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Aug

Starvation and the Body

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We have often heard of fasting leading to salvation, and Anna Hazare in true Gandhian style is using it to rid the country of corruption. “Fasting or Starvation” being the tool of achieving goals here, let us try and explain how it affects the body.   Irrespective of the cause behind...Read More

06
Jul

Get Fruitful result with Proper Diet during Pregnancy

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Good diet is an essential for health, growth and stamina. What we eat regularly goes a long way in giving us strength, vigor, intelligence, sustenance and immunity. You should be all the more careful about the diet if you or person close to you is pregnant. At this stage, the growth and development...Read More

06
Jul

Down Syndrome and Your Unborn Baby!

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There are many children in this world who are born with some disorder. Some of these disorders are physical whereas some can be mental. Down syndrome (DS) also termed as Trisomy 21 is a common condition amongst small children in which their body constitutes genetic components in excess amount. As a result...Read More

06
Jul

Abnormal / Emergency Pregnancy Signs

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Pregnancy is a joyous phase when the entire family and you feel to welcome the new member with open arms. But sure with the happiness comes a set of responsibilities. A mother must act vigilant to keep the baby safe with all essentials and required parameters. Pregnancy is a very sensitive phase and...Read More

05
Jul

Morning Sickness and Pregnancy

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We all know of the morning sickness that comes along the first trimester of pregnancy as a part and parcel of the process. Some may suffer immensely while others may just make a quick escape of it. It all depends on the genes as it is seen to run in families; daughters born to mothers with high duty...Read More

05
Jul

Keep away any side effects to would-be-mom and baby with NT - NB scan

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The advancements in the ultrasound and their technical applications are proving to be a complete bliss to the mankind. On one hand where they let a doctor reveal the hidden factors or components in a diseased fetus, on the other hand they allow gynaecologists to use them freely to know the baby whereabouts...Read More

05
Jul

Detect any Pre-Birth Genetic Disorders through Double Marker Test

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Double marker test is the first trimester screening for pre- natal (pre-birth) genetic disorders including the trisomy of the 18th, 21st and 13th chromosome. With the modern concept of late matrimony, chromosomal defects are seen quite frequently and with age, the chances of developing the above genetic...Read More

04
Jul

Miscarriage and First Trimester

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First three months of pregnancy as all very well know are quite crucial with high risk of losing the baby. Miscarriage and the first trimester are very common and so intricately woven together that in most countries gynaecologist confirm pregnancy only after one is in her 12 weeks or so. Simply, once...Read More

04
Jul

Pregnancy Tests: Vital to ensure healthy baby

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Life of a woman enters the phase of a mother when she gets pregnant. The mother’s joy starts with a heartbeat heard for the first time and a playful kick always reminds her that she is not alone. These words hold a lot of truth in them. However, there are certain pregnancy tests which need to be...Read More

04
Jul

Iodine: Are we getting enough?

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There was a time when ‘Iodine’ was considered a ‘universal medicine’ and used to treat a number of conditions like lung disease, colds and infections. To make sure that people get the required amount of this trace mineral in their diet, it was added to salt and flour. But by the...Read More

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