PCOD-Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

PCOS – Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a set of symptoms due to elevated androgens (male hormones) in women. The Signs and symptoms of PCOS include irregular or no menstrual periods, heavy periods, excess body and facial hair, acne, pelvic pain, difficulty getting pregnant, and patches of thick, darker, velvety skin. The cause of PCOS is not…

Menopause

Menopause: Age, Symptoms & Treatments

Menopause is that time in a woman’s life when her menstruation stops, and she can no longer have children. It is not a disease or a condition, but a natural ageing process. The usual onset of menopause is 49 to 51 years of age while some women might start experiencing symptoms earlier and some much later.…

Gift Your Daughter A Period Starter Pack

Gift your daughter a starter period pack

Puberty is a natural healthy and natural process. This does not stop a mom from worrying about her daughter getting her first period. It could be because her own experience with her the first period might not have been a pleasant one.. All of us have heard incidents of girls waking up in a pool…

All You Need To Know About Cellulite

All You Need To Know About Cellulite

Out of the many  reasons women feel insecure about their bodies, cellulite seems to be one of them. There is a lot of information and misinformation on ways to get rid of cellulite and all this information can be overwhelming considering how many women are being misled by brands about the idea of a ‘perfect…

Urinary incontinence

Urinary Incontinence – How Big Is The Issue ?

Urinary Incontinence is any accidental or involuntary loss of urine from the bladder. Incontinence is a more common than most people would like to acknowledge and ranges in severity from ‘just a small leak’ to complete loss of bladder. In a study done, it was found that around 40% of women in India between the…

What If Your Daughter Gets Her First Period At School

Worried Your Daughter Will Get Her First Period At School ? Here’s How I Prepared Mine.

I do understand your worry, as my daughter is also a tween. She is in a phase where some of her friends have got their period and some who haven’t. She could get her first period any day, any time in the next day, week, month or year. I didn’t want her to ever feel…

Daughter's First Period

5 Things Every Mom Must Tell Her Daughter Before She Gets Her First Period

Have you talked to your daughter about her first period? You probably must, sooner than you think. Though the average age of first period is around 12 years, there are more and more instances of early puberty or precocious puberty being reported. Even as early as at the age of 6 and 7 years. Here…