What is anterior placenta? When will you know if you have an anterior placenta? Does anterior placenta affect your pregnancy? Does anterior placenta affect your baby’s growth and development? Does anterior placenta affect your natural birth plan? What are the complications of having an anterior placenta? Are there any other risks of anterior placenta? When […]
What is placenta previa? What are the causes of placenta previa? What are the symptoms of placenta previa? How is placenta previa diagnosed? How is placenta previa treated? Alternative therapies for low lying placenta Precautions for low-lying placenta What are the complications of placenta previa? How to cope with placenta previa? How to prevent placenta […]
It is common for many women to fret over pregnancy complications. An ectopic pregnancy is one such serious condition. In an ectopic pregnancy, the fertilized egg attaches to the inner lining of the uterus, unlike a healthy pregnancy. It occurs in the Fallopian tube or sometimes in the abdominal cavity or the cervical region. The […]
What is uterine rupture? What causes uterine rupture? Can you predict uterine rupture during pregnancy? What are the symptoms of uterine rupture during pregnancy? How is uterine rupture diagnosed? How is uterine rupture treated during pregnancy? Can you prevent uterine rupture during pregnancy? Frequently asked questions Uterine rupture is a rare and catastrophic occurrence that […]
Pregnancy is the most memorable experience in one’s life, but it also brings discomfort and confusion. When you are pregnant, it is quite obvious to develop concern about many things. Delivery and position of fetus in the womb is one of them. One such rare kind of child birth condition is the brow presentation. Understanding […]
Amniotic Band Syndrome (ABS) or amniotic band constriction is a condition occurs during pregnancy, in which the fetus gets entangled with strings of amniotic bands. Growth and development of the fetus gets hampered, as ABS restricts blood supply to some of the body parts. Sometimes, it also results in congenital deformities such as foot, toe, […]
Congrats! You are pregnant! Now is the time when everybody in your family would be happy and celebrating, as they come to know about the little bundle of joy that is soon to arrive in your arms! While this is a great time, you need to remember to take good care of your body. Since […]
My son weighed 2,250 gm when he was born. The doctor said he was just below the ideal weight and can cover up the gap in a few months. But my visitors were not so graceful. They would talk so much about my son’s weight (or lack of it) that I began worrying rather too much. What is low birth weight in babies and how much should a full term baby weigh at the time of birth?
MomJunction explains about low birth weight, the reasons and outcome of low weight, and the ways you can overcome it.