Archive for November, 2010

Approximately 14 To 17 Weeks

Nov 30, 2010 No Comments by

Your Baby This Month Week 14. Beginning the second trimester, fetuses start growing at different paces, some faster than others, some more slowly. Despite the differences in growth rates, all babies in utero follow the same developmental path. This week, the path is leading your baby – who is about the size of your clenched […]

From Conception To Delivery, Nine Months And Counting, The Fourth Month Read more

Approximately 9 To 13 Weeks

Nov 30, 2010 No Comments by

Your Baby This Month Week 9. Your baby (who has officially graduated now from embryo to fetus) has grown to approximately 1 inch in length, about the size of a medium green olive. His or her head is continuing to develop and take on more baby-like proportions. This week, tiny muscles are starting to form. This […]

From Conception To Delivery, Nine Months And Counting, The Third Month Read more

3 Useful Tips To Conceive A Female Baby

Nov 29, 2010 5 Comments by

Do Sex Positions have any role to play

First Thing First, Preconception Read more

3 Useful Tips To Conceive A Male Baby

Nov 29, 2010 4 Comments

Does a high PH level really prevent you

Read more

Approximately 5 To 8 Weeks

Nov 29, 2010 No Comments

Your Baby This Month Week 5. Your little embryo, which at this point resembles a tadpole more than a baby (complete with teeny tail),  is growing fast and furious and is now about the size of an orange seed – still small, but a lot bigger than it’s been. This week, the heart is starting to take […]

Read more

4 Possible Problems In Early Pregnancy

Nov 27, 2010 No Comments

Although the majority pregnancies go without a hitch, sometimes serious problems do occur and special care is needed. Complications can usually be resolved with monitoring, but the occasionally the pregnancy comes to an end. Although the following conditions are not likely to affect you, you should be aware of their symptoms: 1. Pre-eclampsia.  This is a high […]

Read more

Trimesters

Nov 27, 2010 No Comments

Pregnancy lasts approximately 40 weeks and is calculated from the first day of your last period, although conception will probably not have taken place until around two weeks after this. Pregnancy is divided into three parts known as trimesters. The first covers weeks 1-13, The second trimesters weeks 14-26, and The third trimesters week 27 until birth.

Read more

The Baby’s Sex

Nov 27, 2010 No Comments

A child’s sex is determined by the father’s sperm at the time of conception. Sperm carry either an X or Y chromosome. If a Y-chromosome sperm fartilizes the egg, the baby will be a boy. If the sperm carries an X chromosome, the baby will be a girl.

Read more

Approximately 1 To 4 Weeks

Nov 27, 2010 2 Comments

Your Baby This Month Week 1. The countdown to baby begins this week. Only thing is, There’s no baby in sight or inside. So, why call this week 1 of pregnancy? Here’s why. It’s extremely hard to pinpoint the precise moment when sperm meet egg (sperm from your partner can hang out in your body […]

Read more

7 Ways To Conceive A Baby Successfully

Nov 24, 2010 3 Comments

Conceiving a baby successfully means

Read more

Preconception Prep For Dads

Nov 23, 2010 1 Comment

As a dad-to-be, you won’t be providing immediate room and board for future offspring – but you will be making a vital contribution to the baby-making process. These preconception steps hepl you make conception as healthy as possible. 1.See your doctor. Though you won’t be the one carrying the baby – at least not until […]

Read more