21WeeksPregnant

21 Weeks Pregnant

At week 21, her pregnancy will be more intense since the baby is much more fully alive and kicking literally. This is also the best week to enlist the hospital that they will go to...
Cholestasis of pregnancy

Cholestasis of pregnancy

Cholestasis is a Greek word chole which means “bile” and stasis meaning “still”. There are several names for this kind of condition such as; obstetric cholestasis, intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy or ICP. This kind of...
20WeeksPregnant

20 Weeks Pregnant

At week 20, the uterus is already in line with the pregnant woman's navel and the top of the uterus will grow towards the rib cage at a rate of 1 centimeter per week. This...
19WeeksPregnant

19 Weeks Pregnant

In the 19th week of pregnancy, the baby's movements become harder. The bulge around the pelvis ripens since the top of the uterus reaches the belly button and will grow a centimeter per week.During the...
gestational-diabetes

Gestational Diabetes

Many women diagnosed of gestational diabetes once they reach their 24th month of pregnancy. That is why all women who are pregnant will need to undergo gestational diabetes test especially those women who are more...
Diarrhea-during-Pregnancy

Diarrhea during Pregnancy

Although it is not often and it does not last very long, a lot of pregnant women are complaining about frequent restroom break because of diarrhea. Unfortunately, frequent loose stools or diarrhea can be one...
18WeeksPregnant

18 Weeks Pregnant

In the 18th week, expect to experience long periods of backache due to the burgeoning belly. Moreover, this is the time where quickening occurs - fluttering sensations in the pelvic area which is a symbol...
17WeeksPregnant

17 Weeks Pregnant

In the 17th week of pregnancy, the abdominal cavity becomes more sensitive to touch. This is because the expanding uterus (womb) has shifted the mother's centre of gravity. There are some instances where his kicks...
Molar Pregnancy

Molar Pregnancy

A molar pregnancy is a type of abnormality in the placenta, it occurs when the tissue that usually becomes an embryo turns out to develop into a strange mass of cysts. Although it is not...
Bleeding during Pregnancy

Bleeding during Pregnancy

It can be very scary to have a vaginal bleeding especially if you are pregnant though it is not always an indication of serious concerns. Yet, it very important to be on guard and take...
16WeeksPregnant

16 Weeks Pregnant

In the 16th week of pregnancy, the burgeoning belly is bigger and harder. Thus, a woman will also appear like she is carrying a heavy load at all times. In week 16, the mother's lungs...
15WeeksPregnant

15 Weeks Pregnant

In the 15th week of pregnancy, some symptoms in the first trimester are gone. However, new symptoms are expect to arise this week. Apart from that, the baby is completely developed and what he...
14WeeksPregnant

14 Weeks Pregnant

The 14th week of pregnancy is the beginning of the second trimester. The most critical weeks of pregnancy (first trimester) is finally over. Surpassing the most symptomatic week simply means that the chances of miscarriage...
13WeeksPregnant

13 Weeks Pregnant

Week 13 is the last week of the first trimester. The uterus or womb is already big enough to show a rounded belly. Not only does the mother will notice her protruding bump, but as...
night-sweats-during-pregnancy

Night sweats during pregnancy

Many women go through night sweats or nocturnal hyperhidrosis during their pregnancy. Although the when and how of night sweat experience varies largely. Several women experience a sporadic episode waking up so wet with sweat...
Headaches-during-pregnancy

Headaches during pregnancy

It is not strange to have a tension headache during pregnancy, particularly during the first trimester. The most usual type of headache during pregnancy is tension headache. Tension headache is a kind of headache that...
12WeeksPregnant

12 Weeks Pregnant

Week 12 is a great week for mothers since the pregnancy hormones will tame down a bit. That means the numerous symptoms are going to subside in a bit too. In line with this, below...