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second trimester

Pregnancy
October 24, 2017

What are the normal symptoms of pregnancy?

For expectant moms, pregnancy is generally a roller-coaster of hormones and emotions, ranging from excitement and anticipation to fear of the unknown. The good news is, it’s natural and entirely normal to feel this way – so take a deep breath and enjoy the journey to parenthood. If you’re a first time mom, then this is where you need to be. We spoke to Dr Russell Thomson, one of our resident doctors at Hello Doctor about common symptoms and what to expect in each trimester. Dr. Thomson suggests scheduling a visit with your doctor as soon as you suspect that…
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Pregnancy
December 17, 2013

Second trimester: Week 13-28

With the first trimester out of the way, most woman start feeling much better, especially when the worst of the symptoms like nausea and tiredness ease. However, with many of the early symptoms gone, women now start having to come to terms with their changing bodies. It’s in the second trimester that the abdomen starts expanding as the baby grows. Perhaps what’s most exciting about this period is that before this trimester ends you will feel your baby move for the first time. (more…)
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