Every woman goes through it at one time or another her first period. It may be exciting, it may be scary, it may be reassuring every woman feels a different way when it first happens. However you may be feeling, the start of menstruation is a real sign that you have moved from adolescence into womanhood. It may not seem like you’re any older, but your body is now physically prepared to have a baby of its own. This can be a scary thing, but by being knowledgeable and prepared, you can put any fears you have about menstruation and womanhood to rest. Continue reading
Hysterectomy comes from the word â€œhysteraâ€ which means â€œuterusâ€â€”the body part that symbolizes womanhood. We often see the word, hystera combined with other suffixes indicating to words related to the uterus. The main function of the uterus is to accept the fertilized ovum to be implanted on its walls to be nurtured. The uterus becomes the home of the fetus, nourishing and protecting the baby all throughout pregnancy. This function makes the uterus a very important body part to women. We all know that men are women are alike except on the physical attributes. Only women have uterus and only women can bear a child. Continue reading
Are you having an abnormal menstrual cycle for a quite sometime now?Â What may be the causes of this abnormal menstrual cycle?
Menstruation is the peeling or shedding of the endometrium or the uterine lining which resulted to a womanâ€™s monthly bleeding.Â Menstrual cycle conforms directly to the hormonal cycle Continue reading