Pregnancy & Health

Pregnancy week 14

Pregnancy week 14

Pregnancy week 14 means you are three months and one week pregnant. Let’s check out how your baby grows and the changes that you would be experiencing in pregnancy week 14. Your baby at pregnancy week 14 At the 14th week of your pregnancy, your baby will measure 9 –… Read more »

Pregnancy week 13

Pregnancy week 13

You enter the second trimester with the onset of week 13. You will begin feeling pregnant and bulky with the beginning of 4th month as your baby continues to grow. Let’s check out how your baby grows and the changes that you would be experiencing in pregnancy week 13.  Your… Read more »

Pregnancy week 12

Pregnancy week 12

Week 12 is exciting and vital at the same time. It’s because you are completing your first trimester (3 months), and your baby is completing some significant growth and developmental milestones inside your womb. So read on. Your baby at pregnancy week 12  In the 12th week of your pregnancy,… Read more »

Pregnancy week 11

Pregnancy week 11

You are in week 11 and only one more week left to complete your first trimester. In this article, we shall explain your baby’s developmental changes and what you should expect in 11 weeks of pregnancy.  Let’s read on. Your baby at pregnancy week 11 Your tiny one will be… Read more »

Pregnancy week 10

Pregnancy week 10

You are heading forward to complete your first trimester in another two weeks. At ten months or easier said – two months and two weeks, you will get accustomed to your pregnancy and feel much more comfortable.  Let’s read what happens to your baby and you at pregnancy week 10. … Read more »

Pregnancy week 9 – Safety tips for pregnant mom in 9-week pregnancy

Pregnancy week 9 – Safety tips for pregnant mom in 9-week pregnancy

At week 9, your first trimester continues. Precisely you are two months and one week pregnant. This stage is essential for you and your baby because it is growing rapidly and needs nutrition for overall physical development. Let’s read more about week nine pregnancy. Your baby at week 9 pregnancy… Read more »

Pregnancy week by week

Pregnancy week by week

Pregnancy week 1 to 4 Pregnancy week – 5 Pregnancy week – 6 Pregnancy week – 7 Pregnancy week – 8

Pregnancy week 8: Developments of the baby in 8th week

Pregnancy week 8: Developments of the baby in 8th week

In week 8 of pregnancy, you are still in your first trimester. In the second month, your baby grows a little more with some interesting developments.  Let’s find out what new things happen in pregnancy week 8. Your baby at week 8 pregnancy In week 8, your baby grows rapidly… Read more »

Birth control pills: Types, Which one is best, Side effects

Birth control pills: Types, Which one is best, Side effects

Birth control pills are also called oral contraceptive tablets. They are taken by women to prevent pregnancy. They come in different forms, and you have to ask your gynecologist before any taking such contraceptive. How do they work? Birth control pills are coated with small amounts of hormones – progestin… Read more »

Birth Control Options – Types : Condom, Birth Control Pills, Sterilization

Birth Control Options – Types : Condom, Birth Control Pills, Sterilization

Now there are many birth control methods available; you need to find which one suits your needs. Before choosing the contraception method, discuss it with your family doctor, your doctor will help you find the best one for you. Types of Birth Control Options There are safe, affordable and effective… Read more »

Urinary tract infection during pregnancy

Urinary tract infection during pregnancy

Women, during their first trimester, are more susceptible to having urinary tract infection. UTI causes a lot of discomfort; however, with proper measures, it can be prevented. Types of UTI Urethritis – infection of the urethra Cystitis – infection of the bladder Pyelonephritis – an infection in the kidneys Asymptomatic… Read more »

Signs of Pregnancy – Missed period, Morning sickness etc.

Signs of Pregnancy – Missed period, Morning sickness etc.

You have planned for pregnancy and waiting eagerly for the good news. A strip test, urine test or blood test can assure you of a successful conception; nevertheless, you will experience some subtle symptoms that would give you a hint that you are pregnant.  So how do you feel when… Read more »

Ultrasound scan during pregnancy

Ultrasound scan during pregnancy

An ultrasound scan during pregnancy is a happy moment for the parents as they can see their baby on the computer screen. At the outset, we let you know that the sex of the baby will not be determined.  Check out the details of the technique here. What are the… Read more »

STDs during pregnancy

STDs during pregnancy

A pre-existing STD or a newly acquired STD during pregnancy is not only harmful to the mother but also for her baby. The strategy is to get rid of STD completely before conceiving or screen yourself for STD to get the best possible treatment at the earliest. We shall explain… Read more »

Ways to prevent heartburn during pregnancy

Ways to prevent heartburn during pregnancy

Almost every woman has suffered from heartburn at some point in their pregnancy. With the surge of progesterone, the pressure in the lower esophageal sphincter decreases. As a result, the valves of the esophagus are relaxed, and stomach acids easily move up, causing heartburn. Furthermore, the expansion of the uterus… Read more »