Your guide to pregnancy

By week

First trimester

How to prevent constipation in pregnancy
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Gestational diabetes: treatment
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HELLP syndrome
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Pregnancy and maternity leave discrimination: your rights
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Hyperemesis gravidarum or extreme morning sickness
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How to spot sepsis
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Hot weather and high body temperature during pregnancy
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Pregnancy calculator: When is my due date?
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Pregnancy weight gain: what’s ‘normal’ in stones and kg
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Health professionals you might see during your pregnancy
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Carbon monoxide testing in pregnancy
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What not to eat when you’re pregnant: a quick guide
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Vasa praevia in pregnancy
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Pregnancy money timeline
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Continuity of care: what you need to know
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Gender, positions and cravings in pregnancy: truth or myth
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Am I pregnant? Early signs and symptoms
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How long does it take to know I’m pregnant?
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What to eat when pregnant and eating out: a quick guide
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What to eat when pregnant: the truth and the myths
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Flying when pregnant: what you need to know
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Driving while pregnant: seat belts and staying safe
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Group B Streptococcus: what you need to know in pregnancy
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Maternity pay explained
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Telling your boss you’re pregnant: FAQs
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How maternity leave and pregnancy affect career progression
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How to announce pregnancy at work to colleagues
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Sex during pregnancy: dads' questions answered
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First trimester: tips for dads to be
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Pregnancy workouts: safety
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Nosebleeds during pregnancy
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Sex in trimester one, two and three of pregnancy
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Pregnancy maternity notes: understanding them
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Babies born with disabilities: tests and support
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Miscarriage: your questions answered
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Miscarriage: eight things that can help afterwards
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Miscarriage: the signs and what really happens
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Intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy: What is it?
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Rhesus negative blood and pregnancy: what you need to know
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What does a midwife do and other FAQs
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Emotions during pregnancy
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Smoking during pregnancy
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Pelvic girdle pain (PGP) is common in pregnancy. Read about the causes and how to reduce the discomfort of pelvic, hip and back pain in pregnancy.
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Drugs and prescriptions in pregnancy
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Sex during pregnancy: questions and concerns
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Is it normal to have headaches, spotting or cramps in pregnancy?
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Which vitamins to take during pregnancy
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Alcohol: can I drink when I’m pregnant?
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Excessive saliva in pregnancy
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Heartburn, indigestion and acid reflux in pregnancy
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Vaginal discharge during pregnancy: your questions answered
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Pregnancy hormones: progesterone, oestrogen and the mood swings
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Antenatal or prenatal depression: signs, symptoms and support
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Gestational diabetes
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Rubella during pregnancy: what you need to know
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Endometriosis: A short guide
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Genital herpes and pregnancy: your questions answered
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Pyelonephritis: kidney infection in pregnancy
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Exercise during pregnancy: what to know
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Antenatal screening in pregnancy
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Constipation in pregnancy, haemorrhoids and anal fissures
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Infections during pregnancy
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Pregnancy blood and screening tests – are they necessary?
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Back pain in pregnancy
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Morning sickness and pregnancy nausea
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Itching in pregnancy: five things you need to know
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Pelvic floor and stomach exercises in pregnancy
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Radiation and pregnancy
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Leg cramps during pregnancy: how to avoid them
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Carpal tunnel syndrome in pregnancy
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Down's syndrome, Edwards' syndrome and Patau's syndrome testing: what you need to know in pregnancy
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Deciding about antenatal screening and testing
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Choosing an independent midwife
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Cold weather and pregnancy
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Eating disorders in pregnancy
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Pregnancy week 1
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Pregnancy week 2
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Pregnancy week 3
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Pregnancy week 4
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Pregnancy week 5
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Pregnancy week 6
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Pregnancy week 7
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Pregnancy week 8
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Pregnancy week 9
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Pregnancy week 10
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Pregnancy week 11
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Pregnancy week 12
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