pregnancy

Ectopic Pregnancy Stages

In the early stages an ectopic pregnancy may be perceived as a normal pregnancy. In later stages serious symptoms may occur if the pregnancy is not terminated.

What to Expect from a Cervical Exam in Late Pregnancy

A cervical exam in late pregnancy may be performed to check a few things regarding the progress of the cervix. It involves a couple minutes of your doctor’s fingers checking the positioning, effacement and dilation. You may experience a bit of discomfort following the procedure.

What Are the Breast Changes During Pregnancy?

There are many things that happen to a woman’s body during pregnancy, but many do not realize what the breast changes during pregnancy are. Everything from tenderness, soreness to stretch marks occur during this time. Read on to learn more about these changes.

The Effects of Alcohol In the First Month of Pregnancy

You do not need to be an alcoholic to give birth to a baby with fetal alcohol syndrome. The effects of alcohol in the first month of pregnancy are not specifically known, but the medical community as a whole recommends avoiding alcohol during the entire term of the pregnancy.

Cramping and Placenta Previa

Placenta previa, is a potentially dangerous condition that can occur during pregnancy. The main symptom is abnormal vaginal bleeding, but cramping and placenta previa are also linked.