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Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj

Internal Medicine
Rocky Hill, CT
56 years experience female

Locations

Office

waterbury, CT

Address

47 country club woods circle, waterbury, CT
Directions

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Specialties
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Internal Medicine

Geriatrics

Holistic Medicine

Licenses

United States: Connecticut

Languages spoken

Hindi, Tamil

Doctor Q&A

801 Answers
148 Agrees
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A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
Blend both medicine: Western medicine does not have satisfactory remedy for chronic problems & so homeopathy can help you & also complementary practioners like nd & some c... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
Urinary tract infect: You have urinary tract infection & need antibiotics.If you are not allergic,take bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) DS 1 tablet twice dai... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
Yes: The top probiotic called Dr ohira's need not be refrigerated.depends on the stabiliser used by the manufacturers.
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
Normal: You are feeling the abdominal aortic pulsation which is within physiological limits.I was the living anatomy of my cl;ass several decades ago! Get it... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
Elimination diet: Go dairy free except yogurt. Use almond milk,coconut milk etc
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
Saline cleanse: Take 3-5 drops of oil of oregano- in water or juice twice daily x 10 days. Nasal saline cleanse in am & pm.-you can buy nasal saline over the co... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
Vit E: Buy vit e capsules. Pierce a cap & apply that to your burn 2xdaily till heals.
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
SLE- multi system: Your spike in heart rate is not due to dehydration. Sle can involve the kidneys & heart & many more systems.Regular check up of kidney functions neede... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
Inter trigo: Fungus thrives in the moist warm areas of the body like arm pits & under the breasts etc Apply anti fungal cream after making the area dry. Tea tr... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
Avoid in bad liver: Avoid in alcoholics, liver diseases & hepatitis. Paracetamol is superior to nsaids- like ibuprofen, naprosyn, celebrex, (celecoxib) Indocin etc. Whic... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
Send a photo: Start detective work to see if any offending agent is bringing this on.
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
Need MD exam: In the meantime anal burning & itching can be relieved by OTC hemorroid creams like Preparation H.. You probably have an imbalance in your colonic... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
High antioxidant: A recent study shows daily consumtion of berries decreases the incidence of strokes 33%- blueberry, strawberry, black berry & raspberry etc.High in vi... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
NO: Every part of pomegranate has medicinal value. Tea made with dried skin cure dysentery & useful in prostate problems. Pomegranate juice contains p... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
None: It tastes yummy,but has very little nutritional value. White basmati rice is equivalent to anty other white rice
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
Avoid gassy foods: Avoid lentils, beans & certain veg. Potato, peppers etc home remedy; 1.Fresh ginger tea- crush 1 inch gined & boil in 1 cup of water x 10 min -ma... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
? Food allergy: Drink 1-2 l of water spaced in whole day. Prune juice, dried prunes can help. Do elimination diet. Start by avoiding dairy x 2 weeks.Can take yogur... Read More
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A 68-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
No: Where is your shingles located? I do not know any connection to abdominal pain.
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A male asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
Hormonal: Go to a doctor to find out the cause. If all tests are normal, you may have to get them removed.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
Take: Take 8 oz of fresh raw beet root juice & 1 clove of raw garlic- chop fine & mix with olive oil.
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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
See a podiatrist: Without detail history & exam- rule out diabetes. Home foot massagers can be used 2x day. Warm foot soak in epsom salt 2x daily x 15-30 min. Ta... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
No!: Butcher's broom reduces inflammation.Good for circulatory disorders, edema &vertigo. Also good for bladder & kidneys.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
Removal of polyp.: Polyp must be removed by gastro-enterologist or surgeon. Constpation must be avoided.Stool can not be hard like a rock. Drink plenty of water. High... Read More
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A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
Where is the rash?: How long you have had the rash? What is it look like-description contact dermatitis & drug rash are on top of the list.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
Biopsy: Need a biopsyto determine the pathology of the lump. ? Sebaceous cyst.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
Ignore: If BP is low, STOP all medicines given for high BP. Drink fluids Baseline BP for some < 120/80-.
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A 20-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
Aspartame as sweeten: Most of the diet coke contains aspartame as the sweetener.Aspartame has multiple side effects on every system of the body.Google for the entire side e... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
1 month max: If you are not immune suppressed long term treatment is not recommended. 1-2 weeks is sufficient.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
Urinary tract infect: Need to see a doc. Urinalysis & c&s have to be done. Appropriate antibiotics must be given. To avoid uti, drink plenty of water. Vit c 1000 mg twi... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
Where?: Which part of your body is sore & how long?
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
Need probiotics: Probiotics in the form of plain yogurt & kefir (yogurt drink full of friendly bacteriae. 1-2 months of probiotics-the best one is dr.Ohira's probioti... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
See nephrologist: Repeat urinalysis x 3 times-different time of the day. Must see a kidney specialist. Renal scan is an easy test to rule out many causes. Drink filt... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
Drhoffman.com ref: Start with dietary modifications & exercise,several botanical agents have been proved to be effective cholesterol lowering agents. Garlic prepara... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
Balance gut bacteria: Try taking probiotics. Take 8 oz of plain yogurt twice daily. Avoid cocentrated sweets
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
Pred. can cause depr: Prednisone can cause several psychiatric manifestations-depression, psychosis etc etc oral methotrxate does not have any psychiatric side effects... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
See a pulmonologist: Did you get nebulised albuterol? Prednisone will also help.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
Go dairy free: May have yogurt. Drink 8 glasses of water. Bland diet x 1 month. Eat earlier your dinner
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
Go dairy free: Avoid coffee.may take tea,toast,banana Drink a lot of water or flat coke Yogurt plain is good
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
Needs attention: can you get a second opinion from a specialist? This area unless corrected fully, life long problem will arise. It is not probably anal fissure.Keep ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
See nephrologist: More tests will reveal the type of kidney problem you have- need diagnosis.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
Need diagnosis: Need to see your Primary Care Physician to co-ordinate exam & all the tests to come to a diagnosis. Drink plenty of liquids.
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
Need diagnosis: You will need more tests to arrive at the diagnosis. Cause of involvement of liver & lymphadenopathy of abdomen.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
Yes: antibiotic like cefixime does not interact with alcohol. Limit to 1 drink or 1 glass of wine.
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
See a doctor: Are you drinking plenty of fluids? Need exam & tests Increased thirst & tiredness may point to diabetes though you are only 16.
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
Repeat & see: Monocytes are precursors of macrophages,osteoclasts & other immune cells. Monocytosis can be seen in chronic inflammation like tuberculosis,syphi... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
Should work: The choice of antibiotics is not the best,but sometimes it is a difficult task. Make sure to take good probiotics to regulate the microbiata of gas... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
Painful lumps,joints: Are you under the care of Rheumatologist? If not find one. You need treatment. How much is ESR? Corticosteroids & may other immuno suppressants.... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
Chest X-ray findings: Prominent bronchovascular markings may be normal. Your doctor must have treated you depending on your symptoms.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
Yes,take both: You can eat liver,spinache & dark fruits to increase iron level. Sea food& meat also rich in iron.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
See eye doctor: The eye doctor will examine your eyes & do refraction & prescribe eye glasses most probably.
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Testimonials
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May 10, 2013
I recommend Dr. Jayaraj. Clearly he embraces holistic medical approaches as well as Internal Medicine. He is providing a valuable public service through Health Tap.
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Mar 11, 2016
Quick and accurate,Great!Happy with the way Dr Hamsa Jayaraj's handled my query... extremely responsive and helpful....
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Jayaraj is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This made me feel good. Thanks! "Not hemodynamically significant" mean? Yes, Echcardiogrphic diagnosis. A little infrequent chestpain. Legs ache. Left ankle occasionally swells but have had vein surg...Read More
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This made me feel good. Thanks! Hlw dr its idia was i already used but its nothing changed me . I wanna to use pharmacian madicine . Plz which madicine best for get out my tight n black mucus from my ...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thanks you for the response. I have been drinking more fluids and having more fruit and that is helping. I will definitely try prunes / prune juice, I didn't know that. ...Read More

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Dr M.G.R. Medical University, Madras, Madras Medical College, India
Graduated 1967MD

Residency

METHODIST HOSPITAL

Awards

Top General Internist, Third Place, Connecticut - Winter
2013
Top General Internist, Second Place, Connecticut - Summer
2013
Top Doctor, Third Place, Hartford Region - Fall
2014
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