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Pregnancy Care

Are you worried about the wellness of you and your baby during pregnancy? A comprehensive range of articles on pregnancy care tips, advices and information that will answer your queries, doubts and fears.

7 Secrets for Having a Natural Childbirth

When you're pregnant, you might make decisions for the welfare of your baby but it is also important to understand the different options available for childbirth and chose the one that suits you.

Eclipse Harmful to Pregnant Women: Myth or Truth?

In India, eclipse is linked to many dos and don'ts for everybody as it is believed to be a bad omen. Pregnant women are advised not to come outside, eat or cook during a solar and lunar eclipse.

7 Best Ways to Get More Sleep During Pregnancy

Expectant mothers feel tired and sleep more in the first trimester but when pregnancy progresses, it is difficult to snooze due to shortness of breath, backache, leg cramps, change in sleep position etc.

Prenatal Tests that You Can’t Miss during Pregnancy

Undergoing routine prenatal tests is crucial for an expectant mother who is looking forward for a healthy baby. The prenatal test will assure good health of your baby and indicates if there are any anomalies.

What To Expect On First Trimester Ultrasound Scan?

Being pregnant for the first time is exciting and hectic at the same time, like going on a roller coaster ride. Pregnant women may have million questions on their mind about the growth and well being of the baby along with the symptoms of pregnancy.

Water Birth: What is it all about?

Water birth is a new evolving child birth concept in India while it is a widely preferred option in abroad. Water birth is a process in which the mother undergoes at least a part of labour, child birth or both while she is in a warm water pool.

Top 10 Tips for Healthy Pregnancy

If you are pregnant, it is crucial to take special care of yourself and the growing baby for a healthy pregnancy. Eating nutritious foods, having a healthy lifestyle and following the routine throughout the gestation period makes it efficient.

Right Time to Announce Your Pregnancy

Discovering pregnancy is one of the happiest moments of motherhood, however sharing that happiness with family and friends require a certain time period to be sure. As soon as you see a positive result in the home pregnancy test

Pregnancy To-Do List for Expectant Mothers

The joy of being pregnant is boundless for every women and it multiplies after the baby is born. Pregnant mothers undergo various physical and emotional changes for 9 months which is pretty much a roller coaster ride.

Pregnancy Support: Who is a Good Listener?

Being pregnant for the first time can be difficult due to the pregnancy stress and mood swings. The good news is that you are not alone and there are people to support you throughout the pregnancy period. The trick is to find the right people who can listen to your problems

Tips for Healthy Pregnancy Over 35 Years

Although the chances of becoming pregnant are slim after 35 years of age, most women have perfectly healthy babies. There are risks in late pregnancy but they can be handled with advancement in the medical world along with few lifestyle changes.

Pregnancy Myths: How Well Do You Know?

Pregnant women receive advice from everybody and most of the precautious tips are just old wives tales.

Newborn Vaccination in India

A baby inside the womb is safe from infections due to the mother’s immunity and prenatal vaccinations administered to her. When the baby is born, necessary vaccinations will protect him/her from various infectious diseases and offers good health.

Lamaze Childbirth Classes

Childbirth classes aim at preparing the expectant mother to have a healthy, natural child birth and provide information about labour, postpartum health, breastfeeding, parenthood etc. Lamaze is one of the popular childbirth courses that help pregnant women to replace their negative fears about pregnancy

How to get glowing skin during pregnancy

Most soon-to-be mothers expect a glowing skin during pregnancy. At times, pregnant women encounter skin troubles such as patchy, dry skin with hyperpigmentation or acne issues.

Effects of Obesity on Pregnancy

Obesity has become a common health disorder in adults and children around the world. It gets worse in pregnant women as it may also affect the baby inside the womb. Obesity or overweight during pregnancy may lead to various health risks such as gestational diabetes, high blood pressure, chances of cesarean delivery etc.

Duties of Dad-to-be during Pregnancy and Labour

It is a common misconception that pregnancy and childbirth is mother’s job and dads-to-be has nothing to do. In reality, it is a shared responsibility as the daddy-to-be has plenty of work to do. Usually, most husbands want to help and support their spouse

Dad-to-be? 12 Things about pregnancy

Pregnancy might feel like a roller coaster ride for both the parents-to-be, as it involves taking up responsibility

Checklist to Pack your Hospital Bag for Delivery

An expectant mother has nine months to prepare for the delivery of her precious sweet pea but still miss out on important things while going to the hospital for labour.

Breastfeeding Helps Kids Grow Smarter and Richer

After child birth, elders, physicians, pediatricians and child birth educators advise new mums to breastfeed their newborns for the health and development of the babies. Now, scientists from Federal University of Pelotas in Brazil also advise breastfeeding for newborns based on their 30 years of research.

Best Labour Positions for Pregnant Women

During labour, most medical practitioners make the pregnant women lie flat on the hospital bed or lying down with their legs raised during labour and child birth.

First time Pregnancy? Things to Know about Antenatal Classes

The joy of pregnancy will be immense for every expectant mother but it can be little scary, if this is your first pregnancy. These mixed emotions are quite common in pregnant women and can be handled by understanding pregnancy, labour and childbirth.

12 Reasons why is it great to have another baby?

Taking care of babies and toddlers might seem overwhelming but the joy of having them around is the best feeling that a mother can have. Some pregnant women might worry about having another baby in the late 30s or 40s thinking about the risks of late pregnancy.

10 Effective Tips for Good Sleep during Pregnancy

Most pregnant mothers are less likely to experience good sleep every day. During pregnancy, insomnia or disturbed sleep pattern is quite normal along with stress and anxiety. Here are some tips to help you get some quality sleep:

4D Ultrasound Scans: A New Trend in Pregnancy Care

Having an ultrasound scan during pregnancy is a part of prenatal care to check the growth and normal development of the baby inside the womb. These scans can detect any developmental abnormality in the baby so that necessary actions can be performed.

Amniocentesis – Why is it needed during pregnancy?

Amniocentesis also called as Amniotic fluid test is a prenatal test to detect various medical conditions in the fetus. Amniotic fluid is a watery substance surrounding the fetus which provides protection and information about the baby’s health inside the uterus.