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Unplanned Pregnancy

Teen Pregnancy Issues and Challenges

Let’s be honest – going through a teen pregnancy is probably not going to be easy. However, it is definitely possible. Young women like you

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Pregnancy Complications

Epilepsy and Pregnancy

Epilepsy is a chronic disorder or group of disorders characterized by recurrent, unpredictable seizures. A seizure is a temporary physiological dysfunction of the brain, in

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Pregnancy Complications

Flu During Pregnancy

During pregnancy, changes occur in your immune system, heart, and lungs. Additional stress is put on the heart and lungs as the lung capacity decreases

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Pregnancy Complications

Gonorrhea in Pregnancy

During pregnancy, in order to protect your growing baby, it’s important to prioritize your health. This can be a challenge for women who have sexually

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Pregnancy Concerns

Anemia During Pregnancy

Anemia is a medical condition in which there are not enough healthy red blood cells to carry oxygen to the tissues in the body. When

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Pregnancy Complications

Polyhydramnios: High Amniotic Fluid During Pregnancy

Polyhydramnios or commonly referred to as “Poly,” is a relatively rare condition that happens in about one percent of pregnancies. Polyhydramnios occurs when excess amniotic fluid accumulates

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Pregnancy Complications

Placental Abruption

Placental Abruption Symptoms and Treatment Placental abruption is the separation of the placenta from the uterine lining. This condition usually occurs in the third trimester

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Pregnancy Complications

Toxoplasmosis During Pregnancy

The solid wastes (feces) of cats may contain a parasite called Toxoplasma Gondii that can cause toxoplasmosis, a rare but serious blood infection. The infection