Dr. Sonya Jessup from Demeter Fertility took a look at the most famous fertility misconceptions to clarify fact from fiction Continue reading “10 Common Fertility Myths Weighed by an Expert”
If you’ve been trying to conceive, seeing that positive pregnancy test is such a great feeling. But, while you are enjoying the first weeks of pregnancy, you may likewise have a big fear: What if I have a miscarriage? Continue reading “5 Early Miscarriage Symptoms That You Should Be Aware Of”
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.
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”
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]”