Have you heard about Sheehan`s syndrome, a rare medical condition of pregnancy that occurs after a high amount of blood lost?
There`re lots of women out there who struggle to become pregnant, only to eventually find they are suffering of Asherman`s syndrome, a rare condition that many of them have never even heard of.
Have you heard of Angelman syndrome? Although this is a rare medical condition, it affects the lives of all the people around the child experiencing this illness. Continue reading
Alcohol consumed during pregnancy has a harmful effect on the baby`s development. Women who consume alcohol while expecting a baby have to know that the alcohol, once is ingested, it passed through the maternal-fetal barrier (the area where the substance exchange between the mother and fetus occurs in the placenta), so it reaches the blood and cells of the fetus. The harmful effects of alcohol are mainly exerted on the nervous system, a tissue with a high affinity to alcohol.
Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) is a controversial condition, which occurs suddenly and about which doctors don`t know the exact causes, which adds to the fear of parents who have babies. Still, there`re a few risk factors which influence the triggering of the condition and which is good for every parent to avoid taking care of the newborn so that they protect their baby from an absurd death.
Toxic shock syndrome occurs rarely, but it can put the life of that actual person in danger. Find out how to recognize it and what mistakes lead to its occurrence!
Vanishing twin syndrome has been recognized for the first time in 1945. The term is used when one of the fetuses disappears in a multiple pregnancy.
Have you ever considering finding out more about PCOS, which is short for polycystic ovary syndrome? This is most definitely which should concern you if you ever want to become a mother.
Perhaps you get some symptoms that your period is near. For most women out there it isn`t such a big deal. However, for other ones, the last few days before period are tough as hell. If it affects your daily activities, you may experience PMS, also known premenstrual syndrome.
Down syndrome is defined as the most common genetic cause of mild and moderate mental retardation, a malady that is present in babies even since conception.