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Diet for a Healthy Pregnancy?

Introduction A well balance healthy diet is always recommended regardless of whether one is pregnant or not. However in pregnancy, a healthy diet becomes even more important than normal as pregnant mothers become the...

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Can I conceive again after 2 abortions?

I’ve had two abortions before and I’m getting married in December this year. I would like to conceive by next year. Are there any risks involved? Provided your abortions did not result in any...

Depo-Provera

Forms of Contraception – Depo-Provera

Depo-provera (medroxyprogesterone) contains a type of hormone called a ‘progestogen’ that is injected into the muscle (usually in the buttock, leg or arm), which stops women from ovulating (producing eggs), thickens the mucus in...

Implanon

Forms of Contraception – Implanon

Implanon is about the size of a thin matchstick. It contains a hormone called etonorgestrel. Most users have it inserted under the skin of their upper arm, not far above the elbow. The ‘match’...

Patch

Forms of Contraception – Patch

It comes in the form of a self-adhesive patch which is stuck on a clean, dry, non-hairy area of skin (and not on breasts). Each patch lasts a week and needs to be changed...

Vaginal Ring

Forms of Contraception – Vaginal Ring

The vaginal ring offers protection against pregnancy without the inconvenience of barrier methods, spermicides or remembering to take a daily pill. The ring is a once a month combined hormonal contraceptive method which consists...

Sponge

Forms of Contraception – Sponge

The Today®Sponge was the first successful product to incorporate a spermicide into a barrier contraceptive and was reintroduced into the market in 2005 after its first introduction in 1983-1995. The Today® Sponge is a...