pregnancy

Placenta Previa: Symptoms, Causes and Treatment

By Dr. Kaberi Banerjee, IVF Speciality Placenta Previa is a condition in pregnancy in which the placenta grows in the lowest part of the uterus and in result covers the whole opening to the cervix (the opening that leads to vagina). This obstruction causes abnormalities in the baby at the time…

Blood Clots During Pregnancy: Know Its Treatment!

By Dr Parul Aggarwal , Gynaecology Women during pregnancy are more prone to blood clots. The occurrence of blood clots during pregnancy is more commonly known as DVT or deep-vein thrombosis in the medical world. Deep-vein thrombosis refers to a condition in which blood clots form in the veins of…

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,…