breast-milk

What’s in Breast Milk?

Have you ever experienced looking at the back of the packaging of a formula milk to have a look of its ingredient? Have you ever questioned yourself what are the ingredients are in the mother’s...
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Prenatal Vitamins

Having a healthy diet is one of the best approaches to get the minerals and vitamins your body requires but even if you have a healthy diet you might still fall short on some of...
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32 Weeks Pregnant

At 32 weeks pregnant, the stomach may feel squeezed since the unborn baby takes up so much space inside the abdomen. Plus, half of the mother’s weight gain comprises to her baby’s. By week 32,...
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31 Weeks Pregnant

A mother – in – waiting finally reaches the 31st week of pregnancy which is the 3rd week of the 3rd (and last) trimester. This also equates to the 8th month of the journey. Also...
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30 Weeks Pregnant

Week 30 serves as the 2nd week of the 3rd trimester. Only 10 more weeks to go before the journey is finally over. Many of the pregnancy symptoms she felt in her early weeks will...
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29 Weeks Pregnant

Week 29 marks a milestone in pregnancy since it is the beginning of the 3rd trimester. This also serves as the very last trimester of the journey. As the soon – to – be mother’s...
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28 Weeks Pregnant

Week 28 marks the last week of the 2nd trimester. An expectant mother is 2/3rds shy from entering the 3rd trimester. Most pregnant women gain an average of 5KG during this trimester. At week 28,...
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27 Weeks Pregnant

The 27th week of pregnancy marks the end of the 2nd trimester. During this week, pregnant woman’s uterus is now nearing up her rib cage which gives her a hard time to breathe. An expectant...
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26 Weeks Pregnant

An expectant mother is 2/3rds of the way through the pregnancy journey. The growing uterus is about 2 and a half inches above the navel. In line with this, the uterus swells up and pushes...
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25 Weeks Pregnant

25 weeks pregnant (6 months pregnant), 3 months to go before the baby’s arrival. This is the great time to pre-register, so that an expectant mother does not need to fill up any forms before...
Braxton Hicks Contractions

Braxton Hicks Contractions

Pregnant women will encounter Braxton hicks contractions at some point in their lives before childbirth. The phrase is used to refer to contraction that is irregular and painless during pregnancy. It's a phrase that was...
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Caffeine during pregnancy

It is a kind of drug that stimulates, means it can keep you up and awake. During pregnancy, women are being encouraged to lessen their caffeine intake for many important reasons. I know it may...
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Dizziness during Pregnancy

During your pregnancy you might feel quite disorienting, a feeling of unsteadiness also called as vertigo. Vertigo can make pregnant women feel as feel they will faint or fall, sometime they really do. But it...
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How to Induce Labor?

Inducing labor is also well known as labor induction. It is when your doctor uses other procedures or gives you medicines to begin your labor or contractions. The doctor will only recommend the labor induction...
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24 Weeks Pregnant

During the 24th week of pregnancy, the uterus already measures about 11/2 – 2 inches above the belly button. In a like manner, an expectant mother's navel which was once an innie is already an...
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23 Weeks Pregnant

Week 23 is the scariest week of pregnancy since premature birth can happen at this period. If a baby is conceived at this time, he would have a chance of survival. However, he would most...
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22 Weeks Pregnant

During the 22nd week of pregnancy (5 months) the uterus expands up to the point where it takes up the spaces of the internal organs surrounding it. Because of that, she will experience difficulty in...