3rd Trimester

Vaccinations During Pregnancy
Vaccinations During Pregnancy | The Safe And Unsafe

Getting up-to-date on immunizations is the first thing a doctor advises a woman trying to conceive. However, statistics prove that many women visit the obstetrician’s office only after they get pregnant. Thus, many women are not aware and have not received all the shots needed…

Bleeding During Pregnancy
Bleeding During Pregnancy | Is It Normal?

One morning the unexpected happened … You spotted a few drops of blood on your underwear. Frantically you called up your doctor, told him about you bleeding during pregnancy, and a few hours later, you were at his office waiting to see him. After a…

Third Trimester Symptoms
Third Trimester Symptoms | What To Expect ?

At the end of the second trimester and almost into the third, women wonder what the final phase of this journey into motherhood has in store for them. You’ve been told that it’s similar to the not-so-pleasant first trimester. It is true. The home stretch…

Inducing Labor
Why Inducing Labor? | Methods And What Doctors Suggest?

Birth stories tend to be very comforting when you’re looking for ways to ease the nervousness surrounding your fast-approaching delivery. It is an excellent source related to real experiences – the various ways in which mothers prepare for delivery, the strategies adopted to cope with…

Signs of labor
Signs of labor | 5 Symptoms You Are About to Labor

It happened once before. You thought you were in labor. Excited and anxious you headed to the hospital only to be told they were “Braxton Hicks Contractions”. Oops, false alarm! Pregnancy is difficult to predict, and such confusions are common occurrences. But, how will you…

Pregnancy Bump Size
Pregnancy Bump Size | Does It Matter?

Pregnancy Bump Size | Does It Matter? Well, With two best friends almost at the same point in pregnancy (one just a week ahead of the other), I couldn’t resist the urge to compare their baby bumps. They were a couple of weeks away from…