A significant number of young girls and women still do not visit a gynaecologist as often as they should. Here are 13 reasons why your gynaecologist should be on your speed dial.
1. When your daughter is closing in on puberty Ensure you take your daughter to her first gynaecological visit when you notice that she is approaching puberty. It is important for young girls to understand their body changes and realise early on that a trusted gynaecologist will be their best friend for life.
2. If your periods are irregular It is very important to track your periods. A small book in your draw, an excel worksheet or an application on your smart phone – tracking [...]
Prediabetes is a warning sign. It’s when your blood glucose level (blood sugar level) is higher than normal, but it’s not high enough to be considered diabetes.Prediabetes is an indication that youcould develop type 2 diabetes if you don’t make some lifestyle changes.But here’s the good news: it is possible to prevent prediabetes from developing into type 2 diabetes. Eating healthy food, losing weight and staying at a healthy weight, and being physically active can help you bring your blood glucose level back into the normal range. Symptoms Diabetes develops very gradually, so when you’re in the prediabetes stage—when your blood glucose [...]
“In the early stages of HIV infection, the most common symptoms are none,” says Michael Horberg, MD, director of HIV/AIDS for Kaiser Permanente, in Oakland, Calif. One in five people in the United States with HIV doesn’t know they have it, which is why it’s so important to get tested, especially if you have unprotected sex with more than one partner or use intravenous drugs.Fever
One of the first signs of ARS can be a mild fever, up to about 102 degrees F.
The fever, if it occurs at all, is often accompanied by other usually mild symptoms, such as fatigue, swollen lymph glands, and a sore throat.
“At this point the virus is moving [...]
Many of the symptoms on this list are very common everyday pains and maladies that people without cancer experience. But it is important to be in tune to what your body is telling you, and if you are experiencing one or more of these symptoms on a regular basis, you should talk to a doctor as soon as possible. Early detection is important and it could save your life.2. Pain Okay, so pain can have many causes, people have headaches and back aches all the time without any serious health problems. But persistent headaches can be an early sign of brain cancer and back pain can be a sign of rectal or ovarian cancer. If you start experiencing persistent pain, [...]
Being Pregnant is one of the Beautiful phase of a Lady’s life….
Some symptoms can tell you a bit early before pregnancy tests
Obviously missing your period is an important sign but a lot of females have irregular periods.
So here are the signs of upcoming guest:
One of the most communal symptoms during conceiving is exhaustion or fatigue. During tiredness don’t take caffeine in extra amount if u think you have conceive, in this situation you should take rest and take it easy. Mostly women can start feeling remarkably fatigue almost one week of conceiving, the reason [...]
1. You’ve noticed unpleasant skin changes Dark, velvety patches in the folds of skin, usually on the back of the neck, elbows, or knuckles, are often an early warning sign of too-high blood sugar levels. Although genetics or hormonal conditions can cause the skin disorder, called acanthosis nigricans, “when I notice the patches, the first thing I do is test my patient’s blood sugar,” says Sanjiv Saini, MD, a dermatologist in Edgewater, Maryland. “High insulin levels promote the growth of skin cells, and melanin, a pigment in these cells, makes the patches dark.” The test may show that the patient already has diabetes, but, more likely, [...]
A breast self-exam is a check-up a woman does at home to look for changes or problems in the breast tissue. Many women feel that doing this is important to their health
It is a step-by-step approach to examining (observing) and feeling the breasts. Others, however, prefer random checks and general awareness, such as checking while in the shower, getting up in the morning or going to bed at night – a less systematic approach.Aim :
The aim of a monthly breast self-exam is to report any detected changes to a health care professional [...]