Pregnancy Health


Home remedies to treat itchy bellies during pregnancy

Home remedies to treat itchy bellies during pregnancy

Have you conceived and well into your pregnancy? Congratulations! Being pregnant is probably one of the best feelings in the world. The feeling of a beautiful little baby growing inside of you fills expectant mothers with hope and happiness. The pregnancy glow is proof of their joy. You are showered with love and care and most spouses tend to get extra caring pampering you with all that you need....

6 Home remedies for vomiting during pregnancy

6 Home remedies for vomiting during pregnancy

Pregnancy is the most beautiful phase in a woman’s life. However, it brings a lot of challenges to be coped with. Morning sickness is one such discomfort which comes along in the early pregnancy span. Change in hormonal levels, excess salivation during first trimester, changes in blood sugar level trigger nausea and a tendency to throw up frequently during pregnancy. For some, morning sickness...

5 tips to boost your immune system during pregnancy

5 tips to boost your immune system during pregnancy

Pregnancy impacts a woman’s immunity system adversely. During pregnancy, a woman’s Immune system is naturally under functioning or suppressed so that her body does not reject the foetus or embryo considering it as a foreign object. As a result the immune cells lose a part of their capability to protect the body against infections and ailments. It thus becomes important to boost immunity...

Cervical effacement during pregnancy

Cervical effacement during pregnancy

During pregnancy, the cervix is thick (around 305 cm in length), but as you come near to you due date, your cervix stretches and becomes shorter and thin. This process of cervix changes from thick to paper-line thin is called cervical effacement during pregnancy. At the climax of pregnancy, when the cervix effaces and dilates (opens) that means, the cervix is prepared for the baby to pass through...

Strep Throat While Pregnant: Signs and Dealing Ways

Strep Throat While Pregnant: Signs and Dealing Ways

Being sick with a sore throat when you are pregnant may be one of the worst things in the world. If you think that you might have strep throat, you may need to relax and take care of yourself to get rid of these symptoms, but you do not necessarily have to worry that your baby is in danger. Usually, a sore throat is not a sure symptom of strep throat. Your sore throat could be the result of...

Nipples Itch in Pregnancy: Why and How to Deal with It

Nipples Itch in Pregnancy: Why and How to Deal with It

During pregnancy, you will notice many different changes in your body. While you may be really excited about the birth of your new baby, some of the pregnancy symptoms may make this time downright uncomfortable. This may make you even more eager for your pregnancy to be over and to have your baby cuddled up with you. Many expectant moms experience itchy nipples during pregnancy and this may be...

What Causes Cramping in Lower Abdomen at 26 Weeks?

What Causes Cramping in Lower Abdomen at 26 Weeks?

If you’re 26 weeks pregnant cramps in lower abdomen could be alarming. The “aches and pains” of pregnancy are hard to tell apart sometimes. By 26 weeks, your baby is getting bigger and heavier. There are several muscle groups in the pelvis that hold up the weight of pregnancy. It is important to know how all of this works, and when you need to worry. This article lists some of the causes of...

How to Stop Excessive Ptyalism or Saliva During Pregnancy

How to Stop Excessive Ptyalism or Saliva During Pregnancy

Pregnancy is a beautiful phase in a woman’s life, but for some, it brings in lots of unpleasant symptoms that might make the early months difficult. I have heard some mums say that for them nausea and vomiting lasted throughout the 9 months not allowing them to eat well. Now, that’s bad! Some again have mentioned excessive salivation during the early months. What is it? What causes it?...

Dealing with Skin Breakouts during Pregnancy

Dealing with Skin Breakouts during Pregnancy

Pregnancy is a beautiful phase – but it does bring about many changes in your body. Almost half of all pregnant women face physical discomforts throughout the entire duration of their pregnancy. Some are lucky to escape the pregnancy woes. Many experience these problem only during the first trimester. If you are pregnant now, chances are you will be able to relate to all the pregnancy problems...

Effective Tips to Cure Morning Sickness In Second Pregnancy

Effective Tips to Cure Morning Sickness In Second Pregnancy

You had a blissful pregnancy if you had not experienced morning sickness, but that percentage of women is comparatively less to those who experienced it. A new study suggests that there may be a hidden benefit in all that discomfort experienced during pregnancy. There has been a very strong evidence found by the scientists claiming that vomiting and nausea during pregnancy is associated with low...