pregnancy complications

Constipation During Pregnancy – Ways To Deal With It!

By Dr. Rohan Palshetkar, Gynaecology In a recent study, it was said that around 75% of women experience constipation during pregnancy. This is basically triggered by hormonal changes. When a woman’s progesterone levels rise, the muscles in her body relax. There are muscles in your intestine which are responsible for churning food…

Complicated Pregnancy – Know Common Complications Faced!

By Dr. Nupur Gupta, 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…

Diabetes In Pregnancy – Understand In Detail About It!

By Dr. Poonam Nautiyal, 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. The occurrence of diabetes during pregnancy also increases the chances for the newborn child to contract diabetes in early childhood.…

Pregnancy & Thyroid – How Are They Connected?

By Dr. Kulin R Shah, Endocrinology It is important for you to know how pregnancy affects your thyroid gland. The thyroid hormone plays an important role during pregnancy in the development of the baby and also regarding the health of the mother. If you suffer from thyroid problems during pregnancy, you should take medicines…

Pregnancy Induced Hypertension (PIH) – Must Know Things About It!

By Dr. Renu Keshan Mathur, Gynaecology The pressure of blood vessels in the body is referred to as blood pressure. It is essentially the measure of the force of the blood while it travels through the vessels. Doctors measure it with a blood pressure device and a stethoscope. A reading higher than…

Morning Sickness – How To Handle It In Pregnancy?

By Dr. Jaya Chhabra, 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 of…

Morning Sickness – How To Handle It In Pregnancy?

By Dr. Kavitha.L.S, 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 of pregnancy.…

Know How To Maintain Healthy Pregnancy And Its Complications!

By Dr. Bandita Sinha, 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…

How To Control Thyroid Disorder During Pregnancy?

By Dr. Shazli Azad, 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…

Thyroid Disease And Pregnancy – How To Manage It?

By Dr. Surinder Kaur Gambhir, 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…