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Dr. Uma Devanathan

Gynaecologist, Chennai

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I pride myself in attending local and statewide seminars to stay current with the latest techniques, and treatment planning....more
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Dr. Uma Devanathan is a renowned Gynaecologist in Chromepet, Chennai. You can meet Dr. Uma Devanathan personally at A G Health & Maternity Centre in Chromepet, Chennai. Don’t wait in a queue, book an instant appointment online with Dr. Uma Devanathan on Lybrate.com.

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Now I am second month pregnant. Can I have sex with my hubby? I am using goldmine and festival fit sr 300 mg. Can I have sex?

Diploma in Diabetology, Pregnancy & Diabetes, Hypertension, Cardiovascular Prevention in Diabetes ,Thyroid
Sexologist, Sri Ganganagar
Now I am second month pregnant. Can I have sex with my hubby? I am using goldmine and festival fit sr 300 mg. Can I h...
Yes but keep position in such a way you lye on bed and your partner should stand on floor. He should rub clitoris ,labia minora and intercourse penis half the way. So that both of you satisfy without problem.
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I am 18 years old and I had missed my periods for 3 months and my doctor prescribed me Regestrone. What are the possible side effects of Regestrone?

MBBS, MD - Obstetrtics & Gynaecology, FMAS, DMAS
Gynaecologist, Noida
I am 18 years old and I had missed my periods for 3 months and my doctor prescribed me Regestrone. What are the possi...
Hello, there are no substantial side effects but you may feel nausea, headache and dizziness often . To counter it you need to be well hydrated.
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Meri gf 15 Feb ko period se hui usi din sex kia full protection le k sex bad blood nhi aya 24 hours ho gye hai please help me.

B.Sc., B.A.M.S., C.C.Y.P., M.D. (Ayurveda)
Ayurveda, Aligarh
Meri gf 15 Feb ko period se hui usi din sex kia full protection le k sex bad blood nhi aya 24 hours ho gye  hai  plea...
Hello There is no chance of pregnancy but even after that you have doubts then go to pregnancy test by pregnancy kit at home.
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I have one month pregnancy and get little bleeding and too pain in the left lower portion on stomach . I don't know what I do ? This is unwanted pregnancy ?

Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, MBBS, MD - Community Medicine
Gynaecologist, Lucknow
I have one month pregnancy and get little bleeding and too pain in the left lower portion on stomach . I don't know w...
Hello, bleeding during pregnancy is dangerous for the fetus, even if unwanted. You should take a decision on continuing the pregnancy and take treatment accordingly.
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I have tenderness in breasts when close to ovulation and prior to periods. It is painful also. I have conducted mammography before 2 years and doctors said I have harmless fibroid in my case how frequently should I take up mammography test and can the fibroids be removed. Just getting concerned as age passes by. I am 37 now.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
Mammography is not the solution. The solution is to get rid of your fibroid. So act fast. There is some very good homoeopathic treatment for yr problem. Please discuss yr problem with me in private questions.
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I am 36 years old I had one daughter 3 years old. I need some good suggestions for safe Sex with my wife and also we are planing for Family Planning. So kindly give good suggestions. My wife having improper periods every month 2 or 3 days getting delay for this also I need good tips for regular periods.

Pulse Diagnosis Expert - Fundamentals of Ayurvedic Medicine
Ayurveda, Gurgaon
I am 36 years old I had one daughter 3 years old. I need some good suggestions for safe Sex with my wife and also we ...
For regular periods Please give 20 ml of Ashoka rishta and 30 ml of dashmoolarishta twice after food.In month periods will be normal.
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PROTECT HEALTH BY JUICE

BHMS
Homeopath, Agartala
PROTECT HEALTH BY JUICE

PROTECT HEALTH BY JUICE

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Significance of Sexual Health

MS sexuality, M.Phil Clinical Psychology, PhD (behaviour modification), Certified in Treatment of Resistant Depression
Sexologist, Hyderabad
Significance of Sexual Health

Does a struggle with mental illness mean losing one’s cherished sexuality? No, it certainly doesn’t. But many people struggle far more than necessary because they don’t have the information and support they need to address the challenges that can arise around sex and mental well-being.

Sex is a matter for mind

We often think of sex as something our bodies are doing, but a lot of our sex life takes place in our brains. It’s important to realize that, for all genders, our thoughts and feelings play a vital role in getting us turned on and keeping us that way.

Anxiety or depression can strongly affect arousal and can definitely ruin the mood sometimes. Anxiety and other related mental health struggles can make it hard to be relaxed enough to have or enjoy sex, overshadowing it with a host of worries or intrusive distractions. When we are very unwell and struggling just to function, sex is rarely at the top of our mind.

The struggle with mental illness in a variety of forms can hurt a person’s self-esteem and make them feel unworthy of sexual attention. For example, a person may have an unrealistic view of their own body and may actively seek to deny or discipline the body as a way of coping. In these cases, it’s important to be critical of the beauty norms we are shown by the media, step away from the practice of measuring or defining ourselves, and to seek to rediscover our love and appreciation for our bodies and our sexual selves.

Substance use may put limitations or restrictions upon one’s sexual interest. Some drugs can affect your brain in ways that make you less able to feel pleasure from sex for periods of time after their use.

Substance use can be a problem when it leads to sexual behaviours one may not feel proud of. Under the influence of drugs, you may do things that you regret, such as having sex with someone you wouldn’t have while sober, or doing things you normally might be uncomfortable with; such as being filmed or photographed during sex, or having sex in public spaces. These personal-boundary transgressions can lead to shame and loss of self-esteem and cause conflict in relationships.

Additionally, addiction or mental health problems like mania may be associated with intentionally seeking risky situations such as having unprotected sex with strangers or seeking ever escalating levels of violence, humiliation, and bodily harm (both in real life and in the pornography one is consuming). This can impact a person’s ability to find interest in having sex with their steady partner, because the sought-after thrill or risk is no longer present.

When you become an ally to your partner and deepen your communication, your sex life is certain to benefit. Great sex is often based on great connection, and by working on your communication you are nurturing that connection.

We are all entitled to knowledge about our sexuality and that good scientific knowledge about sex is necessary for us to be able to make informed sexual choices. By educating ourselves, whether we are young or old, we can make sex better for everyone.

We all have a right to enjoy and appreciate our sexuality. Do your best to not let mental illness steal that away from you and the ones you love!

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Menstrual Cramps Or Pain And Its Cure With Homoeopathy

BHMS
Homeopath, Ludhiana
Menstrual Cramps Or Pain And Its Cure With Homoeopathy

Homeopathy for Women

Painful menstrual periods (dysmenorrhea)

Painful menstruation (dysmenorrhea) is one of the most common gynecological disorders. Many women experience sharp, dull, throbbing or cramping pains in the lower abdomen just before or during their periods. There may be also symptoms of nausea, vomiting, sweating and dizziness.

Primary and secondary dysmenorrhea:

Dysmenorrhea can be classified as either primary or secondary based on the absence or presence of an underlying cause.

Primary dysmenorrhea is common menstrual cramps.

Secondary dysmenorrhea is caused by a disorder in the woman`s genital organs.

Common causes of secondary dysmenorrhea include:

Endometriosispelvic inflammatory diseaseuterine fibroidsovarian cystscervical stenosis

Homeopathic treatment for painful periods:

A number of homeopathic medicines can help control the pain as well as actually prevent the menstrual cramps.

Homeopathy is an effective natural treatment with no side effects.

Some homeopathic medicines have a local action (they alleviate the cramps only) and provide fast pain relief.

They are used during painful periods only. Others are called constitutional (chronic) medicines and target the root cause of dysmenorrhea. Constitutional medicines are a deep acting treatment that eliminates not only the menstrual cramps but also brings whole body balance.

The most common homeopathic medicines for fast pain relief include:

Belladonna - Intense throbbing pain with sudden onset, cramps get worse from touch or jolts.
Chamomilla - The woman can`t stand any pain and gets irritable and angry when in pain; passive movement, such as riding in a car or rocking her body alleviate pain.
Cimicifuga - Pain is proportional to the flow - the more they bleed, the stronger the pain; stiffness of neck and shoulders.
Colocynthis - Intolerable cramps; the woman is restless and bent over. Applying pressure on the abdomen or heat relieve the pain. Painful periods are often triggered by anger or suppressed indignation.
Magnesia phosphorica - Cramps relieved by pressure or warmth; right side abdominal pain is more common.
Veratrum album - Severe menstrual cramps accompanied by nausea, vomiting and sweating; heavy flow; tired and chilly woman.

Take them regularly throughout the day, not just when pain becomes difficult to cope with. In severe dysmenorrhea, for best results start taking them a day or two before the onset of your menstrual flow.

For well selection of the medicine consult a doctor. Avoid self medication.

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I have a problem on my vagina it is to itching every day but not having any srx problem?

DNB (Obstetrics and Gynecology), PGDHHM, MBBS
Gynaecologist, Delhi
itching on vagina may be due to fungal infection if there is white discharge and foul smell.so,apply anti fungal ointment.keep clean and dry vaginal portion.if still problem will remain same then visit to doctor for proper management.
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I am trying to conceive for 2nd baby. I consult with my doc. Last month they did follicular scan and gave some tablet. Bt this month its failure. I got my period. Doc told me next is tube test. I want to know about that test. Is it painful.

MBBS, DGO, MRCOG
Gynaecologist, Mumbai
I am trying to conceive for 2nd baby. I consult with my doc. Last month they did follicular scan and gave some tablet...
Tube test is done to find out if the fallopian tubes are functioning or not. It's like an examination by putting in a special liquid through the mouth of the uterus and taking x-ray.
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I used mifty kit for pregnant .when I ultrasound that is normal. After that I have have pain in abdom. Now I too weak n the pain is more and more please help me to reduced the pain.

Vedicgram Ayurveda
Ayurveda, Noida
I used mifty kit for pregnant .when I ultrasound that is normal. After that I have have pain in abdom. Now I too weak...
If you r pregnant then consult your doctor, bit if not then take ajwain with lukewarm warm water avoid spicy, oily, non vegeterain.
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My age 23 I use to skipping exercise every day for maintain my body weight this one I continue means in future after marriage for me uterus problems come for me ah?

MBBS
General Physician, Cuttack
Daily exercise has got nothing to do with uterus problem in future. Don't worry and continue with your exercise but avoid sustained and severe physical exertion.
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Hi, I am 28 years old and c sec delivery. Completed 2 1/2 months. Today bleeding started again. Bleeding stopped by 51 days itself. Please tell me reason for bleeding again. What is the remedy?

MBBS
General Physician, Faridabad
it may be your normal period, watch for it, if bleeding persist then consult your treating doctor. thanks
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Is this possible to have an ovary transplant. Since removing the ovary will have future consequences so is replacement possible rather than removing it?

MD - Obstetrtics & Gynaecology, MBBS, Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons (FRCS)
Gynaecologist, Chennai
Is this possible to have an ovary transplant. Since removing the ovary will have future consequences so is replacemen...
Only indicated then only ovary has to removed. Otherwise better not. Ovary is protective agaist heart disease and bone fracture.
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I am 23 year old female, I have missed periods since last 2 months. My weight is 61. Height 159 cm. What should I do. Due to missed period I gain weight or due to weight gain I miss period? But I have not gained any weight since 3 months.

DGO, MD, MRCOG, CCST, Accredation in Colposcopy
Gynaecologist, Kolkata
I am 23 year old female, I have missed periods since last 2 months. My weight is 61. Height 159 cm. What should I do....
Obesity and pco are linked and can cause irregular periods. I would advice you to do a urine pregnancy first to rule out pregnancy if you are in a relationship. If negative you need to consult a gynaecologist to get a few blood tests and a pelvic usg done.
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I got married before 3 months. At the time of our 1st penetration my wife does not bleed as we both are virgin and usually girls do bleed at the 1st intercourse. What is d reason behind this? I m planning for a child please guide me how should I approach?

MD - Obstetrtics & Gynaecology
Gynaecologist, Mumbai
I got married before 3 months. At the time of our 1st penetration my wife does not bleed as we both are virgin and us...
It is not necessary essay for the lady to bleed during first intercource. You try to have intercource in the middle week of 28 days cycle for having baby.
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3 Ways You Can Increase Your Chance of Getting Pregnant

MBBS, DGO, MD - Obstetrics & Gynaecology, MRCOG
Gynaecologist, Delhi
3 Ways You Can Increase Your Chance of Getting Pregnant

Have you been trying hard to conceive, but in vain. Then here are 3 things you can do increase your chance of getting pregnant:

  1. Keeping track of the ovulation period: Even though regular sex throughout the month is advised, it is certainly more fruitful to know your cycle. You can only get pregnant when the sperm meets the egg, and the egg is only released around the 14th day in your cycle. This egg lives only for a day or two, so you have a limited window when you can actually get pregnant. Typically this window is approximately of 6 days, so it's best to have sex in this period. But it's important not get obsessive and put too much pressure to have sex on these days as the stress can reduce sperm quality. So be mindful of it and still enjoy the activity rather than being obsessive. There are several free apps that you can download to help you track your cycle.
  2. Have missionary sex at least once every 2-3 days: The key is to have regular unprotected sex for over a year. The success rate for this is 84%. It is advised that you have sex every two to three days in every month of the year, and it's not necessary to stick to only those days for having sex when the woman is ovulating. Further, a spiced up sex life can increase your chances of the girl getting pregnant. As for the position, the missionary position works best as it helps the sperm on travelling through the cervix, which in any other position proves to be difficult. You can make the path of the sperm even easier by placing a cushion under the woman as it tilts the uterus, allowing the sperm to travel through more easily.
  3. Try de-stressing: Psychological preparedness is as important as physical preparedness to maximise your chances of getting pregnant. These days couples lead very hectic and stressful lifestyle in which trying to get pregnant can only add to their stress levels. Increased stress lowers egg passage in women. Besides, trying too hard to get pregnant and the stress that it creates is the reason behind 30% of all infertility problems. In such cases, destressing by exercising, yoga, meditation or acupuncture is a good idea. If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult a Gynaecologist.
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I'm 2 months pregnant .sex with my husband during pregnancy is safe for my baby? Plzz do reply .I'm worried. Because my husband wants to do sex. How many times in week can b done do suggest.

MBBS
General Physician, Cuttack
I'm 2 months pregnant .sex with my husband during pregnancy is safe for my baby? Plzz do reply .I'm worried. Because ...
Sex can be done during pregnancy and is safe provided the placenta is not low lying. consult gynecologist for further advice
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I am having pcod. Dr. suggested me ovarian drilling if I could not get periods with medicines goecysts tablets & gycon syrup within this month. She also suggested me to follow diet & exercise to reduce little weight. Im 54 kgs with 5 height. How can I reduce my weight and pcod? I am afraid of operation. Only one month left to decide for operation.

MBBS
General Physician, Jalgaon
I am having pcod. Dr. suggested me ovarian drilling if I could not get periods with medicines goecysts tablets & gyco...
Please You are not overweight To maintain hormone levels and to control pcod, Go for morning and evening walk daily Do yogasanas and pranayam daily Continue your current medicine Take Cap evecare by Himalaya 2 2 for 3 mths Can wait for pregnancy without surgical intervention for few days.
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