 years old. And I have fever with very high temperature and I am not doing anything because of fever.
So, pl...
Please take rhus tox 200 - thrice daily for next 3-4 days. Also -- soak a washcloth in cool tap water wring out the excess water and then sponge areas like your armpits, feet, hands and groin to reduce the temperature. Also, you can place cold, damp washcloths on your forehead and the back of your neck. The cloth pieces should be changed regularly after a few minutes. This remedy is beneficial when dealing with a high fever as it helps keep temperature under control. You can also take a bath in lukewarm water to relax your body. Taking a shower, however, may not be a good idea. Plus, needless to say, take as much rest as possible as it helps the body fight the illness. Note: do not use very cold water as it may cause the internal body temperature to increase. Consult me for homeopathic treatment.
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Hi I am 25 years old. And my height is 5'4" and my weight is 66 kgs. I was suffering from pcod and now I have loosen alot almost 12 kgs. My periods last came on 3rd Nov 2016. And today is my 15th day I used ovulation predictor kit and it results negative. And yesterday I also got the same result. Please tell what will be the most fertile day to conceive a baby. N when can I use the options next time.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Kolkata
Hi I am 25 years old. And my height is 5'4" and my weight is 66 kgs. I was suffering from pcod and now I have loosen ...
Good morning my Lybrate user, your body weight is very high. please control your weight. Do you Thyroid test and Cholesterol test. U do your intercourse after 10 days from your mensuration 1st day.
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Now im 22 year young boy but my weight is about 110 kg, thus im so worried about it. So please tell me how to loss weight in gym very fast.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda, Navi Mumbai
Now im 22 year young boy but my weight is about 110 kg, thus im so worried about it. So please tell me how to loss we...
To lose weight, you have to maintain an input-output ratio. Whatever food you eat contains the input calories which gives you the output calories in the form of energy. If your input calories is too much, you are likely to put on weight. The best way to lose weight is to exercise or spend the additional calories accumulated in your body in the form of fat. The other most important thing is to eat wisely. Try to cut down the excessive calories you are eating and make sure whatever you eat is healthy. Some tips to lose weight - 1. Have more fruits and vegetables than junk food and juices. 2. Avoid sugar as much as you can 3. Exercise 3-4 times a week. 4. Have an early dinner, preferably before 8 p. M. 5. Do not starve yourself. Eat small meals 5 times a day. 6. Have barley soup in dinner and avoid rice at night. 7. Drink lots of water daily.
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Hlw myself pintu manjhi, 22 years old, I am suffering fever due to 2 days, what should I do?

MBBS, cc USG
General Physician, Noida
Hlw myself pintu manjhi, 22 years old, I am suffering fever due to 2 days, what should I do?
Hello, kindly 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. 4. Avoid wearing synthetic and tight cloths. Kindly go for CBC test and consult physician 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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I want to increase my weight. and also want fit and healthy body and muscle. Can you please tell me? What should I do? If any weight gainer or capsul that help Me to gain weight and maintain my body. Then. Tell me about that.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
I want to increase my weight. and also want fit and healthy body and muscle. Can you please tell me? What should I do...
Hello,Homoeopathic medicines are less invasive and have more herbal approach towards gaining the weight. There are a number of homoeopathic medicines, which treat the root cause behind the body’s inability to gain weight or bulk up. 1. Take alfalfa tonic(wsi), 2 – 2 tsp. Thrice a day, half an hour before meals. 2. Calcarea phos 200, 5 drops , once in aweek , morning empty stomach for 2 weeks. 3. Take eggs, milk, butter, bananas, potatoes, mangoes, figs, oats, soyabean and dry fruits. 4. do light exercises regularly to keep your body active. These homoeopathic medicines and dietary addition will increase your appetite and give your metabolism a healthy boost. ***If you do not get results with this treatment then please revert me i will suggest you to go through some tests.*** Thanks.
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Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda, Bundi
Chronic fever, mild fever, heat in the soles and palms, excess sweating (haad bukhar in local language), epistaxis (blood from nose), anaemia, jaundice, hyperacidity, bleeding piles, white and bloody discharge from vagina, urinary infection, any thing else'pittaj, excess thirst can all be settled with a single herbal medicine named giloy satva (also called guduchi satva). It's made of precipitate of tinospora cordifolia) herb.

Adding giloy satva with prawal pishti, sitopaladi powder, chanderkala rasa etc and giving with different vehicles (e. G. Honey, gulkand, milk, water etc) have different kind of effects and are selected on the basis of condition and current symptoms.

Usual dose is 1/2 gm to 1 gm.

Very safe. No side effects.
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Is it true that using multani mitti can cause wrinkles? What to do to avoid wrinkles?

M.D. - Ayurveda, B.A.M.S (Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine& Surgery), N.D.D.Y(Diploma in Naturopathy,Diploma in Yoga)
Ayurveda, Pune
Is it true that using multani mitti can cause wrinkles? What to do to avoid wrinkles?
Using multani mitti can cause wrinkles if you talk ofmr make expression lines on face when you have applied it on face. So always use it with little honey and rose water and avoid talking / making expressions till it dries and washed off.
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I am long time suffering from fever and migraine tell me what is the solution of my problem.

MBBS
General Physician,
I am  long time suffering from fever and migraine tell me what is the  solution of my problem.
There is no definite cause of migraine but it is associated with severe pain on either side of head you have to place your self in a quite place with less anxiety some it you might feel like vomiting. Have lot of fluid water by mouth you might take a pain killer. The time of attack. Get your sinusitis checked by a ent specialist.
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Mere baal lagatar jhad rahe hai aur mere baal upar ki aur se ja rahe hain main bahut paresan hun kya karu.

BHMS
Homeopath, Chhatarpur
Mere baal lagatar jhad rahe hai  aur mere baal upar ki aur  se  ja rahe hain main bahut paresan hun kya karu.
Hello lybrate-user. Daily agar 70 se 80 hair bhi fall hote h to its normal but isse jada h to proper treatment ki jarurat h.
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Diabetes runs in my husband's family. I want to prevent him from this disease as long as I can. Is there some thing I can do to keep his sugar in check.

B.Sc. - Dietitics / Nutrition, Nutrition Certification,Registered Dietitian
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Delhi
Diabetes runs in my husband's family. I want to prevent him from this disease as long as I can. Is there some thing I...
Yes, Daily exercise of 40 minutes keeps body healthy and you can keep sugar in check. Secondly, eat a healthy diet - Do not eat fried, junk and white foods. Eat whole grains and fresh fruits and vegetables.
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I am losing my hairs and my few hairs are going white I am still using hair and care oil.

BHMS
Homeopath, Sindhudurg
I am losing my hairs and my few hairs are going white I am still using hair and care oil.
Home remedies for treating grey hair: · Eat foods rich in iodine such as banana, carrots and fish. · Drink butter milk with 2 teaspoons each of yeast and wheat germ · Grate some fresh ginger. Mix with honey and place it in a jar. Eat 1 tea spoon every day. · Rub oil made with Indian gooseberry (Amla) into the scalp regularly. It can show wonderful results, your gray hair will turn black. · Every morning take palak juice and eat 10 curry leaves which works excellently, even the existing grey hair turn black from the roots .Eat foods rich in iodine such as banana, carrots and fish. · Drink butter milk with 2 teaspoons each of yeast and wheat germ · Grate some fresh ginger. Mix with honey and place it in a jar. Eat 1 tea spoon every day. · Rub oil made with Indian gooseberry (Amla) into the scalp regularly. It can show wonderful results, your gray hair will turn black. · Every morning take palak juice and eat 10 curry leaves which works excellently, even the existing grey hair turn black from the roots. Eat foods rich in iron, minerals and vitamin A and B. a) Vitamin A – vitamin A is necessary for promoting a healthy scalp and gives body and glow to your hair. Include dark green vegetables and orange & yellow fruits & vegetables in your diet. b) Vitamin B – vitamin B regulates the secretion of oil, keeps hair healthy & moisturized. Eat more of fresh green leafy vegetables, tomatoes, cauliflower, cereals, liver kidney, yogurt, bananas and green vegetables. c) Minerals – minerals like zinc, iron & copper promote healthy hair. Food sources: zinc – red meat, chicken & green vegetables; iron – beef, dried apricots, red meat, parsley, eggs, wheat & sunflower seeds; copper – seafood, egg yolk & whole grains. d) Proteins – consuming more of protein gives your hair natural shine and good texture. Include more of sprouted whole grains, cereals, meat and soy in your diet. Homeopathy in treating premature hair graying Homeopathic treatment for those who suffer from the premature hair graying can be a big boon. Homeopathy is a holistic system of medicine. This means that homeopathy treats the body as a whole. Detailed mental and physical symptoms of the whole being are taken into consideration while prescribing. This form of homeopathic treatment is called as constitutional treatment. There are several homoeopathic remedies which give great result in premature gray hair. However, the correct choice and the resulting relief is a matter of experience and right judgment on the part of the homeopathic doctor. The treatment is decided after thorough case taking of the patient. Consult me for treatment by clicking on consult option for homoepathic
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I have hair problem. My hairs are falling slowly. And it's genetic our generation have this problem. How can I stop this problem of my haie.

BHMS
Homeopath, Delhi
I have hair problem. My hairs are falling slowly. And it's genetic our generation have this problem. How can I stop t...
Hello,you can take homoeopathic medicine Folliplus tablets (Adven) (2 tabs) thrice a day for 15 days and revert. Apply jobarandi hair oil.
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Hey can you suggest how to control curb for fatty things as already am suffering from pcos.

MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
Hello, general measures to control pcod 1. Drink plenty of water: drink at least 2 litres of water per day. 2. Exercise: regular exercise will not only help you reduce weight, but will help lessen binge eating. 3. Free your life of stress: whether it is to fulfil your motherly instincts, regaining your feminine charm, or improving your general health and well-being, progression of pcod is something that needs to be checked sooner than later. These tips on diet should help you. 4. Diet include whole wheat products whole grain / whole wheat bread wholegrain / whole wheat pasta barley, natural diuretic fruits oats, corn raw fruits and vegetables fresh fish lean meats protein shakes avoid: refined flour products / maida white bread white pasta fast foods cakes, cookies, sweets, chocolates high fructose corn syrup soft drinks and soda bengali mithai, sweets, desserts.
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I have back pain from 5 days. What to do?

Dip. SICOT (Belgium), MNAMS, DNB (Orthopedics), MBBS
Orthopedist,
Hi thanks for your query and welcome to lybrate. I am Dr. Akshay from fortis hospital, new delhi. You have mentioned back pain since 5 days. If you have localized back pain with no other symptoms like radiating leg pain, neurological symptoms like numbness, weakness, paresthesias etc, then you can start with following recommendations for initial period of 2-3 weeks: - to maintain proper posture of your back while working and sleeping - if pain is more then you can take a short course of an anti-inflammatory medication like tab etoshine or paracetamol or one which suits you, also a muscle relaxant can be added to provide relief from muscle spasm - physical therapy initially under supervision of a trained physiotherapist and then to continue at home - adequate calcium & vitamin d intake if levels are low in body - ice packs can applied if your pain is acute, then hot fomentation can be done at home - analgesic spray for local application can be used and is easily available. - avoid lifting heavyweight/ acute forward bending in mornings etc we will observe you for next 2-3 weeks how you respond to this conservative management protocol. If you are not feeling better, then we will have to get some investigations like, dynamic x rays of lower back and few blood tests for evaluation. Do not hesitate to contact me if you need any further assistance. You can also discuss your case and treatment plans with me in a greater detail in a private consultation.
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I have got pain in my back from several days nearly it's 10 days. During doing any activity when I used to bent it's suffer or hurt me alot. I also taken the medicine named nice but it doesn't work. So please suggest me some treatment. Thank you.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), DYA (DIPLOMA IN YOG & AYURVED), D.I.H.M (DIPLOMA IN INDUSTRIAL HEALTH MANAGEMENT)
Ayurveda, Nashik
I have got pain in my back from several days nearly it's 10 days. During doing any activity when I used to bent it's ...
Best treated with ayurved & panchakarma procedures. 1) Massage + steam 2) pinda swedan 3) agnikarma U must start ayurvedic medicines to 1) Strengthen bones & muscles. 2) Stop further degeneration of joint. 3) Healing of joint. 4) Release muscular spasm even chronic. 5) Reduce swelling & pain. JOINT & BACK PAIN 1) Do massage with warm sesame oil or suitable oil for 15 min., afterwards take hot fomentation for 10 min. 2) Start natural calcium supplement. 3) Do regular stretching exercise 4) In yoga DO BHUJANGASAN, HALASAN & SURYANAMASKAR.
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I I have dark circles. I need eye cream which reduces my dark circles please suggest me the best cream.

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Dermatologist, Coimbatore
Dark circles can be due to various reasons like pigmentation, thin skin or depression below the lower eyelid. Each problem need to be tackled separately.
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I ride the bike for 48kms everyday. Except one weekly off. Am I prone to backache? if I am, then what are your suggestions?

MBBS, MS - Orthopaedics
Orthopedist, Delhi
I ride the bike for 48kms everyday. Except one weekly off. Am I prone to backache? if I am, then what are your sugges...
Yes,you are prone for backache. Sleep on a hard bed with soft bedding on it. Use no pillow under the head. Kindly take BioD3 Max 1 tab Sleep on a hard bed with soft bedding on it. Use no pillow under the head. Kindly take BioD3 Max 1 tab dailyx10 Paracetamol 250mg OD & SOS x5days Do back(spine)/shoulder/knee exercises Make sure you are not allergic to any of the medicines you are going to take Do not ignore it. It could be beginning of a serious problem. If no relief in 4_5 days,then contact me again. Paracetamol 250mg OD & SOS x5days Do back(spine)/shoulder/knee exercises Make sure you are not allergic to any of the medicines you are going to take Do not ignore it. It could be beginning of a serious problem. If no relief in 4_5 days,then contact me again.
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I am taking ayurvedic medicines saribasavam and sukumaran kashaya to get regular periods. We have been trying to conceive. Will these medicines causes miscarriage if I get pregnant.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), MD - Ayurveda
Sexologist, Haldwani
I am taking ayurvedic medicines saribasavam and sukumaran kashaya to get regular periods. We have been trying to conc...
Hello- No they are not. Medicines you mentioned above do not have any ill effect on pregnancy, but they are going to affect the growth of child if continued up to second trimester.
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A Suitable weight loss plan for New Mothers (Post Pregnancy)

MS - Obstetrics and Gynaecology, MBBS
Gynaecologist, Agra
A Suitable weight loss plan for New Mothers (Post Pregnancy)
A suitable weight loss plan for new mothers (post pregnancy)

Bringing a baby in this world, is the most exhilarating moment in most women's lives. Yet, post pregnancy days are filled with insecurities and uncertainties. Sleepless nights, stretch marks, healing uterus and an unappealing body. So unless you are shilpa shetty or malaika arora khan, most new mothers suffer from figure issues after giving birth to their child.

In fact the issue of maintaining the personality, is quite real regardless of what men say to their women. According to a yummy mummy survey over 90 percent of new and expecting fathers agree that they want their wives to look the way she used to look before the pregnancy.

This article talks in detail about the body and mind issues of new mothers and ways to deal with them, based on knowledge shared by expert indian gynaecologists on popular daily newspapers.

1) what's the fuss about yummy mummy?
A yummy mummy is someone who is confident of herself, is comfortable with her body and her personality. A yummy mummy is a mother who takes care of her body and her mind. She exercises regularly, is particular about her fitness level and exudes confidence.

2) body issues that a new mother needs to accept:
A woman will gain a certain amount of weight during pregnancy to include the weight of the baby, the placenta, the amniotic fluid, the enlarged womb, an increased blood volume, plus enlarged breasts and other fluid retention, commonly noticed as swollen ankles. Additionally a pregnant woman will store a certain amount of fat to help nourish her child during breast feeding. Women are expected to gain between 11-15 kgs during a normal pregnancy. Approximately 2-3kgs of this weight is designed to remain after the birth, to provide a fat source for breast milk. The remaining weight gain will either disappear immediately, the baby, placenta etc. Or resolve over time as the uterus contracts and the body returns to normal fluid levels. The concept of" eating for two" can however cause some women to gain more weight than just normal pregnancy weight. You may well look down at your body in the months after having a baby and wonder if it's ever going to look the same again.

Another worry that every pregnant woman has is about stretch marks and wondering if they are ever going to go. For this, it is advisable to try and minimize stretch marks during pregnancy by regularly applying moisturizers and oils which contain vitamin e, lavender, calendula and rosemary. The same can be used after pregnancy also on the abdomen and breast to reduce stretch marks.

3) diet essentials for a pregnant and new mother:
Eating healthy is of utmost importance for a pregnant and a new mother. A good balance of proteins, fats and carbohydrates is a must in a pregnant and new mother's diet. Extra milk and curd should be had to increase the intake of calcium. Women should avoid excessive intake of salty, spicy and deep fried foods. It is advisable that they avoid cake, sweets and ice creams altogether as the women are in a state of semi diabetes because the placental hormones are anti -insulin. In addition, women should have a lot of fruits, vegetables and nuts in their diets.

4) what are the ways a new mother can ensure her pre-pregnancy shape after delivery?
Exercising is important to get back to shape but what is more, is doing the right kind of exercise.

-- the pelvic floor (the hammock-like layer of muscles that support the bladder, uterus, and bowel). If you were good, you'll have done your pelvic floor exercises during pregnancy. If not, don't let that stop you from starting now - they're all-important in the battle to keep leaky bladders at bay and, as an added bonus, can help to improve satisfaction during sex!

-- you can also make a start on the long, slow process of getting your tummy muscles back in shape by softly pulling them in whenever you get the chance. (if you're not sure how, imagine drawing your tummy in towards your spine.) hold for a few seconds, breathing all the while, and then release. Do this as many times a day as you can fit in. (it's also a good idea to hold in your tummy this way when you bend over or lift anything: it will help to support your back and so help to ease or prevent back pain, a common problem after birth.) you could also squeeze in a few pelvic tilts when you find yourself with a free moment: stand with your back to a wall, slide a hand into the gap between your lower back and the wall and use your tummy muscles to tilt your pelvis backwards. Hold for a little while before releasing. You'll know you're doing it right if you can feel your lower back pushing against your hand.

-- gentle walking is also okay in the early weeks

-- power walking: an ideal way for new mums to exercise as it can be fitted into a normal day.

-- pilates or yoga: these are great for improving strength and flexibility, but you'll still need to raise your heartbeat with some sort of aerobic exercise couple of times a week.

- swimming, or aquarobics: a perfect all-round exercise - it will increase your heart rate but as the water offers you support, has minimal risk of injury. It's also good for firming up post-baby breasts

5) how much should a mother wait after a c-sec before resuming workout?
Whether it's a c- sec or normal delivery, no strenuous workout should be done for at least 40 days or 6 weeks after delivery. It takes 40 days for the large uterus to involute back to its small pre pregnant state. Exercise during this period would strain the ligaments and cause back ache. It may also predispose the uterus to prolapse after menopause during weakened ligaments that support the uterus. In addition, after a c-sec, the abdominal muscles and ligaments need to heal well, so active workout is recommended only after 3 months.

6) what are the dos and don'ts of the first 3-6 months after delivery for workout/diet?
After 3-6 months, all forms of exercise are permissible, however, during breast feeding, lifting weights and push- ups should be restricted. Breast feeding mothers require extra calories and nutritious food and diet. Diet foods or low calories diets are recommended. A good balance of protein, carbohydrates and fats along with extra milk and fruits are a must. Breast feeding itself is a great calorie burner and helps the mother to lose weight and regain her pre pregnant figure within 6 months of delivery.

7) how many post-partum depression cases do you get on an average?
70 % of women experience mild baby blues for about 1-2 weeks due to placental hormones leaving the body. The post- partum depression is a bit rarer. The signs and symptoms are more severe and last longer.

The symptoms may include:
Depressed mood/ severe mood swings
Difficulty in bonding with the baby
Excessive crying
Withdrawing from family and friends
Loss of appetite or eating too much
Inability to sleep/ insomnia
Fatigue and loss of energy
Intense irritability and anger
Feelings of worthlessness and inadequacy
Severe anxiety and panic attacks
Thoughts of suicide ad harming the baby
Very severe post -partum depression may lead to psychosis. These patients do require help in the form of counseling and medication.

8) how can a mother avoid succumbing to depression?
Women should attend pre-natal classes, which prepare them for labor delivery and breast feeding during pregnancy. After birth, the mother should
Rest adequately
Accept help from family and friends
Connect with new mothers
Always take time to take care of themselves
Avoid alcohol and medicines that cause depression

All said and done, it is very important that dads support new mothers to regain their lost shape, without hampering their confidence.
Post pregnancy, a woman is very stressed- she is worried about the baby and herself and is very busy taking care of the two. Being a mother can be very taxing and there are a few simple things that fathers can do.

Things dads can do with the baby:
Take baby out for a walk so mum can have some quiet time.
Feed the baby in the middle of the night or bring the baby to mum if breastfeeding. He could also help the baby feed if there is expressed breastmilk or feed the baby in the morning so mum can get some extra sleep.
Help to look after older children so that mum can adjust to life with a newborn again.
Make sure you learn how to bathe the baby and change nappies.

Things dads can do for mum:
Make mum any meals, e. G. Breakfast in the morning before going to work.
Tell her she's doing a great job and that you are proud of her and how much you love her.
No pressure for sexual acts - intimacy will return again soon.
Let her de-brief / talk about the labour and birth as many times as necessary, without getting annoyed. Being a good listener is important.
Tell her that it doesn't matter if the home is messier than usual and help to do a bit of tidying.
Let her cry or be emotional without trying to'fix' her - simply comfort her.

Husband's support makes a huge difference in the new mother experience of every woman and only makes him happier in return!

If you have any gynae / pregnancy concerns, feel free to consult me privately by clicking on'consult' button below.
Dr sangita malhotra
Gynaecologist
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I am suffering from stomach pain every night and suddenly vomits come in the middle of the night. Could you give me any suggestion how to overcome these situation?

DHMS (Hons.)
Homeopath, Patna
I am suffering from stomach pain every night and suddenly vomits come in the middle of the night. Could you give me a...
Hello, you suffer form gastric disorder due to hyper-acidity. Along with worm complaints. * avoid, sweets, junk food. Ghee, butter, spices, * maintain d timing of digestible, die tic intake. *take, plenty of water, * take, sprouts, fruits, salad with bread/rice. * take, 4 pcs of marie biscuits with 100 ml of water, two hrly, other than your main meals * homoeo-care** @ cina 30-6 pills, thrice a day @ nux vom 30-6 pills, thrice a day. @ china 2oo-06 pills, thrice a day. Take, care, report wkly.
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