Welcome to the second trimester! This week: why you should sleep on your left side, why pregnancy clumsiness occurs, and more.
I’m 14 weeks pregnant! Check out my pregnant belly at 4 months and learn about the Quad Screen and my experience with the CVS prenatal test.
You’re 15 weeks pregnant! Why do you feel shortness of breath during pregnancy, what are fontanelles?, and should you choose a Midwife or an OB/GYN?
I’m 16 weeks pregnant! This week you’ll learn all about your 16 week ultrasound (and mine), how to make a pregnancy announcement, and Wharton’s jelly!
Congrats on being 17 weeks pregnant! Let’s talk about childcare classes, increased bodily fluids during pregnancy, and why pregnancy allergies occur.
I’m 18 weeks pregnant! Learn about where I stand on the birthing center vs. hospital debate and tips for managing pregnancy hip pain!
You’re 19 weeks pregnant (and so am I)! This week: hemorrhoids during pregnancy, what makes doctors classify a pregnancy as high-risk, and Couvade Syndrome.
You’re halfway through your pregnancy! This week, I’ll discuss how to measure your fundal height, false labor, and what to expect at the 20 week ultrasound.
I’m 21 weeks pregnant and so are you! Learn about my mid-pregnancy ultrasound and treating varicose veins while pregnant!
Congrats on being 22 weeks pregnant. Let’s look at gestational edema, signs of preeclampsia, the Clean 15, and the fetal fibronectin test.
I’m 23 weeks pregnant! Lung surfactant, the RhoGAM shot, and pregnancy carpal tunnel syndrome are all hot topics this week.
Your 24th week of pregnancy will be a busy one. Let’s talk last chances for a babymoon, your 24 week ultrasound, and glucose screening pregnancy tests.
I’m 25 weeks pregnant! This week I discuss why my pubis symphysis joint is giving me so much pain and the pros and cons of public vs. private cord blood banking!
Congrats on reaching 26 weeks of pregnancy! Let’s talk about the fetal immune system, the biophysical profile screening test and preparing home for baby.