Category: First trimester

The Midwife Profession

The Midwife Profession

A midwife talks about her profession. What’s her role during pregnancy, childbirth and after the birth of the baby?
What is couvade syndrome?

What is couvade syndrome?

Marie, what is couvade syndrome? Charlotte Hello Charlotte, Thank you for your question. Many future fathers are affected by this syndrome, and few people understand
I am starting my pregnancy and my libido is lower.

I am starting my pregnancy and my libido is lower.

Marie, I know that pregnancy changes a couple’s sexuality, but in my head, I really want to have sex, but my body isn’t responding, and
Who is the midwife?

Who is the midwife?

A midwife is a health professional working with future parents during a healthy pregnancy. They monitor them through childbirth and after the birth of the
Toxoplasmosis

Toxoplasmosis

Updated article : September, 2023. Toxoplasmosis is an infection we want to prevent in pregnant women. The information in this article can be added to
Predisposing Factors for Perinatal Anxiety

Predisposing Factors for Perinatal Anxiety

Indeed, personal factors can predispose the development of anxiety during pregnancy or after childbirth.
15-16 Weeks Pregnant

15-16 Weeks Pregnant

My name is Philippe, and I’m going to be a dad. Our pregnancy, if I can call it that, has been pretty good so far.
Can I ask for an ultrasound?

Can I ask for an ultrasound?

Marie, I am worried about my baby, and I would like to ask for an ultrasound to get reassurance. Can I ask my doctor for
Can I lose my baby if I continue to play sports while pregnant?

Can I lose my baby if I continue to play sports while pregnant?

Marie, I am 16 weeks pregnant and naturally sportive, but people are telling me to stop playing sports because I could lose my baby. Do
Indicators of Perinatal Anxiety: GAD, Panic Attacks, OCD

Indicators of Perinatal Anxiety: GAD, Panic Attacks, OCD

I want to present the different anxiety disorders with their best-known characteristics.
Listeriosis Diagnosis

Listeriosis Diagnosis

Did you read What are the Signs of a Listeria Infection? Frequently, a listeriosis diagnosis for a pregnant woman will be made through a blood
Acupuncture and Pregnancy

Acupuncture and Pregnancy

Did you know that acupuncture is a safe alternative practice during pregnancy and for the baby?