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Health and Pregnancy – How To Keep Yourself Healthy?

By Dr. Archna Gupta , Dietitian/Nutritionist Nutrition and fitness during pregnancy are emphasized upon because they affect the 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…

Getting Pregnant After 35: Age, Fertility, and What to Expect

By, Dr. Jasmine Kaur Dahyia, Gynaecology Fertility begins to rapidly decline after the age of 35. If you are above 35 and you are worrying that you might have lost your chance to be a mother, do not fret. You can get pregnant after your 30s, but it will take some…

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…

9 Things You Must Know Before Going For An IVF

By Dr. Vandana Jain , Gynaecology In Vitro Fertilization or IVF is the process of manually combining a female egg and male sperm artificially in a laboratory and then introducing the embryo to the uterus. This is an assisted reproductive technology. The procedure is formed to help conception in individuals with fertility…

Nutrition During Pregnancy- 10 Dos and Don ts

By Livwell Clinic , Urology Before your little bundle of joy arrives, you are responsible for helping him or her grow in a nurturing, healthy environment. This list of do’s and don’ts can shed some light on what you should worry about, and what you really shouldn’t fret over. Here…

Why You’re Not Getting Pregnant?

By Dr. Vaishali , Gynaecology If you have been trying to conceive but are being unsuccessful, then it is time to take a step back, relax and figure out the problem. Figuring out the problem(s) will allow you to rectify them so that the chances of you getting pregnant go up significantly.…

Thyroid During Pregnancy – Can It Be Treated?

By Dr. Savita Gupta , 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…

Premature Labor (Preterm Labor) – Know Its Causes and Treatments

By Dr. Sunita Gupta , 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…

Reasons You’re Not Getting Pregnant Right Away

By Dr Jayanti Kamat , Gynaecology If you have been trying to conceive but are being unsuccessful, then it is time to take a step back, relax and figure out the problem. Figuring out the problem(s) will allow you to rectify them so that the chances of you getting pregnant go up…

Getting Pregnant After 35: Age, Fertility, and What to Expect

By Dr Neelima Deshpande , Gynaecology Fertility begins to rapidly decline after the age of 35. If you are above 35 and you are worrying that you might have lost your chance to be a mother, do not fret. You can get pregnant after your 30s, but it will take some patience…