Pregnancy Cravings and What to Eat

Pregnancy Cravings and What to Eat

Most women have a strong craving for certain foods during their pregnancy and what foods to eat can be confusing. This is due to the change in hormone balance in her body, an intense sense of smell and taste accompany this change. Although food cravings are real, most of the foods consumed are common everyday […]

Pregnancy Birth Defect Test Brings Fear of Spike in Abortion Rates

Pregnancy Birth Defect Test Brings Fear of Spike in Abortion Rates

Emotions are high, in the medical world today, as advancements are being made in the field of birth defect testing. A newly developed blood test, known as the cell-free DNA test, cfDNA, can now greatly reduce the risk of pregnant women giving birth to babies with chromosomal abnormalities. However, many pro-life advocates, as well as […]

Pregnancy and Its Stages

Pregnancy and Its Stages

Pregnancy is the period during which a woman carries a growing fetus inside her uterus. It is calculated from the first day of last menstrual period up to 40 weeks. The entire pregnancy is classified into three stages which are known as first, second and third trimesters and each one is different in its own […]