Natural contraceptives: What are they?

natural contraceptives
October 4, 2017

Natural contraceptives are methods based on sexual abstinence following the periods of ovulation of the woman. This results in the couple avoiding intercourse on the most probable date of evolution, at least for 8 days in the middle of the menstrual cycle. Natural contraceptives are only recommended for women with very regular menstrual cycles, which make it possible to calculate fertile days reliably from month to month. Otherwise, and especially…


Preventive Mastectomy: Tightens the risk of breast cancer by 95%

preventive mastectomy
August 11, 2017

Preventive mastectomy is surgery for the partial or total removal of one or both breasts in order to reduce the risk of breast cancer. A technique that can reduce risk by 95% in cases of genetic predisposition, as has been shown by science. In our country, Public Health carries out a genetic test in cases where it is detected that there is a genetic risk, although it is only applied…


Aches and pains associated with orgasm: Symptoms of dysorgasmia

symptoms of dysorgasmia
July 18, 2017

There are people who suffer from a number of ailments and symptoms associated with orgasm. It is very difficult to treat dysorgasmia because in addition the people who suffer it do not know exactly what is happening to them. It is very important to recognize this condition as it is the first step to stop suffering. Below you will find the main symptoms related to dysorgasmia. What exactly is dysorgasmy?…


The 3 phases of menopause

phases of menopause
April 22, 2017

Menopause is a natural process that occurs in the woman’s body with the arrival of the last period. This is not something that happens immediately, but on the contrary, the process can be extended up to five years. The approximate age of menopause ranges from 45 to 53 years. Women, who experience menopause, go through different phases and have a series of consequences associated with them. Here are the three…


Eggs freezing: New techniques and progress

eggs freezing
March 24, 2017

The delay in the maternity age is a reality, with many factors influencing this decision. But delaying motherhood does not necessarily mean that women do not want to be mothers, but consider that it is not the most appropriate time (by personal, professional, family situation …). The freezing or vitrification, one of the assisted reproduction techniques in which more progress has been made in recent years, allows women to preserve…


Puerperal mastitis: Symptoms, causes and treatment

puerperal mastitis
August 11, 2016

Puerperal mastitis is a very common type of mastitis during breastfeeding. What are its symptoms and what causes it? We will discover everything that you need to know about it. The mastitis is basically the inflammation of the mammary gland, which can actually be affected by a wide variety of causes, many of them wildly different, although usually very commonly associated with breastfeeding. But obviously it is not the only…


Menstrual pain, infertility and sexual intercourse pain: What causes these symptoms

July 21, 2016

The endometriosis is a disease that affects 10% of women in their childbearing years, still higher than the percentage of women with endometriosis when infertile reaching up to 35%. Endometriosis can be developed from the first menstruation however it is often not diagnosed until the 25 or 35 years. This disease also affects women during menopause. The endometrium is the tissue lining the inner layer of the uterus, and endometriosis…


What is Preeclampsia, symptoms, causes and how to detect it

March 8, 2016

If you have heard of the preeclampsia, perhaps you will know that it is a disorder that occurs during pregnancy. It generates a set of symptoms that can affect both mother and baby. Depending on the severity of each case, there are various treatments to address this problem. However, less is known about the causes of this disease. If you are pregnant it is therefore good that you internalize on…


Six ways to avoid nausea during pregnancy

avoid nausea during pregnancy
October 12, 2015

Takes cold drinks: Hydration is very important in the early months of pregnancy, this helps fight nausea and prevents you that annoying morning feeling. If you are not fond of water, do not worry, you can add some water fruits that is your preference and be happy to consume it. Rest well: Fatigue, lack of sleep and sleep at odd times increase in morning sickness. Sleep well all night and…


Vaginal bleeding without menstruation: what is that?

abnormal vaginal bleeding
July 28, 2015

The menstruation (also known by the names of period) is the bleeding that women have when the egg is not fertilized, which was expelled from the ovary to be fertilized. It occurs as part of the menstrual cycle of women, and we can consider it as a normal vaginal bleeding. This bleeding can be excessive and abundant (what is medically known as menorrhagia) or be totally and absolutely normal. Menstruation…