5th Blog: How do I know I’m pregnant?

How do I know that I’m pregnant? Reproductive Cycle The reproductive period of a woman begins at menarche and ends at menopause, usually extending from 13-45 years on average, with pregnancy rare to occur under the age of 12 years and after the age of 50 years....

4th Blog: Difficulty Getting Pregnant

I’m having difficulty getting pregnant – what do I do? First, don’t panic and don’t lose hope. 80% of couples will get pregnant within one year of having regular intercourse, with another 10% achieving pregnancy within two years. Generally, if you have not...

1st Blog: Normal skin changes in pregnancy

What happens to my skin in pregnancy? Skin changes are due to a number of hormones secreted in pregnancy. On the abdomen (tummy) you can develop a brownish pigmented line (Linea Nigra) in the middle of the tummy stretching from the belly button to the pubic bone. This...