Full Term

Babies born between 39 and 41 weeks of pregnancy also called gestation is called “full term”.

Functional Hypothalamic Amenorrhoea (FHA)

Functional hypothalamic amenorrhea (FHA) is a form of amenorrhea and chronic anovulation and is one of the most common types of secondary amenorrhea. Menstration stops for several months due to a problem involving the hypothalamus.

Graafian Ovarian Follicle

An ovarian follicle is a roughly spheroid cellular aggregation set found in the ovaries. It secretes hormones that influence stages of the menstrual cycle. At the time of puberty, women have approximately 200,000 to 300,000…

Heavy Petting

Heavy Petting (English) or Making out (American) is used to refer to kissing, including extended French kissing or heavy kissing of the neck (called necking) or to acts of non-penetrative sex. Equivalent terms in other dialects include getting…


The hymen is a thin piece of mucosal tissue that surrounds or partially covers the external vaginal opening. It forms part of the vulva, or external genitalia, and is similar in structure to the vagina.…