12/10/2020

Best Gestation Period in Nulliparous Women

Research into labour induction versus expectant management in low-risk nulliparous women has demonstrated that inducing labour at 39 weeks does not result in a lower occurrence of adverse perinatal outcomes. However, inducing labour at this time did…

15/09/2020

Symptoms of Postpartum Depression In New Mothers

Postpartum depression is most common in women who have just given birth. It also is common in women who are in the first few weeks of postnatal care. The condition can be incredibly serious. Feelings of despair…

17/08/2020

COVID-19 Pregnancy Research Produces Reassuring Results

Recent research into COVID-19 cases in pregnant women has demonstrated reassuring results. Despite the overall fear and confusion that the pandemic has caused, there have been relatively few maternal deaths in patients afflicted with a coronavirus strain….

23/07/2020

Vaginal Soreness And Vaginal Dryness After Intercourse

Sex is often one of life’s most pleasurable activities. However, for some women, the enjoyment they gain from sexual intercourse is limited by vaginal soreness and dryness following sex. This can impact the sex life of you…

12/06/2020

Overactive Pelvic Floors and Treatment

Pelvic pain is a common condition that affects 1 in 5 women and 1 in 12 men. Pelvic floor dysfunction can lead to pelvic pain and, if left untreated, poor pelvic health. Overactive pelvic floor muscles (PFM…

13/05/2020

Endometriosis Part 3

I’ve talked about the possible causes of endometriosis, the signs and symptoms as well as the ways to diagnose it. Today I’m going to focus on why we manage it and how. The two reasons we treat…