Archive for First Thing First

Pregnancy After Gastric Bypass

Feb 09, 2011 3 Comments

Double congratulations—you’ve lost a whole lot of weight, and you’re expecting! But as you pat yourself on the back (or the belly), you may also be wondering how having had gastric bypass or lap band surgery will affect your pregnancy. Happily, not that much. Chances are you were advised not to become pregnant for at […]

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5 Very Early Symptoms Of Pregnancy-Before A Missed Period

Feb 02, 2011 1,056 Comments

When most women think about very early symptoms of pregnancy, they automatically assume that a missed period is the top symptom. Would you be surprised that a missed period isn’t even in the top 5 very early symptoms of pregnancy?

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Your Due Date

Jan 07, 2011 No Comments

Life would be a lot simpler if you could be certain that your due date is actually the day you will deliver, but life isn’t that simple very often. According to most studies, only 1 in 20 babies is actually born on his or her due date. Because a normal full-term pregnancy can last anywhere […]

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No Longer Positive

Jan 06, 2011 1 Comment

It sounds like you may have experienced a chemical pregnancy, a pregnancy that ends practically before it even begins. In a chemical pregnancy. the egg is fertilized and begins to implant in the uterus, but for some reason it never completes implantation. Instead of turning into a viable pregnancy, it ends in a period. Though experts […]

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Your Pregnancy Profile And Preterm Birth

Jan 04, 2011 Comments Off on Your Pregnancy Profile And Preterm Birth

Here’s the good news: It’s far more likely your baby will be arriving late (as in overdue) than early. Just about 12 percent of labors and births are considered premature, or preterm – that is, occurring before the 37th weeks of pregnancy. And around half of these occur in women who are known to be at higher risk for premature […]

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A Faint Line On Pregnancy Test

Jan 02, 2011 No Comments

The only way a pregnancy test can give you a positive result is if your body has a detectable level of hCG running through it (or in this case, through your urine). And the only way that your body can have hCG running through it is if you’re pregnant. Which means that if your test […]

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A Negative Result

Jan 01, 2011 No Comments

If you’re experiencing the symptoms of early pregnancy and feel, test or no test – or even three tests – that you’re pregnant, act as though you are (by taking pregnant vitamins, avoiding alcoholic beverages, quitting smoking, eating well, and so on) until you find out definitely otherwise. Pregnancy tests aren’t infallible, especially when they’re taken very early. You […]

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3 Useful Tips To Conceive A Female Baby

Nov 29, 2010 5 Comments

Do Sex Positions have any role to play

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3 Useful Tips To Conceive A Male Baby

Nov 29, 2010 4 Comments

Does a high PH level really prevent you

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7 Ways To Conceive A Baby Successfully

Nov 24, 2010 3 Comments

Conceiving a baby successfully means

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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 […]

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