Tests. Part 1

Posted by Lloyd on April 28, 2012
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Will I have an ultrasound during the pregnancy and can it tell me the sex?

The American College of Obstetrics lists 27 reasons for ultrasound examination (sonogram) in pregnancy. Many doctors will perform a vaginal ultrasound in the first trimester (12 weeks) to determine if the pregnancy is alive, when you are due, and how many fetuses there are. Little else can be determined at this point. Continue reading…

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Coping With Miscarriage

Posted by Lloyd on August 10, 2011
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The experience of miscarriage is a difficult one. Many women find themselves grieving deeply over the loss of their child, regardless of the child’s state of development, and this is completely normal. Feelings of severe depression, anger, guilt, and disappointment may accompany this grief. Continue reading…

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