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Chickenpox In Pregnancy: What You Need To Know

1.What is chickenpox? Chickenpox is a very infectious illness caused by a virus called herpes zoster. Most people  get chickenpox in childhood, when it is a mild infection causing a rash. Once you have had [...]

April 19, 2017 Women's Healthcare

Women’s mental health

There is immense stigma attached to mental health in our societies. How do we fight this stigma and seek help when we actually need it? Women are known for their strengths, their patience, dignity, unconditional love [...]

May 13, 2016 Women's Healthcare
Health precautions during pregnancy

Health precautions during pregnancy

If you surf through television channels or flip through the newspaper pages, risk regarding pregnancy is a common topic. Everyone wants to give birth to a healthy child and hence they worry about what to [...]

April 19, 2016 Women's Healthcare
How to Avoid Gaining Excess Weight during Pregnancy

How to Avoid Gaining Excess Weight during Pregnancy

Every woman feels on cloud nine once she becomes pregnant. Gaining weight during pregnancy is a normal phenomenon; however, excess weight gain is not advisable owing to some pregnancy related issues like gestational diabetes, premature [...]

March 18, 2016 Women's Healthcare
Can a woman with Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) get Pregnant?

Can a woman with Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) get Pregnant?

In a normal woman, every month 4-5 small follicles are recruited in one ovary from the pool of eggs and one of the follicle becomes dominant follicle and releases an egg. In a woman with [...]

February 26, 2016 Women's Healthcare
Pregnancy Symptoms: Top 5 Early Pregnancy Symptoms

Pregnancy Symptoms: Top 5 Early Pregnancy Symptoms

When observed carefully, it is easy to detect the early signs of pregnancy which may appear within two to three weeks of missing the period. In fact, a majority of women experience early pregnancy symptoms [...]

February 18, 2016 Women's Healthcare
Top 5 FAQs about Hepatitis B in Pregnancy

Top 5 FAQs about Hepatitis B in Pregnancy

Hepatitis B is a very serious disease as it can be easily passed out to the baby during pregnancy. Early detection ensures proper medical care both for the pregnant women and her baby. Though there [...]

February 5, 2016 Women's Healthcare

High Risk Pregnancy

All Pregnancies do carry some amount of risk, but high-risk pregnancies carry more risk to both the developing baby and the mother. Therefore, your understanding of high-risk pregnancy and how a pregnancy becomes high risk [...]

November 21, 2015 Women's Healthcare

All You Need to Know about Your Pregnancy Diet

During pregnancy, healthy diet is very important as it affects your baby’s health. Your calorific intake usually grows during pregnancy, and it does not always mean, as a common myth, that you have to eat [...]

April 1, 2015 Women's Healthcare