Essential reading for Women and Children Health

On July 27, 2017

World Hepatitis Day

28th July is recognized as World Hepatitis Day; and today we would help you understand the common causes and Effect of Hepatitis in Pregnancy. Hepatitis is an infection and inflammation of the liver caused by a virus. Jaundice during pregnancy is mainly caused by Hepatitis. Normally, being pregnant will not hasten the disease process or […]

On July 14, 2017

PCOS and Pregnancy

Polycystic ovary syndrome is a complex, commonest endocrine metabolic condition in the reproductive years of a woman. There is no single attributing factor. It is multifactorial. Its impact on pregnancy is not elucidated entirely. Women with recurrent pregnancy loss, subfertility, obesity causing concerns are associated with PCOS.  Spontaneous miscarriage is seen in almost 40% of […]

On July 12, 2017

My Gynaec – The Essential App For Expecting And New Moms

Motherhood Hospitals is a comprehensive woman and child care hospital committed to providing a gamut of services to women, newborns and paediatrics. Our multidisciplinary team provides comprehensive and personalised care, including obstetrics, gynaecology, neonatology, paediatrics, fetal medicine, radiology and speciality outpatient clinics. Situated in chief areas of Bangalore such as Indiranagar, Sarjapur Road and Hebbal, […]

On June 15, 2017

Food For A Healthy Mind & Pregnancy

Every day, pregnant and nursing women have to make important dietary decisions by consuming healthy meals that include essential nutrients such as folic acid, calcium and pre-natal vitamins. Omega-3 fatty acids, which are long-chain polyunsaturated essential fatty acids, are also crucial for the mother’s health and also for the overall development of a healthy baby. […]

On June 15, 2017

Women Health & Nutrition

A balanced diet is a cornerstone of health for Women. Nutrient-rich foods provide energy for women’s busy lives and help to prevent disease. Eating right as follows: At least three servings of whole grains such as whole-grain bread, rice, roti, paratha etc can be taken. Three servings of low-fat or fat-free dairy products including milk, […]

On May 24, 2017

Preeclamsia & Prematurity

Pre – Eclampsia is a serious health problem affecting 5-8% of pregnancy worldwide (8-10)% of pregnant women in India gets affected by it. 40% indicated or medically induced prematurity is caused by pre – Eclampsia and eclampsia in order to save life of mother and baby as delivery is the final option for this disease […]

On May 13, 2017

Lamaze – Simplifying Your Journey From Pregnancy To Childbirth

Lamaze – Simplifying your journey from pregnancy to childbirth While being in a room full of pregnant women discussing their hormonal changes may seem to be scary for a few husbands, Lamaze instructors make it comfortable for you by giving the serious issues some interesting twists. Lamaze techniques involve not just written and oral instructions […]

On April 24, 2017

Why PCOS is on the rise among Indian women

There is a general lack of awareness regarding the condition and it often remains undetected for years. One in every 10 women in India has polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), a common endocrinal system disorder among women of reproductive age, according to a study by PCOS Society. And out of every 10 women diagnosed with PCOS, […]

On April 7, 2017

Endometriosis – Everything You Need To Know

Many women learn to normalise pain they experience during their period and not to talk about out loud. We’re encouraging women and teenagers to break a taboo and talk about their menstrual health. Endometriosis (pronounced en- doh – mee – tree – oh – sis) affects more than just the physical body and can have a profound […]