Sweat is the body’s attempt to cool the body temperature when it feels hot inside. Sweat is produced by sweat glands and then it releases out through the skin pores. For a pregnant woman, it will cause many hormonal changes. For example, pregnancy can make pregnant women exposed to hemorrhoids or hemorrhoids, the gums become sensitive, and even the face to breakouts. These hormonal changes usually occur and their effects can make the hypothalamus (the area of the brain that helps regulate body temperature) react. The hypothalamus will trigger the body’s sweat reflex to cool the body when the temperature is heating up. Continue reading “The cause of sweating during pregnancy”
Leucorrhoea (fluor albus) is a vaginal secretion in women. Leucorrhoea can be considered as a normal case when it appears at a certain time (physiological) but it is also considered as an abnormal (pathological) vaginal discharge. Physiological leucorrhoea usually occurs every month before the menstrual period and after menstruation (during the fertile period), while pathological vaginal discharge occurs outside the menstrual period and it is caused by fungal infections, viruses, bacteria or parasites. This case is usually accompanied by itching in the vaginal area. Continue reading “Leucorrhoea during pregnancy”
Fatigue is excessively exhausted, sometimes accompanied by dizziness and weakness. Fatigue is one of the early pregnancy symptoms that is felt almost all women in the first few weeks after conception and implantation. Usually, this symptom of fatigue will get its improvement when entering the second trimester, then return to attack when entering the third trimester. However, it can be different for each pregnant woman. Pregnancy can cause fatigue due to increased production of the hormone progesterone in pregnant women, excessive anxiety and worry until morning sickness with nausea and vomiting which causes a loss a lot of energy. Continue reading “The effects of fatigue during pregnancy”
Varicose veins are defined as swelling and widening of the vein vessels that usually occur in the legs due to the accumulation of blood. Varicose veins usually are characterized by purple or dark blue veins and appear swollen or prominent. The buildup blood in the veins is a result of a weakening or damage venous valve. Eventually, veins function to drain blood from the entire body to the heart. Continue reading “How to Treat Varicose Veins for Pregnant Women”
Have you ever feeling burning in your body?
Being confuse to heal?
Heartburn is a painful and hot sensation in the of the chest. This condition can worsen when lying down or looking down. Heartburn can be treated by reducing risk factors and lifestyle and drug changes gradually. Heartburn is caused by increased stomach acid (reflux) from the stomach to the esophagus. When swallowing food or drink, the muscle at the end of the esophagus will enlarge to push food into the stomach and close it. However, if the muscle is weakened or affected, stomach acid can return to the esophagus and finally cause heartburn. Continue reading “How to Overcome Heartburn During Pregnancy”