What causes birth defects?
Natural birth defects occur in about 5% of babies born regardless of the conditions of the pregnancy. Birth defects are structural changes present at birth that can affect any part or parts of the body. They may affect structure of a body part or function of … Read more
What is secondary infertility?
15 – 20 % of fertile women often experience difficulty in conceiving after a childbirth or an abortion. This condition is called secondary infertility and it affects a woman socially and emotionally. The causes of secondary infertility are also same as primary infertility but it confuses … Read more
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 … Read more
What is intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI)?
In human being formation of an embryo from a woman’s egg and a man’s sperm is a very complex phenomenon. The sperm of a man is a moving cell inside the body and it must reach to the egg at appropriate time to fertilize … Read more
How dangerous is cancer of cervix?
Cervical cancer, the cancer of birth canal is caused by Human Papillomavirus infection in majority, and is the leading cancer in Indian women. Cervical cancer is the second most common cancer in women worldwide. It is the fifth most common cancer in humans and … Read more
How Advanced Age Affects Fertility?
Fertility changes with age. Both males and females become fertile in adolescence period. In Girls, the reproductive years is marked by the onset of ovulation and menstruation which continues till menopause .Generally, reproductive potential decreases as women get older, and fertility can be expected to … Read more
What is the cause of Vomiting During Pregnancy?
1. Most likely reason for vomitting during pregnancy ?
Some reasons are forwarded to explain vomiting during pregnancy :
Rapid changes in hormone levels – cause changes in the muscle contraction and relaxation patterns of your stomach and intestines that results … Read more
What is smoker’s palate?
smoker’s palate is a diffuse white patch on the hard palate, usually caused by tobacco smoking, usually pipe or cigar smoking.
Is smoker’s palate painful?
No, it is not painful. It is painless.
What is the cause of smoker’s palate?
It is caused by … Read more