Category: BLOG

  • DRUG ABUSE, ADDICTION AND THE BRAIN

    DRUG ABUSE, ADDICTION AND THE BRAIN

    What Is Drug Addiction? Drug addiction is a chronic, often relapsing brain disease that causes compulsive drug seeking and use, despite harmful consequences to the drug addict and those around them. Drug addiction is a brain disease because the abuse of drugs leads to changes in the structure and function of the brain. Although it […]

  • LET’S TALK ABOUT EPIDURAL ANESTHESIA

    LET’S TALK ABOUT EPIDURAL ANESTHESIA

    Epidural anesthesia is the most popular method of pain relief during labor. Women request an epidural by name more than any other method of pain relief. More than 50% of women giving birth at hospitals use epidural anesthesia. As you prepare yourself for “labor day,” try to learn as much as possible about pain relief […]

  • CRAZY HEALTH TIPS THAT REALLY WORK

    CRAZY HEALTH TIPS THAT REALLY WORK

    Strange BUT true Crazy health tips that really work…. Many methods to improve your health are really straight forward: to lose weight eat less and exercise more, to boost your energy get more sleep, however the following health tips below really work but they may leave you scratching your head! Let’s get started…… 1. HEALTHY […]

  • DO YOU KNOW? IT IS VERY ESSENTIAL TO PREPARE FOR DELIVERY

    DO YOU KNOW? IT IS VERY ESSENTIAL TO PREPARE FOR DELIVERY

    You have a lot to prepare for in advance of your delivery date. Things to Do Before Delivery The following list includes things that should be done before delivery and before you bring your new baby home. 1. Know when to go to the hospital. 2. Be pre-registered at the hospital where you plan to […]

  • WHAT ARE FIBROIDS?

    WHAT ARE FIBROIDS?

    Fibroids are the most frequently seen tumors of the female reproductive system. Fibroids, also known as uterine myomas, leiomyomas, or fibromas, are firm, compact tumors that are made of smooth muscle cells and fibrous connective tissue that develop in the uterus. It is estimated that between 20 to 50 percent of women of reproductive age […]

  • LET’S TALK ABOUT INFERTILITY IN MEN

    LET’S TALK ABOUT INFERTILITY IN MEN

    DID YOU KNOW THAT MOST WOMEN ARE OFTEN BLAMED FOR INFERTILTY PROBLEMS???????? LET’S TALK ABOUT INFERTILITY IN MEN Infertility affects approximately 1 out of every 6 couples. An infertility diagnosis is given to a couple who are unable to conceive over the course of one year. When the problem lies with the male partner it […]

  • WHY IS BREAKFAST IMPORTANT?

    WHY IS BREAKFAST IMPORTANT?

    DID YOU KNOW THAT BREAKFAST IS VERY IMPORTANT! WHY IS BREAKFAST IMPORTANT? “Breakfast like a King, Lunch like a Prince and Dine like a Pauper”  It’s a well known phrase, but do you follow it? During a busy morning, it’s easy to let breakfast fall low in your list of priorities, but taking just a […]

  • FEMALE INFERTILITY: CAUSES, TREATMENT AND PREVENTION

    FEMALE INFERTILITY: CAUSES, TREATMENT AND PREVENTION

    What causes female infertility? The most common causes of female infertility include problems with ovulation, damage to fallopian tubes or uterus, or problems with the cervix. Age can contribute to infertility because as a woman ages, her fertility naturally tends to decrease. Ovulation problems may be caused by one or more of the following: 1.A […]

  • WHEN A BABY IS STILL BORN?

    WHEN A BABY IS STILL BORN?

    This article explains some of the reasons why a baby may be stillborn. Losing a baby is a devastating blow. When it happens, it is hard to know how to cope, both practically and emotionally. We explain what will happen afterwards and have suggestions for what to do as you take your first steps on […]

  • LET’S TALK ABOUT STD’S DURING PREGNANCY

    LET’S TALK ABOUT STD’S DURING PREGNANCY

    If you are pregnant, you can become infected with the same sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) as women who are not pregnant. QUESTIONS PEOPLE ASK OFTEN. I’M PREGNANT? CAN I GET AN STD? Yes, you can. Women who are pregnant can become infected with the same STDs as women who are not pregnant. Pregnancy does not […]