pregnancy

Habits that Cause Infertility in Men

When a couple decides to have a child and then goes several months without getting pregnant, it’s common for the woman to feel she’s “responsible.” However, it’s worth learning about certain habits that cause infertility in men so they can…

Pillows and Cushions for Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding is one of the most precious and special moments a mother can share with her child. However, poor posture can make breastfeeding uncomfortable and produce back and neck pain. The good news is that there are special pillows and…

Brown Patches and Changes in Skin During Pregnancy

It’s very common for brown patches to appear as well as other changes in skin during pregnancy. These spots tend to appear as dark splotches, commonly known as the “mask of pregnancy.” Technically, they’re referred to as chloasma or melasma.…

Ultrasounds During Pregnancy: What Information Do They Provide?

Ultrasounds during pregnancy are one of the quintessential medical tests that control the fetus’ evolution and growth. Ultrasounds are used to visualize internal structures. Obstetric ultrasounds provide information about female sexual organs (uterus, fallopian tubes, and ovaries), neighboring structures (bladder)…

Changes in Breasts During Pregnancy

In addition to the obvious changes like increase in size, there are other changes in breasts that indicate that a woman is preparing to breastfeed her baby. What are these changes in breasts? It’s because of hormonal activity and increased blood…

Fit Moms: What Is This Popular Trend?

With the development of new technologies over the last few years, bloggers, influencers and “instamodels” have become very popular. However, the newest stars on social media are fit moms.  Have you heard of this trend? Find out what it’s all…

Fun Recipes for the Second Trimester of Pregnancy

You should have a variety of fun recipes for the second trimester of pregnancy at your disposal. These recipes will add variation to your diet without you having to compromise your nutritional needs or complicate things too much in the…

Why Do You Have Cravings During Pregnancy?

Cravings during pregnancy are quite common among future moms. Cravings open the door to an infinity of peculiar combinations of food, often intolerable before pregnancy. Even if they aren’t the most tasty or eye-catching, cravings during pregnancy are pleasurable and…

Is It Normal to Have Doubts Before Delivery?

It’s normal to have doubts before delivery, even a little fear. The best solution to calm the anxiety leading up to the due date is to know and learn about the phases of childbirth and everything related to that important…

Life in the Womb: Emotional Implications

Although we’re still learning more and more about life in the womb, we still don’t know much about this important stage. Throughout this article, we’ll explore what babies feel during pregnancy, as well as what implications this has. Life in the…

9 Plants and Infusions that Boost Fertility

Besides all of the medicinal benefits of plants and infusions, many of them also help naturally boost fertility. Along with a healthy diet, frequent exercise and good quality sleep, herbs can boost our chances of conceiving. Certain botanical elements have an…

What Is Pregorexia? Symptoms and Consequences

Basically, Pregorexia is an eating disorder in pregnant women. It occurs when a pregnant woman wants to maintain the body weight she had before getting pregnant. Undoubtedly, this is a serious problem, because pregnant women with this condition reduce the…

Nutrition for Pregnant Women: A Guide

In this article you’ll find a guide to proper nutrition for pregnant women. Eating the right kind of diet when you’re pregnant or have just given birth is important for your health and the baby’s growth. Don’t forget that what…

4 Home Pregnancy Tests

Today, we have pregnancy tests that guarantee a very high percentage of accuracy. We have many options when it comes to pregnancy tests. But how did our ancestors find out they were pregnant? Beyond the absences or delays in the…

What Are the Causes of Postpartum Pre-eclampsia?

Postpartum pre-eclampsia is one of the most delicate medical conditions a woman can experience. Although it isn’t common, it’s important to take proper preventative measures. Women also need to know how to recognize the symptoms of postpartum pre-eclampsia in order…

What Do Babies Feel During Childbirth?

We all know that women go through several physical and emotional phases during labor. But have you ever wondered what babies feel during childbirth? Find out in this article. What do babies feel during childbirth? Certainly, childbirth is a milestone, both…