Hair loss after Delivery is a very common problem.. affecting nearly 40-50% of the females.
Telogen effluvium is the medical term for post-pregnancy hair loss
The principal cause behind this is Hormones …The high estrogen levels during pregnancy prevent hair from falling out.
However, after birth hormones go back to their pre-pregnancy levels, all the hair fall that should have occurred during nine months of pregnancy, may occur at once.
It is a temporary problem since hair regains its normal thickness within 6-12 months.
Abortion, stillbirth, miscarriage and hormonal imbalance can also trigger hair shedding post-delivery.
But a [...]
Teeth actually start developing while your baby is in the womb and tooth buds form in the gums. Teeth break through one at a time over a period of months, and often – but not always – in this order:
Your baby is teething when his or her first set of teeth, called primary teeth, break through the gums.
The bottom two middle teeth first, then the top two middle ones, then the ones along the sides and back. They may not all come in straight, but don’t worry. They usually straighten out over time.
Normal time period of teething:
Teething usually begins around 6 months of age. But it is normal for teething to start at [...]
For the period of your pregnancy, if your belly button pops out and gets better as your abdomen expands, you probably have an umbilical hernia. They don’t seem to be distinct in being pregnant however hardly ever require treatment even as you’re pregnant except you improve complications.The Umbilical Hernia
According to the National Institutes of Health, an umbilical hernia is a protrusion or herniation of the lining (peritoneum) of the abdominal cavity to into the umbilicus or navel. Bowel then herniates into the sac and can be pushed back in the belly if the opening is wide.
The abdominal lining gets into the belly button through an opening in the [...]
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 [...]
here are 10 money saving tricks that you must learn from your mums :1. Make do and mend
My mum is a one for making weird tube tops and horribly unfashionable dresses (or sacks…) out of old sheets. Maybe you’re not a dab hand with a needle and thread but I bet you can cut your old jeans into a new pair of hawt to trawt shorts, eh? They look way more unique, no one else will be wearing them, you’ve saved an arm and a leg and you’ve been a green citizen, all in a stroke of the [...]
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, [...]
One of the important part of nourishing a baby is Breastfeeding…. one should exclusively breastfeed a baby upto 6 months…
The decision to breastfeed is a hugely personal one.
Moreover, not all women are able to breastfeed. For instance, some women who have had breast operations can have difficulty breastfeeding.
Fortunately, there are a number of aids for breastfeeding available on the market.
Talk to your lactation consultant, midwife, doctor or health visitor about it.
Benefits of breatfeeding:
1. Nutrients and Protection
Breast milk is the best food to help your baby to [...]