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First Trimester

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Pickles and ice cream. Waves of nausea. We've all heard about the various cravings and symptoms that moms-to-be experience. But every woman responds differently to the hormonal changes that...
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Fight first trimester sleep busters with these tips
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Learn the 411 about morning sickness
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Your Baby Hoping that you'll soon find out you're pregnant? You won't know for several weeks yet, for week 1 is actually the week of...
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Your Baby Hoping that you'll soon find out you are pregnant? You won't really know for another week or so, for this is actually the week...
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Your Baby At about the midpoint of your cycle, this is the week of ovulation, when the egg and sperm meet. If your egg is fertilized this month,...
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Your Baby The uterus has formed a lush bed of tissue, and the production of estrogen and progesterone increases as the uterus decides to hold onto...
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Your Baby It's only been a week since your embryo, about the size of an apple seed, attached to the wall of your uterus, but already it has...
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Your Baby The embryo measures a little less than one-fifth of an inch long and looks more like a tadpole than a human. The forebrain forms a...
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Your Baby By the end of this week, the embryo will more than double its length, growing from approximately 4 to 5 millimeters to 11 to 13...
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Your Baby If you could see your baby now, you'd be able to make out her eyelids, the tip of her nose, and her upper lip. She's...
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Your Baby The embryo may now officially be called a fetus, which literally means "little one" -- and he's about the size of a...
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Your Baby This week, your baby measures about 1 1/2 inches from top to bottom--about as big as a cocktail shrimp and similar in shape. Tooth buds...
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Your Baby Your little one is roughly the size of a thumb this week, but he can swallow and kick, and his fingernails have started to grow. His...
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Your Baby You're reaching an important milestone--the end of the first trimester. Your baby now weighs about half an ounce and is about 2 1/2...
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Your Baby As the second trimester begins, your baby is growing quickly. She weighs about three-quarters of an ounce and measures between 2 1/2 to...
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The second trimester of pregnancy begins with week 14. The first trimester of pregnancy ends with week 13.
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The first trimester of pregnancy ends after week 13.  The second trimester of pregnancy begins with week 14.
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We asked moms to tell us which foods they just had to get their hands on during pregnancy and here is what they said (yep, definitely pickles!)
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How to deal with vaginal discharge during pregnancy. Dealing with pregnancy health and symptoms.
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Is it safe to use OTC medications when I’m pregnant?
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Is it safe to color my hair when I'm pregnant?
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"Is it safe to go tanning during pregnancy?" "Can I eat hot dogs?" Here are the answers to the top 50 questions we get from expecting moms.
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The breathing disorder may be a source of blame for pregnancy health problems
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Guidelines to follow when you’re expecting

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