Category Archives: Awareness

What is Assisted Delivery?

If you have watched the movie 3 idiots, then the scene where Mona delivers the baby with the help of a team of engineers using a vacuum device, shows one of the versions of what is called as Assisted Delivery. It sometimes happens that during the process of a normal vaginal delivery things do not go…
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Induced labour : frequently asked questions

What is induced labour? When normal labour does not begin on its own naturally and the baby is overdue the labour has to be sometimes initiated with a little help from the doctor. This is called induced labour. Though natural onset of labour and normal delivery is by far the best, medical conditions that may…
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Blood Glucose Swings: All possible culprits

Blood Glucose Swings: All possible culprits and what should you watch out for before it gets too late. Have you ever suddenly felt dizzy, with streams of sweat running down your face or extreme weakness, or experienced an annoying headache throwing your entire routine off schedule? If you have been experiencing any of these symptoms…
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Abnormal Uterine Bleeding

Dysfunctional uterine bleeding: What is it? Dysfunctional uterine bleeding or DUB is the most common cause of abnormal uterine bleeding in women. This is mainly because of hormonal disturbances in the body usually causing a failure of the egg to be released from the ovary.  It commonly occurs in older women who are above 45…
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