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Smoking is injurious to health. It does the major damage when a pregnant women continue to smoke. Smoking can lead to a lot of problems in your baby. The worst thing is that it can lead to sudden infant death syndrome. It is always advisable to quit smoking while pregnant. What are the effects of smoking during pregnancy? Smoking during pregnancy will affect the baby adversely. It will cause many problems like premature birth and birth defects. It may lead to miscarriage. It will affect the development of the fetus. It may increase the risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, the infant death. It will affect the weight of the baby. How can I quit smoking while pregnant? Quitting smoking during pregnancy is a good decision for baby and mom. But it is very difficult for an addicted woman to stop smoking. Some of the methods to quit smoking include, Tell your doctor or midwife that you smoke. A counseling – A doctor should convince the woman who is planning a baby or the pregnant woman on the harmful effects of smoking. He should also clearly state the benefits of quitting smoking. Try to stop quitting gradually. Reduce your number […]
Acidity is caused due to changing hormones during pregnancy. In the later months, it is more due to the increasing size of baby in your womb which is pressing your stomach and causing acidity. It is the most common problem which many women face during their pregnancy. Here are a few useful tips which can help you get the relief you need: Eat small meals rather than three big meals: Eat frequent smaller meals rather than eating three big meals. Avoid over-eating and eat slowly rather than eating faster. Eat healthy: Pregnancy is a time when our taste buds need different types of food. Try to keep your taste buds satisfied by eating healthy food. Junk can only worsen the acidity. Avoid Smoking / Alcohol: Smoking and alcohol can lead to bad effects on your health and worsen your acidity. Avoid them as much as possible. Increase your fluid intake: Try drinking lot of fluids specially water. Fluids will subside the acidity from your body and reduce indigestion. Avoid acidity triggers: You should notice if there is something in your diet that is causing more acidity. In some it is seen that fruit juices, chocolates etc. lead to acidity. Avoid […]
Arrival of a new baby in the family is the most wonderful thing to happen to any couple. Here is a list of things you need to put a check on in order to ensure you are ready for his/her arrival: 1- Birth Announcement Script: There is nothing more exciting than to announce the birth of your baby to your loved ones specially if they are not with you on that big day. Plan how and what you are going to tell them once your baby arrives. You might do it via Pinterest or design something with some nice text and decoration and just leave a space to add the most beautiful picture of the year – surely everyone is waiting for it. 2- Your baby’s first outfit: I still remember when my baby arrived, my husband was asked for an outfit for him. Though not planned, he shuffled through the bag and came up with a superman dress for him. Yes, that became his first dress from his parents, still preserved with us. Plan your baby’s first outfit. It’s the most exciting thing to do and avoid any last minute confusions. 3- Nursing Bra- If you are going to […]