What is Melatonin?
Melatonin, the sleep wake hormone is secreted from pineal gland in the brain. It regulates circadian rhythms, has also been shown to exhibit unique oxygen scavenging abilities.
What are Reactive oxygen species ROS?
Reactive oxygen species (ROS) are chemically reactive chemical species containing oxygen. These are … Read more
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IVF is used to overcome female infertility in the woman due to problems of the fallopian tube, making fertilisation in vivo difficult or due to problems in the partner like decreased sperm quality and quantity. For IVF to be successful it typically requires healthy ova, sperm … Read more
Why HSG(Hysterosalpingogram) is done?
Hysterosalpingogram is a type of X-Ray of abdomen to know the condition of the fallopian tubes. If the fallopian tubes are blocked then couple may have difficult in conceiving, it is required to check whether tubes are open or not in cases of infertility. It’s also … Read more
What is ovarian drilling and how does it work?
In women with PCOS ovulation doesn’t occur regularly and usually they have ovaries with a thick outer layer. The ovaries make more testosterone, the male type of hormone. High testosterone levels lead to irregular menstrual periods, acne, and extra body hair.… Read more
Fertility is a natural process in the body and is the result of the union of an egg with a sperm which give rise to an embryo that grows into a baby inside the uterus.
Factors which decides natural conception
- Healthy sperm (Sperm count, motility and morphology should be
PCOS, considered one of the most common endocrine conditions in women of childbearing age, may be present in up to 20% of women of reproductive age. The majority of cases of PCOS are undiagnosed.Risk factors for PCOS included age between 25 and 34 years, a history of infertility, the presence … Read more
What is Depression?
Depression is a common but serious mood disorder. It causes severe symptoms that affect how you feel, think, and handle daily activities, such as sleeping, eating, or working. To be diagnosed with depression, the symptoms must be present for at least two weeks.
When you know that … Read more
In the strict sense, “immunity” defines an acquired resistance to infectious disease that is specific, i.e., resistance against a particular disease-causing agent(Pathogen). A person who has had measles once will not suffer from measles a second time, and is thus called immune. Our immune system recognizes the pathogen as foreign … Read more
Kidney failure is preventable
The kidneys function as blood filters that drain waste products while retaining other valuable blood contents like proteins. Kidney disease develops slowly, with few symptoms. It is often not recognized until the disease is advanced. If it is detected early, treatment can slow down the disease … Read more