First Trimester Health

Your first trimester is often the toughest. Here you'll learn about common first trimester issues pregnant women experience including spotting, cramps, and more. Plus, we'll teach you how your healthcare provider will be tracking your weight gain, nutrition, hormones, blood pressure, and more - and why.

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What to Expect in the First Trimester

For most women, the first 12 or so weeks of pregnancy are the most consuming because everything is new, exciting, and a bit overwhelming. Consider this your manual for understanding everything to come.
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Celebs Have Crappy First Trimesters Just Like Us

First trimester morning sickness is very common, even celebs like Tori Spelling, Tia Mowry, Kim Kardashian West, Ali Landry & Gwyneth Paltrow aren't immune.
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Pregnancy Confidential Podcast Week 9: OMG I'm Pregnant!

Find out what's going on in week 9 of your pregnancy on this episode of Pregnancy Confidential.
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10 Strange Pregnancy Symptoms

Everyone expects morning sickness and funny cravings during pregnancy, but there are plenty of other strange pregnancy symptoms you might not know about.
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Handling a Tough First Trimester of Pregnancy

Exhaustion, nausea, sore breasts and other symptoms are very common during the first trimester of pregnancy. While they usually do improve by the fourth month, it helps to know how to cope with these discomforts in the meantime. 
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Your First Trimester Diet

Eating well now and throughout your pregnancy is crucial. Make sure you get off on the right foot.
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More First Trimester Health

10 First Trimester To-Dos

Congratulations on your pregnancy! You've seen the positive markers on an at-home pregnancy test and a blood test has confirmed you're expecting. Now what do you do? Our checklist will help you get through your first trimester and pave the way for the rest of your pregnancy ... and your new life with Baby!
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Understanding HCG Levels in Pregnancy

Levels of human chorionic gonadotropin hormone (hCG) rise quickly in the first trimester, but hCG levels can vary significantly. Check out this guide to understanding your hCG levels throughout pregnancy.
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