Your Pregnancy

Maternity Photo Shoot Ideas And Tips

When you are expecting a baby, your thoughts turn to wanting to preserve and immortalize this precious period of life. Nothing captures this incredible time better than a well-thought-out maternity shoot.

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What Happens in the Womb During Pregnancy? (VIDEO)

Naked Science has done something amazing with their documentary, “Life Before Birth – In the Womb”. From sperm to birth, they take you inside a woman’s body to watch the actual development of an incredible and miraculous life of a baby in the womb using the latest in medical technology and animation.

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Roles of Vitamin B in Pregnancy

Vitamin B during pregnancy is vital to the prevention of several birth defects and the proper development of your growing baby. The correct dosage of certain B vitamins helps with several symptoms of pregnancy like nausea and exhaustion. Are you and baby getting enough or too much? Learn more here.

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Pregnancy Dreams

Changes in dreams and sleep habits are fairly common during pregnancy. Read on to find out more information about causes and symptoms.

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Pregnancy Glow

The so-called “pregnancy glow,” a shininess of the face during pregnancy, may be due to increased blood flow to the face, or increased oil production.

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Cramping During Pregnancy

Cramping during pregnancy is not uncommon. However, there are warning signs you should look out for that may indicate a medical issue.

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Nausea During Pregnancy

Nausea is commonly experienced during the first trimester and is not generally a reason for concern. There are many options you can try to alleviate this symptom.

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Fatigue During Pregnancy

During your pregnancy, you may begin to feel fatigued more often. Here are some steps you can take to combat tiredness and feel more energetic.

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Uterus Size During Pregnancy

Before pregnancy, the uterus is about the size of an orange and will grow exponentially during pregnancy. Learn more about uterus size changes during pregnancy.

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Diet During Pregnancy

Questions about your diet during pregnancy? What should you eat in order to have the healthiest pregnancy possible? Learn about healthy eating.

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Nesting During Pregnancy

Near the end of pregnancy, a number of women may experience what is known as the “nesting instinct.” It may manifest as an increase in energy and desire to clean.

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Gas During Pregnancy

Are you experiencing gas during your pregnancy and trying to figure out how to treat it? What causes gas while expecting and can you take steps to prevent it?

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Fetal Development: Third Trimester

During the third trimester, the fetus will develop rapidly, reaching up to 21 inches long and weighing up to 10 pounds. Learn more about third trimester fetal development.

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Mood Swings During Pregnancy

Having mood swings while you are pregnant is a common occurrence. Learn about the causes of these mood swings and how to treat them during pregnancy.

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Depression in Pregnancy

Depression symptoms are experienced by 14-23% of women during pregnancy. Learn more about the symptoms of depression and treatment options.

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Pregnancy Nutrition

Good nutrition is essential for the health and wellness of your baby. Learn about nutrition during pregnancy and how it invests in you and your baby.

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Round Ligament Pain

Round ligament pain is common for women who are pregnant. Learn about the causes and treatment of round ligament pain during pregnancy.

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Migraines During Pregnancy

If you are prone to getting migraines, you may notice that they either improve or worsen during pregnancy. Either way, there are ways you can alleviate migraine headaches.

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Folic Acid

Folic Acid is essential for the prevention of neural tube defects during pregnancy. Learn more about how to get adequate folic acid and the effects of a folic acid deficiency.

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Pregnancy and Leg Cramps

Leg cramps are commonly experienced during pregnancy. While they are not generally a concern, there are steps you can take to alleviate them.

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Kick Counts

Setting aside time every day to count your baby’s kicks, swishes, rolls, and jabs may help identify potential problems. Learn about kick counts and the prevention of stillbirth.

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