Pregnancy Health

If you are now pregnant (or are trying to get pregnant), prenatal care in pregnancy, with special attention on your health, is of utmost importance.  

Find out more about how to prepare your body for pregnancy and about how to stay healthy once pregnant.  For example, did you know that you not only need to take folic acid while pregnant--you should really start to take this and a full prenatal vitamin prior to pregnancy in order to ensure the right health and nutrition for your growing baby?  

Find out more about the importance of folic acid and other nutrients you need for your pregnancy by reading more about how to maintain great pregnancy health.  

Iron is also particularly important during pregnancy. Because of a drastically increased blood volume, iron deficiency is common in pregnant women.

Iron deficiency can cause a variety of symptoms including fatigue, weakness, irregular heartbeat and even irritability. Luckily, iron supplements are an easy addition to your prenatal regimen.

Diet And Exercise

Find Out About The Dangers of Eating Disorders During Pregnancy

Pregnancy health all starts with following a healthy diet for your growing baby. Learn about the best prenatal diet and discover easy tips on eating right during your pregnancy so that both you and baby stay healthy!  Find out which foods will help your baby grow and about which foods you need to avoid when pregnant.  

Did you know of the dangers of uncooked meat or fish and cold cuts during pregnancy?  Can a turkey sandwich cause harm to your baby? Also, do you know that your morning cup of coffee is increasing your risk of miscarriage?  Read more about pregnancy health to learn about all of these topics.  

Also, try to keep fit and exercise regularly. Learn all about prenatal fitness so you can choose which prenatal exercise is best for you.

Then try to keep fit by working out regularly. One of the best exercises for pregnant women is yoga and related exercises.  Also learn about which exercise moves it is best to avoid when pregnant.  

For example, stomach crunches are an unsafe pregnancy exercise.  Learn more about this and other pregnancy exercise no, nos right here.

One common concern moms-to-be have is about sex and pregnancy. Learn about when sex during pregnancy can be unsafe and about comfortable sex positions, as well as changes in your libido during pregnancy.

Get the answers to all of your pregnancy sex questions now.

Plus Size Pregnancy And Well Being

Find out about plus size pregnancy, including the best birth options for plus size women as well as advice on how to find fashionable but affordable plus size maternity wear.

Being pregnant doesn't mean you don't have to look and feel your best. Find out more about buying the right type of maternity wear for your body.

Enjoy your pregnancy!

For many women, being pregnant is an enjoyable, meaningful time in their life. Read up on pregnancy well being, including pregnancy tips to help you relax, feel energized and be healthy throughout this very special time.

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Pregnancy is a natural process. However, there is a certain amount of care and attention that needs to be provided to a pregnant woman. A thorough health check-up is absolutely essential during pregnancy. This is important not just to determine the health of the mother, but also that of the growing fetus. Leading women and child hospital like Rainbow Hospital provides comprehensive tests, which include genetic scans.
10 years ago
Iam 7 days late was due for my to come on nov1. Took a pt at doctors and it was negative so I'm taking a blood test and hopefully the blood test let me know I'm having some symptoms back pain tiredness craving food I don't eat.what should be my next option
12 years ago
i am 17 weeks pregnant and i am just wondering when you start to feel your baby move?? iv had 3 pregnancys prior to this one but its been a while and i just cannot remember if you start feeling something now or later???. please help i'm a lil worried
12 years ago
I want to know if i m pergnant? i didnt get my peorid i should get on oct 4th but i got a red spoot on oct 11th after that i didnt any red spoot or any bleedding i have histery of 3 misscarrges n i m worried about this please help me
12 years ago
miss mills
i recently did a pregnancy test with a doctor and it came back positive so she took some blood from for my hcg and got the results back today... all they said to me was that they needed another wee sample they didnt mention my hcg at all... what does this mean????
12 years ago