Preconception health refers to the health of women and men during their reproductive years. It focuses on things you can do before and between pregnancies to increase the health of a baby they might have sometime in the future.
Ensuring preconception health is a great way to create a healthy family.
Preconception care aims to identify and modify medical, behavioral and social risks to your health or pregnancy outcome. The care usually involves risk screening, physical assessment, vaccinations and counseling.
Ayurveda gives utmost importance for preparation of both partners before conception, Ayurvedic pre-conception care may be adopted by all couples planning for pregnancy. Mental as well as physical health of couple is essential pre requisite for a healthy baby.
Pre-pregnancy health status and lifestyles have profound impact on the progress and outcome in pregnancy. To have an uncomplicated pregnancy and a healthy baby, preparation needs to start before the pregnancy. Preconception care becomes more important for those couples who plan to have children in their thirties.
1.Dr. M. Gopikrishna
Co-Founder, IIAR, Bellary
Postgraduate department of RASASHASTRA & BHAISHAJYA KALPANA,
Shree Jagadguru Gavisiddeshwara Ayurvedic Medical College, Koppal, Karnataka.
MS-OBG(Ayu), (DCE) (IYT)
Consulting gynecologist at
Anjan Multispeciality Clinic &Diagonstics
Yashayu Multispeciality Ayu Hospital
Healing Earth Multispeciality Ayu Hospital.
DATE OF START OF COURSE: 13th to 18th september
TIMING: 9:30-10:30 PM