Pregnant Women undergo hormonal change. That is among the many changes pregnant women have to endure aside from getting morning sickness and increasing their waistline. Each one reacts to these changes in a lot of different ways and that you just could not imagine how. What then if there is a hormonal change?
An occurrence of a toothache is one common effect of hormone change. This is what is known as a pregnancy toothache which includes pregnancy gingivitis. As hormone levels change, a woman’s body is prone to swelling and inflammation. This includes gum swelling too. There are over 50% of expectant mothers that experiences symptoms of this during the period.Continue reading
Yum, mushrooms! Who can resist them? Mushrooms can really go into any dish. We love mushrooms in soups, salads and pizzas. But, can you eat mushrooms while pregnant? If you ever wondered if there’s a medical obstacle to your enjoyment of mushrooms, read on and find out.
Mushrooms are surprisingly rich in minerals, vitamins and protein, making them an amazing food for a baby. This means they are also ideal for a pregnant woman. As it turns out, eating mushrooms while pregnant are an excellent choice and you don't need to worry much about it.Continue reading
It’s no accident pregnancy is called “a blessed state”. You feel amazing and any discomfort you experience disappears when you feel your little one kicking. It is the time when a woman can create new life and love.
But, there has also the most sensitive a woman will ever be. While pregnant, a woman develops food cravings because of hormonal surges. This means eating unusual, unsavory or unhealthy food. It’s one thing when the result is bloating and heartburn, but when you get food poisoning while pregnant, it’s a serious deal.
Are you expecting a bundle of joy? Suddenly got a seafood craving? Well, hold your seahorses! If you’re wondering what’s the problem with eating seafood while pregnant, I’ve got some news for you.
There are many dangers to eating seafood. Fish and crabs spend all their lives in the water. If the water is dirty, they pick up lots of harmful things in their bodies. When you eat them, these end up in your body and travel to your baby’s bloodstream. So, can pregnant women eat crab?
Having a baby is a blessing on its own, but having a twin is like having a double dose of happiness at once. Giving birth and raising even a single baby can be tough, let alone, having twins. But like anything, there are many pros to have twins. For instance, you go through one pregnancy and one childbirth experience and get two! Having said that, having twins is not just natural anymore. There are plenty of ways to plan it and make it happen.Continue reading
First time parents and expectant mothers are loaded with questions during the pregnancy. If you are expecting a little one, one area that you are most concerned about is labor. Labor is an important part of pregnancy. It is the end of pregnancy and is the process that brings your baby into the world. It is also a stage that can be fraught with confusion and discomfort. Your body will attempt to tell you when labor has started. It can be hard to interpret the signals and to know if they are false or real. Contractions are one such signal. But, do you know what to do for contractions 10 minutes apart? I have put together a guide so that you know what do so when contracts strike.Continue reading
Pregnancy is an important milestone. The body undergoes many different changes and you may find it hard to get to sleep. You may be someone who requires a little assistance falling asleep and might want to consider taking medications to address your sleeplessness. However, this presents a number of other considerations. Are these drugs dangerous to you or your baby? Can melatonin serve as a good alternative for expectant women? In this article I’ll cover what you need to know about consuming melatonin during pregnancy.Continue reading
Cramps are a common complaint about women of reproductive age and can be a signal of pregnancy. However, how do you know if the cramps after ovulation are pregnancy signal? I'll tell you in this article about cramps and a few other tipsContinue reading
Are you pregnant or a future parent to be? A much-celebrated milestone in pregnancy is determining the gender of your little bundle of joy. Usually, this is done via ultrasound exam. However, does a method exist to determine gender earlier in pregnancy? How can it be done? How does it differ from traditional methods? In this article, I will cover traditional blood testing methods to find baby sex. Yes, it is possible to use a blood test to determine your baby gender.Continue reading
There are a true number of circumstances or circumstances related to intercourse that leave people with many questions.
Can You Get Pregnant From Precum? (Pre-ejaculate liquid), or can you have a baby without penetration, or is it possible to obtain pregnant grinding? To answer this relevant question, you need to first know "what precum is".Continue reading