What every mom needs to know about staying pregnant until full term Preterm birth is more common than you may think. The goal of a healthy pregnancy is to deliver a baby at 40 weeks of pregnancy. Pre... Continue Reading..
Knowing the risk factors for preterm birth and proactively discussing them with your healthcare provider can help protect you and your baby. If you have one or more of the following risk factors, you ... Continue Reading..
Are yeast infections during pregnancy common? Yeast infections during pregnancy are common to develop . If such an infection does occur, it is safe for you to use over-the-counter products, such as Mo... Continue Reading..
Hemorrhoids During Pregnancy Very often, pregnant women who are constipated also have hemorrhoids. Hemorrhoids are varicose (or swollen) veins of the rectum and they are often painful. Straining durin... Continue Reading..
How to Prevent Heartburn: What Can You Do? Indigestion is commonly called heartburn, but it does not mean that anything is wrong with your heart. It is a burning feeling that starts in the stomach and... Continue Reading..
Sex During Pregnancy Some couples worry about having sex during pregnancy. They may be afraid it will cause a miscarriage. For a healthy woman with a normal pregnancy, intercourse is safe into the la... Continue Reading..
Is It Safe to Paint While Pregnant? Concerned moms to be ask us all the time about painting while pregnant. This questions usually comes up around the time when they start getting their nurseries rea... Continue Reading..
Are leg cramps during pregnancy normal? In the last three months of pregnancy, you may find that you have more leg cramps. Leg cramps during pregnancy are perfectly normal and do not signify anything ... Continue Reading..
Bleeding Gums During Pregnancy Many women experience bleeding gums during pregnancy. This condition is called pregnancy gingivitis. Before you get scared, please know this is usually temporary and is... Continue Reading..