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When Should I Be Concerned About Bleeding While Pregnant?

At any stage during your pregnancy, bleeding should always be investigated as it may indicate something more serious. Regrettably, there are some instances where bleeding indicates problems. If you feel severe abdominal pain and cramps, it may be signs of Read more…


Why Am I More Likely To Become Anemic During Pregnancy?

  You’re more likely to become anemic during pregnancy because, during the second and third trimester, your iron needs increase significantly, from 18 mg to 27 mg per day. You need more iron because you have more blood circulating in Read more…


What is the link between probiotic milk and preeclampsia?

Preeclampsia is one of those dreaded conditions and can actually be fatal to pregnant women. It usually begins with an elevated blood pressure that does not resolve itself, as well as excess protein in your urine. Although it is unknown Read more…


What are Braxton-Hicks contractions?

Also known as false labor or practice contractions, Braxton-Hicks are unpredictable, sporadic, infrequent and non-rhythmic uterine contractions that can start as early as 6 weeks of pregnancy, but you will not feel them at that stage. They were named after Read more…