Deciding to try for a baby is so exciting and we're here with help and support right through till you see that positive pink line in your pregnancy card. Once you plan for pregnancy you'll want to think about stacking the odds in your favour to increase your chances of getting pregnant by ensuring you're sticking to a good diet, maintaining a healthy weight (this applies to both men and women) and of course, enjoying a healthy sex life!
From the acclaimed Perinatal Education Programme, Maternal Care is a comprehensive programme for health care professionals, covering all the common and important problems that occur during pregnancy, labour, delivery and the puerperium: Antenatal Care. Assessment of fetal growth and condition during pregnancy.
A neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), also known as an intensive care nursery (ICN), is an intensive care unit specializing in the care of ill or premature newborn infants.
A high - risk pregnancy is one that threatens the health or life of the mother or her fetus. It often requires specialized care from specially trained care providers. Some pregnancies become high risk as they progress, while some women are at increased risk for complications even before they get pregnant for a variety of reasons. Early and regular prenatal care helps many women have healthy pregnancies and deliveries without complications.