U. S needs to follow New Zealand lead with miscarriage reform.

When a woman has a miscarriage it is a very traumatic experience and different women express themselves different ways, but never the less it’s very painful. I truly applaud New Zealand for caring enough about their women to now give them time off if needed for miscarriages. This is a piece of their law. ThisContinue reading “U. S needs to follow New Zealand lead with miscarriage reform.”

Mucus plug: what it looks like and how long until labour starts

What you need to know about losing your mucus plug during pregnancy How long after losing your mucus plug do you go into labour? Dr Louise Wiseman answers your questions. By Dr Louise Wiseman MBBS, BSc (Hons), DRCOG, MRCGP 24/02/2021 RidofranzGetty Images If you’re preparing for the arrival of a new baby you might haveContinue reading “Mucus plug: what it looks like and how long until labour starts”

Overweight And Pregnant – Risks, Complications, What To Know

When you picture getting pregnant, you might think of that time as a period when you should gain weight with abandon (after all, that’s how a lot of TV shows and movies position pregnancy). But weight gain during pregnancy is actually pretty complicated—and can be even more complex if you were medically considered overweight orContinue reading “Overweight And Pregnant – Risks, Complications, What To Know”

What Is Peripartum Cardiomyopathy (PPCM)

What is peripartum cardiomyopathy? Peripartum cardiomyopathy (PPCM), also known as postpartum cardiomyopathy, is an uncommon form of heart failure that happens during the last month of pregnancy or up to five months after giving birth. Cardiomyopathy literally means heart muscle disease. PPCM is a dilated form of the condition, which means the heart chambers enlarge andContinue reading “What Is Peripartum Cardiomyopathy (PPCM)”