Second Trimester

Pregnancy Discharge, Mucous, Blood & Spotting: What’s Normal

Pregnancy is accompanied by many new feelings, pains and changes, not the least of which includes a lot of strange things happening down below. It can be scary to have bleeding or strange discharge during pregnancy, but most of the…

Pica in Pregnancy: Craving Dust, Concrete, Ice, Paper & Ash

WARNING: This is a post relating to the craving of non food items, including paint and other solvents. It does not relate to solvent abuse – a serious addiction for which you should seek medical help. You should never eat…

Cheap Clothing To Wear During Pregnancy/Postpartum| Non-Maternity Wear

Adding the word maternity onto any product automatically doubles its price. So here are some non-maternity styles that can get you through your pregnancy without an enormous outlay When it comes to weddings, babies and maternity, people often assume that…

What Does It Feel Like When a Baby Kicks During Pregnancy?

A first pregnancy can be exciting and scary – and you often don’t know what to expect and when. So how do you know when baby is kicking? What does it feel like? A first pregnancy comes with many new…

Low Laying Placentas – Associated Pain, Bleeding and Complications

A low lying placenta is not uncommon – but it can cause worries for any pregnant woman. So what is it, will the baby be ok, and can it cause abdominal pain or bleeding? What is a placenta? The placenta…