The cause of sweating during pregnancy

The cause of sweating during pregnancy

Sweat is the body’s attempt to cool the body temperature when it feels hot inside. Sweat is produced by sweat glands and then it releases out through the skin pores. For a pregnant woman, it will cause many hormonal changes. For example, pregnancy can make pregnant women exposed to hemorrhoids or hemorrhoids, the gums become sensitive, and even the face to breakouts. Continue reading “The cause of sweating during pregnancy”

Leucorrhoea during pregnancy

Leucorrhoea during pregnancy

Leucorrhoea (fluor albus) is a vaginal secretion in women. Leucorrhoea can be considered as a normal case when it appears at a certain time (physiological) but it is also considered as an abnormal (pathological) vaginal discharge. Physiological leucorrhoea usually occurs every month before the menstrual period and after menstruation (during the fertile period), while pathological vaginal discharge occurs outside the menstrual period and it is caused by fungal infections, viruses, bacteria or parasites. This case is usually accompanied by itching in the vaginal area. Continue reading “Leucorrhoea during pregnancy”

Shortness of breath during 2nd trimester of pregnancy

Shortness of breath during 2nd trimester of pregnancy

When the lungs meet the phase of not getting enough air, you will have shortness of breath or difficulty breathing. As a result, the breathing process becomes fast, shallow, and sometimes sounds “crunchy”. Moreover, the chest will feel sore. People sometimes are difficult to differentiate between shortness of breath and asthma. Shortness of breath can appear suddenly (acute) or is recurrent in the long term (chronic), and can be caused by a number of health problems other than asthma. Continue reading “Shortness of breath during 2nd trimester of pregnancy”

Frequent of urination during pregnancy

Frequent of urination during pregnancy

In the first trimester of pregnancy, women often experience a disruption in their body’s health. One of the disorders that often arise are nausea and vomit every morning. This is called by morning sickness that sometimes disrupts the women’ activities, while they also often getting impaired during urination.

Women who are entering the first trimester (0-12 weeks) of pregnancy having frequent urination, even within an hour can reach 3-4 times even more. This condition will re-emerge when entering the third trimester (28 weeks leading up to childbirth). This condition certainly will make them uncomfortable. Moreover, still they are weak enough, they will be potential to get a painful leg if they had to go to the toilet several times. Continue reading “Frequent of urination during pregnancy”

The effects of  fatigue during pregnancy

The effects of  fatigue during pregnancy

Fatigue is excessively exhausted, sometimes accompanied by dizziness and weakness. Fatigue is one of the early pregnancy symptoms that is felt almost all women in the first few weeks after conception and implantation. Usually, this symptom of fatigue will get its improvement when entering the second trimester, then return to attack when entering the third trimester. However, it can be different for each pregnant woman. Pregnancy can cause fatigue due to increased production of the hormone progesterone in pregnant women, excessive anxiety and worry until morning sickness with nausea and vomiting which causes a loss a lot of energy. Continue reading “The effects of  fatigue during pregnancy”

How to treat constipation in pregnancy

How to treat constipation in pregnancy

Constipation is a condition where bowel movements are reduced or be difficult to defecate for long periods. Constipation is generally interpreted as a condition of defecation less than 3 times a week. Constipation usually heals if you change your style your life, but chronic constipation is more difficult to treat and usually be a symptom of another medical condition. Continue reading “How to treat constipation in pregnancy”

Twin pregnancy

Twin pregnancy

Gemelli is a medical term which means multiple pregnancies. In Gemelli pregnancy, a mother has more than one fetus in her womb. Not only two but can also be three, even four fetuses or more during a period of pregnancy. Twins are two or more individuals who share the same uterus but are not always born on the same day. Twins are two or more children born from the same pregnancy period. Continue reading “Twin pregnancy”

The differences between true labor and false labor

The differences between true labor and false labor

The real labor is the process of labor followed by regular and adequate contractions as well as the opening of the cervix. These contractions usually occur 4 to 5 times in 10 minutes with a duration of more than 45 seconds. While pseudo labor often occurs before labor. Continue reading “The differences between true labor and false labor”