For most women, the first trimester is undeniably rough. After briefly honeymoon of revelling in being pregnant (two lines!), you start to feel sick as a dog, all day long. At least, most of us do. An estimated 70-80% of pregnant women experience nausea during their first trimester, and about 50% also experience vomiting. Not that it […]
Trying to figure out your chances of miscarrying? Sadly, you are going to have a hard time finding good information. Many websites claim to tell you your risk of miscarriage, citing statistics that look like these: But problems abound with their numbers. Problem 1: These sites rarely provide their sources, so you […]
Can you safely sleep on your back while pregnant? Here’s what the latest research has to say.