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pre-eclampsia

Pregnancy
June 27, 2016

The ins and outs of pre-eclampsia

Pre-eclampsia is a condition that affects some pregnant women, and it is marked by high blood pressure, a high level of protein in the urine, and often swelling in the feet, legs, hands and face. (more…)
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Pregnancy
January 25, 2015

5 Dangerous pregnancy symptoms

Pregnancy is something your body is built to handle - as long as you’re going for regular check-ups and know what to expect, there’s no reason you shouldn’t enjoy a happy and healthy pregnancy. But there are some pregnancy symptoms that you should watch out for - if you experience any of these, call your doctor right away. 1. Pain in the middle or upper tummy area. Sharp or severe pain in your middle or upper tummy, with or without nausea or vomiting, could be caused by severe indigestion, heartburn, a stomach bug, or food poisoning, which could be indirectly…
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