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(Transcript of video discussion, recorded on April 21, 2020. Dr, Vijayagowri, Dr. Debojyoti Dhar and Dr. Shabnam Das Kar in conversation) Dr. Shabnam Das Kar 00:00:02 Introduction, Guests and Dedication Hello everybody, welcome to this video on Gut and Covid 19. We are dedicating this episode to all the people who have given up their […]
(Published April 7, 2020. Updated April 26,2020) Are You At A Higher Risk For Coronavirus Infection? Does having an autoimmune condition mean that you are at a higher risk for coronavirus infection? The truth is we do not know as of now. The coronavirus, which is responsible for the present pandemic is very new. Therefore […]
Psoriasis is a chronic autoimmune condition of the skin, which results from a faster skin-cell cycle. The extra skin cells build up as red patches and scales, which may sometimes bleed or itch. Psoriasis is not contagious. This means you cannot get psoriasis from being in close contact with person with psoriasis or from coming […]
Bodyweight set-point, Leptin, Insulin Resistance, Energy Balance. (This article was posted on the mdsprogram.com website earlier) Weight gain or more accurately, fat gain is a complex problem of hormones and the nervous (neuroendocrine) system. Most of you have lost weight in the past. However, did you regain all the weight? Some of you have probably […]
Subclinical Hypothyroidism (SCH) Subclinical Hypothyroidism is a condition when blood levels of TSH (Thyrotropin) are high, but levels of free T4 (Thyroxine) are normal. The term “subclinical” implies that the disease is present without obvious symptoms. However, this can also indicate an early stage of the disease, much like early diabetes, heart disease or dementia, […]