What Is Your Period Called in Other Countries? (Infographic)

What Is Your Period Called in Other Countries? (Infographic)

Well, is it that time of the month again? That time in a woman’s life when the hormones are playing war games with her. Women all around the world talk about their period giving those clever, silly or even totally unrelated names, perhaps because the name ‘Period’ itself sounds gross if talked about publicly. From […]

The Different Aspects of Pain with Endometriosis

The Different Aspects of Pain with Endometriosis

Endometriosis is a common gynecological problem, where the endometrial lining of the uterus is found to be growing at locations other than within the uterus, causing various symptoms. Among the routinely noted symptoms, pain with endometriosis is the most common. The chronically occurring pain with endometriosis can be severe enough to disrupt normal activities and […]

Treatment for Menopause – Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

Treatment for Menopause – Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

Before ploughing right on with discussing options and treatment for menopause, let us pause to take note of the fact that menopause is a perfectly natural stage; that each woman reaches in her life. While it is a process that troubles some women far more than others, it is important not to view it as […]

An Overview of Treatments for Endometriosis

An Overview of Treatments for Endometriosis

An estimated 5 to 10% of women may have the condition called endometriosis which is characterized by the cells of the endometrium (the cells that line the inside of the uterus) growing outside of the uterus. Pelvic pain (that can extend to the legs), infertility and symptoms such as fatigue, very heavy menstrual bleeding, gastrointestinal […]

Laparoscopic Hysterectomy – Some Frequently Asked Questions

Laparoscopic Hysterectomy – Some Frequently Asked Questions

A hysterectomy refers to the surgical removal of the reproductive organs of a woman, either in part or completely – a radical hysterectomy removes the ovaries, fallopian tubes, the entire uterus, cervix, upper vagina and lymph nodes, a complete hysterectomy removes the entire uterus and cervix, whereas a subtotal hysterectomy removes only the uterus, leaving […]

The Many Benefits Of Breastfeeding

The Many Benefits Of Breastfeeding

The benefits of breastfeeding are obvious and many when it comes to the baby – the milk is ideal in terms of consistency, nutrition, temperature; it is easy to digest, and helps the baby build up immunity and even helps to enhance the baby’s intelligence. So clearly there are multiple benefits to the baby; however […]

Surgical Birth Control Options

Surgical Birth Control Options

Complete abstinence is supposed to be the other foolproof method of birth control. However numerous birth control options are available – hormonal contraception includes the monthly pill and the morning after pill, as well as injectible hormones and intrauterine devices which offer sustained release of certain hormones to prevent pregnancy. In addition there are other […]

Angina Symptoms That Women Should Look out for

Angina Symptoms That Women Should Look out for

Heart disease is often thought of as something of a silent killer of women, since women often don’t experience the same symptoms of heart disease as men do. In other words, since women often exhibit ‘atypical symptoms’, the symptoms and consequently the heart disease is often not diagnosed correctly. Women’s angina symptoms are similar in […]


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