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Surgery During Pregnancy: Using Radiographic Studies in the Diagnostic Work Up of the Pregnant Patient by Michael A. Zadeh Medical DoctorHealth MavenFacebook Posted Tue 15 Mar 2011 6:37pm It is common for women to experience abdominal pain during their pregnancies. In some pregnant women, this abdominal pain may progress to a severe intensity, possibly requiring surgical intervention. Abdominal pain in the pregnant patient can be separated into obstetrical and non-obstetrical causes. Approximately 1 in 500 to 1 in 635 women will ... Read on »
Surgery During Pregnancy: Operating on the Pregnant Patient by Michael A. Zadeh Medical DoctorHealth MavenFacebook Posted Fri 18 Mar 2011 12:26am It is common for women to experience abdominal pain during their pregnancies. In some pregnant women, this abdominal pain may progress to a severe intensity, possibly requiring surgical intervention. Abdominal pain in the pregnant patient can be separated into obstetrical and non-obstetrical causes. Approximately 1 in 500 to 1 in 635 women will ... Read on »
High-Risk Pregnancy: Why Me? Understanding and Managing a Potential Preterm Pregnancy by Sharon LaMothe Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted Mon 30 Jul 2012 11:00am Every year, 1 million U.S. women with high-risk pregnancies are placed on bed rest to protect their developing babies. Despite that, every year, about 500,000 newborns – one of every eight – arrive too early, according to the Centers for Disease Control . Enduring a high-risk pregnancy can be an overwhelming experience of stress, fear a ... Read on »
When is a pregnancy not a pregnancy ? by Dr. Aniruddha M. Medical Doctor Posted Tue 18 Nov 2008 12:17am As an IVF specialist, it's very gratifying when patients conceive after IVF treatment. However, like any other pregnancy, 10% of all IVF pregnancies are also destined to have medical problems. The commonest problem is a miscarriage; and in some of these, the reason is because the embryo/fetus does not develop properly. This means that even thou ... Read on »
Pregnancy: Home Pregnancy Tests by Gwen G. Registered Nurse Posted Fri 17 Oct 2008 9:14pm 1 Comment Most women become aware of a pregnancy when they have missed a period and may have some other pregnancy symptoms such as morning nausea etc., it’s at this point, that they want to be sure of the pregnancy. The home pregnancy test is very simple and can tell you in just 5 minutes, whether you are pregnant or not. It’s easily available off the s ... Read on »
Pregnancy Trimester | Your Pregnancy Guide by hipchickheather Posted Sun 08 May 2011 8:49pm First Trimester Second Trimester Third Trimester   Your First Trimester Your first trimester refers to the first three months of your pregnancy. Even before you decide to get pregnant, you should prepare your body. Increasing folic acid, staying away from medications that aren’t needed, stayi ... Read on »
Pregnancy exercises – stay fit and fine during pregnancy by Ayurvedic Physician- Dr. Maulik BV Posted Wed 28 Oct 2009 11:05pm Staying fit and fine by doing exercises during pregnancy gives lots of benefits to the pregnant lady in whole of her gestational period and also while the delivery of the child. Exercise provides strength to the muscles and helps the pregnant lady and some post-pregnancy exercises help her to get back into shape once again. Moreover, [...] Read on »
Healthy Pregnancy Diet That Should Be Maintained During Pregnancy by Len S. Patient Expert Posted Fri 04 Jan 2013 11:46am By Tina Antony During pregnancy every action of the would-be mother directly or indirectly adds to you and your infant’s health. A pregnancy diet should comprise of all the important food and nutrition to be in taken during pregnancy period which would beneficial for the health of both mother and child. The healthy diet that is advisable is ... Read on »
Pregnancy Notes: Top 11 Pregnancy, Childbirth, Breastfeeding & Postpartum Books/DVDs by Marillyn B. Posted Mon 25 Jun 2012 12:00am Tweet With so many books out there on pregnancy & childbirth... how do you know which ones are worth your time to read and which ones should be left on the shelf?! One of the things you can do is read the author's bio and a chunk of the first chapter. Is the book focused on natural birth or medical interventions? If the bo ... Read on »
Part 2: A look at how I believe my changing diet with each pregnancy has affected my children and the pregnancies themselves. (p by Artistta Posted Wed 18 Jan 2012 4:25pm Yesterday I shared part 1 of this little series . My first pregnancy was a miscarriage, but thankfully the pregnancies going forward have all been far better, but not without their bumps in the road.  Pregnancy #2 My son, who is now 4. Feeling "huge" at about 4 months. After having a miscarriage with my first ... Read on »