Today’s article is about a serious topic that is being misunderstood because there is not much information out there: Baby Blues and Postpartum Depression
70-80 percent of new mothers are influenced by “baby blues” while the rest 10-20 percent actually experience the effects of postpartum depression, which lasts much longer than just a few weeks and with much more intense emotions. Continue reading “Baby Blues vs Postpartum Depression”
We’re happy to announce the release of Period Track 1.2.3 for iOS and 1.2.0 for Android. All user feedback has been integrated in our latest release. Continue reading “New release: Period Track for Android and iOS is ready for download!”
Emergency contraception is likewise known as the ‘morning after pill’. It ss most effective when taken within 24 hours (1 day) of unprotected sex, however it can be taken up to 96 hours (4 days). You can get it without a prescription at any pharmacy
What is the morning after pill?
This pill contains a high dosage of progestogen hormone and it prevents around 85% of expected pregnancies if taken up to about three days of having intercourse. The emergency contraception pill or ECP is not a pill for abortion; if you are pregnant, this pill won’t work.
Continue reading “Q&A about the “Morning after pill””
We talked before about the serious risks of being under effect of the birth control pill. Today we are going deep into these facts in order to have a better picture of the whole thing.
Tumor, coronary illness, stroke, infertility. Most likely these side effects make birth control pills a not as much as attractive choice for contraception. What’s more, now that coronary illness has turned into the main cause of death among women, one needs to think about whether there is an association between the boundless and long haul utilization of oral contraceptives, which appeared in 1960… similarly as the first of the children of post war America were entering their adolescents. Continue reading “The truth about birth control pills 2”
Did you realize that an expected 150 million ladies overall take anti-conception medication pills?
Such worldwide use of birth control pills stresses me because most women have no idea of how serious their health might be compromised. It’s believed that these pills are frequently recommended to address symptoms (like spotting, cramping, acne and irregular periods) rather than study the real causes of these symptoms.
Numerous ladies don’t consider the genuine and unsafe reactions of these engineered hormones. However you owe it to your body, and to your future kids, to know more about this.
Continue reading “The truth about birth control pills”
Maybe you are trying to get pregnant at this moment, or maybe you are just curious about how your body and emotions change during this period. The thing is, the more you know about ovulation, the better you will understand your menstrual cycle. Understanding your menstrual cycle will help you spot any unusual symptoms, also to figure out when is the best moment to conceive.
Continue reading “What do you know about ovulation?”
Menstrual cups are becoming famous around the world, even though some women think of this in a scary way, here I will explain some reasons why you should switch to a menstrual cup right now! Continue reading “About menstrual cups”
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Unless you’re actively trying to have a baby, getting your period is a monthly sign that you’re not pregnant, and can be a relief.
So what happens when you’re on point with tracking your cycle, but no bleeding happens on day 1?
Before you panic and buy pregnancy tests, consider these 5 possibilities for why your period might be later than usual. Continue reading “5 Reasons Your Period Could Be Late [Infographic]”