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Signs of a Miscarriage

Posted on August 8, 2012 | No comments

If you are currently pregnant and experience the following symptoms you should contact your doctor or midwife as they can be signs that you have had, or are having a miscarriage. Bleeding – bleeding is the main symptom that women have when they miscarry.  Some light bleeding during the first trimester is normal, but if […]

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How Long Will It Last?

Posted on August 6, 2012 | No comments

Generally speaking, morning sickness does not last any longer than the first trimester of pregnancy. For the most part, morning sickness will start somewhere around the sixth week of pregnancy, and should end around the 12th week of pregnancy. Still, it is not entirely unheard of for morning sickness to start earlier; some women claim […]

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Can Pregnancy Cause Heartburn?

Posted on August 3, 2012 | No comments

The fact of the matter is that the majority of women will have some heartburn during their pregnancy. It might be just a little bit of heartburn that occurs occasionally, or it might be rather sever heartburn that occurs quite frequently. It is estimated that at least half of all women will have some heartburn […]

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Hormones, Pregnancy, and Morning Sickness

Posted on August 1, 2012 | No comments

When we think of hormones and nausea, we typically think of how pregnant women often experience morning sickness. Morning sickness is a fairly common symptom of pregnancy, and it is very likely caused by hormones. Around 70% of all new moms-to-be will experience morning sickness. Morning sickness can occur at any time of the day, […]

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When Morning Sickness Comes Back

Posted on July 30, 2012 | No comments

More than two thirds of women will experience nausea and vomiting during the first trimester of pregnancy. For the vast majority of these women, however, this nausea and vomiting, sometimes also referred to as “morning sickness,” will pass by the time the second trimester begins, never returning. However, nausea and vomiting returning during the second […]

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Your Pregnancy and Hemorrhoids

Posted on July 27, 2012 | No comments

The short answer to this question is, “Yes, there is a natural way to treat hemorrhoids.” Having said that, it is important to understand a few things about what it is that causes hemorrhoids, and about what sorts of treatment options there are that are available to treat hemorrhoids. For the pregnant woman, hemorrhoids are […]

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Safest Ways to Handle Morning Sickness

Posted on July 25, 2012 | No comments

It can be frustrating trying to deal with the various aches, pains, and symptoms of pregnancy. What may have not been a big deal prior to becoming pregnant can become important while you are pregnant. Some of the cures for nausea, for example, may be just fine for a woman who is not pregnant. However, […]

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Dietary Supplements for Morning Sickness

Posted on July 23, 2012 | No comments

Morning sickness is one of the most common, and often one of the most unfortunate things about being pregnant. While there are other symptoms of pregnancy that might be more severe, or others that may last through your entire pregnancy, morning sickness is a major concern for many women. It is estimated that somewhere around […]

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The Problem of Smoke During Pregnancy

Posted on July 20, 2012 | No comments

Is It Hazardous To Be Around Smoke During Pregnancy? Being around smoke during your pregnancy is hazardous, both to you and to your unborn baby. Breathing in smoke or smoking while pregnant will increase the risk of premature and/or low-birthweight babies. Low birthweight babies tend to have a large number of health problems both immediately […]

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Third Trimester Morning Sickness

Posted on July 18, 2012 | No comments

During early pregnancy, many women expect to have symptoms like morning sickness. In fact, somewhere around 70% of women say that they will experience nausea and/or vomiting during their first trimester. Nausea is often a common indicator of pregnancy for many women. However, nausea during the third trimester is not nearly as common as nausea […]

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