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MSc, PhD, FRSPH (London)

Dr. Kaushik Bharati

Dr. Bharati is a Public Health Consultant based in New Delhi. He obtained his PhD in Physiology with specialization in Vaccinology from the University of Calcutta in 2001. He did his Post-doctoral Fellowship from the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, UK, specializing in Immunology and Molecular view more..

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Hormonal Headaches

Hormonal Headaches

Headaches can occur due to several causes but normal fluctuations of the female hormones, estrogen and progesterone during the menstrual cycle and perimenopause can trigger severe hormonal headaches and migraines in women.

Disease & Condition
Kleine-Levin Syndrome (KLS)

Kleine-Levin Syndrome (KLS)

Kleine Levin (KLS) or sleeping beauty syndrome is a rare neurological disorder that primarily affects young boys, marked by excessive sleep associated with hypersexuality. The rare sleep disorder has no definite treatment.

Disease & Condition
Should ACEI and ARB be Prescribed During the COVID-19 Pandemic?

Should ACEI and ARB be Prescribed During the COVID-19 Pandemic?

ACEI and ARB is presumed to be unsafe for use during the COVID-19 pandemic as these could increase the risk of infection. However, leading global health authorities recommend their use.

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Clinical Trials of Therapeutics for COVID-19: Current Status

Clinical Trials of Therapeutics for COVID-19: Current Status

Clinical trials that are well-designed, well-planned and conducted in a timely manner will ensure the development of a safe and effective drug for the treatment of COVID-19 sooner than later.

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Touch Sensation and Brain Activity Studied Between Couples Using FMRI

Touch Sensation and Brain Activity Studied Between Couples Using FMRI

Exchange of touch sensation between two persons can be studied by simultaneously measuring brain activity through fMRI using a single scanner. This is a powerful tool for studying real-time social interaction.

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