Leukorrhea in Early Pregnancy, Symptoms, Causes, Treatment

What is Leukorrhea ? It  pertains to the thick vaginal discharge which may or may not have any odor. Women experience this kind of vaginal discharge during their entire reproductive years, but it occurs due to a variety of reasons. There may ...

Heart Palpitations – At Night, After Eating, During Pregnancy

What are palpitations ? Heartbeat palpitations occur when the heart beats faster than usual. Individuals who experience this often describe it as irregular and rapid beating of the heart. Some also claim that the heart seems to skip beating ...

Side effects of abortion

There are many side effects of abortion and these can be physical as well as emotional.  They generally tend to differ from one woman to another. Hence, before a woman opts for abortion she should consult a doctor to carefully weigh in all ...

Depo Shot Side Effects

Let us go over through the side effects of depo shot.  It  is a birth control shot which involves injection of the progestin hormone to prevent pregnancy. Depo shot is also known by its brand name, Depo-Provera or is called DMPA, which is ...

Potassium Deficiency Symptoms in Women

Potassium is a vital mineral that is important for energy, vitality and normal functioning of our body. Women are more prone to potassium deficiency compared to men. Medically, this deficiency is known as hypokalemia. If there is not enough ...

PUPPS rash – Pictures, Causes, Treatment, Diagnosis

Pruritic Urticarial Papules and Plaques of Pregnancy rash or PUPPS rash is a skin condition that develops during pregnancy. Pregnant mothers expecting a baby for the first time are the ones mostly affected by this skin problem. Usually, the ...

Signs of Pregnancy before Missed Period

The most obvious sign of pregnancy is a missed period, but for women who are trying to conceive, they’ll probably look for earlier signs of pregnancy before missed period. But it should be remembered that many of these signs are not specific ...

Pain in the Lower Left Abdomen

There can be various reasons that may cause pain in the lower left abdomen. It may be a sharp or mild pain experienced at the lower – left region of the stomach. The lower left region is believed to be common part of the body where pain is ...