It can usually be detected in your urine from about 6 to 14 days after fertilisation. When you decide to test, try not to drink too much beforehand…

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Around weeks 8 to 10, your heart may begin pumping faster and harder. Palpitations and arrhythmias are common in pregnancy. This is normally due to hormones. Increased blood…

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But common antibiotics that are generally considered safe during pregnancy include penicillins (such as amoxicillin and ampicillin), cephalosporins (such as cephalexin), and erythromycin. Are antibiotics safe during early…

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Bleeding that occurs later on during a pregnancy, in the second and third trimesters, can also have different causes that won’t result in a miscarriage, such as cervical…

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According to experts, women should not get microblading done during pregnancy because they tend to bleed more. This is due to the improved vascularization caused by the high…

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Weight. Being underweight or being overweight has been linked with an increased risk of miscarriage. Can being too skinny affect pregnancy? Being underweight (BMI under 18.5) can reduce…

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Nausea and vomiting in pregnancy, often known as morning sickness, is very common in early pregnancy. It can affect you at any time of the day or night…

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Yep, it’s not just your back – your hips, legs and even arms may also ache at different times during early pregnancy due to hormone changes. Why do…

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Around this time, your baby will start to hear – they may hear muted sounds from the outside world and any noises your digestive system makes, as well…

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If you have irregular periods, try counting 36 days from the start of your last menstrual cycle or four weeks from the time you had sex. At this…

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