Pregistry Newsletter- October 19, 2020

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ALL ABOUT

BRAXTON HICKS- LABOR OR FALSE ALARM?

When you are expecting a baby it is really common to experience lots of unfamiliar aches, pains and twinges as your baby grows and develops in the womb. From your muscles stretching as your bump grows, to your baby pressing heavily on your bladder, or even the odd affectionate kick in the ribs, women very quickly learn to adapt to these unfamiliar sensations during pregnancy. Read the full article here!

EXPERT REPORT

ROSACEA DURING PREGNANCY

Learning to love your new pregnancy body and baby bump can be tough. The stretch marks, dimples, pimples, and dry patches are a part of what your body takes in stride to grow the living miracle inside of you. Rosacea is a common skin condition that causes redness and visible blood vessels in your face. These signs and symptoms may flare up for weeks to months and then go away for a while. Rosacea can be mistaken for acne, other skin problems or natural ruddiness. Rosacea can result in the feeling of skin tightness, itchiness, and overall uncomfortability. Read our blog on The Pulse here, and available now, our extensive Expert Report written by one of our doctors!

LAST WEEK’S TOP BLOG

NEONATAL JAUNDICE EXPLAINED FOR NEW MOMS AND DADS

The term jaundice refers to a yellow discoloring of the skin and the sclera (the white part of the  eyes). Jaundice in the newborn is called neonatal jaundice and it develop for any of a variety of reasons. Before taking a look at those reasons, let’s first discuss jaundice as a phenomenon occurring in anybody.

PREGISTRY FEATURES 

SOCIAL FORUMS

Pregistry has many useful tools to help you during your pregnancy. One example is our Social Forums. This is your place to interact with fellow pregnant women, friends, health care professionals, and Pregistry staff. Most forums are public and open to all, others are private to protect your confidentiality and to provide you with a safe environment to ask and discuss any issues that are important to you. Learn more here!

Pregistry’s vision is a world in which all pregnant women and their health care providers have the accurate information they need to successfully treat medical conditions that occur during pregnancy and ensure the best health outcomes for mothers and their babies. 
Sarita Balaban
Sarita Balaban is an undergraduate student at Touro College Los Angeles. As a Digital Marketing Associate, Sarita edits Pregistry's weekly newsletter and designs images for our social medial channels.

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