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Amenorrhea, Absence of Period Cycle
Amenorrhea - is characterized by the absence of menstrual period - it may be physiological in pregnancy, lactation or menopause and pathological primary when menstruation occurred after age 18 years or secondary pathological when it appears after the normal menstrual cycle and lasts longer than 2 to 3
4 Signs That Something Is Wrong With Your Menstruation
Most women usually discuss their menstrual cramps with each other. But despite this fact, many of us still don’t know whether these severe cramps are normal or not. It may seem that painful periods are not dangerous. Discomfort and painful sensations during menstruation is quite a common condition,
Menstruation Disorders - Amenorrhea - Causes and Symptoms of Secondary Amenorrhea
Amenorrhea is defined as a delay of menstruation. There are 2 types of amenorrhea:a) Primary amenorrhea is defined as no period by age 16 andb)Secondary amenorrhea is defined as period beginning at the appropriate age, but later stops for more than 3 cycles or 6 months. Women who
3 Health Choices that Give You Control Over Your Body
We make choices every day whether it’s what groceries to buy, what movie to see, which parking spot to use, and where to eat for dinner. While these decisions seem important at the time, they don’t really affect us in a profound way. There are some very important
Does the Pill make you gain weight?
Is it a myth or a truth that the birth control in the form of a pill make you gain weight? Most women have heard this and are reluctant to take the pill for contraceptive purposes because they don't want to gain unwanted weight. A research study was
What Exhibits Lymphatic Transplantation to Cause Endometriosis?
As we mentioned in previous articles during the last stage of the menstrual cycle normally a layer of endometriosis lining in the inside of the uterus is expelled, known as menstruation blood but instead some of the endometriosis tissues grow somewhere in the body causing endometriosis. Endometriosis also
Transient Ischemic Attack Facts
People are largely getting affected with cardiovascular problems due to hectic lifestyle, faulty habits of eating and drinking, disturbed sleep, unhealthy living, excessive stress, and continuous neglection towards health can cause trouble with cardiovascular system of the body. With the improvement in science and technology, we have discovered
What Are Oral Contraceptive Combination Pills?
As we mentioned in previous articles during the last stage of the menstrual cycle normally a layer of endometriosis lining in the inside of the uterus is expelled, known as menstruation blood but instead some of the endometriosis tissues grow somewhere in the body causing endometriosis. Endometriosis also
Acne
Acne You may be surprised when you get older and start experiencing a resurgence of the frustrating acne scourge you experienced as a teenager. And while teenage acne was no day at the beach, adult acne can be even more embarrassing because it seems like fewer people are affected
New Prescriptions- Six Drugs to be More Wary of
New prescription drugs are full of possibilities for relief and remission of many illnesses. Television ads abound featuring youthful patients peddling bikes, dipping into pools, and eating all the hot sauce they desire. Most of us would conclude that most new drugs are safe, right? But it isn’t
A Gel to prevent pregnancy
There has been a study on a new birth control in the form of a gel that could potentially replace taking the pill. The birth control is a combination of the hormones estrogen and progesterone in the form of a gel and is to be rubbed in small
How the FDA, Big Pharma, and Doctors Cause Injury for Profit
In some ways the health care in America is the finest in the world.  In other ways it is a severe risk to health, even deadly.  The dark side of this issue involves medication profits at the expense of human health.  This questionable health care approach costs at
Vaginal Itching- Causes, Symptoms And Home Remedies
Being a woman is not easy as there a lot of uncomfortable and embarrassing health conditions they have to go through sometimes like vaginal itching, dryness, burning and a loose vagina. In this article we are going to discuss about an embarrassing medical condition called vaginal itching and
Oral Contraceptive Pills and Vitamins
As we mentioned in previous articles during the last stage of the menstrual cycle normally a layer of endometriosis lining in the inside of the uterus is expelled, known as menstruation blood but instead some of the endometriosis tissues grow somewhere in the body causing endometriosis. Endometriosis also
Acne Treatment, Finally Some Facts
Acne is, perhaps, the single treated skin disorder and has been addressed in a wide variety of ways. Often the wisest step is to develop a program in consultation with a dermatologist or medical practitioner. Even with help, there may be a trial-and-error process in finding the right
10 Reasons You May Not Be Losing Weight
Losing weight can be one of the most daunting tasks beauty-wise or health-wise, not only when you really do have a big appetite for just about any kind of great tasting food, regardless of its nutritional value. It can also be one of the most frustrating, most especially when
Viagra - the household word for impotence treatment medication
Viagra is a drug that brought in a sexual revolution in the society. Massive and motivated advertising campaigns launched by Pfizer pharmaceuticals, the proud makers of the drug, forced men to discuss the most hush-hush subject of impotence. Even doctors admit that Viagra helped bring the issue of
Endometriosis -How Oral Contraceptive Pills Effects Vitamins, and Circulatory System In A Woman's Body
During the last stage of the menstrual cycle normally a layer of endometriosis lining in the inside of the uterus is expelled, known as menstruation blood but instead some of the endometriosis tissues growing somewhere in the body causing endometriosis. Endometriosis also reacts to hormonal signals of the
The Truth About Hair Loss
It is normal to shed hair every day and the truth is we loose between 100-125 hairs on any given day. Hair that is shed falls out at the end of growth cycle. At any given time 10% of our hair is in what is called a "resting