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Complications Of Multiple Pregnancy

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Oct, 2018

Complications Of Multiple Pregnancy

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It is exciting to know that a woman is pregnant with more than one baby. But with multiple babies, the risk of complications also increases. The problems with multiple pregnancy    Preterm labour As per statistics, 3 in 5 twins are born prematurely. Nearly all the higher multiples are born before achieving 37 weeks. The risk of early birth is higher with the increase in the number of fetus. In…

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Sep, 2018

Clubfoot: Causes And Treatments

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Clubfoot is an abnormality that happens at birth. It is a condition in which the foot of the baby is twisted and is out of its original shape or position. In children who have a clubfoot condition, the tissues that connect the tendons to the muscles are shorter than what the size should be. Clubfoot is a birth defect that is very common. What causes clubfoot? The causes of clubfoot…

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Constipation During Pregnancy

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Jul, 2018

Constipation During Pregnancy

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Women complain of constipation at some point or the other during their pregnancy. This happens to mostly all women. The common signs of constipation are: pain in the abdomen infrequent bowel movements hard stool Causes of constipation in pregnancy The major cause of constipation in pregnant women are anxiety, worry, lack of physical exercise, a diet low in fiber as well as because of the hormones that release in the…

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Folic Acid Benefits In Pregnancy

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Jul, 2018

Folic Acid Benefits In Pregnancy

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Folic acid is one of the essential vitamins that you cannot skip when you are pregnant. Taking folic acid before as well as after pregnancy is recommended because it helps to prevent any birth defects related to the brain or the spinal cord of the baby. You will need to take it daily. Folic acid- What is it? Folic acid is a form of vitamin B which is called fol-ate…

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Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) In Pregnancy

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May, 2018

Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) In Pregnancy

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  When you experience blood clot in your leg, pelvis or thighs then you may have DVT or a deep vein thrombosis. The condition is not very common but pregnant women are prone to get DVT more than women who are not pregnant. DVT is caused because during pregnancy the blood clotting proteins increase and the level of the anti-clotting protein decreases. The uterus gets enlarged during pregnancy and this…

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