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What Are Nabothian Cysts and How Are They Treated?

What Are Nabothian Cysts and How Are They Treated?

Nabothian cysts are raised bumps on the cervix. These cysts are mucus-filled lumps that appear on the outer surface of the uterine opening or the cervix. Nabothian cysts are also referred to as nabothian follicles or mucinous retention cysts. These cysts generally tend to form when the normal outer most tissue layer of the cervix […]

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Uterine Fibroids: Are They a Potential Danger to Every Woman?

Uterine Fibroids: Are They a Potential Danger to Every Woman?

What Are Uterine Fibroids? Uterine fibroids are usually non-cancerous tissue growths inside of the muscles of the uterine wall. Uterine fibroids can vary in size and shape. They can be single or multiple in number. Different Types of Uterine Fibroids Sub-mucosal fibroids – occur inside of the myometrium. They are the one that cause heavy […]

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Obesity and Pregnancy - Few Facts We Must Share with You

Obesity and Pregnancy – Few Facts We Must Share with You

Obesity is a recent epidemic. In the UK, one out of five antenatal women is obese. In the USA 60% adults are obese now. In this perspective, obesity is now considered as an important health problem.  Pregnancies are often complicated by obesity as obese gravid women develop pregnancy complications at a faster rate than the […]

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Exercise in Pregnancy - Would You Opt for It?

Exercise in Pregnancy – Would You Opt for It?

It’s true that lots of physical and hormonal changes occur in pregnant women, which make them vulnerable to certain physical exercise. Weight gain of around 11 kg occurs in pregnancy. Increased levels of pregnancy hormones also make the joints lax and hyper mobile. Thus, straight way, indulging or continuing exercise in pregnancy appeared to be […]

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Pregnancy over 35 - What to Expect When You Are Expecting

Pregnancy over 35 – What to Expect When You Are Expecting

Will your advanced age create any challenge if you are planning for a pregnancy? Unfortunately advanced age is not only a challenge to your fertility status, but also your childbearing capacity. Advanced maternal age in this respect is defined as women aged over 35 years at the time of her delivery. The incidences of pregnancy […]

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Emergency Contraception: Plan B, Ella and IUDs

Emergency Contraception: Plan B, Ella and IUDs

Emergency contraception is provided in many different forms such as hormonal pills, Ella, specialized intrauterine devices. As the name indicates it is aimed to provide birth control in emergency situations such as After an unprotected sexual intercourse that may be done with the agreement of the woman or at times secondary to rape. Secondary to […]

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Medical Abortion: Be Careful, Ask Your Gynecologist in Brooklyn

Medical Abortion: Be Careful, Ask Your Gynecologist in Brooklyn

Termination of a pregnancy is regarded as immoral and completely unethical by certain societies regardless of the reason it is conducted for. In other societies, it is allowed to perform abortion in case if the mom is at risk of developing any complication associated with carrying the pregnancy. In addition, in the developing countries, abortion […]

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Oral Contraceptive Pills Advantages Disadvantages

Combined Oral Contraceptive Pills: Mechanism of Action, Advantages and Disadvantages

Hormonal contraception is an efficient and one of the most widely used birth control methods. It is available in the form of Oral medications containing either estrogen and progestin hormones together or progestin alone Patches applied over the skin surface, Rings inserted in the vagina, injections Specialized devices that are positioned inside the uterus Combined […]

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