Women Health

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…

Menopause and Your Changing Body

By Dr Sanket Pisat , Gynaecology Menopause is a normal condition experienced by all women as they age. It is used to describe changes a woman goes through just before or after she stops menstruating, marking the end of her reproductive period. Most women experience menopause in their 40s or…

Tips To Treat Endometrial Polyps!

By Dr. (Mrs.) Pulkit Nandwani, Gynaecology Endometrial polyps is a common abnormality of the uterine lining and found in many women. These are small growths, which are found attached to the inner uterine wall. Such polyps occur due to the excessive growth of the endometrial lining. In some cases, the polyps…