Women's Health

5 reasons why you may need a C-section delivery

A C-section delivery, also called a caesarean, is a complicated process with multiple health risks. No doctors in their right minds will ever advise you to choose this option if you are healthy enough...

Perimenopause can be unsettling: Know what to look out for

Perimenopause refers to the transitional phase before menopause that comes in every woman’s life. It paves the way for an end to her reproductive life. During this phrase, the body cuts down the production...

7 effective home remedies for vaginal itching

Vaginal itching is a constant discomfort caused by external itching and redness on the vulva. While there are many home remedies for treating vaginal itching, the best option depends on the underlying cause. From...

Infection during pregnancy cause psychiatric disorders in a child

A pregnant woman has to take care of her health at all costs. Her health is essential for the health of the foetus. Everything, from what she eats, her level of stress, the health...

Expert Speak: Busting 8 common myths about IVF

Given the alarming increase in the infertility rate in India, experts have recommended that proper education and counselling on reproductive health is very essential for couples planning for pregnancy. Infertility has become a common...
9 signs of twins pregnancy

9 signs you are possibly pregnant with twin babies

Having twin babies is now common compared to previous years. Although this may be dependent on many factors, still the chances are high for any desiring couple. So if you are planning to get...

Pregnancy week-by-week guide — what to expect during the entire 40 weeks

Congratulations! Whether you have confirmed your pregnancy using a home pregnancy test or done a pregnancy test at a lab, the good news is both joyous and challenging at the same time for a woman....

Role of placental steroids is crucial in fetal’s brain development: know more

Recently a report by children’s National Hospital research team was presented at the Neuroscience 2019 annual meeting. The findings of the repost say that allopregnanolone, one of many hormones produced by the placenta during...

Pregnancy and smoking: understanding the risks and bursting myths

The fact that pregnancy and smoking do not get along is out there. While the number of women who smoke is growing, its threats are still not understood as well. There are women who...
Twins

Twin Births: 10 Things That Can Increase Your Chances Of Having Twin Babies

Twins are two offsprings produced by the same pregnancy. Twins can occur either when two separate eggs become fertilized in the womb(Fraternal twins) or when a single fertilized egg splits into two embryos( Identical...