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Is shrimp safe during pregnancy? Here’s what the experts say.
Can You Eat Shrimp While Pregnant?
Is shrimp safe during pregnancy? Here’s what the experts say.
While it may not be “normal” to have bloody stool during pregnancy, it’s not totally out of the ordinary either, thanks to hemorrhoids and other issues. Health, Bleeding During Pregnancy, Hemorrhoids, Rectal Bleeding, Maternal Health, Blood, Stool
Why You Might Have Blood in Your Stool While Pregnant
While it may not be “normal” to have bloody stool during pregnancy, it’s not totally out of the ordinary either, thanks to hemorrhoids and other issues.
Now that baby’s on the way, certain pregnancy sleeping positions are better than others. Here’s how to get comfy and stay safe all night long.

(These illustrations were created with the help of generative AI.) Illustrators, Childcare, Pregnancy Sleep Positions, Pregnancy Sleeping Positions, Pregnancy Safe Products, Pregnant Sleep, Sleeping Positions, Ways To Sleep
These Are the Safest Pregnancy Sleeping Positions
Now that baby’s on the way, certain pregnancy sleeping positions are better than others. Here’s how to get comfy and stay safe all night long. (These illustrations were created with the help of generative AI.)
If you feel a sudden shooting abdominal pain that goes away as quickly as it came, you might be experiencing round ligament pain. Here’s what to know. Feelings, Round Ligament Pain, Abdominal Pain, Abdominal, How Are You Feeling, Things To Come, Round
What Round Ligament Pain Feels Like—and How to Find Relief
If you feel a sudden shooting abdominal pain that goes away as quickly as it came, you might be experiencing round ligament pain. Here’s what to know.
If your hips are hurting during pregnancy, you’re not alone. Here’s how to feel better soon. Pelvic Girdle, Postpartum Recovery, Hip Pain, Pregnancy Pillow, Sore Hips, Hormonal Changes, Second Trimester, Soreness, Getting A Massage
What to Do About Hip Pain During Pregnancy
If your hips are hurting during pregnancy, you’re not alone. Here’s how to feel better soon.
There are a number of benefits to getting a massage during pregnancy beyond rest and relaxation—just keep these safety precautions in mind. Mindfulness, Prenatal Massage, Safety Tips, Prenatal, Safety Precautions, Rest And Relaxation, Safety
How to Safely Enjoy a Prenatal Massage
There are a number of benefits to getting a massage during pregnancy beyond rest and relaxation—just keep these safety precautions in mind.
If you’re noticing something different about your pee while pregnant, you’re not alone. Here’s what could be going on. Urinary Tract Infection, Urinary Tract, Cloudy Urine, Frequent Urination, Health Advice, Pregnancy Signs, Obstetrics And Gynaecology
What Causes Cloudy Urine in Pregnancy?
If you’re noticing something different about your pee while pregnant, you’re not alone. Here’s what could be going on.
Building on past studies, researchers have determined elevated levels of GDF15 are the culprit. Scientists are hopeful the discovery will lead to better medications and prevention. Study, Extreme, Stomach, Severe, Fun, 5 Ways, Sick, Relief
New Study Confirms the Genetic Cause of Extreme Morning Sickness
Building on past studies, researchers have determined elevated levels of GDF15 are the culprit. Scientists are hopeful the discovery will lead to better medications and prevention.
Feeling tight and itchy all over? Dry skin is par for the course when you’re pregnant. Here’s what to do about it. Pregnancy Health, Dry Skin, Health Problems, Treatment, Itchy, Dried
How to Get Relief From Dry Skin During Pregnancy
Feeling tight and itchy all over? Dry skin is par for the course when you’re pregnant. Here’s what to do about it.
Digestive symptoms are par for the course in pregnancy. But that doesn’t mean you have to suffer. Heartburn Relief, Symptoms, Digestion, Indigestion, Suffer
How to Find Relief for Heartburn and Indigestion During Pregnancy
Digestive symptoms are par for the course in pregnancy. But that doesn’t mean you have to suffer.
The color of your pregnancy discharge can tell you a lot about what’s going on in your body. Life Hacks, Fitness, Vaginal Health, Yeast Infection Pregnancy, Natural Remedies For Cystitis, Cystitis, Vaginal, Menstrual Health
How Your Vaginal Discharge Can Change During Pregnancy
The color of your pregnancy discharge can tell you a lot about what’s going on in your body.
Some common makeup ingredients aren’t great during pregnancy, but you can primp and prettify to your heart’s content with these safe and fabulous products. Mascara, Make Up, Products, Beauty Products During Pregnancy, Safe Makeup, Makeup Ingredients
The Best Pregnancy-Safe Makeup Products to Try
Some common makeup ingredients aren’t great during pregnancy, but you can primp and prettify to your heart’s content with these safe and fabulous products.
From symptoms to treatment, here’s what to know about this uncommon but serious delivery complication. Postpartum Hemorrhage, Stages Of Labor, Vaginal Birth
What It Means to Have a Retained Placenta
From symptoms to treatment, here’s what to know about this uncommon but serious delivery complication.
No telltale nausea or exhaustion to show for your pregnancy? Here’s what to know about experiencing a lack of symptoms. Earliest Pregnancy Symptoms, Pregnancy Hormones, Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome, Prenatal Visits, 11 Weeks Pregnant, Nausea
Is It Possible to Have No Pregnancy Symptoms?
No telltale nausea or exhaustion to show for your pregnancy? Here’s what to know about experiencing a lack of symptoms.
You might know that babies under one shouldn’t have honey—so is it safe to eat it during pregnancy? Here’s what to know. Honey, Honey Benefits, Babies, Safe, Eat
Can You Have Honey While Pregnant?
You might know that babies under one shouldn’t have honey—so is it safe to eat it during pregnancy? Here’s what to know.