How to get pregnant : natural means

It has been estimated that currently, every, one out of seven couples has problems conceiving a child. The infertility rates are expected to rise more in the future and experts blame this entirely upon the modern lifestyle and eating habits. Thankfully, couples can seek natural remedy and choose healthier lifestyles to get over this. Natural methods have helped almost...

How to know if I am pregnant ? The means to know

There are mainly two types of pregnancy test, the urine test, and the blood test. Both of these methods rely on the detection of the hormone called human chorionic gonadotropin or HCG. This hormone is released by the placenta shortly after the embryo attaches itself to the uterine lining.Urine test When you are having a urine test, it is the...

How to know if I am pregnant? The signs that make you doubt

Pregnancy symptoms are not the same for all women. In fact, they may not even be the same for one woman during different pregnancies. The symptoms vary in intensity, duration, and frequency. Sometimes, they can be just so mild that you will feel like it’s just the normal onset of periods while the reality may be different. The symptoms...

How does my body work : Periods

Men keep on producing sperms for the better part of their life. Women, on the other hand, are born with all the eggs that they will ever have during their lifetime. At the time of birth, the number of eggs is almost 2 million. However, with age, these start to disintegrate and at the age of 10 to 14,...

What should I do if I am pregnant ?

When you first find out about your pregnancy, you may go into a state of ecstasy or complete shock. Whatever be the case, you have to start bracing up for the pregnancy and maintaining a good health both for you and the baby. Listed below are the things a would-be mom should be doing for a healthy delivery.Calculate the...

Vitiligo : Causes, symptoms and treatments

vitiligo

Vitiligo is a bodily disorder in which white patches of skin develop in different parts of the body. This occurs due to the destruction of pigment producing cells or melanocytes in the skin. Vitiligo can also affect the mucous membranes inside the nose, mouth, and eyes.Causes The exact reasons for the occurrence of vitiligo are not known. Since it happens...

Scabies : Causes, symptoms and treatments

scabies

Scabies is itchy and contagious skin condition caused due to parasitic infestation. They are caused due to the itch mites known as Sarcoptes scabiei. These are very small eight legged parasites that can burrow into the skin so as to produce itching. The itchiness can intensify, especially during the night. The mites that infest the humans are females are...

Rosacea : Causes, symptoms and treatments

rosacea

Rosacea is a chronic skin condition that causes redness and visible blood vessels in the face. If the condition gets severe, these red bumps on the skin can also swell up and get filled with pus. The symptoms can keep on flaring up and diminishing until they are treated. If the condition is mild, they may also be mistaken...

Psoriasis : Causes, symptoms and treatments

psoriasis

Psoriasis is a chronic skin condition that results in the thickening and scaling of the skin. Although it is a non-contagious condition, the dried and flaky skin can rapidly proliferate in the affected person thus covering up a large portion of the skin. It generally affects the skin above and around the elbows, knees, and scalp. They can vary...

Pruritus : Causes, symptoms and treatments

pruritus

Pruritus is the medical term used for itchy skin. The itchiness can very intense and chronic. It could give rise to a strong urge to scratch, thus puncturing the skin. However, this should be avoided as the breaking of the skin’s natural barrier could lead to other secondary infections. The itchiness can occur in a small area like the...