Pregnancy loss

What Leads To Pregnancy Loss?

By Dr. Ranu Patni, Gynaecology Miscarriage refers to a pregnancy that has ended prematurely, within 20 weeks. Research shows that around 10-25% of all clinically recognized pregnancies end in miscarriages. Chemical pregnancies cause 50-75% of all miscarriages. The condition happens when a pregnancy is lost not long after implantation, bringing about bleeding…

Recurrent Pregnancy Loss – All You Should Know!

By Dr. Puja Sharma, Gynaecology Recurrent pregnancy loss is termed as the occurrence of three or more miscarriages. Recently, the American Society for Reproductive Medicine has altered the definition and limited the number of miscarriages to two. A pregnancyloss can only be termed so if the pregnancy is clinically recognized and is ends involuntarily…

Miscarriage: Our 4 Suggestions Can Help You To Stay Positive

By Dr. Pooja Anand Sharma, Psychology, When you come positive in a pregnancy test, it is one of the best feelings you can have. You are ecstatic about becoming a mother and feel increasingly affectionate towards your unborn baby. Therefore, on suffering a miscarriage, you undergo an emotional roller coaster of anger,…

Daily Iron and Folic Acid Supplementation During Pregnancy!!

By Dr. Gayatri Bala Juneja, Gynaecology Some of the most important nutrients for the health of a mother and the growth of a baby are folic acid, calcium and iron. These nutrients are discussed below: Folic Acid- Folic acid, also known as folate, is an important source of Vitamin B which affects the baby’s…

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…

Recurrent Pregnancy Loss

By Dr Arpana Jain , Gynaecology Occurrence of multiple number of losses in pregnancy is known as Recurrent Pregnancy Loss. It is the involuntary ending of a pregnancy that is clinically recognized before 20 weeks. The clinically-recognized pregnancy is the visualization of the pregnancy on an ultrasound or identification of the pregnancy…

Miscarriage (Early Pregnancy Loss)

By Dr Astha Dayal , Gynaecology Miscarriage, also called ‘spontaneous abortion’ is the unprompted termination of pregnancy within the twelfth week. It has been known to occur up till the twentieth week of pregnancy. Usually, if there is a pregnancy loss after the twentieth week, it is known as still birth. Certain…