Category: Pregnancy

Pregnancy Checklist

The Ultimate Pregnancy Checklist – First Trimester

This list will help you keep track of all the things you need to do in your first trimester of pregnancy!

/ February 17, 2017
Gestational Diabetes

Birth Injuries Related to Gestational Diabetes

Each year, thousands of American women are affected by gestational diabetes. Gestational diabetes increases the risk of health complications for both the baby and the mother. There are a variety of ways available for treating this type of diabetes, however,...

/ December 22, 2016
Fetal Heart Rate Abnormalities

Birth Injuries Related to Untreated Fetal Heart Rate Abnormalities

Most birth injuries are preventable. Proper monitoring, diagnosis, and timely treatment can prevent many injuries. However, undiagnosed conditions such as fetal heart rate abnormality or fetal arrhythmia can cause a number of complications and lead to life-threatening birth injuries. In...

/ November 20, 2016
umbilical cord compression

Birth Injuries Resulting from Umbilical Cord Compression

Umbilical cord compression is a term used to describe a medical condition in which the umbilical cord gets flattened because of pressure. This results in serious health risks for the baby. The condition can be easily recognized, and quick treatment...

/ November 10, 2016
Birth injury risks

Risk of a Birth Injury Higher For Twins, Triplets and Multiples

The vast majority of multiple pregnancies result in happy, healthy babies. But the more babies a woman is carrying, the higher the risk of complications. Over the years, multiple births have been increasing. Typically, the rate of having twins is...

/ October 31, 2016
Sex during pregnancy

Sex During Pregnancy – Is it Safe Throughout My Entire Pregnancy?

In order to get pregnant, you have sex. But what about after you get pregnant, is sex still safe? Some women have a increased interest in sex during their pregnancy, while others feel like it’s the last thing on their...

/ October 24, 2016