Category: Health

2 Posts

  • menopause

    Menopause 101: The Signs, Symptoms and Treatments

    October 18, 2021Zoya Ali

    Key takeaways: Menopause is confirmed after someone experiences no periods after 12 months.  Menopause is a natural phenomenon; however, it can also result in case of surgical removal of the uterus or ovaries.  The average age of menopause is between mid 40s-50s but a small number of people may experience it before this age, this is called premature menopause. Peri-menopause refers to the time before menopause when hormone changes start…

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  • Understanding the Causes of Infertility

    Understanding the Causes of Infertility

    August 3, 2021Meeladah Ghani

    Despite what we may have been led to believe by our teachers and society, getting pregnant is often not as easy as we may think. For many, the journey to parenthood can be a  challenging process, both physically and emotionally. As many as 1 in 7 heterosexual couples experience infertility in the UK, yet the causes are sometimes preventative, or treatable. We’re here to help you understand the different causes…

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