Angina in pregnancy: what is the danger and what to do?
Angina pectoris is one of the varieties of ischemic disease, as a result of which enough oxygen does not enter the heart muscle. Such a process can lead to the development of various diseases and significantly worsen overall health. (Further…)
Surgical operations during pregnancy
Absolutely every person is frightened by the fact of necessity of carrying out of surgical operations, what then it is possible to speak about pregnant women which once again to leave on street during an exacerbation of catarrhal diseases to leave to be afraid? Will planned or emergency surgical operations become harmful? When you can not do without surgery? (Further…)
Can a woman get pregnant after menopause?
Climax from Greek means "step". This period is considered a new stage of the female body. Previously, it was believed that the climacteric period is typical only for women, but scientists have been able to prove - men are also experiencing this period. Only there are differences, in some men the childbearing function persists to the old age, and also the strong half does not have various unpleasant symptoms that the woman must experience. Many ask the question, can I become a mother after the menopause? To answer it, you need to know how the female body functions in a certain period. (Further…)
Myths about infertility - why can not I get pregnant?
Despite the fact that we live in a modern society, the infertility of a couple is considered something unnatural, unacceptable and obviously abnormal. Few people are civilized about this issue and in general to the fact that a woman or a man can not have children for certain reasons (both physiological and psychological). And, on the Internet you can find a huge amount of useful information on this topic. But, the myths around such a violation in the body, like infertility, continue to grow every year - we list the main of them and answer the questions of interest. (Further…)
11 week of pregnancy
11th week of pregnancy means that the first trimester is coming to an end and you are already going into the second. Behind the risk of miscarriage, a blood test for hCG and hormones, registration in a women's consultation, as well as screening for chromosomal pathologies, in particular - Down's syndrome. If a woman has been suffering from toxicosis since the first days of a pregnant state, then now he must retreat into the background. You can fully enjoy the time waiting for a miracle. The future mother feels happy, she has an upbeat mood, good emotions. (Further…)
10 week of pregnancy
At the tenth week of pregnancy, the embryo can be considered fully formed, and it is already called a fruit weighing 5 grams and 4 cm in length. At this stage, this small man continues to develop a sucking reflex. Of the necessary tests this week, you must do ultrasound , it is also called screening, whose task is to determine the thickness of the collar zone of the fetus. That will allow to tell, whether if at an embryo any pathologies or not. Also, in order to be 100% sure of the health of the child, you will need to pass a blood test to determine the level of hormones RAPP and hCG. What will it give? You will get a result, which will indicate whether there is a risk that the fetus has some chromosome defects or not. Of course, it will not be superfluous to register with a women's consultation. (Further…)
Ninth week of pregnancy
At the ninth week of pregnancy, a woman can finally notice the first changes in her figure. If at the seventh and eighth week of pregnancy, the tummy looked as if the woman had a slight swelling, but now it becomes more rounded. In addition, the pregnant woman increases in size breasts, the hormonal background changes, appetite increases, mood swings appear more often. (Further…)
How does a woman feel after giving birth?
Regardless of how the woman gave birth - naturally or she was given a cesarean section - she is in an agitated psycho-emotional state and physical exhaustion. Moreover, psychologists say that the mother in the first few days has the right absolutely to any emotions - both positive and negative. Why? Because a woman literally a few hours ago passed into a new state of her mother and she needs to get used to it. Yesterday she was pregnant, and today she is a mother; a few hours ago she could not see herself in the mirror because of her big tummy, and now her body was stiff, took strange shapes. If the birth of a woman passed in a complex form, it is only natural that she can not even get out of bed, let alone something more. (Further…)
Effective methods to combat toxemia
Pregnancy is the most beautiful period in a woman's life. The feeling of a new life under the heart brings joy, warmth, hope. Women glow, radiating love and affection for their future children. (Further…)
Eighth week of pregnancy
At the 8th week of pregnancy, it is advisable to register with a women's consultation. Especially, if at 7 week of pregnancy you have passed a blood test for HCG, progesterone and ultrasound and you did not like something in the results. In particular, a slowly growing hormone of hCG may indicate that the fetus develops slowly or with some minor (but, corrected) abnormalities. The earlier you go to the gynecologist and pass all the necessary examinations, the better for you and for the child. You must understand that you are not only responsible for yourself. (Further…)