Many woman, for various reasons, have found themselves wishing their monthly period wouldn’t happen at it’s regularly scheduled time. If you have never heard of the concept, there may be a method for you to delay your menstruation. There’s no guaranteed way to delay your period, but it may be possible if you take the combined contraceptive pill, or other delay medication such as Norethisterone.

Types of period-delay medicine.

Monophasic 21 day pills, like Cilest and also Microgynon, have you taking a combined pill for twenty one days, followed by seven days with no drugs, when you bleed (a woman’s menstruation cycle). In order…


This is a problem which affects a lot of mothers who have just had a baby. The lady in this video gave birth seven months ago. She is struggling to go to the bathroom. It is quite painful, with really sharp stabbing pains and it’s unbearable. She has been in tears over it, and it is quite common. When you go to the bathroom for the first time after you’ve had a baby, it can be a challenge.

The below video sheds a little light on this subject.

Many new mums, with pregnancy and childbirth are both big risk…


The process of egg-freezing, or in medical speak, oöcyte cryopreservation, involves stimulating the ovaries with hormones to produce multiple eggs, retrieving the eggs from the ovaries and taking them to the lab, where they’re cooled to subzero temperatures to be thawed at a later date.

Dr Sara Kayat and Dr Benjamin Abramov answer your fertility questions.

According to the NHS, around one-third of couples in which the woman is over 35 have fertility problems. This rises to two-thirds when the woman is over 40. No wonder more and more young women are looking into egg freezing: inquiries at private…

Benjamin Abramov

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