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 Happens If My Pregnancy Doesn’t Come to Term?

If you’re wondering what happens if your pregnancy doesn’t come to term on the planned date, you’ll find helpful information on this topic below. Towards the final stretch, gestation can become increasingly bothersome. Mothers become anxious to have their babies…

Can You Do Sit-Ups While Pregnant?

Doing sit-ups while pregnant isn’t recommended for all women. In this article, you’ll find out what the best ways are, when to do them, and in what cases they can be beneficial. Can You Do Sit-ups While Pregnant? Yes, you can.…

Babypod: What Is It and What Are the Benefits?

Babypod is a small device that pregnant woman can insert in their vaginas, just as they would a tampon. It allows the fetus to listen to music clearly once they’ve reached 18 weeks of gestation.  Hearing is the first sense that…

Nausea and Vomiting During Labor

Vomiting during labor is common in some women. In most cases it happens without warning. What should you know about this? It’s important to know that vomiting during labor is caused by different factors such as hormone changes or even due to…

The Complex Feelings After a Miscarriage

Managing feelings after a miscarriage is no simple matter. Mourning, the feeling of impotence, stress and loss of self-esteem are just a few of the feelings that a woman can experience when going through this situation. A pregnancy goes far beyond biology…

Is It Normal to Throw Up During Childbirth?

Some women are worried when they feel an intense desire to throw up during childbirth. This can happen to any woman. Even those who don’t experience this symptom throughout their pregnancy aren’t spared from vomiting during childbirth. Is it normal to throw up…

Chlamydia During Pregnancy: What You Need to Know

Many women suffer the consequences of chlamydia during pregnancy, since this illness is almost symptom free. For that reason, early diagnosis is key. In the case of a positive diagnosis, women should seek immediate treatment. This will help prevent damage during…

What Is Belly Painting During Pregnancy?

Treating the body like a canvas is a trend that has been gaining popularity for some years through what is known as body painting. Belly painting is just the next step, but here the bellies of pregnant women are the main…

All You Need to Know About Postpartum Bleeding

Postpartum bleeding is one of the natural consequences of childbirth. If the bleeding is light, then you can treat it at home. However, if the bleeding is heavier, then there may be certain complications. Also called postpartum lochia, this expulsion…

Summer Fashion for Pregnant Women

How to dress during the summer months if you’re pregnant can cause you quite a few headaches. We’ll have to face high temperatures and at the same time, we’ll want to look good and feel comfortable. Here are some great options…

Caring for Postpartum Stitches

Whether you’ve had a C-section or an episiotomy, the healing process for postpartum stitches is very important, as it can ensure faster recovery and prevent infections. We’ll tell you more about the necessary care in the following article. Caring for…

How Your Body Changes During Pregnancy

Your body changes during pregnancy in many different ways. At first, you won’t feel the changes too much. Some women don’t feel any different for the first few months. However, at some point, everything starts to change. In reality, no two pregnancies are alike.…

Winter Clothes for Pregnant Women

Winter is one of the most difficult times of the year to choose the right clothes. If you’re pregnant, not only do you have to find something you like, but it has to be warm and comfortable. With some creativity, you…

Dining Out While Pregnant: How to Eat Healthy

Eating healthy while pregnant is incredibly important. You have to worry about your own well-being, as well as your baby’s. Also remember that your immune system changes during pregnancy. Keep this in mind in order to make healthy choices both while eating…

How Does Kidney Disease Affect Pregnancy?

Kidney disease or kidney failure can cause big problems for pregnant women and their babies. It’s important to know how kidney disease affects pregnancy, and how to avoid complications that put both of your lives at risk. Kidney disease causes the…