Pregnancy care

Morning Sickness During Pregnancy – Ways to Deal With It!

  By Dr Manisha Tomar, Gynaecology Morning sickness during pregnancy is not at all a rare problem. 90% of pregnant women experience some type of nausea or vomiting during their pregnancy. This is actually a symptom that you are having a perfectly healthy baby and it usually disappears around the fourth month…

A Guide to Pregnancy With Diabetes!!

By Dr Shefali Karkhanis, 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 there…

Diabetes in Pregnancy – Symptoms and Risks!

By Dr Sandhya Mishra, IVF Speciality 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. The occurrence of diabetes during pregnancy also increases the chances for the new born child to contract diabetes in…

Post-Pregnancy Diet: Foods for New Moms

By Dr. Pummy Virmani , Dietitian/Nutritionist Post pregnancy, your first priority is to lose the extra weight you gain during pregnancy. Even though it is important to get healthy and toned again, it is equally important that you do not skip on nutrients. Your body is now using all its resources to…

Diet Plan In Pregnancy

By Dt Zubeda Tumbi , Dietitian/Nutritionist Pregnancy is one of the most important phases in a woman’s life and it is at this time, that proper maintenance of health is of utmost importance; not only for the mother but also for the health of the fetus. What you eat during pregnancy is…

Unplanned Pregnancy Prevention

By Dr Jyoti Bhaskar , Gynaecology Nearly 85% of the sexually active females who do not use precautions or contraceptives get pregnant within a 12-month time. A woman can conceive at the time of breastfeeding, from 1-2 weeks post childbirth, and even at the time of her menstruation. Taking out your penis…