Health Articles by Dr. Suvash Sahu

Skin and Beauty
Facial thread lifting is an emerging cosmetic technique used to lift and tighten saggy skin. To know more about this technique, its advantages, and how it works, read the article.
Though ultraviolet radiation induced erythema is seen in all skin types, it is more marked in fair skin and barely perceptible in dark skinned individuals. This article throws light on different skin phototypes and tanning.
Most of the patients in dermatological practice who present with nail infections, come with an expectation that it gets cured in the first visit itself. But, due to the slow growth of nail plate and deeper involvement of nail matrix, it requires treatment for longer duration. In this article, I have discussed about fungal infection of the nails.
Alopecia areata is a common form of hair loss affecting the quality of life of many patients. Here, I have discussed the causes, presentation and management of this disease.
Glutathione, an antioxidant, is produced by the body and helps reduce the effects of aging, stress, and as a skin lightening agent. Read the article to know more.
Dark circles under the eyes can be aesthetically disturbing and can make you look older. Learn about the various treatment options.
Sexual Health
Molluscum contagiosum is a contagious viral infection, which results in raised nodules on the skin. Learn about its clinical presentation, diagnosis, and treatment.
Dermatologists and Skin Care
Polymorphous light eruptions (PMLE) are skin rashes seen in people who are sensitive to sunlight and artificial UV light. To know more, read the article.
Melasma is one of the most common hyperpigmentation disorder that results in dark patches on the sun-exposed areas. Read the article to know more.
Palmoplantar keratoderma is an autosomal recessive disorder, which results in abnormal thickening of the skin on the palms and soles. read the article to know more.
Dry, itchy, or flaky scalp can be a sign of dandruff or fungal infection. Dandruff is also the leading cause of hair fall. Learn about ways to get rid of it.
Airborne contact dermatitis is a type of contact dermatitis, which is mainly caused by an allergic response to the plant Congress Grass. Learn about the causes, symptoms, and treatment.
Hair Care
Due to stress and pollution, many young adults suffer from premature graying of hair. Find out ways to prevent and treat this condition.
Apart from the effects it has on your physical health, HIV infection can create significant fear and anxiety. To know how counseling will be helpful, read the article.
HIV affects the immune system and makes the body susceptible to various deadly infections. Read the article to understand ways you can prevent getting infected.


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