Category: Women’s Health

Decidual Bleeding – Symptoms of Early Pregnancy or Normal Period?

The term ‘decidual bleeding’ refers to limited shedding of the lining of the uterus during the initial few months of pregnancy. Such bleeding may appear similar to normal periods and can sometimes mislead women into believing that they are not pregnant, until the other signs of pregnancy occur. Mothers may find the thought of shedding […]

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Sinus Infection While Pregnant

A sinus infection is caused due to inflammation of the sinuses and the mucous membrane which lines the nasal airways.The anterior area of skull is called the sinus and sinuses are small, air-filled cavities occurring in the sinus bones. Sinuses are located around the eyes, nose, cheeks, and ears, and next to the forehead. They […]

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Pyogenic Granuloma

Pyogenic granuloma or pregnancy tumor usually starts as a lesion and then grows rapidly for few weeks. They appear like small, red bumps on the skin. These bumps appear as an overgrowth of tissue due to hormonal factors, irritation and physical trauma. They appear like reddish or yellowish nodule and usually smaller than 2 cms. […]

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Symptoms of Low Testosterone in Women

Testosterone is a natural hormone produced in the body of mammals, reptiles, birds etc. In Mammals, testosterone is mainly responsible for sexual drive besides other functions like metabolism, immunity etc. Testosterone is a male hormone and is responsible for the level of masculinity in males in terms of their voice, body hair, muscles and bone […]

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Excessive Flatulence in Women

Flatulence in women is common. A woman’s body goes through a series of hormonal changes throughout her life which affects the normal digestive process. As flatulence is a result of the accumulation of gas in the stomach during digestion, many women will find that releasing gas is more prevalent during menopause and pregnancy. While many […]

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Flatulence in Pregnant Women

Flatulence in pregnant women is a common annoyance during pregnancy.  This natural bodily function, which is a result of gas buildup during digestion, often causes social embarrassment especially since the gas that females release smells nastier than that discharged by males based on a recent study. Women, especially those who are pregnant, should know the […]

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Urine Smells like Ammonia – It is a problem?

Regular waste elimination is a very important aspect of Human body. This waste can be eliminated from body by means of stool, urine or even perspiration mechanism. Of these several waste eliminating mechanisms urination plays a very vital role. It not only detoxifies your body off the waste, harmful and unwanted substances; but also directly […]

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Menopause and Constipation

One of the odds that many menopausal women have to cope with is constipation during menopause. Constipation causes a number of unpleasant and embarrassing symptoms. Defecating hard stool is definitely the most painful part of constipation. This particular digestive problem is often a result of a combination of several causative factors like raging hormones, medications, […]

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Constipation During Period

Constipation during period is one of the inconveniences a woman may have to deal with every month. More often than not, many women find that their constipation improves at the start of their menstrual cycle. Constipation can be caused by a lot of factors, differing in every individual. Finding an effective remedy for this condition […]

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15 weeks pregnant

At 15 weeks pregnant, the expecting woman will look and feel truly pregnant because the baby bump has become more obvious. Many of the pregnancy symptoms have become less severe but new symptoms may arise. Week 15 is going to be an exciting week for the parents because they can already learn about the gender […]

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