Getting in Shape for Pregnancy

Getting in Shape for Pregnancy

Many attempting pregnancy wonder what they can do to improve their chances for a successful pregnancy. Getting in shape for pregnancy is often overlooked. There are 5 basic components to getting in shape for pregnancy. These are: Taking care of chronic illnesses such as hypertension or diabetes to achieve a normal blood pressure and tight […]

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Smoking During Pregnancy Can Cause Miscarriage

Women smoking during pregnancy.

Smoking during pregnancy can cause miscarriage is also well known to be associated with many adverse maternal and fetal outcomes including intrauterine fetal demise, stillbirth, fetal growth restriction, birth defects and other major disabilities. Smoking is also associated with failed implantation. poor quality gametes (sperm/egg) and, biochemical pregnancy loss in women having IVF. Periconception smoking […]

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