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Women's Health
Section Editor: Prof Mini Sood
Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology,University Technology Mara,Malaysia
Contraception is the voluntary limiting of producing offspring by artificial methods. It is done to restrict the number of children and to increase the spacing between them.
IUD safe right after abortion, miscarriage
Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Women offered an intrauterine device (IUD) for birth control at the same time they're having a uterine aspiration due to miscarriage or abortion are much more likely to get one compared to women offered one later on.
Other News
Reconstruction safe right after mastectomy
Caffeine interferes with fertility in women
Breastfeeding shields against SIDS
Mothers role in recovery from mental illness
Irregular periods linked to obesity, diabetes
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Symptoms of menopause
Friday, July 22, 2011

Women become irritable and anxious around menopause. Depression may also be present.
Other Features
Causes of breast cancer
Travel during pregnancy
Popular myths about birth control
Foods to avoid while breast feeding
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Health Tips
Bleeding after menopause
A few years after menopause if you have spotting, scanty or profuse blood discharge from the vagina, contact your gynaecologist urgently. It could be hormonal but also something as serious as cancer.
Other Health Tips
Breast self-examination is a must
Consume fluids while breastfeeding
Hormone replacement therapy
Prevent postmenopausal osteoporosis
Schedule a pap smear after your period
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