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Dr. Smitha S. Dutt

Dr. Smitha Dutt received a PhD in Cellular and Molecular Biology from the State University of New York, Buffalo, USA with a specialization in Oncology. She completed her post-doctoral training from University of California, Davis, USA. She is active contributor to the site as a freelance writer on a variety of health topics.

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Sweet’s Syndrome

Sweet’s Syndrome

Sweet''s syndrome or acute febrile neutrophilic dermatosis is a skin disorder with no specific cause. Skin lesions, fever and increased white blood cell count are the main symptoms.

Disease & Condition
Cold Intolerance

Cold Intolerance

Cold intolerance causes pain and discomfort to people even in mildly cold, chilly temperatures. Learn about more about this symptom and underlying medical conditions.

Cryptococcal Meningitis

Cryptococcal Meningitis

Cryptococcal meningitis is a fungal infection affecting the coverings of the brain (meninges). It is rare in healthy persons and affects those with poor immunity such as AIDS patients or on immunosuppressive treatments.

Adult Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Adult Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Adult attention-deficit hyperactive disorder (ADHD) is a mental health condition in adults seen as hyperactivity, impulsiveness and reduced attention. ADHD impairs social, academic, neuropsychological and occupational behavior.

Disease & Condition
Geriatric Pregnancy Advanced Maternal Age

Geriatric Pregnancy Advanced Maternal Age

Pregnancy in advanced maternal age refers to women who conceive after 35 years. Maintaining a healthy lifestyle and taking certain precautions maximizes the possibility of a healthy pregnancy.

Disease & Condition