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Buying maternity bras

(4 votes, average: 4.25 out of 5)
So you’ve made the decision to wear a maternity bra and now it’s time to go shopping. Where to buy a maternity bra? Maternity bras are available at most department stores and lingerie shops, which usually...

Maternity bras for relieving the breast symptoms of pregnancy and breastfeeding

(4 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
The breast symptoms of pregnancy and preparing for breastfeeding affect all women differently. You may experience some of the symptoms and changes discussed below and not others, or you may experience them all. Any...
A couple hugging holding a pregnancy test

I'm pregnant! How Kat broke the news

(0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)
Kat has recently had the pleasure of letting all of her friends and family know that she and her partner are expecting a baby. The excitement and elation of this proud moment was not taken...
A couple hugging holding a pregnancy test

I’m pregnant! How Kat broke the news

(4 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Kat has recently had the pleasure of letting all of her friends and family know that she and her partner are expecting a baby. The excitement and elation of this proud moment was not taken...
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Hyperpigmentation in pregnancy: Darkening of freckles, scars, nipples, genitals, thighs and arm pits

(8 votes, average: 4.75 out of 5)
What is hyperpigmentation? During pregnancy up to 90% of women experience some degree of darkening to areas of the skin. This darkening of the skin is referred to as hyperpigmentation. This may occur in specific...

Melasma: The mask of pregnancy

(5 votes, average: 4.80 out of 5)
What is the 'mask of pregnancy' and what does it look like? The ‘mask of pregnancy’, also known as Melasma or Chloasma (medical names) is a skin condition that occurs in 45-75% of pregnancies. The...

Linea nigra (pregnancy line)

(14 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
What is the linea nigra? Linea nigra is a condition in which pregnant women experience a darkening (hyperpigmentation) in the midline of the abdomen. It is typically a thin line of darker coloured skin that...
Pregnancy pain

Heartburn in pregnancy

(4 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Pregnancy might be a beautiful miracle but it can also be an uncomfortable one, especially when you are experiencing the worst heartburn of your life. And though we may not be able to help...
Woman sits on bed, holding pregnant belly.

PUPPS: Pruritic urticarial papules and plaques of pregnancy

(5 votes, average: 4.80 out of 5)
Layla had an itch that couldn’t be scratched One of the joys of being pregnant is experiencing all the idiosyncrasies your body develops throughout the gestational period. Some women crave food they have never liked before,...
Pregnant woman on back

Signs of labour

(8 votes, average: 4.50 out of 5)
You've been pregnant for 37 weeks now. You're probably thinking that the bump on your belly can't possibly get any bigger and feeling just a little bit concerned about when you'll go into labour... And...
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