April 2013

About Pregnancy And Morning Sickness – It Should Be Called 24/7 Pregnancy Sickness!

Morning Sickness

Nausea and vomiting in pregnancy (NVP) or pregnancy sickness is a much better description than morning sickness as the nausea and vomiting can occur any time of the day or night. Just to make it even more of a mystery, some women do not experience any morning sickness, some have very mild nausea, some have [... Continue Reading ]

Awesome Selection Of Pregnancy Announcement Ideas

Pregnancy Announcement

Your pregnancy has been confirmed and you cannot wait to tell the world about the newest addition to your family! Just take a deep breath first and consider the following: Partner, family and friends – who do you tell first and in what order? How do you tell them? You do not want them to [... Continue Reading ]

About Ectopic Pregnancy – How Do You Know?

Ectopic pregnancy

If you are worried about a possible ectopic pregnancy or have been diagnosed with one, this information may be helpful. What Is An Ectopic Pregnancy? The word “ectopic” is derived from the Greek word “ektopos” which means “out of place”. Therefore an ectopic pregnancy is one that is “out of place” and not inside the [... Continue Reading ]

Understanding Pregnancy Cravings

Common Pregnancy Cravings

Every woman experiences pregnancy differently therefore it is not surprising that some pregnant women have no cravings whilst others have very unusual ones. Being individuals is what makes us interesting. I had no cravings during either of my full term pregnancies but I am fascinated by the weird cravings others have had. Who says pregnancy [... Continue Reading ]

Explaining What A Miscarriage Is (And Isn’t)

What Is A Miscarriage?

The one thing we all fear during early pregnancy is a miscarriage. My first pregnancy ended in a miscarriage at about 8 weeks. It is a very emotional time for most women as your mood swings from the joy of being pregnant to the sadness of losing it so suddenly. One always questions why it [... Continue Reading ]

Old Wives Tales On Pregnancy

Baby boy or girl?

Being pregnant does attract a lot of free advice from family, friends and even strangers. You need to do this or you must not do that or free tips are offered. It can be very confusing and difficult to determine what to believe or not. You do not want to spend 9 months worrying about [... Continue Reading ]