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Hypertension in Pregnancy causes Symptoms and Treatment

February 14, 2018

Hypertension during pregnancy can cause serious even life-threatening complications for an unborn baby and its mother. Hypertension in pregnancy can lead to a decreased flow of blood to the placenta. The placenta may become detached from the uterus, causing oxygen deprivation to the baby and heavy bleeding in the mother. Hypertension can also lead to […]

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How to Treat a Fever during Pregnancy

February 13, 2018

Fevers can be very serious during pregnancy, with the ability to harm the expectant mother as well as her child. It is vital that women keep track of possible fevers when they are pregnant. The first measure that a woman should take if she experiences a fever during pregnancy is to contact her doctor. This […]

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Low Amniotic Fluid in Pregnancy causes Signs and Treatment

February 13, 2018

Low levels of amniotic fluid during pregnancy can pose serious, life-threatening consequences for both the mother and her unborn child. In some cases, the condition may lead to oligohydramnios which is more severe and extreme. According to American Pregnancy.org, “8% of pregnant women can have low levels of amniotic fluid, with about 4% being diagnosed […]

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Antenatal Care Screening for Downs Syndrome

February 13, 2018

Down’s syndrome is a condition in which an extra copy of all or part of chromosome 21 is present. It causes cognitive impairment, poor motor skills, heart defects, and a characteristic facial appearance. Down’s syndrome is more common in older mothers and can be screened for during pregnancy. There are a number of different screening […]

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Tips to Cope with Pregnancy Anxiety Attacks Pregnancy Anxiety Attacks Treatment

February 13, 2018

An anxiety attack is a common pregnancy ailment which usually occurs in the advanced stages of the pregnancy. All pregnant women seem to get stressed and anxious during the final trimester.About 50% of women actually experience an anxiety attack during pregnancy. Coping with pregnancy anxiety attacks is extremely important as it can lead to serious […]

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Low Amniotic Fluid in Pregnancy causes Signs and Treatment

February 13, 2018

Amniotic fluid is a colorless liquid which surrounds a baby in the uterus. It cushions his or her body against the constant bumps as mom moves throughout her day. It also serves to prevent infection, allow movement, and aid development. The liquid is primarily composed of baby’s urine and some cells, which have been shed. […]

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Natural Ways to Induce Labor

February 13, 2018

You’ve waited months, and the time is near. The Doctor assures you all systems are go, but your body just isn’t ready to deliver that bundle of joy you’ve been waiting months for. What to do – what to do? A woman has a few options when it comes to saying, “Enough is enough! I […]

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Natural Ways to Induce Labor

February 12, 2018

You have finally got to the end of your nine months of labour, maybe loving every minute of it as your body has changed and adapted to the changes, or having had more of a rough ride of it, but now desperately waiting to see what your baby looks like and finally have that first […]

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Signs of Labor

February 12, 2018

Knowing the signs of labor can be very puzzling. One of the main questions pregnant women have is, what are the major signs of labor? Here are some of the main indications that labor has begun, or is about to begin. You Feel Your Baby Drop When your cervix softens, your baby will drop until […]

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Natural Ways to Induce Labor

February 12, 2018

Pregnancy, ah, bliss! How exciting to hold life in my womb! How empowering to feel movement within myself that I have created! Each subsequent month on the ten lunar month calendar shows a larger belly with stronger and more defined “hello’s” from inside. The end is drawing near, our due date is close, my anticipation […]

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