Pregnancy illness & complications
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Hyperemesis Gravida - the low-down
Severe and relentless nausea, vomiting and weight-loss in pregnancy is likely to be Hyperemesis Gravida, not just morning sickness

13 September 2012

HELLP syndrome need to know
Find out what HELLP is and what symptoms to look out for

18 June 2012

Obstetric Cholestasis
Symptoms, risks and what you need to know about Obstetric Cholostasis and itching in pregnancy

15 March 2012

Abnormalities of the uterus
Although this shouldn’t affect your fertility, it could make carrying your baby during pregnancy a bit tougher

08 March 2012

Molar Pregnancy
A rare but devastating pregnancy complication

01 March 2012

High blood pressure in pregnancy
Your blood pressure will naturally fluctuate in pregnancy but changes aren’t always something to worry about and high blood pressure doesn’t always mean pre-eclampsia

24 February 2012

Placental Abruption
Everything you need to know about one of the most common causes of miscarriage

22 February 2012

Low amniotic fluid (oligohydramnios)
All the facts on low amniotic fluid – from what causes it to how it will affect your baby

17 February 2012

Pre-eclampsia - staying alert
Detection and treatment are the keys to reining-in the risks from this pregnancy illness

13 February 2012

Probiotics link to lower risk of pre-eclampsia
Pregnant women are less likely to suffer with pre-eclampsia if they eat or drink milk or yoghurt with ‘good’ bacteria

16 September 2011

Special diet may prevent pre-eclampsia
Taking dietary supplements could reduce the risk of pregnant women developing the condition, research suggests

20 May 2011

Why am I bleeding in pregnancy?
Bleeding in pregnancy can signal a miscarriage and is worrying in any trimester, but often there is no cause for concern

11 May 2011

Could heart disease drugs help treat pre-eclampsia?
Common cholesterol treatment thought to be the solution for pregnant women suffering from this pregnancy complication

21 April 2011
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Bleeding in early pregnancy
Bleeding in early pregnancy is not always a problem. Early pregnancy spotting can be implantation bleeding or hormonal bleeding, both common in the first trimester. But heavier bleeding early in your pregnancy may be sign something is wrong

10 April 2011
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Discovery of pre-eclampsia genes could lead to treatment breakthrough
Faulty genes could be the cause of pre-eclampsia in pregnancy

23 March 2011

Hope for women who suffer pregnancy complications
After Amanda Holden’s sad news, charity Wellbeing of Women reveals its research into pregnancy and offers bereaved couples the chance to help

16 February 2011

Mum-to-be fears she’ll be asleep when her baby is born!
Pregnant Nathalie Hoyland suffers from Kleine-Levin syndrome, which causes uncontrollable sleeping for days, weeks and sometimes months

16 February 2011

Artificial pancreas promises pregnancy diabetes breakthrough
Innovative new device could help regulate diabetes in pregnancy and mums who had gestational diabetes are warned they may be at risk of the condition returning

01 February 2011

Pregnancy urine test could predict pre-eclampsia
Scientists have devised a test that could identify mums-to-be most likely to develop high blood pressure

25 November 2010

New blood test developed to predict ectopic pregnancies
Pregnant women could soon be able to receive an early diagnosis of an ectopic pregnancy, after scientists develop a new blood screening test

29 October 2010

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