Pregnant woman

Constipation During Pregnancy – Know How To Deal With It!

By Dr. Asha Jain,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…

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…

Sex In pregnancy – Debunk The Myths!

By Dr. Rashmi Chaudhary, Gynaecology It is quite obvious that you need to have sex if you are looking to get pregnant naturally. Though there are certainly other ways by which you can get pregnant but that is not our concern right now. The thing that concerns a lot of couples is…

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…

Managing Teeth Problem While Pregnant!

By Dr. Anupreet Kaur Choudhury, Dentistry Some women have dental problems such as gum disease and tooth decay, during pregnancy. The increase of hormones during pregnancy can affect the response of the body to plaque, which is the layer of germs on the teeth. It is not true that the teeth are automatically damaged due to…

Advantages Of Homeopathy For Pregnant Women!

By Dr. Bankim Patel, Homeopathy Over the years, homeopathy has proved to be extremely safe and effective in treating various ailments. Made from natural substance, homeopathy has a ready remedy for almost all problems and for people across all age groups. Various homeopathic medicines have proved to be particularly beneficial for pregnant…

Healthy Lifestyle For Healthy Pregnancy!

By Dt. Sarika Nair, Dietitian/Nutritionist Nutrition and fitness during pregnancy are emphasized upon because they affect health of both the mother and the child. Many women stop exercising during pregnancy; however, doctors advice eating whole foods and doing light exercises as they will keep you fit during your pregnancy phase. Here are…

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…

Braxton Hicks Contractions – How To Pick It?

By Dr. Surinder Kaur Gambhir, Gynaecology Also known as “false” labor pains, Braxton Hicks contractions usually occur before the actual labor sets in. Their purpose is to prepare the body for the process of giving birth as well as to endure the immense pain once the labor starts. Symptoms- The features of these contractions…

Meal Planning During Pregnancy!

By Dt. Pujah Kundaar, Dietitian/Nutritionist Pregnancy is one of the most important phases in a woman’s life and it is at this time, that proper maintenance of health is of utmost importance; not only for the mother but also for the health of the baby. What you eat during pregnancy is extremely important and…