Category: Women’s Health

  • Improved Fitness is Just the Beginning When You Take on Female Boxing

    If you are looking to get back into shape or simply looking to improve your overall fitness levels, female boxing may be a surprisingly good alternative for you. While once considered to be too aggressive for most women, female boxing has surged in popularity with celebrity advocates like Khloe Kardashian and Adriana Lima. The increasing […]

  • 5 Things You Need to Know Before Donating Eggs

    Did you know that 1 in 10 couples have trouble conceiving? Although there are plenty of reasons why people struggle with fertility, it’s always devastating for a woman to learn she can’t have a baby when she’s ready to start a family. One option that many couples consider is finding a healthy egg donor. If […]

  • Viagra is Covered by Health Insurance but, Birth Control is Not?

    Under the Affordable Care Act, everyone who was provided with an employer given health insurance plan received coverage on birth control as a preventative service. Now, under the Trump administration, the US Department of Health and Human Services has stated that there is an exemption from the contraception coverage mandate for religious beliefs. Viagra and […]

  • Consumption Of Protein Powder During Pregnancy

    The pregnancy period is a very sensitive one for the mother and the baby. It is for this reason that doctors and other caregivers advise that the mother exercise caution when it comes to matters of food consumption. Interestingly, it is during these months that a mother develops unusual cravings and for some mothers, protein […]

  • Tips to Ease Back Pain While Pregnant

    The baby inside your tummy changes your entire center of gravity during pregnancy. Because of that, your pelvis will shift forward, leading to a common type of back pain known as PGP (Pelvic Girdle Pain). This type of back pain span from the pubic bone and hips all the way to the middle lower back.  […]

  • Should You Get a Tummy Tuck Surgery after Pregnancy?

    Giving birth to a baby is one of the most life-transforming events of your life. Since you have to give all your time to the newborn, you hardly have time for yourself. A  woman who becomes a mother is so occupied with her new schedule that, she hardly gets any sleep, let alone devote time […]

  • How to Relieve Menstrual Cramps

    Menstrual cramps can be unpleasant and painful, but they do occur for a reason. When a woman is having her period, the uterus contracts, which means it squeezes or cramps up. That causes the lining of the uterus to come off and leave the body. The cramping of the uterus helps the period blood to […]

  • Sperm Donation: Some Things You Should Know

    Childbirth is definitely a miracle, but if your husband is diagnosed with infertility, hospitalized due to testicular cancer, or is absent at all, there is still an opportunity for you to get a chance to raise a healthy child. Thanks to reproductive technologies that involve sperm donation, it is possible to find a donor whose […]

  • Things You Should Know About Varicose Veins

    Varicose veins are a common problem for both men and women. Almost 40% of men deal with varicose veins at some point in their lives. The number is high compared to women. 32.2% of women have varicose veins at some point. Varicose veins are a common issue. About 30 million Americans currently suffer from varicose […]