Menstruation is a definite part of the female body’s menstrual cycle. During menstruation, women experience bleeding, which is triggered by the rejection of the uterine lining. The first day of menstruation is considered the beginning of the menstrual cycle.
The composition of the menstrual blood includes a set of enzymes, for this reason it has a darker color and does not clot. The absence of menarche (menstruation) is normally observed during pregnancy and lactation.
The onset of menstruation, mainly occurs between the ages of 12 and 21 years. Continue reading
Adnexitis is one of the most common inflammatory diseases of the female genital tract. With adnexitis, the inflammatory process affects the appendages – the ovaries and fallopian tubes. It is very important to treat this disease in time, otherwise adnexitis can acquire a chronic course or lead to the development of severe complications.
Causes of adnexitis
The pathogenic microorganisms — streptococci, staphylococcus, mycobacteria, E. coli, etc. — are directly responsible for the inflammation of the appendages. Bacteria can get into the tubes and ovaries in two ways, for example, in the lungs, maxillary sinus, tonsils).
In the development of adnexitis, risk factors that reduce the body’s immune defenses or are of infectious nature are of great importance:
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Pregnancy is the most important, saturated stage in a woman’s life. Nothing will be the same as it is now, including the body. During the nine-month miracle, the mental and physical condition of the woman undergoes enormous transformations. There is no doubt that pregnancy will change your energy balance, diet and exercise. Pregnancy will affect your attitude to yourself, which in turn will greatly affect your behavior. Although you must place the needs of a developing fetus in the first place, this does not mean that you should forget about your own needs. A balanced diet and regular, sparing physical exertion will benefit both you and your child. Continue reading
The female breast is a very susceptible organ that reacts sharply to hormonal changes in the body. Small fluctuations in hormonal levels can lead to the formation of benign breast diseases. Modern women need to take particular care about the health of their breasts, since statistics show that every third woman faces breast disease.
The main diseases of the breast
The mammary glands belong to the female reproductive system and are therefore particularly susceptible to the effects of steroid hormones produced by the ovaries. Continue reading
Unwanted pregnancy is an urgent problem for women. Modern methods of contraception not only help women to avoid unforeseen situations, but also to approach the issue of pregnancy planning consciously and responsibly. Fortunately, science does not stand still, offering women new, safer methods of contraception.
It is worth noting that contraception is much safer for a woman’s health than an abortion. In Russia, contraceptive methods are not as widely publicized as in America and Europe. Continue reading