Pregnancy tips

Pre and Post Natal Care: The Role of Physiotherapy

By Dr. Rajiv Mehta, Physiotherapy, Pregnancy comes with its host of hormonal shifts inside a woman’s body. With severe hormonal changes, you may complain of a number of bodily pains and aches. This is absolutely normal and can be treated through physiotherapy. Before you delve deep into the role of physiotherapy, let us…

Sex during pregnancy: How to stay safe and have fun

By Dr. Vikas Deshmukh, Sexology You have sex to get pregnant- no surprise there. But what about sex during pregnancy? Is it safe? Or is it better to not indulge in any action between the sheets when you are pregnant. Some couples find that pregnancy is a time for great sex. For…

Sex During Pregnancy – Is It Actually Risky?

By Dr. Amita Chaudhari, Gynaecology Pregnancy can bring about major changes in a couple’s lives and lifestyle. Greater care needs to be taken even when it comes to regular activities. The Dos seems to reduce and the Don’ts seem to pile up. Many couples believe that sex during pregnancy is a big…

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…

Dangers of Blood Clots During Pregnancy

By Dr Hitu Madan , Gynaecology A blood clot is formed when the blood flow is blocked by cells called platelets. Blood clots are a very serious concern if they occur during or after pregnancy owing to a developing baby. They usually are formed in the deeper veins present in the pelvic regions…

Preconception Diet in Women

By Dt Lokendra Tomar , Dietitian/Nutritionist Before welcoming a new life into the world, you would like to make sure that your baby arrives all healthy and fit. Here are some of the items, adding which to your diet, will help you deliver a healthy baby. 1. Go Green: Veggies like Spinach,…