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Is it Safe to Use Icy Hot While Pregnant?

Are you experiencing the typical aches and pains that come with pregnancy? Or is the pain more extreme, and you are searching for a solution to safely ease your discomfort? When I was pregnant, I wanted instant relief for all of the pains I felt, so I truly understand this situation.

If you have considered some of your old standby remedies, there is a possibility that you thought about using Icy Hot while pregnant. You might have even given it a try, in a desperate moment of muscle pain and pregnancy related soreness.

However, just how safe is it to use this product while pregnant?

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When Does the Placenta Take Over? The Truth About It!

As your baby grows and matures while you are pregnant, he isn't the only one that grows! Parts around your womb begin to develop as well to keep your baby alive. One of those parts that grow in your uterus is the placenta. But what exactly is the placenta and when does the placenta take over?

It's crucial to know what happens while you're pregnant, especially with what happens as your placenta begins to develop. After all, it's the lifeline between your baby and blood supply! Read on as I show the things you'll need to know about the placenta and when it begins to take over.

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When Can You Find Out Baby Gender? The Ways to Predict Baby’s Sex

While carrying your baby, you're probably wondering about his (or her) gender! I'm sure you can't wait to find out if you'll be painting your room pink or blue, but the question is: "When can you find out baby gender?" Many factors can affect your baby's gender during conception, which can help you and your partner conceive a baby of your preferred gender.

So if you want to know about your baby's gender, read on as I show you the details that affect this and how you can find out if your little one will be a girl or a boy!

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What Does Morning Sickness Feel Like and How Do You Prevent It?

In the months leading to your pregnancy, you might have had the foresight to ask questions such as 'what does morning sickness feel like?' Many of these concerns are very quickly followed by what might just be the happiest moments of any parent's life. Bringing life into this world is by far one of the most glorious acts of love.

However, for about 80% of mothers-to-be, this joyous occasion is quickly followed by a few months that can be rather tough. This is especially true when they suddenly find themselves nauseated by the sight or even smell of certain types of food. Also known as NVP (Nausea and Vomiting of Pregnancy), morning sickness happens to be one of the most common conditions affecting mothers-to-be the world over. Here is what you need to know about morning sickness and how you can survive it.

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Foods to avoid during pregnancy – Comprehensive Guide

First of all, congratulations you on the fantastic news!

In nine months, you will experience a life-changing event that will move and turn your life most beautifully. Yes, the beauty of parenting is something that can't be matched with anything that exists in our universe, and the best thing of all is – you are in the epicenter.

Besides the euphoria and the constant preparations for the arrival of the little one, you must take care of your physical and mental health during the pregnancy. For me, the most challenging task was the choice of food that I can or can’t eat. I will be honest; sometimes you will have hard time because you will have to give up on some types of goodies that you REALLY like to eat.

After first consultations with your doctor and friends which have already been through pregnancy – soon, you will realize that advices are different from one person to another. As an individual who was already pregnant and gave birth to a baby, I’ve started to gather and note information related to this issue, which I can now share with you.

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Getting to the Bottom of Pooping a Lot during Pregnancy

Should I be pooping a lot during pregnancy? Will I go from one extreme to the other in relation to bowel movements? How do I deal with this?

During pregnancy, your body goes through many changes. Your digestive and excretory systems are no different. So to address this question, we will look at these changes and how they affect your bowel movements. Also, we’ll look at what you can do to address these issues.

This information would help in maintaining a healthy and (dare I say?) comfortable pregnancy.

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What Does Ovulation Pain Feel Like?

If you want to start becoming a parent, then there are ways on how you can improve your chances of getting pregnant. One of them would be getting the timing just right and having sex during your ovulation period. While there are ways you can predict your ovulation, you may also experience a few symptoms with it. Sometimes it may be painful as well! So what does ovulation pain feel like? Knowing the feeling is critical so you know when to time the dates you have sex for better conception, as well as how you can treat it.

So read on as I talk about ovulation and what to expect.

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What is Chemical Pregnancy? Learn About What to Expect Here

Pregnancy is one of the best milestones to experience when you and your partner aspire to become parents. Unfortunately, not all pregnancies would lead to successful births. There is such a thing as chemical pregnancy, which is what accounts for nearly 75% of miscarriages. But what is chemical pregnancy exactly?

Read on to learn more about chemical pregnancy and what to expect if you have gone through this process. You'll be learning more about why it happens and how to differ the signs of chemical pregnancy with typical symptoms while carrying your baby.

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