Category Archives: Pregnancy

PLANNED CAESAREANS AND LATE PRE-TERM BIRTH

Many cesareans that are scheduled before labor put newborns at risk. Often, the birth takes place a few weeks before the due date and babies are born late-preterm. Late preterm birth is defined as a live birth before 37 weeks are completed. So a baby born between the 34th and 36th week of pregnancy is considered late-preterm. When cesarean sections are scheduled there is a margin of error in pinpointing foet ...
THE FIRST TRIMESTER –THE BEGINNING

THE FIRST TRIMESTER –THE BEGINNING

THE FIRST TRIMESTER –THE BEGINNING Foetal development typically follows a predictable course. Keeping in mind that measurements are approximate.Foetal development four weeks after conception Week 1 & 2 – Gestational Age: The menstrual period has ended, and the body is getting ready for ovulation. For most women, ovulation takes place about 11 – 21 days from the first day of the last period.Several ...
INFERTILITY IN MEN

INFERTILITY IN MEN

When it comes to infertility, mostly, women are the ones targeted. People often neglect the fact that men to have equal role to play in a pregnancy. And any health related issue related to them can hinder the process. Infertility isn’t limited to women, men also get affected by it. Male infertility is often caused by problems ranging from physical disturbance to hormonal and psychological problems. In ...
INFERTILITY IN WOMEN

INFERTILITY IN WOMEN

There are many women who do not get pregnant even after many years of their marriage. This is because of infertility, which can happen to both women and men. When we talk of infertility in women, then there are many reasons that lead to infertility in women. * Pelvic Inflammatory Disease known as PID is the major reason for infertility in woman. It is caused by blocked fallopian tubes. * Ovulation disorder i ...
EARLY SIGNS OF PREGNANCY

EARLY SIGNS OF PREGNANCY

EARLY SIGNS OF PREGNANCY For women who have a regular monthly menstrual cycle, the earliest and most reliable sign of pregnancy is a missed period. Sometimes women who are pregnant have a very light period, losing only a little blood. You may feel sick and nauseous, and you may vomit. This is commonly known as morning sickness, but it can happen at any time of the day or night. If you’re being sick all the t ...
PRECONCEPTION CONSULTATION

PRECONCEPTION CONSULTATION

PRECONCEPTION CONSULTATION Having a baby is one of the most important events in the life of a woman. Once you have decided to take a plunge into motherhood, a preconception visit to a doctor will be great if your partner accompanies you. Visiting your doctor for a preconception consult will provide you with expert advice on planning your pregnancy. The preconception period (three months prior to pregnancy) i ...
PREPARING FOR PARENTHOOD

PREPARING FOR PARENTHOOD

Parenting requires one to be always on his or her toes. It’s a full time job which has to be done with complete excellence and zero errors. When you plan to take your relationship to a new level and welcome a baby into your life, you prepare yourself for a big change. It alters your life completely and is no less than a new beginning. However, before taking on parenthood and bearing such a big responsi ...
OUTFIT INSPIRATION FOR PREGNANT WOMEN’S

OUTFIT INSPIRATION FOR PREGNANT WOMEN’S

OUTFIT INSPIRATION FOR PREGNANT WOMEN’S   Pregnancy is an amazing time in a woman’s life, but styling the baby bump can be more a challenge than a treat. Nine months of dressing the baby bump can be real tough but it’s time to talk about what to wear during your pregnancy period. Here are some of my ideas. Hope it helps you too. DRESSES Embrace your maternity dress and make the best out of it. Wrap dres ...
Fitness during pregnancy

Fitness during pregnancy

Fitness during pregnancy  A woman can exercise throughout pregnancy, but before starting on any regimen, it is        necessary to ask from your doctor. It boosts mood, improves sleep, and reduces pregnancy aches and pains. It prepares you for childbirth by strengthening muscles and building endurance, and makes it much easier to get back in shape after your baby’s born. Walking: One of the best exerci ...
10 Things No One Told You About Motherhood

10 Things No One Told You About Motherhood

10 Things No One Told You About Motherhood #You’ll Become a Song and Dance Woman Life becomes like Fame when you’ve got a babe — you break into song giving him a bath and feeding him pureed peas because you can’t get enough of those smiles that come as your reward. #Your Pet Will Be Downgraded You won’t have the urge to give your “first” baby the same kind of pamperi ...