What Do You Know About Having a Healthy Pregnancy?
Pregnancy is an exciting and busy time for couples. You spend time wondering about
your baby-to-be and making plenty of preparations to welcome the newest member of
your family. By taking this quiz, you can learn which lifestyle behaviors are most
helpful and which may be harmful to your developing child.
is the most critical for the baby. All internal organs form at this time, and the
embryo is the most susceptible to toxins.
of which condition?
tend to develop diabetes and high blood pressure more often than younger women.
amounts while you’re pregnant?
can range from 25 to 40 pounds.
technically safe, but you may want to check with your healthcare provider about exercise
that’s appropriate for you.
In what way?
have also found that a mother’s high stress affects the baby’s temperament and neurobehavioral
during the third trimester. When you do travel, carry a medical ID card with the name
and phone number of your obstetrician.