Infertility and lifestyle when we are guilty

November 18, 2007

 infertility lifestyle
 Infertility - is the lack of pregnancy in couples of childbearing age after a year of regular sexual intercourse without using contraception. Modern young characterized by recklessness and neglect their own health. How often women and their partners are thinking about how their lifestyle can affect the health of the unborn baby? Rarely.

The reasons for infertility and how to classify them as follows:

  • reasons that do not depend on the lifestyle, "objective". This group includes: hormonal disorders, obstruction of the fallopian tubes, cases of incorrect anatomy
  • The second group - the reasons which are directly related to the way of life (bad habits, stress, long working hours, etc.)

Unfortunately, this fact is a direct confirmation of their actions. Circulation of parties and presentations, long working hours and bad habits can directly lead to sad results: healthy young people in the prime of life never become parents. It is important to know that among the factors that reduce fertility (ability of a mature organism to produce offspring), there are those on which you and your partner can affect. These are the factors of the second group. Let us dwell on them in detail.

 Infertility and lifestyle when we are guilty


Smoking has a detrimental effect on the reproductive function of women, and second-hand smoke is no less dangerous than smoking activity. Studies conducted by Canadian scientists have shown that inhalation of smoke smoldering cigarette as harmful to women undergoing fertility treatment Infertility Treatment - What principles are priority  Infertility Treatment - What principles are priority
 Like smoking itself.

But it is not only women suffer from nicotine .  Toxic substances contained in tobacco smoke affect all the terms of fertility .  Smoking also affects the ability of men to conceive a child, since nicotine significantly reduces the libido, even in young people aged 20 to 30 years .  Male sex cells - sperm are updated every three months, but the female ovum - a kind of long-lived .  Their life is calculated in years (12-55) .  During this time they accumulate a lot of toxic substances, including components of tobacco smoke .  In some measure of self-defense nature has taken care of the body: germ cells, poisoned by toxins, lose the ability to fertilize .  But such self-protection often results in serious consequences: infertility among women who smoked ten or more cigarettes a day, is found in the two more often than among non-smokers .  We smokers are twice as likely than non-smokers, children are born dead .

Smoking can cause infertility in women The causes of infertility in women - and the main predisposing factors  The causes of infertility in women - and the main predisposing factors
   and for three years she approaches menopause. Scientists have found that in cigarette smoke polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) are launching the process of destruction of eggs. Women who smoke damage not only their own health, but also increase the risk of infertility in the future sons.

 Infertility and lifestyle when we are guilty


In 40% of the cause of male infertility is the abuse of alcohol. For example, smoking can cause irregular menstruation in women, and excessive alcohol consumption - affect sperm production in men. The combination of multiple risk factors can reduce fertility. Therefore, changing certain habits, automatically increases the chances of achieving pregnancy.

Abuse of alcohol - the cause of impotence. Harmful effects of alcohol on the gonads (testes, prostate gland) is also well known. In animal studies, chronic alcoholism caused fatty degeneration and atrophy of the gonads. These changes tend to lead to a reduction or complete extinction of sexual potency.

Surely, devastating effects of alcohol on the central nervous system also contributes to the development of impotence Impotence - a female perspective on the problem  Impotence - a female perspective on the problem
   both cortical and spinal cord. An important role is played by such effects of alcoholism as neuroses, depression, emotional and volitional instability, uncertainty in the forces, anxiety and the like.

 Infertility and lifestyle when we are guilty


The sperm of men who regularly smoke marijuana may lose the ability to fertilize an egg because of the premature "burning". From the ground it depends on just what bodies will suffer more. In women, it is the genitourinary system (drugs cause infertility, and a bunch of gynecological problems), heart, and brain. In men, the first "sets" the liver, for her - the kidneys and the brain, and so on. Impotence can occur in two or three months of active drug.

Almost all drugs are mutagens - substances capable of changing the genetic information. So that their use does affect offspring - and it can manifest itself not only in the next generation.

According to numerous works of contemporary sexologists and psychologists, drug intoxication initially causes a rapid rise in sexuality Nine ways to experience their sexuality  Nine ways to experience their sexuality
   - Uncontrolled attraction, sexual desire and then goes out and it is extremely difficult to recover. It is important to note that the use of any kind of drugs is accompanied by irreversible changes in the gonads, the extinction of sexual desire. Tragedy unfolds extremely quickly, a person can not continue to take drugs, and restore the function of sexual glands can not at once and not always.

But even if you heard the diagnosis of "infertility", do not despair. Modern medicine is now offering a variety of methods to conceive: the drug therapy, and assisted reproductive technologies (IVF, ICSI, surrogacy). However, despite on the opportunities of medicine, the main thing - it does not miss the chance to become parents, take care of yourself and time to see a doctor.

Tatiana Andreeva

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Vulvovaginal candidiasis or thrush - the most common ailment

October 11, 2012

 vulvovaginal candidiasis thrush
 Thrush is very common and often comes back after treatment, it has become chronic. This happens mainly in the case when a woman is treated independently, in accordance with instructions received from television commercials antifungals.

 Vulvovaginal candidiasis or thrush - the most common ailment

What is silent television advertising

If you listen to television advertising, the deal with thrush in general there is no difficulty, it is enough to take one tablet of fluconazole (fljukostat, Diflucan, Mikosista and so on). In fact it is not so. Pathogens thrush yeast fungi of the genus Candida, in most cases are the natural inhabitants of the microflora of the mucous membranes of genitals of women and do not cause the disease while. Adult women are rarely infected by other patients with candidiasis, it happens more often in young girls and older women who have a local mucosal immunity could not prevent the penetration of fungal infection that falls on the sexual organs of the gastrointestinal tract or patients with thrush.

In adult women the appearance of thrush in most cases is associated with reduced immunity. That is why the thrush as "love" for pregnant women, which is characterized by physiological depression of immunity. In nonpregnant women the cause of yeast infection can be a long uncontrolled use of antibiotics (including their topical application), glucocorticoid drugs, and sometimes long-term use of hormonal contraceptives.

Therefore the doctor for thrush woman holds her full survey to find out why the disturbed immune system and which links it changed its function.

 Vulvovaginal candidiasis or thrush - the most common ailment


Vulvovaginal candidiasis is manifested in the form of burning, itching and pain in the genital area of ​​women. If this is added to the urethra and candidiasis, then there are frequent painful urination. Externally, on the mucous membranes of the external genitalia (vulva) Women and the walls of the vagina (vaginitis) appear redness, swelling and curdled point attacks, which rapidly increase in size, but the time can be easily removed from the surface of the mucosa. May appear abundant muco-purulent discharge with a cheesy flakes that are likely indicates the presence of mixed fungal and bacterial infections.

If you just do not how to treat this disease, curdled attacks will grow, merge with each other and grow together firmly with the mucous membrane. When forcible separation of these films in their place are formed ulcers.

Improper, inadequate treatment of acute candidiasis becomes chronic, which will recur each time lowered immunity caused by, for example, cold or stress How to beat stress? Create an oasis  How to beat stress? Create an oasis

 Vulvovaginal candidiasis or thrush - the most common ailment


The presence of vulvovaginal candidiasis say its typical manifestations. But in order to properly treat a woman, it is necessary to conduct laboratory studies, because the cause of vulvovaginitis can be not only fungi genus Candida, and other infection - Staphylococcus, E. coli, chlamydia and other microorganisms. Therefore, with the help of crop on nutrient media discharge from the genital tract of women identified all infectious agents and their sensitivity to drugs, overwhelming their livelihoods. In addition, it is sure to research carried out immunity woman.

 Vulvovaginal candidiasis or thrush - the most common ailment


Acute vulvovaginal candidiasis can be cured disposable pill fluconazole (150 mg) with simultaneous correction of disorders of immunity. In chronic thrush Chronic yeast infection - how to win illness  Chronic yeast infection - how to win illness
   fluconazole appoint a special scheme. Completely deleting the Candida species is not possible, but keep them under the control of reproduction is quite possible, therefore, for chronic candidiasis in women Candidiasis in women - whether it is necessary to rely on medication?  Candidiasis in women - whether it is necessary to rely on medication?
   sometimes assigned by long-term use of fluconazole.

Local treatment of thrush Treating Thrush: how to get rid of bad fungus  Treating Thrush: how to get rid of bad fungus
   women can be in the form of sit-trays with 2% sodium carbonate solution, decoctions and infusions of herbs (oak bark, St. John's wort, chamomile, calendula). Mucous membranes can be lubricated with aqueous solutions of aniline dyes (eg methylene blue) to apply such topical antifungals like candles or clotrimazole terzhinan. For terzhinan, which includes not only antifungal, and antibacterial drugs used in mixed fungal and bacterial infections. This drug is suitable for the treatment of pregnant women, as little gets into the blood by acting mainly locally.

Thrush is not possible to cure yourself, you just need to see a doctor.

Galina Romanenko

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