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Stress is the body's biological reaction to any unpleasant stimuli. The symptoms of stress are increased heart rate, breathing fast, high blood pressure, insomnia, stomach upset, dry mouth, nervousness, etc. Stress as such is not bad, but prolonged periods of stress might affect your health.

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My 16-year-old son had an epileptic attack. Kindly help.

Query: Hello doctor, My son, now 16 years old, experienced an epileptic attack when he was six, but there have been no further incidents since then. He is currently focused on preparing for exams, which is causing him some stress. I am considering whether yoga might help him manage his anxiety and potenti...  Read Full »

Dr. Seyedaidin Sajedi

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I can understand your concern. There is evidence that mindfulness and meditation are helpful in decreasing stress levels. However, this is not the case for seizure attacks or epilepsy. In other words, yoga or meditation cannot prevent seizures, in an epileptic person. ...  Read Full »

I am facing anxiety issues. Please help.

Query: Hello doctor,I have a lot of anxiety. I sometimes cancel meetings because I do not feel adequately prepared. I am overwhelmed by noise and colors and thus prefer not to travel too far. Specifically, I avoid cities and crowded places. I feel disturbed not just by people, but also by perfumes, loud ch...  Read Full »

Dr. Vipul Chelabhai Prajapati

Answer: Hello,Welcome to understand your concern. Based on the symptoms you mentioned, it seems you may be experiencing anxiety primarily. We need to evaluate in detail. First of all, please tell me how long you have been experiencing this problem. Was there any association with stress and ten...  Read Full »

I have stress and anxiety. Please guide and help.

Query: Hello doctor, I am a 30-year-old woman who has been experiencing stress and anxiety, and I am curious about the potential benefits of music therapy for mental health and overall well-being. Can you provide insights into how music therapy works, its potential impact on mental health, and what conditi...  Read Full »

Dr. Vishal Anilkumar Gandhi

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I read your query and understand your concern. You may have an anxiety disorder. Music therapy is an old concept to deal with mental health. Music therapy helps to deal with depression and alleviate anxiety. Music helps to increase the secretion of Serotonin (Amino a...  Read Full »

How does stress influence breast milk production?

Query: Hi doctor, My baby girl is around 15 days old. I have had a normal delivery. At first, when she was three days old till the eighth day, I had engorged breasts with full milk but later there was a sudden drop in the supply. What might be the reason? Will the hot summer influence breast milk productio...  Read Full »

Dr. Sandeep Rama Thute

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I understand the problem which you are going through. During the breastfeeding period if there are any stressors (like excessive worry regarding the baby, or sudden demise in the family) it decreases the prolactin reflex in the body and hence reduces the milk output. ...  Read Full »

Can I get pregnant if I had sex on 13th day of my cycle?

Query: Hi doctor, I got married before three and a half years and before three months decided to have baby. Last month I consulted a gynecologist. She did some test both for me and my husband. Everything is normal except that I am hypothyroid. Doctor prescribed me Thyronorm tablets for three months. Again ...  Read Full »

Dr. Purushottam Sah

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I have read your problem. You should be aware that chance of pregnancy is there in every cycle, but in which cycle you will be pregnant is not predictable. The more desperate you become, the stress will cause more delay and so relax. You have mentioned that all tests w...  Read Full »

Will submucosal uterine fibroid affect my pregnancy?

Query: Hi doctor, I am a 30 year old woman. I was healthy and normal. But before two months, I was detected with a 2 cm x 1.8 cm x 2 cm submucosal fibroid in the uterus due to which I am feeling very dejected now. Please guide me.  Read Full »

Dr. Seikhoo Bishnui

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I can understand your concern. A lot of females are diagnosed with incidental fibroids and in most cases these can be resected easily. These does not pose serious risk to fertility and do not worry about it. The feeling of dejection can occur due to mild depression or ra...  Read Full »

I am unable to handle my work stress and pressure. Kindly help.

Query: Hello doctor, I am 34 years old and have an 8-year-old boy. I just got promoted and I am not happy with it. I am unable to handle the stress and pressure of the new role. I do not wish to do any work not at work and at home. I do not wish to go to the office and just pray that I should get sick or h...  Read Full »

Dr. Awadhesh P. Singh Solanki

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I have reviewed your query and here is my advise. Change in position at the workplace creates extra stress and new challenges. Your problem is obvious and temporary. You are having multiple responsibilities managing son and household works beautifully. Keep confidence ...  Read Full »

Is it serious if my neutrophil and WBC count drop suddenly?

Query: Hi doctor,I am a 30-year-old woman. I have recently lost a pregnancy at 19 weeks due to membrane rupture. I had induced abortion with Misoprostol two weeks back and there is no complication since. I have had a CBC done almost every week from the starting of my pregnancy and they were all absolutely ...  Read Full »

Dr. Prakash. H. M.

Answer: Hi, Welcome to Based on your query, my opinion is as follows: The WBC count (white blood cell) varies on day-to-day and hourly basis and also depending on variable internal factors. Corticosteroids can affect WBC count, particularly neutrophils. At present, maybe due to stress, wh...  Read Full »

I have premature ejaculation. Please help.`

Query: Hello doctor,I am a 33-year-old male and I am single. I suffer from poor erection (two years) and premature ejaculation (since start). I tried Viagra and Caverta, the result was good but I got a headache and heaviness in the head after taking medicine. I also noticed high BP. I have also tried herba...  Read Full »

Dr. Ashok Kumar

Answer: Hi, Welcome to Before I proceed I would like to know the following important things. Dosage and duration of each medicine tried till date. Details of any medical illness such as hypertension, diabetes, cardiac illness, asthma among others. Do you get early morning erections? If yes, h...  Read Full »

Please suggest treatment for mental fatigue and tiredness.

Query: Hello doctor, I finished my MBBS and attempting to get a PG seat. I have the below mentioned problems for more than eight years and hence I am unable to get a PG seat. I am taking tablet Venlafaxine 300 mg for past seven months. Three weeks back, as I have few clinical symptoms of hypothyroid my phy...  Read Full »

Dr. Sugandh Garg

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I understand what you are going through. First, keep calm and patience. Be positive in your approach. Keep all doors open for opportunity. Accept the fact that cracking PG (post graduation) seat is not only because of hard work but 90 percent luck. I have gone through y...  Read Full »

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