Second Trimester

Fast Facts: Preeclampsia

Test your knowledge about this pregnancy complication.

Pregnancy Pains

Expectant mothers may experience all sorts of aches and twinges. Use these tips to help you stay comfortable.

Safe Traveling During Pregnancy

Take time to get out of town before baby arrives. Traveling during pregnancy is safe if you take the proper precautions.

Sleeping for Two

As pregnancy progresses, heartburn, backaches and a growing baby bump all contribute to restless nights. If a good night’s sleep is becoming increasingly elusive, here is what you need to know.

Navigating the Ups and Downs of Pregnancy Emotions

Feel like you’re riding an emotional rollercoaster? You’re not alone—most moms-to-be experience mood swings during their pregnancies.

Hair Changes and Pregnancy

If your hair feels different during pregnancy, you’re experiencing common changes that can affect women who are expecting.

Putting a Spotlight on Placenta Accreta

After baby enters the world, the placenta—the organ that nourished your baby during pregnancy via the umbilical cord—should follow, but what if it’s anchored in place?

How to Pamper Yourself During Pregnancy

Treat yourself to spa services when you are expecting a new arrival.

On-the-road Tips for Moms-to-be

You avoid potentially dangerous exercises and have memorized the list of foods and medications that are off limits. But are you up to date on bump-friendly car safety?

Controlling Your Cravings

You don’t have to let your pregnancy hunger pangs take control.

You’re halfway there! Throughout your pregnancy questions may come up. Don’t hesitate to speak with your provider about everything that’s on your mind. Learn more about the birthing center at Helena Regional Medical Center.

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