womens health

6 Complications That Might Occur During Pregnancy

By Dr. Indu Taneja, 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…

PCOS How Can It Be Diagnosed And Treated?

By Dr. Sangeeta Raodeo, 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 glucose control, body weight, menstrual cycle and the overall appearance. The…

Periods – 3 Facts about It!

By Dr. Indu Taneja, Gynaecology, An average woman spends around a total of 3,500 days or 10 years of their lives on their period. During that time, the amount of blood loss varies from person to person. But periods are not all about bleeding out. There are many other things that happen…

Vaginal Yeast Infection – How Can It Be Prevented?

By Dr. Ameya S Kanakiya, Gynaecology, A vaginal yeast infection is characterized by itching, irritation and discharge from the vagina. This disorder is not transmitted sexually; however, can be transmitted by oral sex. There are medications which can treat the disorder effectively. If the disorder is recurrent, then the treatment course may be…

Trying to Conceive After Age 35 – Here Is What You Should Know

By Ayoni Cure De Jouvence, 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…

Yes, A Woman’s Age Affects Her Fertility!!

By Dr. Rekha Thakur , Gynaecology There is no perfect time to plan a family. For some women, the 20s are when they want to settle down while for others, it isn’t until they hit their thirties that they can think of putting their career aside and start planning a family. However,…

IVF Egg Quality – How Its Affects IVF Treatment?

  By Bourn Hall Fertility Centre , IVF Speciality The concept of egg quality of a woman is derived from the belief that the embryo implantation probability is powerfully related to the age and ovarian reserve of the woman. Thus, it is regarded that the quality of the egg is almost synonymous…

Failed IVF – Treating IVF failure

  By Bourn Hall Fertility Centre , IVF Speciality In Vitro fertilization (IVF) can be defined as a set of complex procedures used to treat genetic problems and fertility which can cause hindrances in the way of you conceiving a child. During IVF, the matured eggs are retrieved from the ovaries and…

Homeopathy – The Best Line Of Treatment For Hormonal Problems In Women!

By Dr Sumit Dhawan , Homeopathy A lot of the afflictions that a woman has to endure are related to the hormonal imbalances in their bodies. Be it the emotional upsurges pre and during their menstrual cycles or the sudden flashes during their menopauses, these significant changes have deep rooted physical and emotional implications…

Breast Cancer – Are Surgical Treatments Beneficial?

By Dr Sanket Pisat , Gynaecology Breast cancer is an abnormal growth of cells in the tissues of the breast. This cancer can occur in both the genders; however, is primarily diagnosed in women as compared to men. The survival rates for breast cancer have gone up significantly due to…