Benign mucinous cystadenoma of ovary is a non cancerous tumor of ovary. It usually occurs in women during early forties or post menopausal period. Since this tumor is not cancerous, it does not spread to other areas. However, the tumor …

During their reproductive age all women menstruate. Menstruation in girls usually begins between the ages of 10 to 16, with a variation of few years. It then continues till menopause, a period where menstruation ceases completely. Normally all women experience …

Advancements in medical science and research have made it easy to overcome shortfalls and limitations that were once a concerned to be a problem for human health. One such significant advance is made in the field of hormones. Some of …

A woman during her periods experience many changes in her body which can be mild, moderate or severe in intensity. There is rise and fall of certain hormones during periods, mainly estrogen and progesterone. It causes normal physiological changes that …

Menstrual cycle begins when the girl attains puberty. Normally in every woman menstruation occurs once in 28 to 35 days and lasts for 3 to 7 days. It is in fact the reproductive cycle in which the egg is produced …

The inner layer of uterus is called endometrium. Endometriosis is a condition in which the tissues of inner layer (endometrium) of uterus grow outside of the uterine cavity. In this condition the endometrial lining infiltrates to other adjacent organs such …

In women menstruation is a normal physiological process that starts when the girl attains puberty and normally ends between the age of 45 and 50 with the onset of menopause. It is a sign that indicates the girl has become …

Many women fear of gaining weight after hysterectomy. Hysterectomy is a surgical procedure performed when a woman has certain health problems such as cancer of ovaries or fibroids in uterus. There are many types of hysterectomies performed namely; partial hysterectomy, …

Today for most women, having too much of body hair is extremely distressing cosmetic issue, although for some women it may not be a sensitive topic. Women prefer to have hairless body. There is a huge difference between hair on …

Every woman sometime or the other may have experienced menstrual pain during her reproductive years. It may be mild pain and discomfort or severe pain. Some women are able to tolerate and neglect such cyclic pain; while some woman may …

Contraceptive methods are good options to avoid pregnancy. You can stop them when you feel the time is right to become pregnant. Among the many form of contraceptives, birth control pills is widely used by females. It is also called …

The lowest part of uterus is called cervix. It traverses down into the vagina. During childbirth, the cervical mouth of the uterus opens and allows safe passage of fetus. Cervical dysplasia is development of abnormal cells on the surface lining …

Vulvovaginitis is a medical term used for inflammation of vulva and vagina. It is a common condition occurring in almost all women and girls sometime or the other. Vulvovaginitis can occur due to infection, irritation and various other causes that …

Cervical polyps are tiny finger like growths found on cervix of a woman. Cervix is a small tube like structure which connects the uterus with vagina; in fact this narrow canal is an extension of uterus itself. Cervical polyps are …

Fibrocystic breast disease is common in women between the ages of 30 to 50 years. It is a condition characterized by painful, mobile lumps in one or both the breasts. Fibrocystic breast disease is a non cancerous condition. The symptoms …

Ovaries are important female reproductive organ as they produce eggs. After fertilization of the eggs with male sperm, conception occurs. It produces hormone called estrogen. There are two ovaries, one on either side of uterus. A normal ovary is about …

Uterine fibroids are non cancerous tumors. Fibroids develop from the muscular wall of the uterus. There can be a single fibroid or number of fibroids and they may vary in size. A fibroid can be as tiny as a peanut …

Ovulation is an important stage of menstruation. Many women are aware of ovulation, but they do not know what it is or what its signs are when it occurs. Actually ovulation is nothing but release of a mature egg from …

Teenage is the time when young girl experiences many changes in her body. They are pubertal changes. The hormonal spurt during this period leads to increase in height, hair growth in pubic area and underarms, voice change, breast enlargement, menstruation …

Every woman passes through the menopausal stage. It is a phase where the monthly cycle and ovulation stops permanently. Usually menopause phase begins between 40 to 50 years in a menstruating woman. Menopause brings about several changes in a woman’s …