Talk to your unborn baby

Pregnant women who talk to their baby belly have certainly not let go, they are doing very well. Because talking a lot to your unborn baby certainly makes sense and you are creating a feast of recognition by the time your baby has to leave the womb. Read from here when it makes sense to chatter to your little one in the stomach.

Dry eyes during pregnancy

Do you suffer from dry eyes during pregnancy? Or do you have burning or itchy eyes? Do you see something less good than before or has the world become a bit hazier? These eye complaints are very normal during pregnancy. Read here what the causes are and what you can do to dry eyes.

Pregnancy and Hyperemesis Gravidarum (HG)

One of the first pregnancy symptoms that women notice is morning sickness. Some women have little trouble here and some more. But there are also women who suffer so much from morning sickness that there is a risk of dehydration and malnutrition. This condition is called Hyperemesis Gravidarum (HG).

Misunderstandings about smoking during pregnancy

Of course you already know this: smoking is unhealthy for your body. If you have not heard from your doctor yet, then you know it through the very confronting photographs that are present on the packets of cigarettes. Not a pleasant sight and yet many smokers close their eyes. They ignore the warnings about the danger of smoking and also try to talk about smoking well.

What is the chance of a miscarriage?

The risk of miscarriage is greatest at the beginning of the pregnancy. Exactly what the numbers are is unclear. Some say that 1 out of 10 women get a miscarriage, but there are also figures that indicate that 1 out of 4 or even 1 out of 3 women gets a miscarriage. The figures have become a lot worse compared to the past, but that does not mean that miscarriages now occur more often.

Fasting during pregnancy: Ramadan

Every year Muslims have the Islamic fasting period, or Ramadan. In principle, fasting is an obligation for all Muslims. Some people, however, are an exception to this obligation, including pregnant women. They receive a temporary exemption. Yet many Muslim women choose to fast during pregnancy, but is that actually wise?

Scarlet fever during pregnancy

Do you notice in one go that your throat hurts, you get a fever and put on your neck glands? And do you get a red result after a few days? Then it may be that you have scarlet fever. Fortunately, scarlet fever during pregnancy is not harmful to you or your baby. In addition, you can have it treated quickly.

Dreams during pregnancy

Have you suddenly forgotten your baby? Do you always experience exciting adventures with your ex? Did you deliver an adult child in one go? These events are of course not real, but can occur quite vividly in your dreams during pregnancy. In this blog you can read which dreams pregnant women have during pregnancy and how it is that they are so lively.

Tips for tire pain

Tire pain is a very annoying pregnancy disorder that you are totally uninvited for. As if the nausea, dizziness, heartburn or bladder inflammation are not enough, you also get bothered by your tires during standing up, standing or when you make sudden movements.

Pregnancy obesity: pregnant with obesity

It would be nice if we all had a delicious healthy weight without having to bother with it. The reality is different and very hard. Many people are overweight in the Netherlands. And being overweight is not just because you 'just eat too much'. There is always a lot more behind it.

41 Weeks pregnant

Still no baby? Do not worry. Approximately 50% of women like after the due date. Your baby grows now that you are 41 weeks pregnant but hardly, but it may be that he or she has become 100 grams heavier again. The length of your baby is now about 51 centimeters! Do not keep staring at the clock at 41 weeks pregnant Waiting the whole day until you finally give birth is not going to make it happen.