Category: Parenting & Pregnancy

Water breakage

Water breakage

While the unborn baby is gestating inside the uterus, he is cushioned and sheltered inside a fluid – filled membranous bag called the amniotic sac. When the amniotic sac ruptures, it is called the water...
rh-factor

Rh factor

The Rhesus blood group system (Rh blood group system) [which includes the Rh factor] is one of the 35 existing human blood group systems, and is considered as the 2nd most important blood group system....
pregnancy-diet

Pregnancy diet

Having a healthy body [mother and father] is essential during the baby making process. To do so, everything that is written here will serve as a guide to maintain a well – nourished body for...
Miscarriage

Miscarriage

Did you know that about 40% of all pregnancies experience miscarriage? Miscarriage (also called as pregnancy loss) refers to a pregnancy that has end on its own around 20 weeks and under of pregnancy. Miscarriage...
Implantation Bleeding

Implantation Bleeding

Implantation bleeding is when the implanted embryo (fertilized egg cell) disrupts the blood vessels of the endometriosis (uterine wall). Approximately, about 1 out of 3 (20 – 30%) women experience this.
HELLP Syndrome

HELLP Syndrome

HELLP syndrome is a series of life – threatening obstetric complications that are considered as a variant of pre – eclampsia. As a matter of fact, about 4 – 12% of women who are diagnosed...
epidural

Epidural

An epidural is a regional anesthetic which involves injecting a sterile guide needle in the lower back, between the spinal cord and epidural space (outer membrane of the spinal cord), and a catheter is positioned...
c-section-recovery

C section recovery

Every mother – to – be has the possibility of being a candidate of cesarean. Most especially if her unborn baby is in a breech position. With that being said, everything a cesarean mother (especially...