In a pregnant woman, the foetusderives all the nutrition from the mother. Nutritional elements pass through the placenta and reach the foetus in the womb. However, the foetus does not get adequate amount of a very important nutrient– Vitamin K. Adequate amount of this nutrient does not pass through the placenta. Vitamin K is very… Continue reading Why Parents Refuse Vitamin K For Their Babies
From the very first stage of pregnancy or the first trimester the expectant mother’s body starts changing and give some signs. It is due to hormonal changes inside the body and the baby’s growth. The baby’s position also changes inside the womb. At first the baby remains in head-up position. And suddenly from the 32th… Continue reading During pregnancy is it necessary: Head-down position?
One of the most common questions, which is in the minds of the first-time moms, is when my pregnancy will start showing. Of course,each and every woman is different and sometimes in the case of first time moms it would start showing as early as 12 weeks. In case of others it may start showing… Continue reading How To Figure Out You Are Pregnant?
The arrival of a newborn baby does bring about a sense of excitement, nervousness, along with happiness. New mothers are proud but exhausted over the course of a delivery. The first milk which is generated at the time of birth is referred to as colostrum, that is considered to be good for the health of… Continue reading What Benefits To Be Derived From A Nursing Pillow?
Every medical procedure or organ which seems to have an offbeat name like say Fallopian Tube or islets of Langerhans is derived from the name of the person who discovered it or documented its worth for the human body. It is similar and more common with various medical procedures as well. So one might just… Continue reading C Section Or Caesarean Section: Understanding The Terminology And Significance
One of the most important things that you should take care of when you are pregnant is that you have to eat right. This is a must requisite and hence you should make sure that your baby and you both get the nutrition that both of you need. This is a trying time for both… Continue reading The Importance Of Carbohydrates During Pregnancy
The arrival of a newborn baby is bestowed with happiness, nervousness along with a sense of excitement. New mothers are happy and at the same time exhausted after delivery. They are about to venture into the breastfeeding mode. Colostrums are the first milk which is secreted at the time of birth, is beneficial for the… Continue reading Advantages Of Using A Nursing Pillow