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Yellow Discharge: Top 5 Causes & What to Do

Updated in 08-08-2023

Yellow vaginal discharge does not necessarily indicate a health problem, however it can also be a sign of infection, especially if it occurs with a foul smell or itchiness. Learn more about the main causes of yellow discharge and what to do.

Leaking Amniotic Fluid: Symptoms, What to Do & Causes

Updated in 08-02-2023

Wet underwear during pregnancy can be a warning sign of amniotic fluid leakage, but it can also indicate increased vaginal discharge or involuntary loss of urine. Leaking amniotic fluid is usually clear and has no small. Learn more about ho.

Brown Period Blood: 6 Causes & What It Means

Updated in 07-21-2023

Brown period blood is typically related to normal causes and does not indicate any health problems. However, if it occurs frequently, it can be a sign of a health condition, like hormonal changes or uterine problems. Learn what the main causes of brown period blood can be.

Conception Date Calculator: Find Out When You Got Pregnant

Updated in 07-21-2023

Conception is the moment when a sperm cell fertilizes and egg, which initiates pregnancy and embryonic development. By using our conception calculator, you can determine the 10-day interval when fertilization could have occurred.

Gonorrhea Treatment: Medications & Home Remedies

Updated in 07-20-2023

Gonorrhea treatment generally involves prescription antibiotics to help eliminate the bacteria that causes this infection. Treatment is advised for both sexual partners to avoid reinfection. Learn more about the medications for gonorrhea treatment, home remedies you can prepare and complications that can emerge.

Home Remedies for Vaginal Itching: 8 Natural Ways to Stop Itching

Updated in 07-19-2023

Alguns remédios caseiros para coceira nas partes íntimas, como chá verde, chá de alho com gengibre ou banho de assento com vinagre de maçã, possuem ação anti-inflamatória e imunomoduladora, que auxiliam no combate de infecções genitais. Veja os principais remédios caseiros para coceira nas partes íntimas e como preparar.

Brown Discharge: What It Means, Causes, & Treatment

Updated in 07-14-2023

It is fairly common to have a brown discharge during adolescence or when you change your contraceptive, however brown vaginal discharge can also indicate an infection. Find out when it's normal and which conditions can cause brown discharge.

Pink Discharge: 9 Causes (& What To Do)

Updated in 07-06-2023

Pink discharge is usually not a reason for concern and is often confused as a light period. However, in some cases, pink discharge may be a sign of some conditions that require assessment, like ovarian cysts or menopause. Learn more about t.

Implantation Symptoms: Top 5 Signs That Occur Before Pregnancy

Updated in 07-06-2023

Implantation symptoms like abdominal pain and pinkish discharge can be seen when the fertilized egg attaches to the woman's uterine wall. It is common for these symptoms to be very discreet and not noticed by the woman. Learn about the most.

Vaginal Pain During Pregnancy: 8 Causes (& What To Do)

Updated in 07-04-2023

Vaginal pain during pregnancy is a common symptom that usually happens due to the baby's development. However, it can also be a sign of more serious problems such as a urinary infection, STD's or vaginismus, especially if the pain presents with sharp uterine cramps or bleeding. Learn more about what causes vaginal pain.

Eclampsia: Symptoms, Causes, Treatment & Complications

Updated in 06-26-2023

Eclampsia is a rare pregnancy condition that can cause constant headache, high blood pressure and seizures. It can be life-threatening for both the mom and baby, and should therefore be treated as soon as possible. Learn more about the symptoms of eclampsia, what causes it, and how it is treated .

7 Natural Ways to Induce Labor

Updated in 06-23-2023

To induce labor naturally, you can use methods like taking a long walk or having sex, as these can stimulate contractions that could lead to delivery. Learn about other ways to induce labor naturally and be sure you know the signs of labor.

Nausea Medicine For Pregnancy (Safe For Use)

Updated in 06-23-2023

Existem alguns remédios que podem ajudar a aliviar o enjoo e diminuir os vômitos na gravidez. Veja algumas opções de farmácia que podem ser indicadas pelo obstetra e confira opções caseiras e naturais para aliviar esse desconforto.

Blood Clots During a Period: 7 Causes (& What To Do)

Updated in 06-21-2023

Blood clots or fleshy tissue during menstruation can be normal and can happen due to an imbalance in the woman's hormones that cause the lining of the uterine walls to thicken. However, it can also be a sign of some health problems such as endometriosis or myoma. Learn how to identify the possible cause and what to do.

Headaches During Pregnancy: Medication & Natural Options

Updated in 06-16-2023

Headaches during pregnancy are most commin during the first trimester. Learn about what causes these headaches and how to relieve then naturally. See when medications are necessary to relieve headaches and when you should see your doctor .