Periodic abdominal pain

Period Facts You Might Want To Know!

By Dr. Pooja Mehta, Gynaecology An average woman spends around a total of 3,500 days or 10 years of their lives on their period. During that time, the amount of blood loss varies from person to person. But periods are not all about bleeding out. There are many other things that happen…

Periods – Know Lesser-known Facts Related To It!

By Dr. Dipti Jain, Gynaecology An average woman spends around a total of 3,500 days or 10 years of their lives on their period. During that time, the amount of blood loss varies from person to person. But periods are not all about bleeding out. There are many other things that happen…

Irritable Bowel Syndrome – How Ayurveda Can Help Manage It?

By Dr. Ruchi Gulati, Ayurveda Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a functional GI disorder characterized by abdominal pain and altered bowel habits in the absence of specific and unique organic pathology. In ayurveda, the disease is called Grahini as it occurs due to dysfunction of Grahini kala. The main function of…

How should you treat period pains of your daughter?

By Dr. Yuthika Bajpai Sharma, Gynaecology What causes period pains? Period cramps, also known as dysmenorrhea, are caused as a result of contractions of the uterine walls that inhibit the flow of blood to the endometrium (innermost lining of the uterus). Certain chemical mediators such as lprostaglandins are secreted in excess…

Periods – 3 Interesting Facts You Never Knew!

By Dr. Nanda Kumar, Gynaecology An average woman spends around a total of 3,500 days or 10 years of their lives on their period. During that time, the amount of blood loss varies from person to person. But periods are not all about bleeding out. There are many other things that…

What You Can Do To Reduce Or Even Eliminate PMS

  By Dr. Neha Lalla, Gynaecology PMS, abbreviation for Premenstrual Syndrome, is a condition which affects one’s emotions, behaviour and physical health when one is experiencing her menstrual cycle. PMS affects almost 80% women and results in depression, fatigue and headaches. A woman generally experiences PMS a few days before the menses…

Abdominal Cramps and Pain During Pregnancy

By Dr. Deepa Gupta, Gynaecology Women experiencing abdominal pain during pregnancy are often worried about its causes. Abdominal pain is a part of the pregnancy where several changes occur in your body for the accommodation of the baby growing inside you. Usually, abdominal pain during pregnancy may occur due to harmless causes,…

Menstrual Cramps Relieved in 6 Easy Ways!!

By Dr. Rajveer Singh(pt) , Physiotherapy More than fifty percent of women complain about some pain in their lower abdomen or back throughout their life. This pain can be, either before or after the menstrual cycle. In medical terms it is known as dysmenorrhea. The chief causes of periods cramps are- irregular…

Tips To Treat Dysmenorrhea!

By Dr. (Mrs.) Pulkit Nandwani, Gynaecology Dysmenorrhea is a condition in which women experience menstrual cramps accompanied by pain during menstruation. The pain is likely to begin when the menstrual period starts. Pain is usually experienced in the lower abdomen and pelvic region. For some, the pain also radiates to the legs.…

Ways to relieve periodic cramps

By Dr Amin A. Khan , Physiotherapy More than fifty percent of women complain about some pain in their lower abdomen or back throughout their life. This pain can be, either before or after the menstrual cycle. In medical terms it is known as dysmenorrhea. The chief causes of periods cramps are-…