pregnancy

Premature Labor (Preterm Labor) – Know Its Causes And Treatment

By Dr. Anuradha Khurana, Gynaecology Premature labor is also called preterm labor. It’s when your body starts getting ready for birth too early in your pregnancy. Labor is premature if it starts more than three weeks before your due date. Premature labor can lead to an early birth. But the good news…

Premature Menopause – 4 Signs You Are Suffering From It!

By Dr. Gayatri Bala Juneja, Gynaecology Premature menopause is a condition where the female body stops producing estrogen before the age of 40. Premature menopause can either be natural or induced. A woman who undergoes this condition is affected by additional physical and emotional problems. Symptoms- The symptoms of premature menopause are as…

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…

Pregnancy In PCOS – Is It Possible?

  By Dr. Sharmila Naik , Gynaecology Short for Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome, there’s actually a good chance someone you know has it. That’s because PCOS is one of the most common causes of female infertility, affecting one in 10 women of childbearing age. While this condition can make conception more challenging, there are…

Morning Sickness During Pregnancy – How To Deal With It?

By Dr. Sunita Chavan, 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…

Heartburn In Pregnancy – 5 Ways You Can Manage It!

By Dr.Yashica Gudesar, Gynaecology Heartburn is not an uncommon problem during pregnancy. More than 50% of women get a heartburn during pregnancy. This is especially common for women who are in the third or second trimesters of the pregnancy. It is also highly likely that you may harm your baby if…

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,…

Life Threatening Complications During Pregnancy and Delivery

By Srushti Fertility Centre & Women’s Hospital , IVF Speciality During pregnancy, the body of a woman undergoes a host of changes that entail numerable complications. Though some of these complications do subside on their own, few can be life-threatening. Some of Life Threatening Complications in Pregnancy and Childbirth are- 1. Bleeding: This is…

Post-Pregnancy Diet: Foods for New Moms

  By Dt.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…