Pregnancy & Fertility
July 15, 2021

7 Ways Your Pharmacist Can Help You Through Pregnancy and Birth

One of the things I enjoy most about my job is helping parents when they need medical advice. Being a parent is a rollercoaster ride of unsolicited advice from everyone…
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March 26, 2021

Incontinence – Symptoms and Treatments

Urinary incontinence is the unintentional passing of urine. Urinary incontinence causes a person to pass urine unintentionally. This can range from a small dribble now and then, to large floods of urine.…
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March 19, 2021

Pregnancy and Smoking

There is a definite link between paternal and maternal smoking and the development of problems with pregnancy, low birth weight and birth defects. In the United States, cigarette smoking is…
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March 19, 2021

How to Select a Continence Aid

Continence (bladder control) aids are products which have been specifically developed to provide dignity and confidence to people who have a continence problem. For some people, continence aids may be used temporarily…
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March 19, 2021

How to Stop Your Leaky Bladder

The Pelvic Floor Muscles are a group of muscles that help support the uterus, bowel and bladder and the passages that lead out of the body - the vagina from the…
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February 23, 2021

How your newborn can trigger sleep and stress disorders

Having a baby is one of the most wonderful experiences in life, but it also faces us with a lot of new challenges. For new parents, and also parents with…
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February 23, 2021

5 natural ways to help boost fertility

Quality Prenatal Supplement If you’ve been one to regularly take a multivitamin because you’re aware of the health benefits, why when you’re trying to conceive, would you take a supplement…
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February 19, 2021

7 factors you may not know affect your fertility

1.Wrong Timing An ovum only survives 12-24 hours so getting the timing right is important. In a study of women reporting to an IVF clinic after 12 months of attempting…
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February 19, 2021

5 things you need to know about improving fertility

Don’t leave it too late   Most women understand that fertility declines with age but did you know that by 35, a women’s fertility is 50% of what it was…
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February 23, 2020

5 natural ways to alleviate menopause symptoms

Phytoestrogens These plant compounds (isoflavones, flavones, lignans and coumestans) have a weak effect on oestrogen receptors and may help alleviate those symptoms associated with menopause in approximately 1/3 of women.…