During Pregnancy

Stress and prenatal tests

Stress and prenatal tests

You were probably nervous in the minutes that preceded the result of your pregnancy test so you can imagine the stress that surrounds prenatal screening tests or amniocentesis!

April 29, 2019
Pregnancy a trimester at a time

Pregnancy a trimester at a time

It was previously believed that musculoskeletal pain associated with pregnancy was an integral part of the changes that women face. We now know that these discomforts can be prevented and mitigated.

April 29, 2019
Pregnancy weight gain

Pregnancy weight gain

Most pregnant women have concerns about their pregnancy weight gain. Am I gaining too much? Am I gaining enough? Will I be able to lose it all?

February 18, 2019
Bed rest during pregnancy

Bed rest during pregnancy

Has your doctor put you on bed rest until the end of your pregnancy? Are you worried you won't be ready for baby's arrival? Are you thinking "how will I survive this?" Motherforlife.com will ease those worries!

November 26, 2018
Dangers of pregnancy

Dangers of pregnancy

Future moms wonder if they can eat sushi, drink their morning coffee or change their cat’s litter box. Here is a useful guide to help them.

November 5, 2018
When baby kicks

When baby kicks

Feeling a baby as he kicks, has hiccups or dances to your music is one of the great joys of pregnancy. What happens when your big bump moves?

August 27, 2018
Summer pregnancy

Summer pregnancy

Being pregnant can be both wonderful and stressful all year round but pregnant women should be more careful in the summer.

July 16, 2018
10 beauty tips for pregnant women

10 beauty tips for pregnant women

Being pregnant changes every inch of us and some changes cause discomforts that cannot be solved with our usual routine. Here are the best tips to pamper a mother-to-be.

May 21, 2018
Streptococcus B

Streptococcus B

It is through an exclusive article that Dr. Nathalie Fiset shares some recommendations about the Streptococcus B virus.

November 24, 2013
The nuchal translucency (NT) ultrasound

The nuchal translucency (NT) ultrasound

The nuchal translucency (NT) test doesn’t pose any risk to the mother or the fetus as it is an ultrasound. It determines the risk of genetic abnormalities, including Down syndrome.

November 21, 2012
Ectopic pregnancy

Ectopic pregnancy

Ectopic pregnancy affects 2% of all pregnancies and is the leading cause of maternal mortality.

March 2, 2012
Would you like a little drink, mom?

Would you like a little drink, mom?

The holiday season is a festive period during which there are plenty of occasions to drink. It is best to take some precautions, especially if you are a future mom.

December 18, 2011
Am I pregnant?

Am I pregnant?

Here is a list of subtle and early signs of pregnancy. They are subtle in some women and early in others. Let’s see.

September 30, 2011
Tobacco use during pregnancy

Tobacco use during pregnancy

Newborns who have been exposed to tobacco during pregnancy generally weigh less, are smaller in height, and have smaller heads and brains. Something to seriously think about.

August 19, 2011
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