Getting pregnant

What to Expect During The First Trimester of Pregnancy?

By Dr. Akhila Sangeetha Bhat , Gynaecology The first trimester of pregnancy starts from the last day of your periods and continues till the end of 12th week. Are you in the first trimester of your pregnancy? Are you observing that the body during this period goes through several physical and emotional changes…

Symptoms That You Are Pregnant!

By Motherhood , Gynaecology Are you pregnant? Well, if this is the question that is bothering you, then all you need to do is undergo a pregnancy test. However, there are several signs and symptoms which a woman experiences that indicate that she might be pregnant. Except for missed periods,…

Age and fertility: Getting pregnant in your 30s

By Dr Bhavini Shah Balakrishnan , Gynaecology Fertility begins to rapidly decline after the age of 35. If you are above 35 and you are worrying that you might have lost your chance to be a mother, do not fret. You can get pregnant after your 30s, but it will take some…

C-Sections – Giving Birth by Cesarean Section

By Dr (Mrs.) Pulkit Nandwani , 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…

Reasons You’re Not Getting Pregnant Right Away

By Dr Jayanti Kamat , Gynaecology If you have been trying to conceive but are being unsuccessful, then it is time to take a step back, relax and figure out the problem. Figuring out the problem(s) will allow you to rectify them so that the chances of you getting pregnant go up…

Getting Pregnant After 35: Age, Fertility, and What to Expect

By Dr Neelima Deshpande , Gynaecology Fertility begins to rapidly decline after the age of 35. If you are above 35 and you are worrying that you might have lost your chance to be a mother, do not fret. You can get pregnant after your 30s, but it will take some patience…

Why is Preconception Counselling Necessary?

By Dr Surekha Jain , Gynaecology Preconception counselling is consulting a medical professional to stay to stay in good health during pregnancy and to avoid complications: be it related to physical, mental or emotional health. Preconception counselling is the perfect opportunity to prepare for events during your pregnancy and plan how you…