Food cravings during pregnancy

The relationship with food during pregnancy is usually of aversion in the first trimester and of cravings during the second and third trimester. During my pregnancy I suffer from nausea during the first 10 weeks and develop an aversion for broccoli and the odor of raw fish. As far as cravings are concerned, I wantedContinue reading “Food cravings during pregnancy”

It’s time to have a baby!

Don’t worry, this is not an article on the biological clock. It is an article regarding the most common time to come to this world. In the last two decades, the number of cesarean sections raised in the U.S.. About 50% of births are the result of a programmed C-section or induced labor. Thus, mostContinue reading “It’s time to have a baby!”

Skin and pregnancy

It is said that pregnant women experience the “pregnancy glow”. The skin turns “rosy” and becomes softer. Well, during my pregnancy neither my skin nor my hair became shiny. So, moved by my curiosity, I made a literature research and found out the most common skin changes occurring during pregnancy. Pregnancy is characterized by immunologic,Continue reading “Skin and pregnancy”