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Causes and Management of Nausea during Pregnancy Nausea during pregnancy is considered as one of the most experienced as well as most complained about symptoms of pregnancy. While this symptom may be uncomfortable, the great thing is that this does not harm the baby. Moreover, this is often perceived as a sign of a healthy pregnancy. For most women, morning sickness or nausea does not appear until about a month after conception. However, for others this pregnancy symptom may actually appear as early as two weeks after conception. While this may be called morning sickness, pregnancy related nausea can be a problem that occurs in the morning, noon or even at night. Most pregnant women who experience nausea in [...]

2018-01-11T10:08:21+00:00Categories: Pregnancy|Tags: , , |

Food Aversions

Staying Healthy Despite Having Food Aversions during Pregnancy Food aversions during pregnancy are a common symptom that many pregnant women experience. In fact, most pregnant women will have at least one food aversion in their pregnancy. Food aversion can be described as a new sense of repulsion at a food that they may have previously enjoyed. You may not have heard it but food aversions are as common as food cravings during pregnancy. Experts describe this pregnancy symptom as a dramatic feeling of disgust to specific tastes, foods and food smells. There are times when being in the same room with the specific food can cause nausea and vomiting. Just like food cravings during pregnancy, experts are yet to [...]

2018-01-18T12:03:59+00:00Categories: Pregnancy|Tags: , |

Itchy Skin

Itchy Skin during Pregnancy – Is this Normal? Itchy skin can be a normal occurrence during pregnancy. However, this can also be more than just another pregnancy symptom. Thus, it is important to become observant with this symptom. You have to check whether the symptom has gone from being as mild itch to a severe one, as this can already be a sign of another condition. A lot of pregnant women feel the urge to scratch the skin on their abdomen and breasts. This is a normal pregnancy symptom and this happens around the second as well as the third trimester of pregnancy. This symptom appears as you start to show and your belly expands to accommodate the growing [...]

2018-01-10T10:40:46+00:00Categories: Pregnancy|Tags: , |

Doctors Claim Shoulder Pain to Be a Possible Ectopic Pregnancy Symptom

Extracting statistical surveys from a recent research, doctors have discovered shoulder pains to be a possible symptom of ectopic pregnancy. Considered to be a life-risking ailment among pregnant women which has increased in frequency over the years, this discovery has opened up new-fangled diagnosis opportunities for gynecologists. Ectopic pregnancy, as commonly known, occurs when a fertile egg implants itself anywhere other than the uterus. While the majority of cases occur in the fallopian tube, a segmented number of issues may be cervical, ovarian and abdominal as well. As per eminent medicine practitioners, fertile eggs are not designed to grow in the fallopian tube. Invariably, it causes a fallopian rapture and hence, is also known as tubular pregnancy. Raptures, if [...]

2018-01-11T10:09:31+00:00Categories: News, Pregnancy|Tags: , |


Fatigue During Pregnancy – Is What I’m Feeling Normal? Feeling exhausted or tired is a common symptom occurring early in a pregnancy or several weeks before birth. However, fatigue is not always related to the hormonal changes during pregnancy. Thus, it is important to be mindful about this feeling and report anything unusual to your health care provider. Some pregnant women actually become extremely tired or fatigued during the first 12 weeks of their pregnancy. Fatigue during pregnancy can exhibit as a never ending as well as unrelenting feeling that you cannot find the energy to do all the things that you want to do. You may sleep for 12 hours but you still feel tired and lethargic when [...]

2018-01-10T11:02:01+00:00Categories: Pregnancy|Tags: , |

Frequent Urination

Effectively Dealing with Frequent Urination during Pregnancy Frequent urination is considered a pregnancy symptom that no pregnant woman enjoys.  However, this is also considered as one of the most common symptoms of pregnancy which starts early in the first three months of the pregnancy and gets bad in the last three months of the pregnancy. What Causes Frequent Urination during Pregnancy? Frequent urination during pregnancy is mainly caused by the increased blood flow to the pregnant woman’s kidneys. The extra blood flow makes the kidneys produce up to 25 percent more urine soon after conception. The increased urine production peaks at nine to 16 weeks of the pregnancy. Aside from the increase in blood flow, frequent urination during pregnancy [...]

2018-01-10T11:23:13+00:00Categories: Pregnancy|Tags: , |

Hot Flashes or Hot Flushes during Pregnancy – How to Relieve Them

Hot flashes or hot flushes are a common pregnancy symptom. In fact, this affects more than 80 percent of pregnant women at some stage of their pregnancy. Some pregnant women, however, start having them as early as several weeks after conception. This pregnancy symptom can start right away after conception. In fact, some pregnant women identify hot flashes as one of the earliest ones that appear when they are pregnant. However, this symptom is not that common and should not be considered a reliable determinant of a pregnancy. Further tests should be initiated to confirm the pregnancy. You can also look out for other signs of pregnancy like sore breasts, spotting and abdominal cramps. How Does a Hot Flash [...]

2018-01-10T11:25:23+00:00Categories: Pregnancy|Tags: , , |