The first trimester of pregnancy sees a rapid amount of growth as your baby starts to take on a more recognisable form. It’s at this stage you’re likely to experience your first ultrasound and get to see your baby for the first time. This article is going to take a closer look at how your baby continues to develop during the second trimester of pregnancy.
Congratulations on your pregnancy! Your body is going to go through some phenomenal changes over the next 9 months as it allows your baby to grow and develop. Understanding what’s happening to both you and your baby will go a long way to help you feel at ease. This article is going to take a closer look at the foetal development during the all-important first trimester of pregnancy.
Managing your summer style whilst pregnant sounds easy but can be really tricky, especially when all you want to do is strip down and walk around naked. Considering this isn't an option in public, this article is going to look at our top summer style tips for pregnant women.
As your stomach grows, there are going to be a number of things that are not as easy as they once were. Things like walking long distances, picking up something that’s been dropped or being on your feet all day. But as well as things you can’t do, there are a number of things that you shouldn’t do that are more of a health risk for both you and baby. Whilst everyone will be keen to make the most of the summer and be involved in summer activities, here are 8 activities you should definitely avoid if you are pregnant.
Pregnancy affects everyone differently. So when it comes to how you're affected by the hot summer nights, a lucky few will be able to sleep throughout the night without disruption. Others, however, won't be so lucky. Our top tips for pregnant women will help you to sleep better and cope during the heat.
As your second trimester comes to an end and your third trimester begins, remaining comfortable can be increasingly difficult. Coupled with the summer heat, it can become nigh-on impossible to enjoy this time. But no matter which trimester you’re currently in, there are some key tips to surviving your summer pregnancy.
Summer is often the favourite season for many and perhaps the best time of the year to go on vacation. Just because you're pregnant, that doesn't mean you have to miss out on a summer vacation but there are some important things to remember. Take a look at this blog post for top tips for pregnant women going on vacation.
When it comes to our overall health, fitness, and general well-being, you shouldn't need anybody to tell you that in order to be as fit and as healthy as you can possibly be, you should consume a healthy and balanced diet ─ rich in fresh and healthy foods. We should all try to eat fresh and healthy foods but if you happen to be pregnant, the importance of these healthy foods has never been higher. And you also need to make sure that you get enough exercise during your pregnancy.
Many women suffer from problems with their gums and teeth during their pregnancy, and although many will skip their regular check-up, it’s vital that you take note of how to correctly care for your teeth during this time. This blog post is going to look at the five most important dental care tips for pregnant women.
When it comes to managing your pregnancy, it’s easy to find a list of healthy habits you need to include in your daily routine, as well as a list of recommendations. But what habits should you be avoiding? Knowing what you can do is just as important as knowing what you can’t do and so this article is going to look at 5 habits every pregnant woman should avoid.