pregnancy

Signs of Pregnancy

Sore breasts. Cramping. Fatigue. Are these signs of pregnancy or not? It depends. It could be an impending period or something else. While every woman…


Second Pregnancy

Whether planned or a surprise, a second pregnancy is an exciting time in a woman’s life. A second pregnancy will almost certainly be different from…


Pregnancy Weight

How much pregnancy weight should I gain? It is one of the most common questions asked by expecting moms. Even if you were overweight before…


Pregnancy Ultrasound

Expecting moms look forward to the OB-GYN visits when a pregnancy ultrasound is going to be performed. A pregnancy ultrasound uses high-frequency sound waves that…


Pregnancy Trimesters

A pregnancy can be divided into three trimesters. Each of the pregnancy trimesters offers important changes in both mom and the growing baby. The first of the…


Pregnancy Timeline

While every pregnancy is different, every expecting mom experiences the same pregnancy timeline. A pregnancy is calculated from the first day of the woman’s last period. That means, for…


Pregnancy Support

Being pregnant can be a stressful experience for many women. If this pregnancy wasn’t planned, you may not feel prepared to have a baby. Concerns about insurance, finances,…


Pregnancy Stomach

There is no way around it. Your pregnancy will change the way your body looks and feels. You may not notice much during the first trimester, but…


Pregnancy Stages

Stages of mitosis Every woman who is pregnant goes through certain pregnancy stages. They are divided by trimesters, or three month periods. During the first trimester, you may…


Pregnancy Spotting

About 25% of women will have some pregnancy spotting, usually during the first trimester. It may be accompanied by lower back pain or slight cramping….