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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…

PCOS – Know The Exact Signs!

By Dr Sanket Pisat , Gynaecology PCOS, Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome is characterized by the formation of small cysts on the outsides of the enlarged ovaries. This is caused by the imbalance of hormones such as ‘estrogen’ and ‘progesterone’. PCOS generally affects the heart function, body weight, menstrual cycle and the…

Find out why ‘dominant’ men attract more women

A new study reveals that men who have dominant and authoritative nature are more appealing to women. On the other hand, women who are submissive, timid and sensitive are more attractive to men. The study was published in the journal of Human Nature which suggests that women and men with…

Women live longer than men due to lowered birth rates

Considerable drop in birth rates is a chief reason why women live longer than men in the present times, a new research study has discovered. Reduced rates of reproduction help in increasing female lifespan more as women pay a higher price for reproduction than men in terms of health. The…

Eating Fish During Pregnancy May Keep Your Child’s Brain Fit and Healthy

In an observational study, published in the American Journal of Epidemiology, researchers have found that eating fish during pregnancy may have improve the function and formation of your baby’s brain and shield it from conditions like autism. Although eating fish in this condition has long been discouraged by most health…