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VBAC: Labor Induction-Topic Overview

When labor does not start on its own and delivery needs to happen soon,contractions can be started (induced) with medicine. Some doctors avoid inducing labor when a woman is trying vaginal birth after cesarean (VBAC). But others are okay with the careful use of certain medicines to start labor or st

Acne And Your Pregnancy

There are important things to know about fighting acne during pregnancy. Learn what treatments could harm you baby, and what 1 product is viewed as safe.

No Morning Sickness

Once an expectant mother comes down from the high of being pregnant, she realizes that there are more than a few questions she needs to ask. She may be concerned about the issue of morning sickness, w

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders are a group of birth defects that can happen when a pregnant woman drinks alcohol. Fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS) is the most severe type of the disorder.

Your Eighth Week of Pregnancy

Welcome to your 8th week of pregnancy.By now you are probably experiencing most of the classic pregnancy symptoms.You may be struggling with morning sickness, fatigue, and moodiness.

Are 3D/4D ultrasounds safe during pregnancy?

3D / 4D ultrasound is safe during pregnancy. The rise in temperature is not harmful and is in the accepted limits. The benefit of having an ultrasound is that you are assured about the health of the b

7 Breastfeeding Myths Dispelled

There is a lot of myths about breastfeeding that are of concern to nursing mothers. In this article we aim to dispel a few common myths. Myth 1 When you breastfeed your breasts will sag. ...

Discovering Foods That Can Help You Get Pregnant

All through time, there has been wives' tale or advice about what to eat to get pregnant. This causes many wanna-be mothers rushing off in every direction buying this and that, trying to boost their fertility. The truth is, you can conceive no matter what you eat. However, many swear by some fe

Information About Exercise During Pregnancy

Now you may not even want to think about exercise at the moment as the morning sickness is taking over your life, but believe me when it comes to labour, you will wish you had. I had a very long hard first labour and had I exercised during pregnancy and kept myself fit, practiced my pelvic floor mus

Exercise While Pregnant - Are You Doing This 1 Vital Pregnancy Exercise?

It doesn't matter if you start exercising during your pregnancy when you're 3 weeks or 36 weeks pregnant, the important thing is that you begin to exercise while pregnant as soon as you can. (It is vital that you check with your doctor to ensure that any exercise you undertake during your

Getting to Know Systemic Yeast

Systemic yeast is the common term used to refer to candidiasis. The term indicates yeast infection on the female genitalia. The infections pointed to by systemic yeast may be superficial in nature, which causes irritation, ...

How to Conceive a Boy Baby You've Always Dreamed Of

Made of snips and snails and puppy dogs tails, little baby boys are a delight full of fun and adventure.It's no wonder that many couples want to have a boy first in the family.Whether that is your situation, or you currently have a room full of girls and want to even things up a bit, this artic