Category: Second trimester

Let’s Talk Placenta

Let’s Talk Placenta

During your 20-week ultrasound the doctor might say that your placenta is marginal, or low-lying, or partial previa or complete previa.
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome During Pregnancy

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome During Pregnancy

Dear Parents, In this article, I would like to talk about carpal tunnel syndrome during pregnancy to provide you with more information about this problem.
Starting Breastfeeding

Starting Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding is an important topic during prenatal classes during pregnancy to prepare parents for starting breastfeeding. When parents are better informed about winning methods to
Can I breastfeed twins?

Can I breastfeed twins?

Marie, during my first ultrasound I learned that I was going to have twins. YIKES! What a surprise! It felt like I was dreaming…not sure
I don’t feel my baby move in my stomach. Is this normal?

I don’t feel my baby move in my stomach. Is this normal?

Even if the baby moves, often the mother will think that what she’s feeling is bloating or gas rather than the baby.
Advice from Paint Pros

Advice from Paint Pros

To learn more about oils, see the previous entry Now Oils! Here's some advice from our painting pros: Even if water-based products are permitted during
What is listeriosis?

What is listeriosis?

Marie, my friend Élodie is 18 weeks pregnant and just had a sort of severe flu. The doctor told her she has a listeriosis infection.
Photo - Test de glycémie chez la femme enceinte avec une infirmière - Diabète gestationnel ou diabète de grossesse

Possible Complications of Gestational Diabetes

If you would like to learn about treatments, go to Treating and Monitoring Gestational Diabetes. Article updated on january 2021. The possible complications due to
Defining Gestational Hypertension

Defining Gestational Hypertension

To learn more about high blood pressure, read Pregnancy and High Blood Pressure. Article updated on June 1, 2023. By definition, gestational hypertension is one
Breastfeeding with Line Boutet, a lactation consultant

Breastfeeding with Line Boutet, a lactation consultant

Date : 6 novembre 2016 Thème : Live Facebook video with Line Boutet, a lactation consultant Marie and Line answer questions about breastfeeding from internet users. The
Pregnancy and High Blood Pressure: Hypertension in Pregnant Women

Pregnancy and High Blood Pressure: Hypertension in Pregnant Women

Article Updated June 4, 2018 Hypertension in a pregnant woman is a well-known phenomenon in the scientific community as it affects 5–10% of pregnant women.
Twins

Twins

If you are having a multiple pregnancy, this video will help you prepare before the arrival of your twins.