Category: Women´s Health

22 . 01 . 2021

The Relationship between the Vaginal Microbiota and Urinary Tract Infections

Urinary tract infections (UTIs) are quite common in females. Instead of a linear mechanism of infection, there seems to be a strong influence of the microbiota on the process, which we will explore in this article.


21 . 05 . 2020

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome - How to treat? - Part II

In the last article, we explored the several factors that contribute to the excess of male hormones and irregular menstrual cycles, which characterize the Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS). This article will focus on the available therapeutic options, both from a conventional and more natural approach.


16 . 04 . 2020

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome - What is it? - Part I

This syndrome is the most common hormonal disorder of the reproductive system in women. It is estimated to affect about 5-10% of women of childbearing age. The pathophysiology of this syndrome is complicated and there are several contributing factors. In this article, we will explore the various mechanisms that can lead to the typical Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) symptoms.


20 . 12 . 2019

Case Report - Menstrual Pain

This is the case of a 17-year-old woman who sought help due to severe pain and other disabling symptoms during her menstrual period.


24 . 10 . 2019

The Dangers of Hormonal Contraceptives

Hormonal methods of contraception are very popular, and it is estimated that they are used by up to 40% of women of childbearing age. However, this use can cause multiple adverse effects, which will be explored in this article.

Categories: Hormones, Women´s Health