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Monthly Archives: February 2018

Endometriosis: Hormonal, genetic or immunological ?

So what is endometriosis? Endometrium is the tissue that lines the inside of the uterus. In some women an endometrial like tissue grows outside of the uterus as well, in the pelvic area or lower abdomen. This is called endometriosis. Sometimes, the tissue is found in far away parts of the body. What causes endometriosis?…
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The Colour of Vaginal Discharge & What It Tells You

Vaginal discharge is an everyday occurrence in many women’s lives across the world, but what is it really? Does the change in its colour over the course of a month or even the course of our lives mean anything different or specific? Or are we just supposed to accept the God-gifted sensation of wetness quietly?…
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PCOS – Vitamins and other supplements to the rescue

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome(PCOS) is caused by hormonal imbalances in the female body. Women with PCOS tend to suffer irregular or missing menstrual cycles, spotting in between periods, acne, weight gain, facial hair, hair fall, depression, infertility, diabetes and even heart diseases. But what else can you do to improve your hormonal balance in PCOS? Taking…
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Post childbirth massages: A route to recovery

In India, traditionally, massages are given to all new mothers for a full 40 days post childbirth as a de facto means of recovery. The massage is usually given by a masseuse specially trained for this role. Usually the masseuse also massages and bathes the baby as well and charges a package rate for 40…
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