July 11, 2013 – 2:13 am | No Comment
Research says that women are less likely to have an angioplasty as compared to men. An angioplasty is a process by which the doctors bypass a blockage in the heart. Doctors decide whether you need to have a bypass or an angioplasty and accordingly take decisions.  An X-Ray called the coronary angiogram is taken and the condition determined. This X ray also called cardiac catheterization is done  [...]

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Labor and Delivery with Laughing Gas
February 14, 2011 – 12:05 am | No Comment
Labor and Delivery with Laughing Gas
The usage of laughing gas (nitrous oxide) during labor and delivery lost popularity in the U.S. ten or more years back. Solely duo hospitals located at Seattle & S. Francisco yet are offering it. However, interests have sparked about reinstating this staple in dental surgeon’s clinics to the labor and delivery rooms. Esteemed hospitals inclusive of DHMC intend to offer it, the federal Government is reassessing it, & following a protracted lull, the gear necessary for administering laughing gas is anticipated to be hitting markets shortly. Many mothers are pondering over this option given the fact that it does not have any effect on the foetus. Although laughing gas is prevalently deployed for respite from labor and delivery pains in some parts of U.K., Canada & other nations, it has been dumped in the U.S. where other choices have been preferred over it like epidural. In case of epideural, drug for blocking pains seep via a tubular structure into a gap encasing the spinal  [...]


When Does Pregnancy Actually Take Place?
February 10, 2011 – 12:53 am | No Comment
When Does Pregnancy Actually Take Place?
People must simply disregard what they have heard regarding when conception takes place. As per NIEHS scientists, merely around thirty per cent of females in fact are having their fertile time amid tenth and seventeenth day of their menses cycle. This would be adding legitimacy to what several inadvertently pregnant females have since long been suspecting. Scientists noted that the likelihood for fertility is present on nearly all days of a female’s menstrual cycle. Majority of the females in the trial were in the age band of mid-twenties & mid-thirties – primetime childbearing years when there’s menstrual cycle regularity. Window of fertility was observed to be more capricious in teens & females who approached menopausal phase. Information on tests conducted with over two hundred female entrants during nearly seven hundred menstrual cycles came to the conclusion that females having menstrual cycle regularity too must be notified that their window of fertility could be considerably  [...]


Baby Yoga Version – Never to Be Tried At Home
January 21, 2011 – 1:37 am | 2 Comments
Baby Yoga Version – Never to Be Tried At Home
A ‘YouTube’ recording of a female from Russia, Lena Fokina swivelling a baby about her head has sparked shock & disbelief among many a viewer. One may feel the images shown are unreal, however latest details of thorough probe into the distressing recording reveal that it is true. Tabbed as ‘baby yoga’, the recording shows what Lena dubs as ‘extreme-developmental-gymnastics’ which medically-speaking is far from the reality. Appropriate baby yoga promotes improvement in maternal-child bond, child’s motor skill development & is risk-free & pretty pleasurable for mom & infant. But, several outlines deployed in baby yoga are specific to age & involves gradual introduction of posture to growing children. Dangling the child alike rag-dolls is simply flawed. One could only envision what copycats watching the recording may deem carrying out with their little infants. A worrisome matter is that it seems that Lena is impersonating physical activity of animals or primate  [...]


Female Puberty Stages - The Untimely Instigations
November 11, 2010 – 4:02 am | No Comment
Female Puberty Stages – The Untimely Instigations
According to the latest studies, the age at which female puberty stages commence is seen to reduce. Ancient times witnessed the beginning of female puberty stages at the age of 16, which gradually reduced to 13 and now it is seen to be as low as 8 years of age. Doctors (Pediatricians and Gynecologists) and researchers claim that the chemicals used in daily house hold and cosmetic products are responsible for this. They consist of elements which mimic estrogen in the body. Also obesity is one factor greatly contributing towards this hazard the young girls are facing. Obesity, which is highly common in young people today, esp. in girls, is the major reason for the early puberty in females. Obesity increases body mass which contributes towards rise in the estrogen hormone levels in the body. This hormone is the female reproductive hormone which is responsible for female puberty by development of breasts and commencement of menstruation. Breast maturity is the main and noticeable sign of the  [...]


Sculpt Your Butt – 4 Best Bottom Workouts for Women
October 26, 2010 – 1:40 am | No Comment
Sculpt Your Butt – 4 Best Bottom Workouts for Women
Most of the young or mid- aged females are after getting themselves slimmed down to size zero, now -a- days. One of the essential attribute of the female figure is the measure of her buttocks. Hence, most of the females try workouts on the butts to maintain their postures well. Buttocks gain weight and lose shape due to the sitting activities that are performed as a part of the daily routine. An 8 hour job that glues one to the chair contributes the most towards this rupture of figure maintenance. If a female still needs to uphold her desired carriage, then there is a lot in store for her, here. The page will further lead you towards a butt exercise plan, which will aid in gaining an appropriate and appreciable shape for your buttocks, though it may not aid a bit in burning the loaded fat. I have brought you 4 different butt exercises that are tried and the effect is appreciated. Let’s being work! Leg Press A Leg Press machine is an instrument that consists of a bed and a board. The person  [...]


Quit Smoking Guidelines during Pregnancy
August 1, 2010 – 12:05 am | No Comment
Quit Smoking Guidelines during Pregnancy
While signing the Tobacco Control Act into decree a year back, U.S. President Barack Obama accentuated the significance of quitting smoking among the populaces. Smoking has been proven to result in over 400000 fatalities every year in the U.S. due to cancers, emphysema and several respiration-related ailments, heart disease and unprompted abortion, stillbirth or miscarriage cases among pregnant women. In the U.S., there is a heightened risk of preterm delivery in the foetuses of expectant mothers in case the mom is a smoker. Other horrendous effects of smoking during pregnancy include: Lowered oxygen levels obtainable to the growing fetus as well as the mother. Rise in the fetal heart rate. Low birth weight babies. Fetal development retardation. Greater likelihood of the baby suffering from lung conditions or respiratory issues. Greater the number of cigarettes smoked daily, higher the risks of the baby developing several health conditions. There is nothing called as a  [...]


Bacterial Vaginosis
June 8, 2010 – 3:51 am | No Comment
Bacterial Vaginosis
Bacterial vaginosis (BV) is the commonly experienced form of vaginal infection among females in their child bearing age. BV develops due to a combination of numerous bacterial forms that appear to show overgrowth in the similar manner as Candida does due to disrupted normal balance of bacteria in the vagina. BV is not contracted due to sexual contact yet it is prevalent among those females who are sexually active. Causes of Bacterial vaginosis: The precise cause for this form of excess growth is unknown. Factors like a new sex mate, polygamous relationships, expectant mothers, women with STDs or douching could increase the risk of developing BV. Also, BV is not contracted from toilet seat, beddings, swimming pool or due to contact with objects around. Women who are sexually abstemious could also be affected. Even post-menopause women could be affected with BV. Signs & Symptoms of Bacterial vaginosis: Females having bacterial vaginosis might experience an irregular discharge from  [...]


Handy Tips for Managing Menopause and Weight Gain
April 27, 2010 – 1:59 am | No Comment
Handy Tips for Managing Menopause and Weight Gain
Menopause and Weight gain do seem to be going hand-in-hand particularly due to weight increase being so prevalent subsequent to menopause. Factually, almost thirty percent of females in the age band of fifty to fifty-nine years of age are not simply facing overweight issues but are also struggling with obesity. Menopause and Weight Gain – Probing Risks Several risks of weight increase are well-identified – hypertension, cardiovascular ailment and diabetes among several others. Surplus fats accumulating in the midriff further raises such risks. Regrettably, there is more likelihood of a woman developing a broader waist subsequent to entering menopause phase. In case a woman is presently having a waistline measuring over thirty-five inches then it is high time that proactive approaches be adopted for reversing this drift. Menopause and Weight Gain – Plausible Contributory Factors Menopause could make keeping off pounds quite a task possibly due to a merge of factors associated to  [...]