Category Archives: Female Reproductive System

Common Period Symptoms

Menstruation is the monthly discharge of blood and tissues from the uterus, and passed out through the vagina. Female mammals of certain species, humans included, share this cyclic trait. Menstruation starts when a young girl enters menarche during puberty; it ends later in a female’s life in a stage called menopause. Because menstruation is a… Read More »

What Causes Pelvic Inflammatory Disease?

Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID) is an infection which is most often caused by sexually transmitted infections. PID is a serious condition that can cause problems with getting pregnant and chronic pain. To help lessen the risk of developing PID, it’s a good idea to think carefully before having sex, by making sure you use a… Read More »

When Does Morning Sickness End?

Morning sickness is something that most women who have been pregnant are quite familiar with. Although it is most common during the first trimester of pregnancy, it can and often does last for longer periods of time. Still others do not experience at all. Anyone that is suffering from it probably wants to know when… Read More »

Breast development stages

1st Stage: Childhood – It is during childhood that the first breast development stage occurs. It is during this stage that the breasts will be flat and not producing any indication of development. It is a stage that can usually last until a girl reaches the age of 10. 2nd Stage: Development of Breast Buds… Read More »

Upper Back Pain During Pregnancy

Upper back pain can happen for many reasons when you are pregnant. Pregnancy causes hormone levels within the body to rise. Muscles and ligaments in your stomach and back can loosen because of these hormones – this is to make enough room for the baby to grow. Pressure will also increase on the ribs as… Read More »