Week 34 Pregnancy: Development, Weight Gain, Baby Born at 34 Weeks

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Week 34 Pregnancy - Development Weight Gain Baby Born at 34 Weeks

Welcome to week 34 pregnancy! Baby is growing big and strong, and you’re probably a mix of exhausted and excited. … Read More

Week 33 Pregnancy: Hormones, Feeling Sick & Baby Born at 33 Weeks

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Week 33 Pregnancy - Hormones Feeling Sick and Baby Born at 33 Weeks

You’ve made it to week 33 pregnancy, 31 weeks from conception. You will be holding your baby before you know … Read More

Exercise During Pregnancy: Benefits & Safety

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Exercise During Pregnancy - Benefits and Safety

The idea of exercise during pregnancy is one surrounded by myth and confusion. Many false ideas are carryover from Victorian … Read More

Week 37 Pregnancy: Discharge, Symptoms & Baby Born

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Week 37 Pregnancy - Discharge Symptoms Baby Born

Congratulations on a huge milestone week! By the end of this week, week 37 pregnancy (35 weeks since your baby … Read More

Week 38 Pregnancy: 1 cm Dilated & Signs of Labor

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Week 38 Pregnancy - Symptoms 1 cm Dilated & Signs of Labor

Your baby is full term! Week 38 pregnancy marks 36 weeks since your baby was conceived, and as many as … Read More

Drinking Water During Pregnancy: Hydration in Pregnancy and Birth

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Drinking Water During Pregnancy - Hydration in Pregnancy and Birth

Among the piles of advice that come your way when you’re expecting, you often hear about staying hydrated. Is this … Read More

Week 41 Pregnancy and Beyond: Risks, Tests, & Post-term

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Week 41 Pregnancy and Beyond: Risks, Tests, & Post-term

You counted down the days to week 40, waiting to finally meet your little one, and your due date came … Read More

Top Signs of Pregnancy & Why They Happen

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Top Signs of Pregnancy & Why They Happen

So you think you may be pregnant! Waiting and wondering can be hard, and you may be scrutinizing every symptom … Read More

Prenatal Vitamins: Why Folic Acid? What NOT to Take?

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Prenatal vitamins: Why folic acid? What not to take.

You’re newly pregnant, and one of the first pieces of advice you get is to start taking a prenatal vitamin. … Read More

Bleeding and Cramping During Early Pregnancy

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Bleeding and Cramping During Early Pregnancy

You’re pregnant or hoping to become pregnant and have experienced some bleeding and/or cramping. You may be feeling nervous and … Read More