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Taking Care of Yourself while You Take Care of Your Unborn

Most expecting women have the tendency to forget about themselves in the impression that they have to shift their focus to their little one. And while we laud the sincerest of intentions, wouldn’t it be nicer if you can do so in a fashionable way that makes you look and feel good both inside and out? 342 more words

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8 Discomforts Experienced Mostly in Pregnancy

Getting the “good news” doesn’t come without a few worries and understandably so, we know getting pregnant is one of the most life-changing experiences for a woman. 590 more words

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A Different Approach to Maternal Mortality

When a woman is pregnant, there are 101 things that could possibly go wrong. Amongst all these possibilities, some are often easier to mitigate than others – in case they happened. 803 more words

The pregnant woman who was attacked after responding to a Craigslist ad is shown in herFacebook profile photo less than a month before the incident beaming in a rainbow tutu and proudly wearing a “Mommy to Be” sash. 137 more words

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Immunization of pregnant women against pertussis: The effect of timing on antibody avidity.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommend tetanus-diphteria-acellular pertussis (Tdap) immunization during pregnancy, preferably at 27-36 weeks gestation.

AIMS:

First, to assess the relative avidity index (RAI) of umbilical cord immunoglobulin G (IgG) to pertussis toxin (PT) for newborns of women immunized with Tdap during late pregnancy as compared to unimmunized women. 190 more words

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Migraines During Pregnancy: Are They Dangerous?

A migraine during pregnancy is a very stressful and frightening situation. Often your pregnancy migraine symptoms are different from your regular ones. Treatment is limited because of your growing baby. 563 more words

Pain Management

Whether pregnant women can eat strawberries?

If you are pregnant, do not skimp ripe, fragrant strawberries. Perhaps you heard the opinion that eating strawberries in pregnancy can cause allergies in your child’s future – so far, it has not been proven. 180 more words

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