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Managing Diabetes During Pregnancy!!

By Dr. Suzi Jacklin , Diabetology Diabetes might cause several health-related problems during your pregnancy which include severe alterations in blood sugar levels and significant side effects resulting from the diabetes medications. It is advisable to consult a doctor to check whether or not the blood sugar levels have been regulated adequately. If…

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…

Homeopathy: Safe Medicine During Pregnancy and Labor

By Dr Archana Agarwal , Homeopathy Over the years, homeopathy has proved to be extremely safe and effective in treating various ailments. Made from natural substance, homeopathy has a ready remedy for almost all problems and for people across all age groups. Various homeopathic medicines have proved to be particularly…

Health and Pregnancy: Nutrition and Fitness

By Dt Silky Mahajan, Dietitian/Nutritionist Nutrition and fitness during pregnancy are emphasized upon because they affect health of both the mother and the child. Many women stop exercising during pregnancy; however, doctors advice eating whole foods and doing light exercises as they will keep you fit during your pregnancy phase. Here are…

Common Complications During Pregnancy – How to Avoid Them

By Dr Radhika Kandula , Gynaecology Pregnancy may be considered as one of the most challenging aspects of a woman’s life; yet its beauty and joy seem to surpass the challenges and discomfort. Most pregnancies occur without complications. However, some women who are pregnant experience complications that can involve their health, their…

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…