Feel you want this pregnancy to be your last and wondering about what to do about contraception afterwards?

Many women get part way through a pregnancy and decide this will be their last one.  This gets them thinking about what contraception would work for them next.  They have many options and the option they choose will be very personal to them.  Certain factors they may need to take into account are age, relationship … Continue reading Feel you want this pregnancy to be your last and wondering about what to do about contraception afterwards?

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Pregnancy-related (gestational) diabetes – do I need a test for this?

Pregnancy-related diabetes occurs in fewer than 5 out of 100 pregnancies.  However, it is important to diagnose as can have implications not only for you but also your baby.  Issues for you range from symptoms like increased thirst, needing to pass urine more often and fatigue to pre-eclampsia and type 2 diabetes developing later in … Continue reading Pregnancy-related (gestational) diabetes – do I need a test for this?