Pregnancy

Methotrexate and pregnancy: Effects and how to stay safe

2019-08-09T11:13:10+00:00

Methotrexate is a first-line treatment for rheumatoid arthritis. If a person takes this drug during pregnancy, it can cause birth abnormalities. Both partners should avoid methotrexate when planning to become pregnant and during pregnancy.Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic autoimmune disease that causes inflammation of the joints. It is 2–3 times more common in females than in males. Methotrexate can [...]

Methotrexate and pregnancy: Effects and how to stay safe2019-08-09T11:13:10+00:00

How and when to take a pregnancy test

2019-07-23T15:32:59+00:00

Pregnancy tests help women to determine if they are pregnant. These tests work by picking up on markers in urine or blood that indicate pregnancy.Knowing which type of pregnancy test is most suitable, and understanding how to use them, helps ensure results are accurate. Whether taken at home or in a doctor's office, being informed [...]

How and when to take a pregnancy test2019-07-23T15:32:59+00:00

What to know about bleeding nipples

2019-07-15T12:08:28+00:00

Causes of bleeding nipples vary. While it is more common in females, males can also experience bleeding nipples. Some causes of bleeding nipples relate to breastfeeding or the milk ducts. Other causes include irritation, infection, and less frequently, specific diseases.In this article, we examine several causes of bleeding nipples and the symptoms that may occur [...]

What to know about bleeding nipples2019-07-15T12:08:28+00:00

What Does TTC Mean and 5 Ways to Save Money When TTC

2019-07-10T08:39:05+00:00

Meaning and the importance of that If you’ve spent any amount of time on a pregnancy message board, you’ve noticed that its users seem to speak in their own abbreviated codes. More often than not, theses term are fairly easy to figure out, but there are some that even a know-it-all mom-to-be doesn’t understand. Mainly [...]

What Does TTC Mean and 5 Ways to Save Money When TTC2019-07-10T08:39:05+00:00