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The emotional pain of infertility

The emotional pain of infertility. Infertility is commonly defined as the inability to conceive after 12 months of unprotected sexual intercourse.¬† Approximately 7.3 million women and their partners (about 12% of the reproductive-age population) are infertile. Women and Becoming Mothers: Women grow up assuming that one day they will be mothers. Right from playing with…
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20 Natural Remedies For PCOS

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome is a complex, confounding problem which causes hormonal imbalance in women of reproductive age. Here are some tried and tested natural remedies to control¬†PCOS. 1. Cinnamon: It can help improve the menstrual cycle. It can also reduce insulin resistance. The cinnamon can be taken in capsule form, about 1,000 mg thrice daily…
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10 Tips For Successful Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding to be successful, correct positioning or " latching on" is essential. Latching on of the baby to the breast, means that the baby has learnt to grasp the breast properly to be able to milk it. Most of the nipple and at least one inch of the areola should be inside the baby's mouth.…
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The Pros And Cons Of Condoms

What is a Condom? A condom is a contraceptive sheath that is pulled over the penis before intercourse to prevent the semen from entering the vagina. This is a barrier method used by males. Knowing the pros and cons of its usage also equips the woman to make an informed choice as to the best…
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