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A Breastfeeding Mother’s Guide to Safe Exercise & Weight Loss

A Breastfeeding Mother’s Guide to Safe Exercise & Weight Loss

Though weight pile on during gestation is normal, no sooner has child birth occurred many mothers are keen on dropping surplus pounds and fitting into their pre-pregnancy clothes. Breastfeeding mothers might be cautious and doubtful about working out worried if it would impact milk supply. But when comforts and expediency are aptly planned postpartum females could continue breastfeeding whilst engaging in regular exercise. Fallacies A woman’s body innately produces milk aptly suited to the infant’s requirements. Engaging in exercise doesn’t affect milk production despite doing heavy exercising. A study appearing in the journal ‘Nutrition’ during 1994 showed that subsequent to 6-8 weeks post-delivery there was no dissimilarity in milk supply in-between mothers who exercised and ones  [...]

Unexplained Fertility and Hashimoto’s Disease

Unexplained Fertility and Hashimoto’s Disease

Hashimoto’s Disease is a type of autoimmune disorder that results due to the body producing antibodies which assault cells present in the thyroid. This leads to reduced amounts of thyroid hormone being produced in the body which results in hypothyroidism. It is the most prevalently occurring thyroid disorder in the U.S. Hashimoto’s Disease – Who develops this condition? Hashimoto’s Disease is a heritable disorder which afflicts nearly fourteen million people in the United States. The disorder is sevenfold more biased to the female gender as compared to males and one of the widespread reasons for unexplained infertility in women. Hashimoto’s Disease- Signs and Symptoms A hypoactive thyroid could make a woman feel depressed, constipated, above normal menses flow, weight increase, lowered  [...]

Cold Sores

Cold Sores

Cold Sores are tiny, excruciating blisters in red or purple tones generally appearing on the outer rim of the lip on merely one side. Cold sores could surface as a single or a cluster formation and at times are fluid inundated. Though known as cold sores or at times fever blisters, they are not fever or cold related. Cold sores are not alike canker sores that are tiny whitish sores mostly observed in the interiors of the mouth. Cold Sores Causes Herpes is the reason behind cold sores erupting and is the prevalent form of viral infections worldwide. Medically termed as herpes simplex, it is has two kinds namely HSV-1 (Herpes simplex virus one) and HSV-2 (Herpes Simplex virus two). Despite both being the causative factors for cold sores appearing around an individual’s mouth, mostly HSV-1  [...]

Bipolar Mothers – Could They Be Good Parents?

Bipolar Mothers – Could They Be Good Parents?

Providentially, being diagnosed with bipolar disorder no more translates to a life of solitude and seclusion. With effective treatment obtainable, those individuals ailing from this mostly misconstrued mental ailment could live life to the hilt and have a normal existence. Blossoming careers, caring and enduring relationships are all possible for such people and could also successfully bring up normal, healthy kids. Treatment being the solution out in Bipolar disorder wherein the inflicted individual undergoes sporadic episodes of depressive feelings and manic behaviourisms. Extreme moodiness could time and again play havoc in the lives of such persons in all spheres of their lives, such as the work place and in their family. There are varied kinds of bipolar disorder that differ in accordance  [...]