Most pregnant women know to avoid certain foods and drinks, such as raw meat and alcohol. But a new study lends weight to the notion that a high intake of caffeinated substances may also be detrimental to a baby's health. The study, published Monday in the journal BMJ Open, found that excessive caffeine intake during…

It’s very common to know that pregnancy is a period where women experience notable changes physically and emotionally. What makes it unique is every woman experience pregnancy in many different ways due to factors such as: Planned pregnancy or unplanned pregnancy Partner support Changes to her body and the feeling about it Physical signs of…

Moms, does your mouth taste a sharp bitter or an unpleasant sour flavor? Or do you taste a metallic taste in the mouth? This is what experts call Dysgeusia and when does dysgeusia start in pregnancy? One of the weird, lesser-known symptoms of pregnancy is a strange metallic taste in the mouth. When this taste…

Are you pregnant? Congratulations! It doesn’t matter whether you have checked your pregnancy using an easy home pregnancy test or completed a pregnancy test at a specified lab, the great news is a pregnant woman will experience both joyous and challenging moment at the same time. The baby goes through a lot of developments in…

If you already take a free pregnancy test at Hope Pregnancy Center, the next important step is ensuring if your pregnancy is feasible or not. Hope Pregnancy Center often gives free limited ultrasounds to determine if your pregnancy is viable and healthy, and give you an estimated date to your pregnancy and birth. What Really…

Pregnancy is mostly considered as a period of emotional state for women. Actually, this is one of a risk factor for depression which is defined as psychological pain with mood swings. Failure in treating depression in pregnancy can affect badly for the baby and the mom. So, any depression treatment have to be embarked on…

If you plan to make your own meal planner replacement shakes during pregnancy, you need to know that proteins are incredibly important for both pregnant mother and the baby. The needs of protein is highly crucial during the second and third trimester. In this stage the baby grows faster than any other stages. And in…

Public health authorities in UK and US release a data that more than half of pregnant woman experience morning sickness. Low blood sugar level, smells sensitivity and a drastic change in estrogen levels are also reported to be some other conditions frequently come with. And of course, a pregnant mother who make through her first…

Most pregnant women fear them and some will not even want to discuss about them. It’s no less than half of all pregnant women see these red, pink and sometimes purplish marks on their belly. And very often nothing they can do about this. And now the question is: how to avoid stretch marks during…

The word PCOs may sound to be quite terrifying for women. It stands for Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome. PCOs is indeed the most common hormone disorder that happens to women in reproductive age. It does make the conception more difficult but not possible. So, there is still possibility for women to have healthy pregnancy with PCOs.…