Pregnancy

In this section, you’ll find all you need to know about being pregnant, from the moment you find out you’re expecting a baby until it’s time to give birth. What are the first symptoms, what happens week after week, what changes your body will have, how to care for yourself, and how to have a healthy diet are some of the questions we’ll answer here, and this information will help you fully enjoy this wonderful phase.

What to Do if You Can’t Get Pregnant

Many times, being completely focused on your job and the stress that it causes you can affect fertility. Although you decided that you want to become a mother, many months have passed and you can’t get pregnant. “What’s wrong with…

Children on Demand: Is it Possible?

It was in 2009 when an American clinic started offering children on demand. It claimed to have more than a dozen requests from parents to genetically select the sex and color of their children’s eyes and hair. The technique used…

What to Do If You Have a Breech Baby

Experts estimate that approximately 4% of babies are breech. In virtually all health facilities, if the baby isn’t head first in the mother’s pelvis (in the cephalic position), medical professionals may perform an elective Caesarean section for a breech baby…

What Is the Anti-Müllerian Hormone?

The anti-müllerian hormone (AMH) or müllerian-inhibiting hormone is an inhibitor protein of the Müllerian ducts. This hormone suppresses the development of Müllerian ducts in male embryos. That is, it prevents male fetuses from developing the fallopian tubes, uterus, and upper…

Healthy Habits During Pregnancy

Knowing which habits are healthy during pregnancy is essential to enjoying your pregnancy in a more vital and safe way. You may have to make minor modifications to some habits, such as diet or physical exercise. However, all this is…

High Blood Pressure During Pregnancy

Having high blood pressure during pregnancy can be a serious problem, both for mothers and their babies. That’s why it’s important that your OB/GYN evaluate your blood pressure on every visit throughout your pregnancy. There are different types of high…