Category: Blog

Tips for Cleaning and Disinfecting your home
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Tips for Cleaning and Disinfecting your home

Hello everyone, I am Dr. Ruchika working in Chaitanya Hospital as a quality manager. We, at Chaitanya, are following various safety precautions for our patients and staff. Today I will tell you about some important tips to cut down the risk of Corona infection in your home or what precautions you can take with respect...

Skin Changes During Pregnancy
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Skin Changes During Pregnancy

Hello everyone myself Dr. Shikha Sardana, obs gynae consultant at Chaitanya Hospital, Chandigarh. We are here today to discuss your skin changes and skincare during pregnancy. Now that you are pregnant you began to see many changes in your skin. You may see changes such as sudden glow on your face while on the other...

Guide to Second Trimester of Pregnancy
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Guide to Second Trimester of Pregnancy

The second trimester of pregnancy often brings a renewed sense of well being. The worst of the nausea has passed and your baby isn’t big enough to make you too uncomfortable and thus, the second trimester of pregnancy is often the most enjoyable one. Hello everyone, Myself Dr. Shikha Sardana from Chaitanya Hospital Chandigarh and...

Fetal Movement Counting
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Fetal Movement Counting

Hello everyone, this is Dr. Shikha Sardana, obs gyne consultant at Chaitanya Hospital, Chandigarh. Today we are here to talk about fetal movement count in pregnancy. During pregnancy, feeling the movements of your baby gives you reassurance of his or her well being. But in case if you notice your baby is moving less than...

A Guide to Quickening in Pregnancy
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A Guide to Quickening in Pregnancy

Hello everyone, This is Dr. Shikha Sardana, Obs gynae Consultant at Chaitanya Hospital, Chandigarh. Today we are here to talk about a simple yet special topic of pregnancy i.e Quickening. The first things in life are always important and so is the mother’s first perception of fetal movements that we call as Quickening. Many moms...

Guide to First Trimester of Pregnancy
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Guide to First Trimester of Pregnancy

Congratulations on your pregnancy with the butterflies in your belly. You must be thinking now if someone can tell you what all is going on inside your body, how is the baby growing and all. Hello everyone, Myself Dr. Shikha Sardana, Obs gynae consultant at Chaitanya Hospital, Chandigarh. We are here today with your first...

Solar Eclipse & Pregnant Women: Let’s debunk some myths
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Solar Eclipse & Pregnant Women: Let’s debunk some myths

Hello everyone, Myself Dr. Shikha Sardana, Obs gynae consultant at Chaitanya Hospital, Chandigarh. Today we are here to talk about solar eclipse and pregnancy. A solar eclipse means many myths and precautions for an expecting mother. Let’s try to debunk the myths and talk the science. We have watched our grandmothers, mothers, and aunts following...

Know about Measles: Causes, Symptoms, Prevention
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Know about Measles: Causes, Symptoms, Prevention

WHAT IS MEASLES? Measles is a highly contagious, serious disease caused by virus of Paramyxo virus family. The measles virus infects the respiratory tract first. However, it eventually spreads to other parts of the body through the bloodstream. TRANSMISSION OF MEASLES Measles virus lives in the nose and throat mucus of an infected person. It...

What are Birth Defects?
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What are Birth Defects?

Introduction Birth defects (or congenital anomalies) are structural or functional anomalies that occur during intrauterine life and can be identified prenatally, at birth or later in life. Birth defects are a major cause of newborn deaths and can result in long term disability. In 50% of cases, the exact cause of birth defect can not...

What are Parasitic Worm Infections?
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What are Parasitic Worm Infections?

Parasitic Worm infections among children are common and are on a rise. This is a serious health concern which is on a rise especially in developing countries like India. To combat and fight against the rise of this serious illness, India celebrates National Deworming Day on February 10th every year. What do the Parasitic worms...

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