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Advice for Traveling while 5 6 Months Pregnant

October 16, 2017

Planning a trip during pregnancy can be tricky. You may question whether or not it is safe to travel at all when expecting! What about flying? How long can I sit in a car? Don’t worry. Travel has been deemed safe by doctors for the vast majority of expecting mothers. The only worry you should […]

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A look at the Risks associated with having a Vbac Vaginal Birth after Caesarean

October 16, 2017

Many women who have undergone a C-section yearn for a vaginal delivery of her next baby.  Reasons why many women want to go with the VBAC, or Vaginal Birth After Cesarean, is because the hospital stay will be shorter, less time will be needed to recover and it will be less money coming out of […]

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A look at the disadvantages of epidurals for labor

October 16, 2017

Childbirth is a wonderful and exhilarating experience. It is a special time that is long anticipated, as the time is here to meet the new member of the family. The physical act of childbirth is magical, yet it is also painful. However, the pain is worth it, as the end result is a precious bundle […]

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Distinguishing between Ectopic Pregnancy and Tubal Pregnancy

October 15, 2017

The scientific difference between an ectopic and a tubal pregnancy is merely one of location.  An ectopic pregnancy is any pregnancy where the embryo implants outside of the uterus, whereas a tubal pregnancy is when the embryo implants in a fallopian tube, specifically.  This makes a tubal pregnancy one of the types of ectopic pregnancies. […]

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Difference between Braxton Hicks and Preterm Labor

October 15, 2017

There is a difference between Braxton Hicks and preterm labor. The two terms are very similar to a degree since they involve uterine contractions, but the differences that separate the two are varied. Looking into Braxton Hicks first, you will know more about the differences so that you can distinguish them better. Braxton Hicks Differences […]

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Conceiving a Baby Boy Separating Myths from Facts

October 14, 2017

How to conceive baby boy? There are no magical answers to this question, except in a science laboratory. Modern technology has advanced to the point where you can pick the sex of your child in a laboratory. For those seeking a more natural method there are many hints and tips out there, but none are […]

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Conceiving a Baby Boy Separating Myths from Facts

October 14, 2017

The sure-fire way to determine a baby’s gender is through artificial insemination, where gender selection can be performed. There is controversy about whether this is ethical and many couples will not have access to this technique. It should be noted that nature already tips the balance in favour of the male offspring. 51% of babies […]

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Is it possible for a Woman not to know she is Pregnant

October 14, 2017

When a woman is unaware that she is pregnant this is known as a cryptic pregnancy. One in four hundred and fifty women reported not knowing they are pregnant until the twentieth week or later. And one in two thousand five hundred women are unaware of their pregnancy until labor starts. While it is possible […]

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Common causes of Miscarriage

October 13, 2017

Pregnancy is a difficult and emotional time for any women as well as her partner and family. There are many questions and fears that appear from the moment that pregnancy is suspected. One of the more plentiful fears is that the pregnancy will end in a miscarriage. Miscarriage is fairly common but that does not […]

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Causes of abnormal fetus development

October 12, 2017

There are several factors that may impact the fetus during any and perhaps all stages of development. Women who are pregnant have a unique interaction with the fetus by way of the placenta which provides the entire fetal environment. Therefore, many components may play an important role during the prenatal development period. According to (Kail-Wicks-Nelson […]

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