Pain in Pregnancy

Pain in Pregnancy

Over the course of a nine-month pregnancy the body will undergo a number of changes. Apart from the weight gain, swollen feet and acid reflux, pain may also play a prominent role. Pain comes in many different forms and can range from slight stomach discomfort to a sharp, dull pain that requires medical attention. But…

Preparing for Pregnancy

Preparing for Pregnancy

Congratulations on the pregnancy! Finding out that you’re going to be a first time parent (or perhaps a parent once again) is an exciting event. If this is your first child then continue reading to get some tips on how best to prepare for your pregnancy. If you’ve done this before then it’s still a…

Pregnancy: Ninth Month

Your Baby Your baby will grow 2 ½ inches and gains 2 pounds- baby now weighs 6 ½ to 7 ½ pounds and is about 20 inches long.  The amniotic fluid equals about 1 quart.  Your baby settles into a head-down position if this hasn’t already happened (in most cases).  Baby movements are different since…