pregnancy

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…

How to Keep Track of Your Contractions

In order for labor to take place and advance in the most physiological way possible, a woman must have contractions. Contractions are the motor of labor. And learning how to keep track of your contractions is fundamental when it comes…

Horizontal Positions for Giving Birth

Horizontal positions for giving birth are the most common ones, and they’re the ones most used in our hospitals. We’ll explain the different positions, as well as the advantages and disadvantages of each one. The birth position is a personal…

6 Signs of Dehydration During Pregnancy

The signs of dehydration during pregnancy require special attention in order to prevent difficulties in the baby’s development. While this condition is harmful in any stage of a person’s life, it becomes much more dangerous during gestation. Not only do…