Basic of Getting Pregnant

Advanced Maternal Age: What Are the Risks?

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As women across the board are pairing up later and “leaning in”, the average age of a woman giving birth for the first time in the US hit a …
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Why Can’t I Get Pregnant?

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If you’ve calculated your ovulation date and had sex at just the right timing, but you still can’t seem to get pregnant, you start wondering…
Basic of Getting Pregnant

Chemical Pregnancy: Causes, Symptoms and Definition

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If you’re trying to conceive, then chemical pregnancy sounds like the world’s cruelest joke. You get a positive pregnancy test, so you think…
Pregnancy Week by Week

21 Weeks Pregnant: fetus, Belly and Symptoms

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It’s Week 21 of pregnancy: Are your breasts and belly noticeably bigger? Has your figure changed dramatically? As your belly becomes bigger,…
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Flying While Pregnant: When Is It Safe?

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If the thought of flying during pregnancy makes you nervous, you’re not the only one! But if you’ve got to travel a long distance for busine…
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Endometrial Thickness: What’s Normal for Pregnancy?

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There’s plenty of things going on in your body that you think you understand - until you realize you don’t. Especially if you’re hoping to g…
Pregnancy Complications

Pregnancy Insomnia: Causes and Remedies

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Having trouble sleeping since you got pregnant? You’re not the only one. Over 70% of pregnant women notice a disturbance in their sleeping h…
Pregnancy Week by Week

20 Weeks Pregnant: fetus, Belly and Symptoms

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You are now finally well into the second trimester and probably enjoying your pregnancy journey with some extra time on your hands now that …
Pregnancy Fitness

Swimming While Pregnant: The Ideal Exercise for Moms-To-Be?

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Swimming during pregnancy gets a lot of good press! Along with yoga and pilates, it’s one of the exercises most often recommended for moms-t…
Basal Body Temperature Basic of Getting Pregnant

Basal Body Temperature Charts and Measurement

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Basal body temperature (BBT) tells you a lot about what’s happening in your reproductive system, from when your period is due to when you’re…
Pregnancy Lifestyle

What to Do on Maternity Leave (Before Baby Arrives!)

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Congratulations - baby’s on the way, and you’re finally on maternity leave! When you’ve been working hard, you want to make the most of your…
Pregnancy Week by Week

19 Weeks Pregnant: Fetus, Belly, Symptoms and Weight Gain

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You have now entered the 19th week of pregnancy. You might be feeling your healthy baby moving about inside you, and might already know your…
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Prenatal Massage: What Is It? How Does It Work?

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From stiff shoulders and lower back pain to swelling and water retention, the stress and changing hormone levels of pregnancy can bring a lo…
Pregnancy Week by Week

18 Weeks Pregnant: Fetus, Size of Belly and Symptoms

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You might see your symptoms of pregnancy and your appetite improve in Week 18. As the second trimester is a less stressful and risky period …
Tips for Getting Pregnant

What Is the Follicular Phase?

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The luteal phase of your menstrual cycle - also known as the premenstrual phase - often brings a number of discomforts, but from a fertility…