292017Nov
LONG DISTANCE TRAVEL CONCERNS DURING PREGNANCY; Should It be restricted during pregnancy?

LONG DISTANCE TRAVEL CONCERNS DURING PREGNANCY; Should It be restricted during pregnancy?

As long as there are no identified complications or concerns with your pregnancy, it is generally safe to travel. In most cases, the second trimester is considered the safest time to travel because the risks of miscarriage and preterm labor are the lowest.   Irrespective of the  transportation medium you are travelling on (car, bus,…

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222017Nov
RECOMMENDED WEIGHT GAIN IN PREGNANCY

RECOMMENDED WEIGHT GAIN IN PREGNANCY

The Obstetrician series is a virtual forum that provides answers to some frequently asked questions by pregnant women. What is the required weight gain in pregnancy? The recommended weight gain in pregnancy is dependent on some variables which include the presence of multiple pregnancies, maternal age & maternal pre-pregnancy weight. These variables can add to the burden…

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