Infertility is defines as a failure to achieve a clinical pregnancy after 12 months or more of regular unprotected sexual intercourse. The main causes for infertility are obesity, undisciplined diet, smoking, medical conditions, environmental pollutants, medications and family history. Childless can cause of marital upset as well as personal unhappiness and ill health.
Infertility can arise from either of the partners. Infertility is usually because of low numbers or poor quality of sperm in men whereas in woman, it occurs when she is not able to produce eggs regularly or because her fallopian tubes are damaged or blocked and the sperm cannot reach her eggs.
PCOD - Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) or Stein-Leventhal syndrome, is a hormonal problem that causes women to have a variety of symptoms. The principal signs and symptoms of PCOS are related to menstrual disturbances and elevated levels of male hormones (androgens). Menstrual disturbances can include delay of normal menstruation (primary amenorrhea), the presence of fewer than normal menstrual periods (oligo menorrhea), or the absence of menstruation for more than three months (secondary amenorrhea).
Ascites is the accumulation of fluid (usually serous fluid which is a pale yellow and clear fluid) in the abdominal (peritoneal) cavity. There may be no symptoms associated with ascites especially if it is mild (usually less than about 100 – 400 ml in adults). As more fluid accumulates, increased abdominal girth and size are commonly seen.
Uterine fibroid is a leiomyoma (benign (non-cancerous) tumor from smooth muscle tissue) that originates from the smooth muscle layer (myometrium) of the uterus. Fibroids are often multiple and if the uterus contains too many leiomyomata to count, it is referred to as diffuse uterine leiomyomatosis. The malignant version of a fibroid is extremely uncommon and termed a leiomyosarcoma.
Depression is a state of low mood and aversion to activity that can affect a person's thoughts, behavior, feelings and sense of well-being. It is a sustained mood disorder perceived by sadness, guilt, physical and mental slowing, psychomotor retardation, loss of interest, pleasure and self- destructive ideation
Anxiety is a worry about future events and fear is a reaction to current events. An anxiety disorder is said to be when the person's response is not appropriate for the situation, if the person cannot control the response, or if the anxiety interferes with normal functioning. People with anxiety disorders respond to certain objects or situations with fear and dread, as well as with physical signs of anxiety or panic, such as a rapid heartbeat and sweating.
Insomnia is defined as difficulty initiating or maintaining sleep, or both, despite adequate opportunity and time to sleep, leading to impaired daytime functioning. Insomnia may be due to poor quality or quantity of sleep.
is a sleep disorder characterized by pauses in breathing or periods of shallow breathing during sleep. Each pause can last for a few seconds to a few minutes and they happen many times a night. In the most common form, this follows loud snoring.There may be a choking or snorting sound as breathing resumes. As it disrupts normal sleep, those affected may experience sleepiness or feel tired during the day.