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Epilepsy-Myths Busted

Dr. Sonal Gupta, Senior Neurosurgeon, Max Healthcare, Pitampura

Mom and I were recently watching a teleserial where someone got epileptic fits and the seizure was stopped when a bunch of keys was handed over to that person. Since then I have been wondering the significance of the treatment. We contacted Neurosurgeon from Max Pitampura Delhi, Dr. Sonal Gupta, ...

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Patients do not Address Psychiatric Illnesses Adequately (IInd and Concluding Part)

Dr. Sumit Kumar Gupta

We continue with the interview of the Psychiatrist Dr. Sumit Kumar Gupta. Family Reaction and Legal Consequences: Unrecognized mental illnesses are a common cause of divorce and domestic violence. Dr. Sumit Says, “I got the first-hand experience of this, during my association with a pilot project in collaboration with Crime ...

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Patients do not Address Psychiatric Illnesses Adequately

Dr. Sumit Kumar Gupta

We, at A Journalist Reveals, have been focusing on the social aspects of different types of diseases. We found Professor (Dr.) Sumit Kumar Gupta, a Senior Psychiatrist at Max Healthcare, Pitampura. A lot of patients consult him at the hospital. These patients clearly admit that as much as they understand ...

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Radiation from Technology – Something to Reckon with

Harmful Radiation from Technology can Wreck Havoc in our Lives

Recently, we came across Dr. Sonal Gupta and requested her to spread awareness about radiations from technology in this digital age. Dr. Sonal Gupta is a senior neurosurgeon at Max Healthcare, Pitampura and a mother of a daughter, who is a part of this digital era. While consulting patients at ...

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Neck Pain, Explained

Besides a headache, neck pain is another torture that is felt by many people particularly those who work on the computer. We, again, contacted famous neurologist from Hinduja Hospital, Mumbai, Dr. P P Ashok to shed some light on the problem. Excerpts from an interview: When we think of neck ...

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Headaches and their Significance

Most people get headaches. That can be due to stress, migraine, etc. We decided to find more information about headaches and consulted Dr P P Ashok (HOD Neurology – Hinduja Hospital, Mumbai) for the same. What is a headache: The head has many structures that can be the source of ...

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Heart Blocks – Something to Reckon with! (IInd and Concluding Part)

Yesterday, we posted the first part of the 2 part series on Heart Blocks. Today, we post the second and the concluding part. The usual invasive treatments are stents and bypass surgery. What are stents? How do they stop the formation of blocks? Or do they? Bypass surgery is done ...

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Heart Blocks – Something to Reckon with!

We met Dr. Pratiksha about 10 years back. Information about preventive heart care was just trickling in the media. With 20 years of experience behind her, she is the pioneer in non-invasive cardiology in the global arena. We renewed our contact through Linkedin again and thought it would be the ...

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Dealing with Common Cold (Part VII)

Common people say that the flu shots do not protect them from the common cold. But, these shots work on the flu virus, which is an organism distinct from the cold virus. The people also do not find any difference between the 2 ailments because the symptoms are similar. However, ...

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Dealing with Common Cold (Part VI)

Despite advances in medical technology, no cure for the common cold has been found. A single virus does not cause cold. There is a variety of them around. Thus, no vaccine or medicine can cure it. The viruses keep mutating and inter-breeding so that remedies cannot be found easily. The ...

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