How long is a menstrual cycle: biological clock
September 20, 2012
The menstrual cycle is nothing else than a biological clock that indicate the status of women's health. In addition, the primary function of the menstrual cycle - a woman's ability to fertilize. Any violation of the menstrual cycle results in a failure of conception
Conception, ovarian cycle, fertilization and genetics of a child
That is, anovulation. Equally important is the length of the menstrual cycle. In this regard virtually all women interested lasts much menstrual cycle. Reply uniquely it is problematic, as performance and duration of the menstrual cycle each woman individual and depend on many factors.
The menstrual cycle is a complex physiological process which is characterized by cyclic changes in the body
. Cyclical processes associated with the menstrual cycle, affect not only the reproductive organs (uterus, ovary, vagina, mammary gland), but all the other systems in the body (cardiovascular, endocrine, and others)
. The menstrual cycle (shareware) is considered the first day of menstruation until the first day following
. The normal length of the menstrual cycle is 21-35 days, and this value must not deviate by more than ten days
. The duration of the menstrual cycle each woman is individual and depends on many factors (heredity, ethnicity, climatic conditions, etc.)
. In addition, the length of the menstrual cycle can vary throughout the life of the woman (the menstrual cycle can be extended or shortened)
. For example, such changes occur after childbirth, menopause, etc.
. In order to keep track of the length of the menstrual cycle and time to identify the breach, doctors recommend to keep a calendar of menstruation, which visually displays not only the duration and nature of the month, but also the duration of the menstrual cycle as a whole
The duration of menstruation should be between three and seven days. Any deviation menstrual in either direction indicate any pathology and need to see a doctor.
The menstrual cycle at teenagers
With the onset of the first menstrual period (menarche), the girl begins to form the menstrual cycle. Its duration is different, and the menstrual cycle is still quite irregular. The normal, regular menstrual cycle is established in the first year only thirty percent of adolescents in the other girls' menstrual cycle regularity acquires only a year - and a half. The menstrual cycle in adolescents may be either too short (less than 21 days) or extremely long (45 days). After the establishment of the menstrual cycle duration must correspond to the normal parameters that is to be not less than 21 days and not more than 35 days.
On the duration of the menstrual cycle in girls is influenced by such factors as:
- psychological and mental condition of the girls;
- nature of supply;
- climatic conditions;
- the presence or absence of chronic diseases;
- state of physical development.
As mentioned above, any deviation in the menstrual cycle
Menstrual cycle and its characteristics
in the direction of its elongation or shortening of the considered pathology. In violation of menstrual cycle, you must immediately consult your doctor, because it leads to anovulation
Anovulation - the cause of infertility?
, Loss of fertility, and as a consequence, to infertility.
Causes of menstrual disorders are many and varied and can be, not only in the pathology of the genital organs, but also all the other systems of the body. Menstrual disorders are often associated with a change in its duration. Thus, the causes of menstrual disorders include inflammatory and neoplastic diseases of the genital organs (adnexitis, endometritis, uterine fibroids
Uterine fibroids - when surgery is needed?
, ovarian cyst). In addition, the length of the menstrual cycle depends on the congenital malformations of the reproductive system, the presence of chronic diseases (diabetes, liver disease, and thyroid) and many others.
Candles Lactobacterin from yeast - the restoration of the normal microflora
November 18, 2012
Thrush is known to be accompanied by a number of unpleasant symptoms such as itching and burning of the external genitalia, cheesy discharge and so on. The disease not only causes discomfort for the woman, but also reduces the ability to work and interferes with their lifestyle. Fighting thrush is not easy, but at the moment there are many drugs that can get rid of urogenital candidiasis (thrush). Many women mistakenly believe that candles Lactobacterin used to treat this disease. This is misleading. Lactobacterin not applied for the treatment of thrush
Treating Thrush: how to get rid of bad fungus
And after its disappearance in order to restore the normal vaginal microflora
The microflora of the vagina: purity
Composition candles Lactobacterin and their effects
One suppository contains ten million acidophilic lactobacilli, which corresponds to one dose (one vial, e.g., three doses). Available in packages that contain ten candles Lactobacterin.
The drugs are based on containing live lactic acid bacteria in it, which actively inhibit the growth and reproduction of pathogenic and pathogenic bacteria such as staphylococcus, Proteus, and enterotoxigenic E. coli. Lactobacterin normalizes metabolism, restores immunity. Furthermore, the use of spark Lactobacterin improves the process conversion of glycogen to lactic acid, which creates an acidic (normal) environment of the vagina. It is known that lactic acid
Lactic acid - shows our health
It has a protective function and prevents kislochuvstvitelnyh vital activity of pathogenic and opportunistic microorganisms.
How should I use candles Lactobacterin
In various inflammatory diseases of the female reproductive organs appoint one intravaginal suppository twice daily. The duration of treatment is five to ten days.
In case of violation of the purity of the vaginal contents during pregnancy (third-fourth purity) is assigned one or two candles in a day for five to ten days (if necessary, treatment is extended) to the disappearance of clinical symptoms and restoring the purity of the vaginal content to the first or second degree.
For the prevention of septic diseases (on the eve of delivery or surgery) are appointed as candles (one or two a day for five to ten days).
Restoration of normal microflora after treatment of thrush - one suppository twice daily for not less than ten days. Treatment should be repeated for three to four months with a break of ten to twenty days.
Indications for use of candles Lactobacterin following:
- goiter (violation of normal microflora) of the vagina;
- urogenital tract infections (gonorrhea, chlamydia, herpes, bacterial vaginosis
Bacterial vaginosis - sex is not recommended
, Senile obesity, vaginitis associated with taking hormone);
- on the eve of the planned gynecological surgery, including abortion or before diagnostic curettage;
- before delivery (for pregnant women who are at high risk for septic diseases).
It is forbidden to use the preparation in the following situations:
- idiosyncrasy Lactobacterin;
- urogenital candidiasis (only after its treatment to restore the normal microflora of the vagina);
- children's age.
Allowed (if necessary) use of the drug during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
Candles Lactobacterin virtually do not cause side effects, except of allergic reactions (itching and burning of the vulva, redness of the vagina).
Cautions when using candles Lactobacterin
When using suppositories Lactobacterin possible simultaneous use of anti-inflammatory, antifungal, antiviral and immune stimulant drugs.
It is not allowed to use candles of torn packaging or if they have (candles) smell of rancid butter.