When it comes to the joys and woes of pregnancy, TV has taught us all about the strange cravings, nausea and morning sickness, and the swelling of your feet. You think we would have learned enough from all the pregnant characters we’ve seen on our favorite series. Unfortunately, having a bun in the oven comes […]
Childbirth is an unforgettable stage in a woman’s life. One will have to go through unbearable pain to ensure safe delivery. However, after the nine months of carrying the baby and the actual childbirth, the challenges that the mother face does not end there. The postpartum stage is the moment right after […]
While the topic of contraception and birth control can spark many heated debates, there’s no denying that a lot of women take up the pill for more reasons than one. These benefits are also backed up by science and medical experts. Before you dismiss the prospect of taking birth control, here are some benefits many […]
There is a common practice wherein women only go to an obstetrician and gynecologist when they’re pregnant, or hoping to be so. However, some valid reasons exist why you should schedule an appointment to an OB/GYN, and make it an annual practice as well. Here are some of them. General Health Some […]
For many women from adolescents to adults, the word “hormones” is considered a negative term. Why won’t it be? Those hormones are responsible for your mood swings and breakouts. Once in your life, you’ve blamed hormones because of its not-so-good physical manifestations.
It has become a habit among women to check their breasts to spot lumps early on regularly. Essentially, every woman should know how to do self-check-ups just to ensure the regular monitoring of any lumps that may appear in the area. However, there are many other things women must watch […]