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Things to take care of during pregnancy

Pregnancy can sure be a bittersweet experience, with all the food cravings and the dizziness and nausea, it can get a little overwhelming. Pregnancy can sure be a bittersweet experience, with all the food cravings and the dizziness and nausea, it can get a little overwhelming. But the happiness of holding your child for the… Read More »

Using the EPDS During Pregnancy: What Exactly are We Screening For?

The American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology now recommends that women be screened for depression during pregnancy in addition to screening during the postpartum period.  Because depressive symptoms during pregnancy have been associated with worse outcomes and are a robust predictor of postpartum depression, the identification of women with depression during pregnancy would help us… Read More »

5 Tips To Reduce Stress During Pregnancy

When a woman has stress during pregnancy, her unborn baby may be affected with potentially harmful effects on brain and development. Here are some useful tips to help you reduce stress during pregnancy. 1. Do simple daily exercises Exercising regularly is an excellent way to eliminate stress during pregnancy because it not only makes you… Read More »