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Amniotic Fluid embolism

How To Recognize Amniotic Fluid Embolism And Its Risk Factors

Amniotic fluid embolism or anaphylactoid syndrome of pregnancy is a rare but life threatening condition that occurs when the amniotic fluid (the fluid that surrounds the fetus during pregnancy) or any fetal material enter the maternal bloodstream. This can occur during labor, a cesarean section, after abnormal vaginal delivery or during the second trimester of […]

bleeding in pregnancy

How to Manage Bleeding During Pregnancy

Bleeding during pregnancy is not normal and every woman should seek the help of their obstetrician immediately upon discovery of bleeding. Vaginal bleeding may endanger the fetus in a woman’s womb and it is most common during the first trimester of pregnancy. The bleeding may be light or heavy and may become a cause for […]

First Aid for Childbirth

If your wife or any other family member is expecting a baby, it is important that you are prepared and ready for the delivery. Delivering a baby is not a difficult job; however, it can be a bit exciting. Therefore, it is important that you and the mother do not panic and stay calm. You should […]