How Long Do You Have Sore Breasts During Pregnancy? Pregnancy

How Long Do You Have Sore Breasts During Pregnancy?

It is common for women to experience breast pain during the first, second or third trimester of pregnancy. Breast pain can usually be one of the earliest signs of pregnancy, but can also occur in the last stages of pregnancy when your breasts are ready for producing milk shortly after birth. Normally fluctuating hormones can cause uneasiness, but breast pain can be greatly reduced during...

White Creamy Discharge Sign of Pregnancy Pregnancy

White Creamy Discharge Sign of Pregnancy

It is normal for women to experience a bit of vaginal discharge which begins a year or so before puberty and doesn’t end until after menopause. The quantity of discharge will vary from person to person and depend on the time in their life. Most of the time it will become heavier immediately before your menstrual cycle and it is usually creamy, white, or clear. Although it can smell musky, it...

Light Period and Pregnancy Pregnancy

Light Period and Pregnancy

Spotting and bleeding during pregnancy could be a sign of anything from a minor complication or a major health complication. While the two are often confused, they are quite different and you can differentiate them by their color. Spotting tends to be lighter, mainly pinkish brown in color while bleeding is red. The amount of blood is also an indicator of whether you are bleeding or spotting....

41 Weeks Pregnant Groin Pain Pregnancy

41 Weeks Pregnant Groin Pain

As a woman enters the third trimester of pregnancy, expectations for the baby’s arrival grow and excitement sets in. The baby is considered to term between the 38th to the 40th week, when most babies are normally born. Your baby will soon be arriving and this time can be very exciting, but physically challenging. Many changes occur in your body, and if you’re up to 41 weeks pregnant,...

Can My Emotions During Pregnancy Shape My Baby’s Personality? Pregnancy

Can My Emotions During Pregnancy Shape My Baby’s Personality?

Pregnancy is a time when hormones not only rule a woman’s body, but also her mind. The way a woman perceives her pregnancy shapes up her emotions, and these emotions do get passed on to the baby in the womb, happy or sad. Experts on the subject say that a baby gets nurtured in the womb with not just food and oxygen, but also with positive or negative thoughts that the mother feels. Let’s see...

Pushing (Bearing Down) The Baby Pregnancy

Pushing (Bearing Down) The Baby

The process of labor is a complicated one as a number of events happen simultaneously and are responsible for the delivery of the baby. The passage, the passenger (baby) and the mother all are actively involved in this great natural phenomenon. What Is Meant By Pushing Or Bearing Down The Baby? Pushing or bearing down is an important stage of labor. With the onset of uterine contractions, the...

Lamaze Method Of Childbirth Pregnancy

Lamaze Method Of Childbirth

Giving birth to a child, without any doubt, is the most significant phase of a woman’s life. Delivery also rolls in with difficulties and complications. To facilitate the pain and complications the easiest method that may ever come to your mind maybe opting for a C-section which is considered “easier and safer”. Do you know that an unnecessary C-section invites more harm for you (and maybe...

Importance Of Potassium During Pregnancy Pregnancy

Importance Of Potassium During Pregnancy

Our body needs several minerals to run different functions normally. One of the most important minerals, if not taken adequate quantity will affect the body function badly, is potassium. What is The Importance Of Mineral Potassium During Pregnancy? Potassium is a mineral generally found in many food items like fruits, vegetables, yogurt, milk, red meat, fish, chicken etc. Potassium plays a...

This Is How Your Second Pregnancy Differs From The First! Pregnancy

This Is How Your Second Pregnancy Differs From The First!

A first pregnancy is a magical experience, and nothing can quite match the ecstasy when the pregnancy test kits reads ‘positive’. The anticipation, exhilaration and expectation from the first pregnancy is matchless. Though pregnancy is beautiful no matter how many times you feel those fluttering kicks, when you are pregnant for the second or third time, you know the journey and will be more...

Episiotomy: The Complete View Без рубрики

Episiotomy: The Complete View

Episiotomy is defined as an incision made surgically in the perineum and the posterior wall of vagina during the third stage of labor to enlarge the vaginal opening for the delivery of head of the baby. It is also referred as ‘birth canal widening’ process to facilitate the delivery of baby. Perineum is the tissue present between the anus and the vagina. It is this region that is surgically...