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0 16 October 2020
PCOS Specialist in India | PCOS Symptoms & Treatments in Mumbai

PCOS one of the major and most common gynaecological problems faced by women in India. On an average one in every five Indian women suffer from this hormonal problem which manifests in the form of irregular periods, weight-gain infertility and even miscarriage in women of reproductive age. PCOS is also one of the most common gynaecological problems among the cases that we treat every month at our clinic by PCOS Specialist Dr. Neelima Mantri. Being a hormonal disorder which can easily be controlled by simple diet and lifestyle choices in mild cases, PCOS needs more awareness among women. To help identify the problem and seek PCOS treatment in Mumbai as soon as possible, we have decided to provide brief information about symptoms of PCOS and best PCOS treatment in Mumbai. Read on: PCOS – Poly Cystic Ovarian Disorder and its Symptoms: PCOS is a common gynaecological problem that is caused by hormonal imbalance and metabolic problems which impact overall health, appearance and especially fertility of women. As the name suggest this disorder can impact ovarian health with the development of small cysts near the reproductive organs negatively impacting reproduct

0 8 October 2020
World Mental Health Day 2020 – Raising Awareness on Depression & Women Mental Health Problems

Raising Awareness on Depression and Other Mental Health Problems in Women

Depression is the most common medical health condition among women and according to researchers, twice as many women suffer from depression at some point in their lifetime than men. While the incidence of mental health problems is the same for both genders, women are more prone to depression than men. But the buck doesn’t stop there, PTSD, anxiety, panic attacks women are more prone to these mental health disorders than men too. So why are women more prone to mental health concerns than men? And how can we improve the condition? On the account of World Mental Health Day 2020, we have delved into the topic to spread awareness and here we are. So read on:

Why women are more prone to mental health problems than men? Biological and social factors play a key role in shaping up the psyche of a human. Journal of Abnormal Psychology says that women are more tend to internalize their destructive emotions which results in loneliness withdrawal and ultimately depression. And men on the other side, when faced with similar conditions

0 25 September 2020
Best Gynaecologist & Laparoscopic Surgeon in Mumbai – Dr Neelima Mantri.

Over the last few years, there has been a steep increase in the gynaecological problems reported by women in India, especially in Mumbai. Given that the gynaecological problems are commonly faced across all age groups, the increase in the number of cases reported is an indication of an increase in awareness of sexual and reproductive health. A good chunk of years back and for that matter even today in rural and semi-urban parts of India, it can be hard to know what is normal and what is the sign or symptoms of a potential reproductive problem. Being one of the best gynaecologists & laparoscopic surgeons in Mumbai, Dr Neelima Mantri every day educates the patients and treats a variety of their gynaecological problems Though there has been a rise in awareness there is need to further increase the awareness to treat then quickly or even prevent them altogether. Signs that you need expert help from a gynaecologist in Mumbai: Since most of the gynaecological problems can be successfully solved and nipped in the bud it is important to know about the potential symptoms of these problems to make it easy for you to seek help from the best gynaecologist in Mumbai right away. With his blog here, we help y

0 24 September 2020
World Contraception Day – Sexual and Reproductive Treatment Procedures by Dr Neelima Mantri

Sexual and reproductive problems that were always relegated to closed doors are being discussed in the open, which is a great sign. Given a good sexual and reproductive health is critical for a woman’s freedom of making right choices about having children, it is high time to increase awareness about the sexual and reproductive health in women. With the advancement in the field of gynaecology, almost all sexual and reproductive problems can be easily treated by expert gynaecologists today. On the occasion of World Contraception Day, we dedicated this blog to raise awareness about 5 most common reproductive health problems faced by women today and available best sexual and reproductive treatment by Dr Neelima Mantri. So the 5 most common reproductive health problems faced by Indian women are: Endometriosis: Endometriosis is the reproductive condition where the endometrium, the tissue the lines the uterus grows outside the uterus, thickens every month and gets trapped inside the body developing into cysts. Over time, it can cause pain, bleeding, fertility problems land painful menstruation. Uterine Fibroids: Uterine fibroids are the non-cancerous tumour made-up of muscle cells

0 23 September 2020
How to Manage Postpartum Depression in the COVID-19 Pandemic?

Pregnancy is a stage in a woman’s life that brings about a sense of permanent change in every aspect of life. Motherhood offers an elevated sense of happiness, however, other key aspects to it may prove to be overwhelming for a few women. The thought of becoming a mother and being responsible for a child is, in fact, a daunting task that requires complete commitment throughout. Thus, the changes associated with it are exasperating, to say the least. This is precisely where one out of every ten women must seek consultancy when it comes to managing postpartum depression. The situation has become even worse due to the worldwide outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic. Women have to get accustomed to the changes in their physical appearance, mental well-being, and hormonal alterations. The limitations imposed due to COVID-19 has made the process of pregnancy even more enduring and difficult. The soon to be mothers not only have to keep their emotions in check but also are constantly stressed about the safety of the unborn child. Consequently, there has been a rise in postnatal depression during COVID-19. Understanding Postpartum Depression , , , ,

0 10 September 2020
Best Treatment for Laparoscopic Hysterectomy Surgery in Mumbai

Uterus also called as the womb in colloquial, is the pear-shaped muscular organ that is fundamental part of the reproductive system in women. Located between the bladder and bowels, it provides structural integrity and nurtures the fertilized ovum to develop it into a foetus. It nourishes and carefully holds the baby in place until he/she is mature enough to be delivered. Hysterectomy: Removal of the Birth Place In short, Uterus is the birthplace of the baby and Hysterectomy is the removal of this birthplace from the women. Hysterectomy is recommended by the gynaecologist or hysterectomy surgeon when removal of the uterus is the only possible solution for the treatment of problems like uterine fibroids, endometriosis, abnormal vaginal bleeding, uterine cancer, Adenomyosis and more. Hysterectomy is the second most common surgical procedure women undergo, right after C-section. And a Hysterectomy surgeon uses different types of surgical approached to remove the uterus based on the reason for surgery and the patient’s health. The surgical approach determines the scarring, healing time and recovery. The simple, safest and most advanced hysterectomy procedure available in India is Laparoscopic Hysterectomy. Laparoscop

0 24 August 2020
Counselling and Guidance for Contraception in Mumbai by Dr. Neelima Mantri

Most of the newly married couples today who wanted to start their family often have doubts about contraception. Given they wanted to focus on their career and take their own time before they start a family, contraception and family planning have become one of the most discussed topics for couples today. Contraception methods, though the definition looks simple, the act of contraception has many elements like safety, effectiveness, and availability. So counselling and guidance for contraception very important for newly married couples to tread the waters of contraception. Dr. Neelima Mantri, the best gynaecologist in Mumbai, is often consulted by the newly married for counselling and guidance for conception and contraception and she has helped thousands of couples along the way. To make it easier in this blog here we wanted to provide basic information about contraception. Here are some of the basic contraception methods with essential pointers for reference: Emergency Contraception: Emergency contraception is the most common contraception method that is used by couples. It is needed most in times of unforeseen situations like fail of normal contraception (condom splits), missing contraceptive pills or injection, or unprotected sex. Emergency Con

0 16 July 2020
Pregnancy in Diabetes: 4 Most Frequently Asked Questions Answered

The total journey of the pregnancy and birth experience of diabetic mothers could be different as compared to others, but with the right medical help, diligent self-care, a healthy pregnancy is a certainty. If you are a diabetic woman looking to conceive you must know all the necessary information beforehand as you embark on your journey. Mumbai’s best female gynaecologist and laparoscopic surgeon, Dr. Neelima Mantri has helped hundreds of diabetic mothers with their pregnancy. Over the years we get plenty of questions regarding pregnancy, and this article aims to provide you essential information for these frequently asked questions about diabetes and pregnancy. So, read on: How does pregnancy affect my diabetes? Hormonal and other physical changes in the woman’s body during pregnancy can significantly impact the blood glucose levels. So from eating habits, medicine requirements to exercise, and physical activity routines, change in diabetic management plans is needed. As a woman gets closer to her delivery date, further change in management in again needed according to the medical status and health. As soon as you decide to have a baby it is important to consult a gyna

0 10 April 2020
What Is Perimenopause? What Are Its Symptoms?

Menopause is the natural end of the menstrual cycle for women. An end that is the final release from years of the menstrual problems like PMS, hormonal surges, headaches, mood swings cramps and pregnancy risks. However, this is no sudden and abrupt end, entire process is set in motion years before the end and women finally are relieved from the monthly chores. Menopause: As women age, the production of hormones, estrogen, and progesterone which are responsible for menstruation slowly decreases accounting for skipped or late periods over time. As this process of the irregular period continues for a few years (3-5), the hormones completely fall off the cliff stopping the periods altogether marking the end to your reproductive period: Menopause. Perimenopause: The gradual reduction of hormonal production slowly manifests in the form of biological and physical changes as the body slowly gears towards menopause. This time period where the symptoms and changes in women’s body begin to occur is called Perimenopause. Symptoms of Perimenopause: As Perimenopause is the stage where symptoms begin to appear, this is the stage where women generally become anxious and bothered as they experience changes in their body which they haven’t been accus

0 26 March 2020
4 Reasons Why Women Should Never Skip the Postpartum Care

The memorable journey of pregnancy drastically transforms the body of women. It is quite remarkable how a woman’s body adapts to the demands of the pregnancy along the way. And the transformation mostly rewinds and restores during the first six weeks after the baby is born. This is the first six weeks post the delivery is called a postpartum period which is most crucial for the healing of the mother. As the baby is born, it is quite natural that the baby’s health becomes a centre of focus. And everyone tends to forget that this period is crucial for women too. Add this shift of focus to the sleep deprivation, doctors’ appointments, late-night baby feeding, pees, poops, and the fear that accompany at every hiccup, suddenly women feel like there is less time to take care of their health. A woman is at her vulnerable-self post-pregnancy and here are the five reasons why postpartum care is an un-skippable step for women to post their pregnancy: Physical health:  A woman’s body undergoes a significant transformation at a rapid pace during pregnancy. Most of the changes that happen may take time to restore or sometimes persist and cause further problems. The gynaecologist performs a complete examination of these problems to help women return to the best of the physical health in a short