Healthy Pregnancy

Blood Clots During Pregnancy: Know Its Treatment!

By Dr Parul Aggarwal , Gynaecology Women during pregnancy are more prone to blood clots. The occurrence of blood clots during pregnancy is more commonly known as DVT or deep-vein thrombosis in the medical world. Deep-vein thrombosis refers to a condition in which blood clots form in the veins of…

Male Impotency – Know Everything About It!

By Dr Sudhakar Petkar , Sexology Male impotency is a medical condition in which a person experiences difficulty in achieving or maintaining an erection. This may lead to low self-esteem or additional family tensions. But it is normal, for all men aged 30 to 70 experience erectile dysfunction at some…

What You Need to Know About Giving Birth by Cesarean Section?

By Dr Amit Patil , Gynaecology Babies can enter this world in one of two ways: Pregnant women can have either a vaginal birth or a surgical delivery by Caesarean section, but the ultimate goal is to safely give birth to a healthy baby. A C-section, or Caesarean section is…

Pre and Post Natal Women – How Physiotherapy Plays A Role!

By Dr Rajesh Pal , Physiotherapy Pregnancy comes with its host of hormonal shifts inside a woman’s body. With severe hormonal changes, you may complain of a number of bodily pains and aches. This is absolutely normal and can be treated through physiotherapy. Before you delve deep into the role of…

Vaginal Bleeding During Pregnancy – What To Know About It?

By Dr Surekha Jain , Gynaecology Vaginal bleeding at the time of pregnancy can be really scary. But it isn’t as severe always especially during the first trimester where bleeding is quite normal. Yet still it is necessary to take measures lest it smells of an imminent miscarriage or something that demands…

Promoting the Health of Mother and Baby During Pregnancy Using Ayurveda

By Dr B.D. Verma , Ayurveda Ayurveda deems pregnancy to be one of the most life changing experiences for a woman. Motherhood brings an exhilarating array of alterations in the life of a woman and ayurveda hails them all as some of the most spiritual experience. During the course of…

Bleeding During Early Pregnancy – Should You Worry?

By Dr Pranay Ghosh , Gynaecology Blood clots also known as thrombosis, occurs when the body creates cells called platelets to block the flow of blood. Clotting of blood is a necessary function for the body to be able to deal with small cuts or injuries. However, when blood clots…

How To Prevent Blood Clots During Pregnancy?

By Dr Rekha Thakur , Gynaecology Women during pregnancy are more prone to blood clots. The occurrence of blood clots during pregnancy is more commonly known as DVT or deep-vein thrombosis in the medical world. Deep-vein thrombosis refers to a condition in which blood clots form in the veins of the pelvic…

Vaginal Bleeding During Pregnancy: What’s Normal, What’s Not

By Dr Manisha Ranjan , Gynaecology Sudden bleeding during pregnancy can be a cause for worry. Bleeding could be a sign of an underlying condition; however, it isn’t always harmful. I. Bleeding in the First Trimester Bleeding is common among 20% women in the first twelve weeks during pregnancy. The moderate causes that…

False Labour Pain – How To Detect It?

By Dr Sanket Pisat , Gynaecology Also known as “false” labor pains, Braxton Hicks contractions usually occur before the actual labor sets in. Their purpose is to prepare the body for the process of giving birth as well as to endure the immense pain once the labor starts. Symptoms The…