The increasing rate of infertility in women has alarmed experts all over the world. The leading cause of this emerging problem is a serious endocrine disorder called polycystic ovarian syndrome or PCOS. While PCOS is not a new disorder, the rise in its frequency is...

Pregnant women have usually advised a specific list of several dos and don'ts by everybody. What is more interesting is that many of these are simply pregnancy myths. Pregnancy Myths that you never knew: Myth 1: Really Sick? You may have Twins Fact - If you are feeling...

There are many reasons as to why a woman might be prone to developing gynecologic cancer; however, some genes (oncogenes and tumor suppressor genes) may become damaged through smoking, aging, environmental influences, or inheritance and result in the uncontrolled spread and growth of abnormal cells. This...

Most women worry about labor pain and how they will bear it. Hearing the experiences of some women, you will find that the process of childbirth is painful but despite being painful you can tolerate them, and many times even without any medical intervention. Women asked...

Menstruation is a natural activity occurring in women, which is important for every aging girl. But even today, many young girls do not have complete information about this activity, which makes it even more difficult to adopt physical and mental changes occurring at such times. Let's...

Periods are like a battle for a woman with her own body. Women often experience different emotions and at times, deal with symptoms. Some might feel absolutely normal and some might go through unbearable pain. To get rid of discomfort, some women tend towards food,...

You never think that you will be the one to be an infertility statistic. This only happens to other people, not to you. But what happens when it does happen to you? How do you handle it? Infertility can be a tough pill to swallow and...

Several cancer treatments have side effects that can make it harder to have a baby, but there are options available to preserve fertility for cancer patients. But, cancer treatments such as radiation and medical therapies can affect fertility, or the ability to conceive. The risk of...

There are many women who have uterine fibroids, and some of them are suffering from problems related to them. There are few treatment options: medication, myomectomy to remove the fibroids, MRI-guided focused ultrasound, or hysterectomy to remove the entire uterus. Options were restricted too, to only...

It’s not surprising for women in their 20s to 40s to seek treatment for heavy periods and pelvic pain from conditions such as endometriosis or fibroids. When women are considering becoming pregnant, many will avoid seeking treatment as they are scared that surgery could result...