Attention towards the health of women has been increased over the past few years. With the increase in the number of diseases and illnesses along with noticeable and unacceptable changes in lifestyle, has given prominence to ''Early Diagnose, Early Treat'' method. Beginning with as dreadful diseases like HIV to Cancer, here are some of the major health issues that every woman must be aware of:
Maternal health issues: Women are at a higher chance of infection and diseases during pre and post pregnancy phase. A healthy living is required during the entire nine months of pregnancy. In smaller villages and towns, many women die of improper health care during pregnancy than any other issues.
Breast Cancer: According to a study conducted by the World Health Organization, one in thirteen women will develop cancer at some point in their lives. It is also predicted that this disease will be more prevalent in metro cities like Delhi and Mumbai. The two main cancers being noticed are cervicalcancer and breast cancer. So, if you haven't taken your sister, mother to a doctor recently, get them tested at the earliest. Getting cancer diagnosed at an early stage will help effectively in the treatment.
Heart related diseases: Heart problems are also one of the major concerns in a woman's health. Even though males are observed to have more heart-related problems, recently, women too have been getting diagnosed with the heart problems.
Mental health and depression: Mental health includes insomnia, anxiety, depression, hormonal problems, and hypertension. Many women suffer from depression problems after pregnancy due to some major tragedy or during the menopause period. Positivity and pushing yourself ahead in life is a possible solution.
Autoimmune diseases: Generally, women have a stronger immune system than men. Still, women are more prone to autoimmune diseases. These are the issues that produce anti-bodies in the body and destroy the healthy tissues and cells. The most common signs observed are dizziness, fatigue, and fever. Other diseases like diabetes, vaginal infections, Pre-menstrual syndrome(PMS), Anaemia, Poor nutrition, and sexually transmitted diseases are too dangerous and require immediate medical advice. In case you're suffering from any of the problems mentioned above, please visit the doctor immediately and get them cured at the earliest.