Pregnant women who talk to their baby belly have certainly not let go, they are doing very well. Because talking a lot to your unborn baby certainly makes sense and you are creating a feast of recognition by the time your baby has to leave the womb. Read from here when it makes sense to chatter to your little one in the stomach.
Do you suffer from dry eyes during pregnancy? Or do you have burning or itchy eyes? Do you see something less good than before or has the world become a bit hazier? These eye complaints are very normal during pregnancy. Read here what the causes are and what you can do to dry eyes.
One of the first pregnancy symptoms that women notice is morning sickness. Some women have little trouble here and some more. But there are also women who suffer so much from morning sickness that there is a risk of dehydration and malnutrition. This condition is called Hyperemesis Gravidarum (HG).
Of course you already know this: smoking is unhealthy for your body. If you have not heard from your doctor yet, then you know it through the very confronting photographs that are present on the packets of cigarettes. Not a pleasant sight and yet many smokers close their eyes. They ignore the warnings about the danger of smoking and also try to talk about smoking well.
The risk of miscarriage is greatest at the beginning of the pregnancy. Exactly what the numbers are is unclear. Some say that 1 out of 10 women get a miscarriage, but there are also figures that indicate that 1 out of 4 or even 1 out of 3 women gets a miscarriage. The figures have become a lot worse compared to the past, but that does not mean that miscarriages now occur more often.
Of course we all have to be happy if we can get pregnant at all, but suppose you have the luxury and you can plan the pregnancy. When would you like to be pregnant? Do you want a summer baby or a winter baby? Or do you have moments when you prefer not to be pregnant? And what about the costs?
Every year Muslims have the Islamic fasting period, or Ramadan. In principle, fasting is an obligation for all Muslims. Some people, however, are an exception to this obligation, including pregnant women. They receive a temporary exemption. Yet many Muslim women choose to fast during pregnancy, but is that actually wise?
Do you notice in one go that your throat hurts, you get a fever and put on your neck glands? And do you get a red result after a few days? Then it may be that you have scarlet fever. Fortunately, scarlet fever during pregnancy is not harmful to you or your baby. In addition, you can have it treated quickly.
Have you suddenly forgotten your baby? Do you always experience exciting adventures with your ex? Did you deliver an adult child in one go? These events are of course not real, but can occur quite vividly in your dreams during pregnancy. In this blog you can read which dreams pregnant women have during pregnancy and how it is that they are so lively.
It would be nice if we all had a delicious healthy weight without having to bother with it. The reality is different and very hard. Many people are overweight in the Netherlands. And being overweight is not just because you 'just eat too much'. There is always a lot more behind it.
Still no baby? Do not worry. Approximately 50% of women like after the due date. Your baby grows now that you are 41 weeks pregnant but hardly, but it may be that he or she has become 100 grams heavier again. The length of your baby is now about 51 centimeters! Do not keep staring at the clock at 41 weeks pregnant Waiting the whole day until you finally give birth is not going to make it happen.
Is a pregnancy course needed? It is entirely up to you whether you want to follow a pregnancy course or not. If you become a mother for the first time, it can certainly contribute. There are an awful lot of pregnancy courses. Thus, one is focused on feeling fit and staying fit during pregnancy, the other focuses on contractions and another is about breastfeeding.
The end of the second trimester is in sight now that you are 24 weeks pregnant. Your baby is about the same size as a corn cob this week and has a length of 32 centimeters with a weight of about 560 grams. Your belly will probably have grown considerably and that is of course not crazy since your baby gets heavier by the week.
The moment has arrived that you are 25 weeks pregnant. Are you secretly already counting down a bit? Your belly and therefore your baby is still growing and your baby is now just as big as a swede. In centimeters this is 32 centimeters and the weight is already on the 650 grams. From now on your baby will swim around less in the amniotic fluid because there is less space.
If you are 5 weeks pregnant, the pregnancy ailments (if you already had) worsens and more of the hCG hormone is produced. If you do a pregnancy test now, it can tell you that you are pregnant. Women who are sensitive to these hormones suffer from nausea, headache, fatigue and sensitive or tense breasts.
The moment is finally there: the birth can begin! This means that you can give in to the urge to press, but not before the midwife has checked with an internal examination whether you have complete access. It is not wise to fully squeeze before your digestion because the cervix is not yet stretched far enough enough to let your baby's head through.
The moment you want to become pregnant you must of course stop taking the pill. The pill contains hormones that ensure that you do not ovulate. After you have stopped taking the pill you naturally want to be as soon as possible in expectation. But how long does it take if you want to become pregnant after the pill?
Are you pregnant? But did you not plan this completely and actually did not want it? What now? Women who become pregnant unwittingly face a very difficult choice. Are you going to keep your baby? Are you getting rid of it or are you going to give it up for adoption? Since your choice is very radical anyway, it is wise to think about it carefully.
You probably know Tinder. I probably do not need to tell you about that. But did you know that there is also an App to make babies? The App works in the same way as the Tinder App, with swiping! Swipe to the right if you have found the suitable sperm donor and left if you do not like it.