Category: HEALTH

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Health Sleep Habits

Healthy sleep habits can make a big difference in our quality of life. Few people worry about spending too much time in bed. An extra hour or two of stolen sleep on Sunday can...

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Dietary Fibre Function – Healthy Diet

Insoluble fibre is metabolically inert and provides bulking, or it can be fermented in the large intestine. Bulking fibres absorb water as they move through the digestive system, easing defecation.Insoluble fibres are found in...

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Ectopic Pregnancy Can Cause Secondary Infertility

How Ectopic pregnancy can cause secondary infertility? After a child birth or a termination of pregnancy infection can set in and affect the healthy fallopian tubes or worsen previously diseased tubes. Tubal diseases are a risk factor for ectopic pregnancy that is when the pregnancy happens...

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Endometrium in Pregnancy

Implantation of a fertilized ovum is most likely to occur around 6 – 9 days after ovulation.

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Obesity and PCOS

Obesity is a common finding in PCOS and aggravates many of its reproductive and metabolic features. About 25% of asymptomatic women with regular menses have PCO morphology on ultrasound. Many of these women have...

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What are the causes of miscarriages?

Miscarriages –         There are many possible causes for miscarriage, including: genetic and hormonal problems; infection and  defects in blood-clotting; uterine problems and cervical weakness. The treatment recommendations for patients with recurrent pregnancy loss are based on...

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What are the tests done for infertility?

When a woman is undergoing a fertility work-up, Cycle Day 3 is the day she has blood work performed to check the levels of three important levels: follicle stimulating hormone (FSH), luteinizing hormone (LH)...

Sleep and Fertility 18

Fragmented sleep may influence fertility

Sleep is a naturally relaxing state of mind and body. Sleep occurs in repeating cycles, in which the body alternates between two distinct modes. These periods of sleep have different types of eye movements like rapid...

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What are the risks of gonadotropin treatment?

During IVF treatment medications are given to stimulate the reproductive systems. As a result, women are exposed to high levels of estrogen, which the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences lists as a known...

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What causes Infertility?

The cause of infertility may be difficult to determine in all cases, but certain factors can be ascertained. Infertility may be caused by many factors including problems with egg or sperm production, genetic factors,...

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IVF treatment – Preparations

IVF Treatment – How to prepare? IVF treatment is time consuming and requires a lot of patience. Get prepared for your journey with the following tips – Select a clinic – There are numerous...

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Fertility Facts

How much do you really know about conception and fertility? Here are some facts of fertility you must know- Women with multiple fetuses are more than twice as likely to develop high blood pressure of pregnancy and premature birth. There is a higher than average chance of conceiving twins with IVF treatment. Single women can go for fertility treatment to procure their biological child....

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PCOS & Lifestyle

PCOS women can present with mental health disorders including depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder and binge eating disorder. Weight loss improves menstrual irregularities, symptoms of androgen excess, and infertility in PCOD. A moderate reduction in...

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Advantages of Blastocyst Transfer

How blastocyst culture helps for high success in IVF treatment? Blastocyst is an embryo which has developed to day 5 stage with different cell components and a fluid cavity. The advantage of blastocyst cultures...