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Infertility : When to see a doctor ?

What should I Know before meeting a Fertility Specialist? When to see a doctor if you are a female patient? You probably don’t need to see a doctor about infertility unless you have been trying regularly to conceive for at least one year. Talk with your doctor earlier, however, if you’re a woman and: You’re age 35 to 40 and have been trying to conceive for six months or longer You’re over age 40 You menstruate irregularly or not at all Your periods are very painful You’ve been diagnosed with endometriosis or pelvic inflammatory disease You’ve had multiple miscarriages You’ve...

Breast Cancer screening

HOW TO REDUCE RISK OF BREAST CANCER

HOW TO REDUCE RISK OF BREAST CANCER Healthy Habits and periodical screening can Prevent Breast Cancer. www.femelife.com What is the relation of breast cancer with alcohol drink? The more alcohol you drink, the greater your risk of developing breast cancer. Hence ,  stop or reduce your alcohol quantity that reduces your risk of breast cancer. What is the relation of smoking and breast cancer risk ? Smoking increases breast cancer risk. Hence , Stop smoking that keeps you healthy. Is there a relation between weight of a person and breast cancer risk ? Overweight is a risk factor for breast...

Ambiguity

Gender Assignment at birth, A Challenge For Parents

Biggest Assignment as a Parent- Raising a child with Genital Ambiguity The decision to have a baby is the first step in a lifelong commitment of love, time, and financial resources and dealing with a baby with sexual ambiguity is devastating and painful . Sexual ambiguity is a complex issue. An accurate diagnosis is essential and may take some time. Sex of assignment must be based not only on the underlying diagnosis and karyotype but also on the potential for adult sexual function, fertility, and psychological health. For these reasons, input from several specialties, including endocrinology, genetics, neonatology, psychology, urology,...

noise pollution

Noise pollution : Health Hazards

What is noise? Noise is unwanted unpleasant sound which is loud or disruptive to hearing. From definition of physics, noise is same as any form of sound but it is perceived in the brain in a different way. What is noise pollution? Noise pollution is environmental noise and the propagation of noise which cause  harmful impact on the activity of human or animal life. What are the health issues associated with noise pollution? Exposure to noise is associated with adverse health outcomes. Examples: Hearing loss High blood pressure Ischemic heart disease Sleep disturbances Injuries Peptic ulcer Decreased work performance What...

Good Cholesterol

HDL : THE GOOD CHOLESTEROL

What is cholesterol? Cholesterol is a  lipid or  fat-like substance that’s found in all the cells in your body. Your body needs some cholesterol to work properly. But having too much cholesterol in your blood raises your risk of coronary artery disease. What is the function of cholesterol? Cholesterol is an essential structural component of all animal cell membranes and is essential to maintain both membrane structural integrity and fluidity. It is helpful in synthesis of vitamin D and all steroid hormones. What are the types of lipoproteins? Types of lipoproteins in the blood. In order of increasing density, they...

Surrogacy

Surrogacy In India – A Technology Impasse

Surrogacy is a method of assisted reproduction that helps biological parents start families when they cannot conceive naturally or by artificial methods. Couples pursue surrogacy for several reasons and come from different backgrounds. There are two types of surrogacy arrangements: gestational surrogacy and traditional surrogacy. In gestational surrogacy, an egg is removed from the biological mother or an anonymous donor and fertilized with the sperm of the biological father or anonymous donor. The fertilized egg, or embryo, is then transferred to a surrogate who carries the baby to term. The child is thereby genetically related to the woman who donated...

Exercise : Cardio Health benefits

START CARDIO TODAY . CARDIO KEEPS YOUR HEART HEALTHY

What is Cardio? Cardio is a type of  aerobic exercise. This  is physical exercise of low to high intensity that involves or requires utilisation of  free oxygen to meet energy demands during exercise through aerobic metabolism. What are the different types of exercises? Isotonic  Exercise – increase your breathing and heart rate. They keep your heart, lungs, and circulatory system healthy and improve your overall fitness. Examples : brisk walking, jogging, swimming, and biking. Isometric  exercises make your muscles stronger. Some examples are lifting weights and using a resistance band. Balance exercises – help prevent falls. To improve your balance,...

IUI, Andrology , fertility treatment

Successful IUI programme

Intrauterine insemination (IUI) is  a  simple and cost effective fertility treatment.In this procedure healthy sperm is placed into a woman’s uterus when she is ovulating. This procedure is used for couples with unexplained infertility, minimal male factor infertility, and women with cervical mucus problems. IUI success is improved when it is done in conjunction with ovulation-stimulating drugs. It can be performed using the husband’s sperm or donor sperm. Before the procedure, the woman should be evaluated for any hormonal imbalance, infection or any structural problems. Factors for a successful IUI programme : Healthy sperm (Sperm count, motility and morphology should...

LOW COST IVF

Cost of fertility treatment is the single most deciding factor to have a baby- Femelife Fertility The decision to have a baby is the first step in a lifelong commitment of love, time, and financial resources. At Femelife Fertility we understand the long-term implications of the couple’s decision and wish to lessen the financial burden from the beginning. Our attention to quality, coupled with innovations in the treatment of infertility, has led to our excellent success rate. Like many aspects of our health, fertility is improved by adopting a healthy lifestyle. Maintaining an ideal weight, a diet rich in antioxidants (found...

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Stress Management

www.wikiHealthNews.com  What is stress? Stress is a feeling of strain and pressure. Also this is one type of psychological pain. Is stress always harmful? No , It is not always harmful . Small amounts of stress may be desired, beneficial, and even healthy. What is positive stress? Positive stress helps improve athletic performance. It also plays a factor in motivation, adaptation, and reaction to the environment. It helps to improve the quality of a person. What can be the bad effects of stress on health ? Excessive amounts of stress, however, may lead to bodily harm. Stress can increase the risk of strokes, heart attacks, ulcers, and mental illnesses such as depression. What...