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What is Breast Cancer, Types, Stages and Treatment

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Breast Cancer

What is breast cancer? Breast cancer starts when cells in the breast begin to grow out of control, forming a tumour. The tumour is malignant if the cells start invading surrounding tissues or spread to other areas of the body. Types of breast cancer There are several types of cancer, some more common than others. […]

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Gestational Diabetes: Symptoms, Causes and Treatment

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What is Gestational Diabetes? Gestational diabetes is a form of diabetes that occurs in pregnant women, usually during their second trimester. It is caused by an increase in blood sugar levels during pregnancy that return to normal levels soon after giving birth. It is caused when the body is unable to develop enough insulin, a […]

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Tips for Dealing with Morning Sickness

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It feels even worse than ‘that time of the month’. Morning sickness is a sense of nausea or irritation faced by women who are pregnant, typically but not limited to the first few months. It can be called a misnomer because it affects a woman during any time of the day. Formally called nausea gravidarum, […]

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Signs of Labour

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It is interesting to learn that you can determine if you will be going into labour soon enough when you look out for some signs. The whole journey of pregnancy takes its own time and a few changes here and there, go inside your body. Same stands true for going into labour, it is a […]

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Nuchal Translucency Scan

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A nuchal translucency scan procedure is a sonographic prenatal screening scan. Its main use is to detect cardiovascular abnormalities in an unborn baby growing inside a mother’s womb. Through this scan altered extracellular matrix composition and limited lymphatic drainage can also be detected. The scan also assesses the developing baby’s having Down syndrome. To detect […]

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Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

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Pelvic Inflammatory disease or PID is a condition, where the reproductive organs of a woman get infected. The pelvis is nothing but the lower abdomen, which comprises of the fallopian tube, the ovaries, the cervix, and the uterus. A variety of bacteria can cause PID, including those who cause sexually transmitted infections (STIs), i.e. gonorrhea […]

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How To Care For Your Kids During Summer

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Summers are most probably one of the toughest seasons to be tolerated by the kids. The excess sweat during the hot summers can cause dehydration and also many skin problems. The kid’s soft and delicate skin needs protection from the scorching sun. They need not only external but also internal care in this summer. Here […]

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Hormonal Imbalance

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Hormonal fluctuation can occur from time to time and may always not show severe symptoms. However, if the hormonal level doesn’t seem to come back to a normal level, you might start breaking out, it may affect your menstrual cycle and you might start gaining or losing weight. It can also affect your appetite and […]

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Urinary Tract Infection – UTI

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The infection of the urinary tract normally takes place due to the attack of microbes. Most of the infections are caused by bacteria but fungus and virus may also be the cause of infection in the urinary tract. The infection may occur anywhere in the entire urinary tract starting from the kidneys, ureters, bladder or […]