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40 Weeks Pregnant – Past Due Date Tests

If the pregnancy goes past your due date, you may require some extra tests from your midwife or doctor to make sure the baby is still safe inside your womb, if you have had a normal healthy pregnancy up to this point, then everything should be fine … finish reading 40 Weeks Pregnant – Past Due Date Tests

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Amniocentesis

Amniocentesis is a special test, which is performed to detect genetic and sex-linked disorders. Although the test is readily available, but still it is considered to be a serious interference with the pregnancy. It involves taking a sample of amniotic … finish reading Amniocentesis

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18 Weeks Pregnant- Changes in Your Body

The top of your uterus is about 1 inch below your belly button now. Hopefully this week will see the end of any nausea, and with your morning sickness gone your appetite will soon return. With the ability to eat normally … finish reading 18 Weeks Pregnant- Changes in Your Body

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19 Weeks Pregnant – Common Pregnancy Symptoms

You may start to experience some swelling of the feet. Swollen feet are often related to your pregnancy hormones loosening the ligaments in your body. Swelling can also occur from water retention during pregnancy. Often, a swollen foot can increase up to … finish reading 19 Weeks Pregnant – Common Pregnancy Symptoms

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20 Weeks Pregnant – Staying Fit While Being Pregnant

Keeping fit and healthy while pregnant will help you prepare for labor. If you haven’t already started a pregnancy exercise routine, it’s not too late to start. By starting an exercise program with suitable exercises for pregnant women, you will … finish reading 20 Weeks Pregnant – Staying Fit While Being Pregnant

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