Monthly Archives: September 2017

Health Concerns With Being Overweight

The causes of obesity in women are varied.  There are many interrelated factors, such as genetics, lifestyle and general metabolism. Whatever may be the cause, being overweight is a cause of concern. It is not only about the looks. Being even 20% over 'normal' makes one vulnerable to a plethora of bad health conditions. The…
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Risks Of Using An IUD

5 risks involved with IUD- The serious risks of using an intrauterine device (IUD) is accidental perforation of the uterus which usually occurs during insertion. Normally, the doctor will measure the length of the uterus with an internal sound before the insertion. The device should not be inserted if the uterus is less than 6…
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IUD insertion- How To Go About It

IUD is safe. First of all let us do away with some misconceptions about IUD insertion.  Many people believe that if you are young or have not had a baby you cannot use an IUD.  That is not so. Any woman can be eligible for an IUD insertion. Even a teenager can get one inserted.…
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Why Opt For IUDs as Birth Control

What is IUD? An intra-uterine device or IUD is one of the most effective birth control options out there. As the name suggests it is a device that is inserted into your uterus to prevent pregnancy. The IUD is a T shaped, tiny, flexible, plastic device. There are basically, 2 types of IUDs: Copper IUDs…
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