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third 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

Third trimester: Week 29- 40

By the third trimester you’re in the final stretch, however, sometimes symptoms experienced in the second trimester continue, plus the third trimester comes with its own challenges. Most notably, many women find it difficult to breathe normally, and they have to go to the toilet more often. This is normal though, and it’s due to the fact that your baby is getting bigger and putting more pressure on your organs. (more…)
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