Pregnancy · Uncategorized

Second Pregnancy; Trimester Two

Ah, the hallowed second trimester. The one where you get the glow and the energy. The bit where you feel the first flutters and your tummy actually looks like a bump, rather than extreme Easter Egg consumption. I must admit in the throes of the first trimester, when I was falling asleep on the sofa… Continue reading Second Pregnancy; Trimester Two

Advertisements
Pregnancy · Uncategorized

Second pregnancy. First Trimester.

The first trimester of any pregnancy is always a challenge. There's the nausea/morning sickness, getting used to the swathe of hormones that are rushing through your body and the hit-the-wall and then some tiredness. There's also the question of when you tell people you're expecting. Telling my little boy I was pregnant Anyone with a… Continue reading Second pregnancy. First Trimester.

Pregnancy · Uncategorized

Top tips for treating pregnancy related rashes

FIRST UP! If you are experiencing any form of rash, irritation or itching during your pregnancy, PLEASE CONSULT WITH A MEDICAL PRACTITIONER IN THE FIRST INSTANCE. Pregnancy related rashes can be indications of more serious conditions and should not be self-treated without first consulting your midwife, GP or consultant. If you are suffering from the… Continue reading Top tips for treating pregnancy related rashes

Pregnancy · Uncategorized

PUPPS, PEP and Pregnancy Related Rashes

"Scabies rash" "Flea bites" "Chicken pox" "Meningitis rash" Just some of the more recent phrases I've searched for on Google. In fact, if you saw my search history you would unearth a plethora of disturbing images of various types of rashes as I attempt to self-diagnose what this godforsaken stupid itching is all about. It… Continue reading PUPPS, PEP and Pregnancy Related Rashes