Common pregnancy problems

Bleeding While Pregnant – Know Complications Of It!

By Dr. Astha Dayal,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 induce…

Contractions – How To Pick One?

By Dr. Preeti Kale, 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 features of these contractions are…

Do I Get Pregnant If – Learn About The Many Ways You Can Get An Unwanted Pregnancy!

By Dr. Poosha Darbha,Sexology Can I get pregnant when I have sex during my period? Usually not. But watch out! Occasionally bleeding occurs at the middle of the cycle coinciding with the release of egg. And many women mistake it for a regular menstrual period. They run the risk of unwanted…

Diabetes In Pregnancy – Know The Risks!

By Dr. Sabita Girish,Gynaecology There are two types of Diabetes which may occur during pregnancy, Type 1 and Type 2 and together they form the most common complications to pregnant women. Occurrence of diabetes during pregnancy also increases the chances for the new born child to contract diabetes in early childhood.…

Pregnancy And Childbirth – Know The Complications!

By Garbhagudi Ivf Centre,IVF Speciality During pregnancy, the body of a woman undergoes a host of changes that entail numerable complications. Though some of these complications do subside on their own, few can be life-threatening. Some of Life Threatening Complications in Pregnancy and Childbirth are- 1. Bleeding: This is one of the most…

How To Sleep During Pregnancy?

By Dr. Nuthalapati Suman Latha,Gynaecology Pregnancy induces certain hormonal changes in the body and in order to maintain good health, one needs to abide by some conditions when it comes to sleep. During the gestation period, a lot of calories get burned in the process of gestation, resulting in drowsiness and…

What Are Some Common Complications Of Pregnancy?

By Dr. Rekha Anand,Gynaecology Pregnancy is considered to be one of the most challenging and important phases in the life of a woman. Pregnancy Complications are health problems that occur during pregnancy. They can involve the mother’s health, the baby’s health, or both. Some women have health problems before they become pregnant that could…

Thyroid Disease In Pregnancy!

By Motherhood,Gynaecology During pregnancy, hyperthyroidism and hypothyroidism become very common. The thyroid gland is an endocrine gland that is situated in the anterior portion of the neck. Its function is to produce hormones that regulate the body’s metabolism, weight, temperature of the body and the nervous system. If you experience thyroid…

Blood Clots During Pregnancy: Signs & Symptoms You Must Not Ignore!

By Dr. Rekha Anand,Gynaecology Blood clots are a critical issue, and even more so when you are pregnant. During pregnancy, blood clots are serious concerns for you and your baby. Fortunately, they are rare during pregnancy and there is not much to worry about them. Normally, when you cut your finger,…

C-Sections – Giving Birth by Cesarean Section

By Motherhood,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 a surgical procedure to remove…