Importance of Menstrual Hygiene

Menstruation is a natural part of the reproductive cycle but sadly the culture of taboo, myths, misinformation and stigma associated with the subject even today, gets in the way of women managing...

Diabetes in Pregnancy

Diabetes in Pregnancy or Gestational Diabetes Mellitus is a medical condition when the blood sugar levels are higher than normal range. Milder forms of Gestational Diabetes can be managed with...

Dads and Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding is often seen as an exclusive relationship between a baby and its mother. However, the father is also very much a part of it. Fathers have a lot to contribute to, and can be part of...

The Inside Story

The Inside Story The development of the baby can be divided into three specific periods of three months each, together making nine months, which we call trimesters. The first trimester (1-3...

Operative Deliveries

Operative Deliveries Is there an increase in the incidence? What is being done about it? The cesarean rates across the world range from 15% to approximately 30% in some areas. Many different...