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Pregnancy Complications

Learn all about complications of pregnancy from miscarriages and abortions to dealing with hypertension and diabetes during pregnancy.

Diabetes and Pregnancy: Causes and Management
Diabetes and Pregnancy: Causes and Management

Around 2-4% women will develop diabetes during pregnancy – you may hear this ...

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Urinary Tract Infection in Pregnancy
Urinary Tract Infection in Pregnancy

Pregnancy – it’s supposed to be one of the most magical experiences a ...

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Tubal Pregnancy
Tubal Pregnancy

During the normal course of pregnancy, fertilized eggs attach to the lining of ...

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Toxoplasmosis: Cat Disease during Pregnancy
Toxoplasmosis: Cat Disease during Pregnancy

In Australia, toxoplasmosis infects 5-10% of pregnant women each year. Toxoplasma gondii, the ...

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Thyroid and Pregnancy
Thyroid and Pregnancy

What is the thyroid? The thyroid is a gland found in front of ...

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Why we cannot screen for autism
Why we cannot screen for autism

As a pregnant woman, I was offered the chance to test my unborn ...

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Constipation, Gas & Bloating During Pregnancy
Constipation, Gas & Bloating During Pregnancy

Gas, bloating and constipation during pregnancy are common complaints for many women. More ...

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Pre-eclampsia
Pre-eclampsia

Pre-eclampsia is a condition affecting pregnant mums primarily characterized by high blood pressure, ...

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Placenta Accreta: Facts You Need To Know
Placenta Accreta: Facts You Need To Know

Placenta accreta is a condition that occurs during pregnancy where the placenta becomes ...

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Miscarriages: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment
Miscarriages: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment

Miscarriage. We know, it’s like a swear word isn’t it? We’ve taken a ...

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Meningitis: the facts you need to know
Meningitis: the facts you need to know

You’ve most likely heard of meningitis – but what is it exactly? It’s ...

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Leaking Amniotic Fluid
Leaking Amniotic Fluid

Fluid leaking during the third trimester of pregnancy, especially during weeks 34 to ...

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