Women Health

Know More About Gynaecological Problems!

By Dr. Vandana Hegde, IVF Speciality In addition to various problems concerned with day to day living, women also experience problems of the physical body especially gynaecology related. So, let’s discover the four down there woes that affect you and other women the most. 1. Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) The calling…

How To Get Pregnant With PCOS?

By Dr. Mala Raj, 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 many…

Vaginal Infections – Know Causes And Prevention Of It!

By Dr. Meenakshi Varma, Gynaecology Vaginal infections or vaginitis is the condition in which the vagina gets inflamed due to bacterial action. It results in excess vaginal discharge, pain and itching in the genital area. Another cause that can be attributed to vaginal infections is the reduced levels of estrogen after menopause…

IVF – Know Steps Of It!

By Dr. Ruchi Malhotra, IVF Speciality In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) is a series of complex procedures that is used to treat infertility and other genetic disorders and finally aid in conception. In this process, matured eggs are retrieved from one’s ovaries and then fertilized by a sperm in a petri dish within a…

Vaginal Infections – How To Prevent It?

By Dr. Dipti Jain, Gynaecology Vaginal infections or vaginitis is the condition in which the vagina gets inflamed due to bacterial action. It results in excess vaginal discharge, pain and itching in the genital area. Another cause that can be attributed to vaginal infections is the reduced levels of estrogen after menopause…

Silent Thyroiditis – Things You Must Know About It!

By Dr. Sankar Nath Jha, Endocrinology Silent thyroiditis is a condition which is characterized by inflammation in the thyroid gland, which leads to either high or low levels of thyroid hormones in the body. The thyroid gland is present in the neck, the role of which is to produce hormones which regulate…

C-Sections – What You Need to Know

By Dr. Khushansh Clinic, Orthopaedics, Babies can enter this world in one of two ways: Pregnant women can have either a vaginal birth or a surgical delivery by Caesarean section, but the ultimate goal is to safely give birth to a healthy baby. A C-section, or Caesarean section is a surgical procedure…

Pre and Post Natal Women – Role of Physiotherapy In It!

By Dr. Deep Arya, 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…

Does Breast Pain Indicate Breast Cancer?

By Aster Cmi Hospital, General Surgery, A lot of women develop pain and tenderness in their breasts. This can come and go with the monthly period cycle or it might not follow any pattern. Breast pain is also called mastalgia. It is generally of two types- Cyclic Pain- This is the most common type…

Vaginal Infections – What Causes It?

By Dr. Rahul Manchanda, Gynaecology Women can be at their weakest in terms of their health and strength during the months of pregnancy. Tender and sensitive might have been better words, but extra care is always taken by pregnant women to ensure that they have a safe delivery. While there are…