First Trimester

If You Dye Your Hair in Pregnancy will Baby Have that Color Hair?

You can dye your hair during pregnancy as long as you take appropriate precautions, including being in a ventilated area during the process. If you dye your hair using appropriate precautions during pregnancy, there is no scientific indication that it…

After a Miscarriage Do I Have to go to a Doctor?

Yes, if you’ve had a miscarriage, you should see a doctor, even if you feel that you’re healthy and not having any pain or other problems. Although in most cases a woman may pass her baby within a few days…

After a Miscarriage Can You Drink Alcohol?

If you’ve recently lost a baby,¬†it can be a bittersweet experience to do all those things you thought you wouldn’t do for another year or more. Although nothing can help you heal except getting through one day at a time,…

Do Miscarriage Contractions Feel Like Labor?

If you’ve never experienced a miscarriage before, it can be a big shock to experience the process your body goes through. Sometimes, medical professionals don’t explain just how messy, painful and draining a miscarriage can be, on top of your…

Should you Shave Your Pregnant Belly?

As your pregnancy progresses, you’ll probably notice that you get more and more hair on your body, and that doesn’t just include¬†thicker glossier locks. The linea nigra is a line of hair that extends down from your belly button to…

Can You Feel When the Sperm Fertilises the Egg?

The simple answer is no, you cannot feel the moment of conception itself, because it’s a microscopic event. However when is anything in pregnancy ever simple?   What is conception? Conception (also known as fertilization) is when the sperm meets…