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Conceiving twins
Posted : Dr. Shalini Kapoor Kad, Jan. 13, 2011
Getting two at the price of one seems a wise deal, and when it comes to kids parents desperately want to have a twin pregnancy and take benefits. Some with job responsibilities or quick finish up or just for experience sake desire to have multiple pregnancies, here though things look very simple and easy but trust this is not the ...
Fade painful menses with homeopathy
Posted : Dr. Shalini Kapoor Kad, Dec. 22, 2010
Dysmenorrhoea i.e. pain at the beginning of menses is a very common thing to be observed and experienced by each female. The first day of menses is troublesome, though it may be mild or severe depending on various factors. Some may have initial few hours of lower abdominal ache, discomfort and some may feel absolutely exhausted with co existent nausea ...
Stay healthy when pregnant
Posted : Dr. Ankur, Dec. 17, 2010
 boy becomes a father when he holds the baby in his two hands and a girl turns a mother as soon as she discovers the pregnancy. For her the journey to parenthood begins quite early and almost alone as the father with natural rules can never bear what she is bearing. Pregnancy is supposedly a life changing era for a ...
Disheartening incomplete abortion
Posted : Dr. Shalini Kapoor Kad, Dec. 14, 2010
Abortion in itself is so de motivating and that going incomplete can be even more hazardous. Let’s first understand the meaning and significance of the term incomplete abortion. What is incomplete abortion? Here the process of abortion had begun either induced r spontaneous but has not been completed. Medically an abortion shall be considered done only after a clear ultrasound ...
Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID)
Posted : Dr. Ankur, Nov. 12, 2010
PID is the most common and one of the serious complications arising as a result of sexually transmitted diseases (STD). This is infection of the upper genital tract including majorly the ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus and its lining. Also in invasive cases they may usually spread to the abdomen as well. PID occurs when a disease causing organism is passed ...
Tragic missed abortion
Posted : Dr. Shalini Kapoor Kad, Nov. 9, 2010
Abortion the word in itself is a setback for a couple who desires a new life in their lives to fill every moment with happiness. Abortion can occur in varied forms presenting as sudden vaginal bleeding and abdominal pain with the absence of periods for a while. Abortion can occur either late or early in the course, though abortions after ...
Indian pregnancy diet
Posted : Dr. Shalini Kapoor Kad, Oct. 26, 2010
Especially for the first timers pregnancy brings along a lot of questions, queries and curiosities. She with the fascination of bringing a new life to the world also in the corner of her heart feels fearful about everything she does. She wants to make everything perfect for the growing baby and the future happenings. Normal delivery with a healthy mother ...
Pregnancy planting hay ware
Posted : Dr. Ankur, Oct. 25, 2010
As a layman when the fertilised ovum fails to attach to the uterine cavity for further development on the contrary adheres to some other tissue nearby the condition is medically known as an ectopic pregnancy. Though with rising technological advancements in the field of ultrasonography the situations are quite handy, early detectable and diagnosed but still prevails and add massively ...
Knowing vesicular mole better
Posted : Dr. Ankur, Oct. 25, 2010
Vesicular mole or else known as hydatidiform mole are one of the prominent causes of bleeding in the early phase of pregnancy. Here the abnormal condition arises when the young developing fertilised ovum shows partly degeneration and partly hyper plastic changes in the chorionic villi (present over the ovum). These often result in cluster of cyst formations. What leads to ...
Preconception counselling and care
Posted : Dr. Shalini Kapoor Kad, Oct. 14, 2010
First let’s understand the title in total and its application. Conception in lay man language is defined as fertilisation or else the beginning of the gestational phase. And preconception counselling is the counselling done before fertilisation simply meeting a doctor and knowing of pregnancy whereabouts even before the pregnancy begins. Though the concept is a little new but it is ...
Immediate symptoms to reveal conception
Posted : Dr. Shalini Kapoor Kad, Oct. 10, 2010
Often a couple struggling for a pregnancy just can’t wait to find out the fruitful result of their coition. At times waiting even for the next menstrual cycle becomes impossible and they just want to know the outcome as soon as possible. Though pregnancy can only be confirmed after a few days or about 2 weeks to coition but sure ...
Abortion once again
Posted : Dr. Shalini Kapoor Kad, Oct. 10, 2010
  Quite a percentage of recurrent abortions are commonly observed every year, sometimes with a cause and sometimes just habitual. Often females with positive history of loosing foetus just want to get rid of the tendency but she for obvious reasons want some natural cure to rescue. Though sometimes surgical help becomes inevitable but otherwise where non surgical method is ...
Manage vaginal dryness
Posted : Dr. Shalini Kapoor Kad, Oct. 7, 2010
  The female sexual organ almost at all times remains moist and lubricate with discharges which tend rise with the sexual arousal. The insufficient moisture in the vagina which hinders easy penetration is medically termed as vaginal dryness. Vaginal dryness is one of the affluent causes to lower libido and restrain a women to enjoy her sexual life. The dryness ...
What to do when you have no egg?
Posted : Dr. Shalini Kapoor Kad, Sept. 30, 2010
The medicos regard the word as anovulation, a condition where the ovaries are not capable of releasing an egg for fertilisation and thereafter pregnancy. These females generally have no peak fertile time within their menstrual cycles and often there may be no bleeding as such. With female hormones acting strong there are times when they cause the bleed but with ...
Vomiting in pregnancy
Posted : Dr. Shalini Kapoor Kad, Sept. 22, 2010
Vomiting and nausea is a familiar term related to pregnancy. Every female just knows and accept the uneasy feeling with the joy of bringing a new life in her world. It is natural with the hormonal changes occurring but at times it may be debilitating requiring external aid. Medically this severe form of vomiting of pregnancy which causes harmful effects ...
How to manage those 40 days?
Posted : Dr. Shalini Kapoor Kad, Sept. 15, 2010
40 days following the delivery is tricky to handle. At one hand the mother has to look after the new member in her life and at the same time she also needs to take a really good care of herself to revive from the long tiresome process of 9 months. Here the entire focus lies to restore the health of ...
Dengue and Pregnancy
Posted : Dr Kaushiki dwivedee, Sept. 11, 2010
Its the peak of Dengue cases and Pregnant ladies are also at risk.Effect of Dengue on Pregnancy : Due to high grade fever there is increased risk of miscarriage but no structural defect is noted in the babies.Babies born immediately after or during dengue fever in a pregnant lady can have neonatal dengue.Once the acute phase is over Pregnancy is uneventful.Effect ...
Realistic antenatal advices
Posted : Dr. Shalini Kapoor Kad, Aug. 27, 2010
Pregnancy brings along a new change in life, a mother’s every step is directly linked to the developing foetus. Any wrong decision can lead to complications. The write is not to traumatise but to make a mother aware of some simple things. Often pregnant females keep worrying heedlessly about diet, regime and activities under the shadow of unknown. Being cautious ...
Pregnancy and health
Posted : Dr. Ankur, Aug. 26, 2010
9 months of gestation as we all know brings in a lot of happiness but along with it comes responsibility to take care and make every step towards a healthy baby. A pregnant female within the changing biology is ought to experience some unusual symptoms, these should be regarded as part and parcel and not a worry to ponder. Though ...
False pregnancy
Posted : Dr. Shalini Kapoor Kad, Aug. 25, 2010
Though the clinical detection of a viable pregnancy at times is easy but there may be a few instances where the diagnosis put forth in a problematic way; there are positive signs of pregnancy but no clinical evidences to support. This is the time when an expert has to act wise and differentiate between the enlargement of the uterus caused ...
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