Category: Pregnancy & Childbirth

Twins births are seen more commonly in blood lines, so a family history of twin births increases the chances of having twins.

For the past couple of decades, scientists are trying to explore the prospect of couples giving birth to …

Crying During Pregnancy

Crying spells during pregnancy or getting frequently emotional while a woman is pregnant is deemed psychologically and physiologically normal and is basically attributed to hormonal changes.

Crying While Pregnant

  • Based on scientific evidences, women who have gone

Stabbing Pain in Breast During Pregnancy and While Breastfeeding

Breast pain during pregnancy is one of the earliest signs of being heavy with a baby. But some women may report the pain from time to time even when not pregnant.…

Weird Dreams During Early Pregnancy

During pregnancy many changes noticeably appear in women, and these include vivid dreams. Vivid dreams early pregnancy experiences appear to be more detailed than normal and are filled with flamboyant colors and supernatural images.

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Itchy Nipples Sign of Early Pregnancy

One of the early signs of pregnancy other than missing a period is having itchy nipples. Almost all pregnant women have encountered itchy nipples early pregnancy at one point.

Causes of Sore Itchy Nipple

Pregnancy is one of the most pleasured moments in woman’s life, even if she faces discomforts during this period. Some of the discomforts are caused due to hormonal changes, others are physical.

Of the most common physical symptom experienced in …

During the ante natal period women should be made aware of different changes expected in her body, some may be normal and others abnormal.

Skin Rash During Pregnancy

Rash during pregnancy is one such change which is commonly cited in …

Question: How soon can you tell the gender of a fetus? When and how can i find out the gender of my baby?
Answer: It is an individual couple’s choice to find what their baby gender will be. 50% to …

PUPPP Home Remedies

Pruritic urticarial papules and plaques of pregnancy is a skin condition that is characterized by itching and the appearance of bumpy rashes on the stretch marks of a pregnant woman. The symptoms of PUPPP manifest during the …

Miscarriage and missed abortion are synonymous terms used for expulsion of fetus or embryo from the womb before 20 weeks of pregnancy. It is believed that at least 20 percent of all pregnancies have risk of miscarriage before 20 weeks …

Nausea During Pregnancy

Nausea is one of the burdensome side effects of pregnancy. It is not clear why it occurs. Some say it has a lot to do with the levels of the hormone human chorionic gonadotropin.

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Dizzy Spells During Pregnancy

Pregnancy throws your whole body off kilter for nine months. Feet and legs may be swollen, your back hurts from all the extra weight, and you wonder if you will ever get back to normal. Rest …

Chances of Getting Baby Girl

It is the happiest moment in your life when you came to know that you are going to become a Dad or a Mom. The second thought arises is about the gender of the fetus.…

Days to Confirm Pregnancy

After an unprotected intercourse, many women are anxious to know if they are pregnant.

So let us know as to how many days it takes to know if the woman is pregnant after intercourse.

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Functions Of The Reproductive System

The reproductive system has the following basic functions:

  • To procreate
  • To produce eggs and sperm cells
  • To hold and nurture developing progeny
  • To produce hormones

Female Reproductive System Organs

The reproductive system of females consists …

Carrying Baby Low During Pregnancy

Carrying baby low during pregnancy means your baby is located closer to the pelvis. In such a situation you have to be extra careful.

Precautions While Carrying Baby Low During Pregnancy

Because as the baby …

Vaginal Swelling During Pregnancy

Swelling in the vagina can happen during pregnancy. It may be normal or a sign of impending disease. What causes vaginal swelling during pregnancy? Here are some reasons for the same:

Causes Of Vaginal Swelling

  • Infection.

Gas Problem During Pregnancy

Gas problem during pregnancy is common due to the hormonal change, namely the progesterone. As progesterone is increased during pregnancy it relaxes the smooth muscles of the intestine making the intestine dull, resulting into slow down …

Although certain exposure to chest X-rays, minor infections, chemicals, and some drugs during pregnancy have been proven harmless, pregnant women still have to be extra careful when taking medications to avoid risks and birth defects in their unborn child. Caution …

Amniotic fluid is the fluid that surrounds the developing fetus inside the mother’s womb.

 

Amniotic Fluid Function

 

  • Serves as cushion that protects the fetus from accidental blows and injuries.
  • Allows free movement of the fetus.
  • Also serves as