Infertility may be broadly defined as the inability to get pregnant after trying for at least one year without using any birth control. In Western countries, infertility affects an estimated 15% of the population. While a part of them are trying to conceive using alternative methods like IVF, others prefer to optimize the chances of being able to get pregnant naturally. Trying to get pregnant naturallyget pregnant naturally may be very important, since many couples and individuals who are diagnosed with infertility may be able to get pregnant without treatment (and hence should be defined as “subfertile” rather than “infertile”). Read more... (708 words, 6 images, estimated 2:50 mins reading time)
What exactly is infertility?
The problems with either conceiving a child, or with carrying out the pregnancy to its eventual fruitful end, fall under the definition of infertility.
Infertility is the incapability of an individual to become pregnant, in case of females, or the incapability to induce pregnancy, in case of the males. The inability of an individual to carry out a pregnancy to its full term is also dubbed infertility. Read more... (669 words, 10 images, estimated 2:41 mins reading time)
Uterine fibroids Latina: Uterus myomatosus (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
The Symptoms of Uterine Fibroids
Recognizing the symptoms of a disease is the first step towards a proper diagnosis and timely cure. Thus, understanding the underlying signs and symptoms of uterine fibroids, can go a long way in getting timely help and thus stopping further growth and development of the fibroids. Read more... (810 words, 7 images, estimated 3:14 mins reading time)
Delaying your period
Delaying your period is now a choice available to women these days, when earlier women simply had to endure the inconvenience, especially when they had a special event coming up during their period. The period delay treatments in the marketplace today have proven to work in preventing a woman from having their period for a time period of their option. These medications give you the benefit of exerting more control over when and where you’ll have your period. Apart from helping women in delaying their period for any specific period of time, they also provide them with other additional benefits. Read more... (529 words, 2 images, estimated 2:07 mins reading time)