Recurrent Abortions – Why me? What can I do?

Recurrent miscarriage, habitual abortion, or recurrent pregnancy loss (RPL) is three or more consecutive pregnancy losses. What can cause recurrent miscarriages? There are many causes of miscarriage, but they are usually divided into two groups: early and late Recurrent early miscarriages (within the first trimester) are most commonly due to genetic or chromosomal problems of…

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Post Partum Care

The postpartum period refers to the first six weeks after childbirth. This is a joyous time, but it’s also a period of adjustment and healing for mothers. Although it’s important to care for your baby, you also have to take care of yourself. Many times, as new mother, we get so engrossed in looking after…

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Osteoporosis- AM I AT RISK??

So what is osteoporosis? And why is it a big deal? As a gynaecologist, let me tell you- osteoporosis is a big deal…and not for nothing. Osteoporosis is a gradual denudation of bones in the body which leads to many complications-broken bones and fractures being the tip of the iceberg. While men also suffer from…

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