Why Can’t I Use Castor Oil While Menstruating?

Why Can't I Use Castor Oil While Menstruating?

Have you ever wondered about some of the things you’ve heard regarding menstruation and what you should or shouldn’t do during that time? Well, one common question is whether it’s safe to use castor oil while you’re on your period. It might sound a bit puzzling, but it’s important to understand how our bodies work … Read more

How Long Does a Menorrhagia Period Last?

How Long Does a Menorrhagia Period Last?

How long does a menorrhagia period last? This is a question that many women have asked themselves, and might seem difficult to find an answer to. Menorrhagia is the medical term for heavy periods. They typically last for days with some bleeding occurring every day or two. Many people are unaware of menorrhagia as they … Read more

Can You Treat a Yeast Infection While on Your Period?

Can You Treat a Yeast Infection While on Your Period?

Yeast infections (candidiasis) are common, but not nearly as easy to treat. This article is for women who want to take care of their yeast infection without having an uncomfortable time with friends or family members. Symptoms like itching, severe pain, and discharge are not normal for most women. The chances of having a yeast … Read more

Can a Pregnancy Be Positive 8 Days After Intercourse?

Can a Pregnancy Be Positive 8 Days After Intercourse?

A pregnancy cannot be positive 8 days after intercourse. But, a pregnancy can be positive from the first day of your missed period. Some very sensitive pregnancy test kits can be used as early as 8 days after implantation (conception), even if you haven’t missed a period. It is highly unlikely that you are pregnant … Read more

Can I Have Intercourse After Missed Period?

Can I Have Intercourse After Missed Period?

You can have intercourse after a missed period whenever you want, as long as you take effective birth control measures. If you are counting days as a birth control method (i.e. Rhythm method or Calender method) and you still missed your period, you are probably already pregnant, because the rhythm method isn’t a reliable birth … Read more

Breast Cancer: Facts, Symptoms, Causes And Prevention

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Breast cancer has become a fatal disease that terrorizes many people especially women. Cancer, in general, has become more dreaded than HIV/AIDS. Most cancers are incurable. There are various types of cancer (prostate cancer, oral cancer, cervical cancer, blood cancer,┬ábreast cancer, bone cancer etc are to name a few) few of which the scientists have … Read more