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.

Kraamzorg: Postpartum Care for Women

Initiatives such as Kraamzorg in The Netherlands are examples to follow. This service provides postpartum care to all women who have just had a baby. Postpartum is not an easy stage in a woman’s life. Although it is different for everyone, it…

What Does The Delivery Phase Consist Of?

Pregnancy, childbirth and delivery are periods in which very important changes occur. The delivery phase is the last stage of labor and it starts from the birth of the baby until the expulsion of the placenta and the ovular membranes. This…

How To Be Ready On The Day Of Delivery?

You still can’t believe it. After so much anticipation the big day is almost here. Soon you’ll be able to hold your baby. But first, you must prepare yourself for the day of delivery. Stay tuned for 12 tips! It…

Stages of Pregnancy, Week by Week

Pregnancy is a journey taken in small steps. In this article we’ll tell you about your baby’s growth during the different stages of pregnancy, and some of the symptoms that you may experience during this special time. The day has…

Who Says Having a C-Section Is Easy?

Many women think that having a C-section is easy, and others think that this makes them less of a mother. Why they think this isn’t clear, as it couldn’t be further from the truth. In some circumstances, a cesarean section…

Giving Birth To Boys Hurts More Than Girls

A scientific study was aimed at researching whether giving birth to boys is more painful than giving birth to girls. Let’s see what the specialists say. Natural childbirth is one of the most beautiful experiences a woman can go through…

What Is Cervical Effacement?

When we are first-time mothers, anything scares us, especially when it comes to delivery. For example, hearing phrases like “cervical effacement” can be troublesome. Here’s what it means. As the baby’s birth approaches, the mother’s body adapts. During gestation, the uterus…

Techniques to Facilitate Labor

As the delivery date approaches, some pregnant women try to implement tips and recommendations to facilitate labor. Dividing the process into three stages (before, during and after the contractions) will allow you to apply specific techniques for each phase. However, calculating…

Foods That Can Induce Labor

There are many myths around this topic. Many people are sure that certain foods can induce labor. Unfortunately, there isn’t sufficient scientific support for this idea. However, an expecting mother may try certain foods to see if she can speed…

Do Eclipses Affect Pregnancy?

Eclipses are phenomena that have captured human beings’ imagination and curiosity for centuries. Many civilizations’ mythology bases a series of beliefs around eclipses. Of course, pregnant women are often featured in these beliefs. We will find out more below. Nature…

How Should I Eat During Pregnancy?

Moms, if you’re concerned about how you should eat during pregnancy, we can help you. Keep reading. Nutrition During Pregnancy You should know that during pregnancy a mother’s diet nourishes both her and her child. It must be understood that…